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Mountain View Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
5253 NC Hwy 226, Spruce Pine, NC 28749
+1 828-766-9670
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
5253 NC Hwy 226, Spruce Pine, NC 28749
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have eaten at Mountain View Restaurant several times. The food is pretty good but It's all about the view! Although we did stop by a couple of weeks ago and we were socked in with fog so thick that we couldn't...More

Thank Mona E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Million dollar 180 views with food that taste great! Visited twice and will be back for sure! Staff was beyond helpful and courteous! Definite must if within a hour drive!

Thank Rebecca12481
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was so surprised how good the food was here. From the outside it looks a bit dingy and the inside could have been cleaner. However the food was amazing! Both my husband and I loved what we got. My mahi sandwich was so good....More

Thank wabfam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most beautiful Mountain View you can ask for! A small restaurant with in and outside dining. Reservations are taken and suggested for peak times. Food was delicious and prices within a normal range. Staff is attentive to your service. We had our Anniversary Lunch...More

Thank orlowskisharon
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We didn't get much of a view because it was so foggy but the food made up for it. I had the BLT with turkey and fries as a side. The sandwich was on a toasted croissant with an amazing mayonnaise. Fries were crisp and...More

Thank Jake P
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We were enjoying the fall colors on the Blue Ridge Parkway, and needed a stop for lunch. A clue to the big draw of this place lies within it's name. Mountain view. The view is very nice, especially with the fall colors. Food and service...More

Thank garris3404
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

NEVER AGAIN! Upon walking into the building there was not a wait to put our names down, yet it took at least 10 minutes for someone to help us. We were told the wait would be 30 to 45 minutes and that we could wait...More

Thank sfetterolf
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

After a day exploring my husband and I settled on Mountain View for a late lunch/early dinner. Our server, who I don't remember her name but a cute skinny tall brunette, was just as pleasant and sweet as pumpkin pie! She took her time with...More

Thank Ahzeman
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Atmosphere is wonderfully relaxing if you get to eat out on the balcony, inside is fine but not with the outside ambiance. Food is quite good, never been disappointed in dozens of trips over the years.

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My husband and I drove up to the Mountain View Restaurant for lunch from Asheville. It's an easy drive through beautiful country. We both chose the Rueben sandwich and we both ate the whole thing! Not because it's a small sandwich but because it's a...More

Thank cspsales
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Questions & Answers
21 October 2017|
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Response from Ahzeman | Reviewed this property |
It's where the Blue Ridge meets route 226. You'd get off and follow 226 south. Go under Blue Ridge and turn left, as soon as you turn look right and there is the entrance!
9 July 2016|
Response from Carolyn0806 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the restaurant faces southeast.
31 May 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 40
American, Bar, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5253 NC Hwy 226, Spruce Pine, NC 28749
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Spruce Pine
  • Phone Number: +1 828-766-9670
Casual to Semi-formal inside and outside seating. serving a wide variety of mouth watering entrees, with a friendly and family atmosphere.
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