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Alpen Restaurant and Bar

700 Beech Mountain Pkwy, Beech Mountain, NC 28604-8015
+1 828-387-2252
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (6 reviews)
“trout” (13 reviews)
“crab cakes” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
700 Beech Mountain Pkwy, Beech Mountain, NC 28604-8015
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel and had dinner there out first night. The restaurant offers everything from burgers and fries to chicken marsala. Everything was excellent and the service was exceptional. Really great dining experience.

Thank agsutphin
Reviewed 4 days ago

The first night we ate here we ordered spinach artichoke dip, prime rib, and filet with lump crab meat. The artichoke dip is as good as it gets, amazing! the prime rib and filet were both dry. For the high price we were disappointed in...More

Thank Casey S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here as a foursome and the view was incredible. Anything else, very ordinary. Unless you come for the view, you are better off going somewhere else. I had the pecan trout that was supposed to be the guest favorite and it lacked seasoning...More

Thank cyjordan1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate diner there and received great food and service. They have a good selection on the menu and the food is well prepared.

Thank jblack12017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The view is spectacular; top of the mountain. Deer in the back yard. We had seafood - wife had salmon seared in sesame oil - moist as could be. I had trout in crushed pecans. Moist and flavorful. Highlight was the cream brulee. (Martinis were...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I really loved the pecan crusted trout along with green beans and a sweet potato. I also scored some delicious carrots my husband didn't want. Our friends and my husband liked their prime rib dinner, huge portions. Tasty rolls accompanied our meal. We didn't wait...More

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I stayed at the Alpen Inn so I of course had to try the restaurant. For a hotel restaurant it held it's own, but at the best was mediocre to good. I had the Prime rib which I ordered medium rare but came much more...More

Thank Wil E
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We have always received excellent food and excellent service. The Alpen is our favorite place on Beech Mountain.

Thank TrinityGigi
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

For $20+ a plate I'd expect a bit more than oily fish and limp pasta. The sanitation score was 91, but it appeared pretty clean. They feed the deer so there was a herd in front of our window which was definitely the highlight. Come...More

Thank MamaKLB
Reviewed 8 September 2017

My husband and I were staying in Beech Mtn and thought we would give this place a try as we were looking for good seafood. I called and a very rude man said they were extremely busy and that I needed to make a reservation,...More

Thank beachesgalore
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$33
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Beech Mountain Pkwy, Beech Mountain, NC 28604-8015
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Beech Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-387-2252
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