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“Great lunch spot!”
Review of Old Rock Cafe

Old Rock Cafe
Ranked #3 of 14 Restaurants in Chimney Rock
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $6 - $9
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating
Description: Start the day off right with one of our signature biscuits, which are named after the places folks love to visit in the region. Whether you want a Bearwallow Bacon, Egg and Cheese Biscuit or a savory Florence Preserve Biscuits, we have something for you every Saturday and Sunday. During lunch, enjoy a local grassfed burger, grilled sandwiches, salads and fresh baked fruit cobblers at this down-to-earth diner located at the entrance to Chimney Rock State Park. Relax outdoors on the riverside deck with a great view of Chimney Rock and the Rocky Broad River rushing by. Try one of the local craft brews or sip on a glass of wine. Check out the memorabilia of the "Rock" covering the walls for a glimpse of what life was like here over the past 100 years.
Reviewed January 1, 2014

We enjoyed our lunch after visiting Chimney Rock. Diverse, very good menu with something for everyone, even vegetarians. If you're going to Chimney Rock, you get at 15% discount, so bring your receipt!

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Reviewed December 29, 2013

The general manager Talia does a fabulous job running this restaurant! The staff provided excellent customer service. The food was a good value and we enjoyed it very much. The restaurant has a lot of pictures and memorabilia on the walls about the past of Chimney Rock Park. There is a beautiful covered and uncovered double level deck on the back. There are views of the river and there is direct access to the river and a river walk... It is in a great location with parking in front as well as access to a pay parking lot across the street. My family and I really enjoyed our experience and look forward to stopping in anytime we are in the area. There is even a little souvenir shop inside to browse.

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2  Thank gladacya
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ChimneyRockPark, Public Relations Manager at Old Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2014

Dear gladacya,
We're glad to hear that our food quality, value and customer service meet your every expectation! Bring the family anytime for a great meal! We'll greet you warmly at the door.
Sincerely,
Old Rock staff

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Reviewed December 19, 2013

We have stopped here a few times while attending chimney rock park over the years. Always good service and always good food. Best on the strip of you ask me!!

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2  Thank jennifertX3551EZ
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Reviewed December 19, 2013

We love Chimney Rock - My husband and I ate at the Old Rock one afternoon. He had the Bacon Cheeseburger Special with fries (drink included for $6.99! You cant beat that!) He even compares other burgers to "not as good as the one from the Old Rock!" - The chicken tenders with fries are an Old Rock Cafe staple for me!! They're great!!!
Eat on the patio by the river! Its a real treat!! Always clean! always friendly! Wide variety with food for everyone!!

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3  Thank MrsJenniferToney
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ChimneyRockPark, Public Relations Manager at Old Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2014

Dear MrsJenniferToney,
Thanks for your enthusiastic review and deeming our burger the best around! Your husband isn't the only one to call it such... our burger was ranked in Zagat's 2014 guide of "Must-try Burgers Across the Country." So he nailed it--sounds like your husband has a future in restaurant reviews! Come see us again when you're craving those chicken tenders.
Sincerely,
Old Rock staff

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Reviewed December 7, 2013

We don't live far away & when we come to Chimney Rock, this has become our favorite eateries! You get a lot for your money & the atmosphere, food & staff are great! You can sit on the covered deck by the river or enjoy indoor dining with wonderful pictures of present & past photos of Chimney Rock adorning the walls.

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