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Bistro Roca

143 Wonderland Trl, P. O. Box 1929, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6375
+1 828-295-4008
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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143 Wonderland Trl, P. O. Box 1929, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6375
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I love Bistro Roca. We have two kids and tried to place a takeout order. While calling in I was told that they do not do takeout orders on Friday and Saturday night. I get that, it's a busy time. HOW ABOUT...More

Thank dyess2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our dinner at Bistro Roca wasn’t up to par. I ordered the “untrimmed” black and bleu ribeye; the waitress said that untrimmed meant that it had about 50% fat, so I ordered the hanger steak, which was tasty but chewy. Also, it was surrounded by...More

Thank Forsyth
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hey, why does it always seem to take some time to get your food at Bistro Roca? Promptly greeted, but, after ordering, that's where the awkwardness comes in when we take guests here. Not busy on this week day on the porch. The food is...More

Thank DK B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We are visiting from Colorado. We have a variety of different food needs from Vegan to gluten free. Our waiter was SO accommodating and amazing. The food was SO delicious. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone!

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We frequently have dinner here. Alway excellent food, great service and good value. This visit was for later evening cocktails at the bar. Really attractive, rustic bar setting, with greta bartenders.

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 1 week ago

They took us without a reservation, and they were very busy, sat us within 5 mins. Staff and servers were on top of our every need and the food was delicious and plentiful.

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love to sit in the bar, have a drink and then enjoy a meal. Very comfortable surroundings. Fantastic food.

Thank PonyMan132
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming here due to the very positive reviews and I have to chime in. This was a great lunch in nice a quiet atmosphere. It was however crowded. So consider reserving a table at forehand.

Thank matwen2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here whenever in town. Top shelf food and service. Great local atmosphere. Try it soon. Beautiful setting just across from lake. Good walk from local lodging.

Thank Clark T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Off the beaten path, cozy setting with exceptional cuisine, fireplace, great cocktails and amazing wood fired pizzas that change seasonally. A favorite destination for us locals!

Thank ericagreendesign
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16 July 2017|
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Response from JLS8040 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, but looks like this is answered.
27 May 2017|
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Response from dana m | Reviewed this property |
No but there are a few others in Blowing Rock, downtown that dogs can sit with you outside. And they bring them water.
Eric G
18 January 2017|
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Response from George G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Wonderland Trl, P. O. Box 1929, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6375
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-295-4008
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One of Blowing Rock's most popular restaurants, Bistro Roca serves inventive American Bistro cuisine from Chef Seth Parker in a rustic yet elegant setting. Bistro Roca's superb staff combines efficient service with gracious hospitality and will delight you with a great selection of wines and mixed drinks from Antlers Bar
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