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Smokey's on the Gorge

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219 Chestnutburg Road, Lansing, WV
+1 888-650-1931
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Lewisburg, West Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We try to go at least once a year. Lovely setting, fresh veggies and salads and good buffet entrees. There is always fish and beef and then other entree choices. A cheese board and several delightful desserts. A full bar if you like and flavored iced teas. Everyone is pleasant and it is always an awesome wonderful experience and setting.

Thank wvjake
Maysville, Kentucky
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our breakfast and dinner was included in our package deal at Adventures on the Gorge and we chose Smokey's that morning. Best breakfast buffet ever! The outdoor seating area was beautiful and perfect to begin our day of adventure! Very friendly staff. We returned for dinner because breakfast was so good and they did not disappoint in the least! Absolutely... More 

Thank Katrina T
Noblesville, Indiana
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food! Buffet but more like in service only. There were about 5 main courses and they were wonderful. Not the same main courses every night. Awesome salad bar and no wait when booked ahead of time. Also great breakfast options. The staff is always refilling so the food is fresh and hot.

Thank ndcar
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91 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Smokey's on the Gorge is one of our favorite spots to drive and eat. The setting is rustic and overlooks the New River Gorge so the views are some of the best you can get. Food is buffet style with selections that change daily. Although a bit pricey, I still think the unique setting and beautiful views makes it worth... More 

Thank johndwilliams
Redwood City, California
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a white water rafting trip in West Virginia with a group of friends. Went looking for a fun place to have dinner and found Smokey on the Gorge. What a fun resort loaded with lots to do. The restaurant was the reason we were there. A Saturday night in Oak Hill you really need to have a reservation.... More 

Thank Fran G
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Overall, very good food quality for a buffet. Need to refill buffet more on weekdays. Very good beer selection and the view can't be beat!

Thank Sammar A
Palatine, Illinois
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Smokey's has excellent service and fantastic food! A fine indoor/outdoor dining experience. Highly recommended!

Thank weberx6
Clayton, North Carolina
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97 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Since we were staying on the grounds we stopped here for dinner. The food & drinks were a bit pricey, the taste of the food was okay. One of our orders was completely wrong and had to be sent back. The waitress seemed annoyed she had to get a manager, and even the manager seemed like she's made the same... More 

Thank Ferrickhead28
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We prepaid $25/meal for this dinner on a Monday evening. The décor of Smokey's is nice, waitress got our drinks very quickly, but food is just so-so...sort of like a Longhorn Steakhouse buffet without the steak and NO aus jus or gravy for meat and potatoes. There was an overcooked small (think tendorloin size, but it was a prime rib).... More 

Thank Kim S
Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Had both breakfast and dinner buffets included as part of our rafting package. Wasn't expecting much, but WOW! Best Mac&Cheese ever. 4 types of protein (Chicken Rockelfeller; Herbed Pork; Some sliced Steak dish, and salmon - all excellent. Very good salad bar and deserts as well. Wasn't sure of the price since it was included, but would have paid $30+... More 

Thank mikethomas631

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Chestnutburg Road, Lansing, WV
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 888-650-1931
Smokey's on the Gorge is Adventures on the Gorge's premier dining option. Housed in a showcase timber frame pavilion perched on the rim of the New River Gorge, Smokey's offers amazing full-service buffets, friendly service and breathtaking views.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?