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The Frog & the Monkey - CLOSED

128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
+1 828-898-3764
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
7 Jun 2014
“It saddened my wife and I to find out The Frog and The Monkey in Banner Elk has closed.”
25 May 2014
“Fun local food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 8 June 2014

We do not know the details, however it saddened us deeply to find a closed sign in the window of The Frog and The Monkey two weekends ago. We wish John and his wife the best. Please let Beverly Lait at the Banner Elk Inn...More

4  Thank Charles S
Reviewed 25 May 2014

We had dinner here after reading the Trip Advisor reviews. We had a fun meal and were surprized with banana treats with our ice cream. The monkey must have put them there. I just checked their Facebook page and they announced on 15 May that...More

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 26 April 2014

One of our favorite local restaurants! The food is always amazingingly flavorful and fresh. The meat is all locally grown and Organic. The selections are unique and selections blend well. I suggest the bok choy for a side, but my wife always orders the spicey...More

Thank naturalcouple
Reviewed 16 March 2014 via mobile

Delicious food and great beer selection! Service was great and very personable. Highly recommended for a non-chain meal.

Thank bmesservy
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Based on a very quick read of these reviews we were expecting a very small, family friendly casual sandwich shop. This is a bit larger, and much cozier and nicer than that (and a little pricier, but worth it). We had a variety of menu...More

1  Thank ashsem
Reviewed 10 February 2014

My wife and I were in Banner Elk reciently and decided to visit the Frog and Monkey again. Each time we visit we find something else exciting for our palates. This time we tried the watermelon soup. It was out of this world. Go by,...More

1  Thank Charles S
Reviewed 6 January 2014 via mobile

We walked in soon after they opened for lunch and were the first table seated, meaning we had the undivided attention of the staff. They pointed out that most of their ingredients were locally sourced when available and throughout the meal, you could tell. From...More

Thank auburn_hunter
Reviewed 28 December 2013 via mobile

Great for a casual dinner date and for visiting group that want something local - food and atmosphere. Super cute and awesome service. The chef came to our table twice to see how we were doing. Recommend the creamy tomato bisque with roasted red peppers...More

1  Thank Kirstie C
Reviewed 27 December 2013 via mobile

Don't follow your GPS...call and get directions! Worth the effort though. Every meal was great and they are all local farming and Earth friendly! Highlights were the Cool mnt cream soda, gluten free beer options, kale salad, and grass fed beef burgers were to die...More

Thank Cloptoncrew
Reviewed 24 December 2013

They serve healthy locally grown food but their efforts to be green and farm fresh are more genuine and not in your face. It was nice to know that although we were eating a burger and fries, it was better for us than usual. Service...More

Thank thetravelingtigger
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-3764
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