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1863 Appalachian Bistro


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner

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The 1863 Grill has been bringing Elkins top-quality taste for over 50 years. We're famous for our melt-in-your-mouth cinnamon rolls, but we've perfected every detail of every dish, from the mouth-watering steaks and seafood down to the fresh-squeezed lemonade and Kansas City style BBQ. Gather around our table and know that we'll be waiting to welcome you warmly as if you were our own family, so make your plans to join us to celebrate the good things in life – family, friends, and Great Food for Every Occasion. Even Tuesday.
$8 - $35
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago

They have very good food here. We eat here when we come to the car shows in Elkins in July. The staff is friendly and the restrooms are clean. They have some tantalizing dishes. There menu is on line so u can take a sneak...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sharon F
Reviewed December 11, 2018

1863 has had several management/owner changes over the past few years, my wife and i decided to give it a try on their Thanksgiving day buffet, as we had not been there for quite some time. It was very good! Not sure what it would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mudrockatc
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Unexpected surprise they had a very good Prime Rib. Limited beer selection, no draft, but had the local Big Timber Porter that paired well with the Prime Rib.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank edwardp803
Reviewed October 31, 2018

The food is good, average, what you would expect. I had fettucini and my spouse had the shrimp, both were good. The service and servers were good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tippegirl2
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a great dinner here this evening. I had the Chicken Diane and my husband had the baked steak. Both were delicious. We topped it off with a cinnamon roll that was to die for. Our server was pleasant and the restaurant itself is very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PhyllisJ563
Reviewed September 27, 2018

We were staying at the Isaac Jackson hotel, so this was an easy walk to grab some dinner. My friend had been here before and knew it was good. The place is really neat inside and our food was great. Our poor waitress was the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Eric T
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Nothing outstanding about the food. You probably can make what I ordered at home just as easily. I had a steak that was supposed to be medium rare and it was close to being well done. The green beans were oily and had no flavor....More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

This restaurant is just ok. There's potential there. I had the baked steak that is one of their specialties. Had to try it. Tasted more like pot roast. Not many places to eat in Elkins so I would say try it. I would go back...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nobo47
Reviewed August 14, 2018

These folks are hitting it out of the park! Several delightful encounters over the past few weeks! I made group orders for carry-out twice during my summer job. We enjoy good food, but don't always get the chance to slip away for a good meal....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LoriWV
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

This place just got a new bar and staff and was unfortunately quite confused on who was serving where and whom!! We finally went to sit at the bar and got good service Seems to be a family operation and when they saw us upset...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Monique L
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April 4, 2017|
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Response from runnels1952 | Reviewed this property |
The 1863 Grill does not serve alcoholic beverages at this time but as I understand it will in the future, there is no bar.
September 22, 2015|
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Response from rubbrman29 | Reviewed this property |
Credit and debit cards are accepted. I have not tried using checks to pay for services at this restaurant or any others.
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