The High Country  is truly a culinary destination. With award-winning restaurants featuring everything from local favorites to European cuisine, the High Country offers something for even the most discriminating palate.

Boone Independent Restaurants

BIR is an organization founded to promote local dining at independently-owned restaurants in and around Boone, NC.More Info

(828) 719-8693 :: Click For More Info

High Country Local First

HCLF is dedicated to supporting & strengthening locally owned independent bussinesses,farms and organizations in the High Country through education,More Info

(828) 773-3052 :: Click For More Info

The Rock Sports Bar & Grill

Our mission is to create the perfect place to watch sports and enjoy great food. We're all about friendly service in a laid-back atmosphere!More Info

(828) 386-1723 :: Click For More Info

Blue Ridge Dinner Theater

Tickets are $30 pre-ordered, $35 at the door. Buffet opens†at 6pm, show begins at 7:30pm. Call for tickets,†336-246-2900. Tickets includeMore Info

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Woodlands Barbeque

Featuring chopped and sliced beef, pork, ribs and chicken. Wide selection of sandwiches and Mexican daily specials. All ABC permits, wide-screenMore Info

(828) 295-3651 :: Click For More Info

The Historic Orchard at Altapass

Unspoiled family fun! Enjoy free live mountain music Wednesday through Sunday (May 1-November 1), hiking trails (open year-round), storytellingMore Info

(828) 765-9531 :: Click For More Info

The Hotel Tavern

The Hotel Tavern is a new and exciting restaurant/ bar located in the historic Old Hotel in West Jefferson, which serviced the Virginia CreeperMore Info

336-846-2121 :: Click For More Info

Rowland's at Westglow

Experience world-class culinary fare in our historic mansion, where the elegance of fine dining can be rediscovered amid gracious hospitalityMore Info

828-295-5141 :: Click For More Info

Boondocks Brewing Tap Room & Restaurant

Full Service Restaurant unsing local ingredients, Custom Catering & Banquet services, Monthly Wine and Beer Pairings, over 30 craft beers on tap and 2 fully stocked bars. Outside seating.More Info

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Dan'l Boone Inn Restaurant

Serving family style since 1959, the Dan'l Boone Inn serves throughout the year. Please call for seasonal hours and price information.More Info

(828) 264-8657 :: Click For More Info

Timberlake's Restaurant at Chetola

Beloved North Carolina artist Bob Timberlake is the inspiration behind this unique dining experience. Mr. Timberlake, who is known for creatingMore Info

(828) 295-5505 :: Click For More Info

Peddler Steak House

Offering quality cuisine in a relaxing atmosphere. Featuring gourmet soup, salad bar, lobster, crab legs, salmon, sword fish, tuna, chickenMore Info

(828) 264-4433 :: Click For More Info

Pepper's Restaurant

Pepper's has served great food in the High Country since 1975. Sandwiches, homemade desserts, fresh seafood and steaks. Check out our menuMore Info

(828) 262-1250 :: Click For More Info

The Gamekeeper Restaurant

Features modern mountain cuisine. Menu changes daily featuring freshest local produce and seasonal meats and fish. Outdoor dining with greatMore Info

(828) 963-7400 :: Click For More Info

Outback Steakhouse

With every meal, every dish, and every bite you'll taste two uncompromising ingredients: big bold flavor and awesome quality. Fresh, never frozenMore Info

(828) 295-6283 :: Click For More Info


Serving the original Chick-fil-A sandwich. Indoor Playground. Open 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Closed Sundays, ThanksgivingMore Info

(828) 264-4660 :: Click For More Info

RedTail Mountain

Located in Mountain City, Tennessee, RedTail Mountain is just minutes from Boone, North Carolina on 421. Here you will discover a mountain retreat that provides the BEST mountain golf in the area, upMore Info

(423) 727-7600 :: Click For More Info :: Deals

Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar

Since 1981, Makoto's of Boone has been providing a facility for a unique dining experience. Makoto's offers a rare combination of exceptionalMore Info

(828) 264-7976 :: Click For More Info

Stick Boy Kitchen

Breakfast bagels, scrumptious sandwiches, homemade soups and fresh salads, coffee, espresso, and smoothies.More Info

(828) 265-4141 :: Click For More Info

The Red Onion Cafe

The Red Onion Cafť' is a locally owned restaurant that has been in operation since 1985. The menu is designed to please the whole family andMore Info

(828) 264-5470 :: Click For More Info


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Visitor Information Center
Hours: Mon-Sat 9-5 | Sun 9-3

1700 Blowing Rock Road
Boone, NC 28607

800-438-7500 | 828-264-1299