Restaurants and Cafes
Bars and Breweries


Hickory Nut Gorge Brewery Chimney Rock NCHICKORY NUT GORGE BREWERY – Chimney Rock Village, NC – (828) 436-7047 – Amazing location nestled along the banks of the Rocky Broad River in the Village of Chimney Rock, North Carolina. They take pride in bringing unique flavors with brews for you to enjoy in an excellent riverside setting!  With 4 decks that go all the way down to the water’s edge, there’s no better place to enjoy a local craft brew with friends and family.  While they’re all about the beer, they provide a limited menu of yummy snacks and meals to satisfy any tummy.  Visit their website by clicking the logo above, or by CLICKING HERE!  Phone (828) 436-7047


La Strada Restaurant Lake Lure NCLA STRADA AT LAKE LURE – Downtown Lake Lure, NC – The original family members have come to downtown Lake Lure with their family recipes offering one of the most varied and unique menus in the area. There’s something special for everyone including baked and sauteed pasta, New York and Sicilian style pizzas, baby back ribs, fresh seafood, chicken, burgers, salads and steak. The menu also includes a children’s section.  Be sure to sample some of the delicious appetizers and signature desserts. Wine, beer and mixed beverages are available from the full service bar. There are incredible views from the elevated and covered outdoor patio which has a seating capacity of more than 85 guests. There is a view from every indoor table as well!  Visit their website by clicking the logo above, or by CLICKING HERE! Phone (828) 625-1118

Larkins on the Lake Restaurant Lake Lure NCLARKIN’S ON THE LAKE – Lake Lure, NC – Established in 1998, Larkins On The Lake and Bay Front Bar & Grill are among the premier dining destinations in the beautiful setting of Lake Lure.  Bayfront Bar & Grill is the downstairs “on the water” dining option at Larkin’s on the Lake, and is open from 11:30am daily.  Bayfront features g
reat burgers, ribs, salads, seafood, and amazing margaritas!  Just pull your boat up to the convenient slips.  The difference from upstairs and downstairs seating is that Larkins On The Lake upstairs is entrees-only, and Bayfront on the water is burgers, sandwiches, and outside seating.  They are conveniently located at the intersection of Highway 64/74 and Highway 9, just down the road from Ingles market.  Visit their website by clicking the logo above, or by CLICKING HERE!  Phone (828) 625-4075


Medinas Village Bistro Restaurant Chimney Rock NCMEDINA’S VILLAGE BISTRO  – Chimney Rock Village, NC – This quaint bistro in downtown Chimney Rock is definitely a local’s favorite.  Sit inside or on the newly expanded outside patio, both with views of Chimney Rock!  They use fresh local eggs, produce, meats, and seafood, and know the source of all of their food. The food is prepared by people who have total compassion for serving wholesome food to you, and they use very little food that is not made in house.  They can provide menu items that are vegetarian, gluten free, and allergy free.  You’ll definitely want to try their World Famous Cinnamon Rolls and their Roasted Red Pepper and Smoked Gouda Cheese Soup!  Pets are welcome in the outside dining area!  Visit their website by clicking the logo above, or by CLICKING HERE!  Phone (828) 989-4529


Mr. Lake Lure's Things To Do Facebook PageMR LAKE LURE’S® THINGS TO DO – Lake Lure, NC – This Facebook page published by “Mr. Lake Lure” is the local’s guide to the area.  Stay up-to-date on everything Lake Lure including:  Restaurants, cafes, bars, breweries, festivals, events, attractions, shows, trails, hikes, holiday happenings, and much more.  Area videos and current events are frequently posted here including news, weather, traffic, and emergency information.  Here you will find discounts, specials, and last minute deals.  Sometimes you even see local gossip or secrets.  If you love Lake Lure, you should definitely visit, “like”, and follow this page!  Stay current by CLICKING HERE!  Phone: (828) 625-9734


River Watch Restaurant Grill and Bar Chimney Rock NCRIVER WATCH WATERFRONT BAR & GRILL – Chimney Rock Village, NC – Stop in and enjoy their famous all Angus beef burger and take in the best view of the Rocky Broad River and in-your-face views of Chimney Rock State Park!  They have a full service bar and over 50 local, craft and domestic beers to choose from.  You can always catch the game on one of their 9 High Definition TV’s.  They also have NFL Network , SEC Network and ESPN Packages!  Why go anywhere else, when all this is waiting for you downtown Chimney Rock!  Visit their website complete with menu by clicking the logo above or by CLICKING HERE!  Phone (828) 625-1030