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Genny's Restaurant

451 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
+1 828-625-2171
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fried okra” (8 reviews)
“country steak” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
451 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good. The child's spaghetti was from a can though. I have eaten here before. Some items on the menu are better than others.

Thank allwazalady
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had breakfast in the middle of the week- service was relaxed. Food was great. And the river is right out back~ we sat in the screened in back porch and enjoyed the river view and sounds.

Thank Crystal O
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We ate breakfast here the morning of leaving. Its a small, cozy restaurant by the creek at base of Chimney Rock Park. Very friendly staff and great southern food!

Thank Melony A
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Chimney Rock is well known for its rugged style eateries and we live all of them. Nothing fancy, just home style, and simple side orders. It has been a while since I had hush poppies and it felt good.

Thank 4historyandculture
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We had dinner here and it is one of the worst meals we have ever had. The special of chicken and dumplings was a bland soup with a bit of chopped chicken and some unidentifiable slime that I guess was supposed to be the dumpling....More

1  Thank Robyn B
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We expected tasty home cooking, but were disappointed by the lack of flavor. Two of us had burgers that were flat, the pinto beans had no flavor. The bbq chicken breast sandwich was ok but the fries were undercooked. Too much money for the quality...More

1  Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Good coffee. Good menu. Outdoor seating available. Very nice staff. One of only a couple places that were open for breakfast in the fall.

Thank dogfrommars
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had a nice quiet breakfast here. There weren't many people there and we sat out in back overlooking the water. The food is simple and basic and tasted fine, the service was decent.

Thank JasonTuggle
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Upon arrival, there was no one in restaurant...should have been a clue; however all was outside on the deck that overlooks river...beautiful scene. That is the ONLY THING going for this restaurant...overlooks the river. My wife and I ordered the special (country style steak and...More

1  Thank Stan W
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The hamburgers are enormous and very tasty. Friendly and attentive servers. Reasonably priced. Not open on Sunday.

Thank MullisDen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 451 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Chimney Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-625-2171
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