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) #19 of 31 Restaurants in Blowing Rock $$ - $$$ American, ,
8960 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9265
+1 828-295-7661
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“burger” (49 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8960 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9265
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Canyons had a wonderful view from huge windows. While you can dine inside, we sat inside. The menu varies and many of us enjoyed Mexican tacos and burritos. The food was fresh and the wait staff was good. The views really make this place extra...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've eaten at Canyons since I was a very little girl. It has always been mediocre. But I went on Saturday, and my friend and I were both SHOCKED at how GREAT the food was! My friend got chicken fingers with spicyThai dip, and she...More

Thank Bethie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you do nothing else...visit just before sunset, sit outside, order a nice adult beverage and appetizer and wait for the beautiful show to begin! It was amazingly beautiful at sunset!

1  Thank Caytoncristy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this restaurant with delicious food! Prices are mid range but quality food & service! My husband's favorite is the House Sirloin and I love their rainbow trout and their hamburgers! Our family loves to go there on each trip we make to Blowing...More

Thank bonniewest2017
canyons m, Owner at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed a lovely lunch here recently. The view is amazing, as is the fresh, cool mountain air. We both had a Canyon burger - mine plain with just lettuce, and his with cheese, bacon and all the fixings. I had the...More

1  Thank sardawg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I travel a lot. Use trip advisor all the time. This dump of a restaurant ruined a beautiful day in the mountains.First we had to wait for a table for 30min with plenty of empty tables available! When finally seated the room /table was right...More

2  Thank Jrfmd
canyons m, General Manager at Canyons, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I want to apologize that you and your family did not have a favorable experience here at Canyons. I would like to address a few things with you. It is unfortunate that people like you misguide other Trip Advisor users. Writing a review with obvious...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As everyone mentions the view is outstanding if you're tall enough to see over the railing. This is the only restaurant that I have been to in the last five days that was dirty and in need of repair. The food is just okay, the...More

Thank asmith6688
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my all time favorite places to eat in Blowing Rock! The food is consistently good and the waitstaff is always friendly. They offer outside dining with a spectacular view and also tables by the windows so you can enjoy the view...More

1  Thank Sunny T
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Was there for a midweek lunch. The views are fantastic, there was a storm moving through and the lightening strikes were amazing! Staff was friendly, attentive and service was prompt! Our beverages were continuously refilled. However, food was mediocre at best. I ordered a grilled...More

1  Thank CarolinaGirl2016
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Amazing view, felt local rather than touristy, needs updating. Delicious salad dressings that were home made.

Thank krogersmann
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8960 Valley Blvd, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9265
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-295-7661
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