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Fontana Pitstop

11152 Fontana Road, Highway 28 North, Fontana Dam, NC
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“nachos” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
“the dragon” (4 reviews)
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11152 Fontana Road, Highway 28 North, Fontana Dam, NC
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can get a beer, gas up, get some snacks and a t-shirt, but while this is probably one of the nicest gas stations I've been to, I wouldn't call it a restaurant. Basically, this is mostly the equivalent of Punkin Center Motorcycle Resort, which...More

Thank Clinton P
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the PitStop at Fontana Village Resort. The PitStop serves hotdogs, sausage dogs, nachos, and personal cheese or pepperoni pizzas to order as well as cold beer on tap. Perfect for a quick bite while on the road or when...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time at The Pit Stop. We stop in to have an adult beverage after a great hike in the woods. The ladies that run this place are dedicated and efficient. Susan is knowledgeable and friendly. The place has bikers and hikers....More

Thank Wesley2125
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the Fontana Village Resort's PitStop. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff make this enjoyable snack and souvenir shop a welcome place for hikers, bikers, and families alike.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was a big hit with the kids, they loved the hotdogs, not too pricey, you can purchase beer as well, which was overpriced, but when theres no other choice, it was convenient. We got great souvenirs too.

Thank Cheri T
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the Pit Stop at Fontana Village Resort. Hot dogs, cold beer, and friendly service!

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

For a quick bite of pizza or nachos or hotdog it's the best and only place open in end November/early December. Laurie working there was exceptionally friendly and helpful. Nice choice of ales and beers on tap. Not really a shop with useful stocks, more...More

Thank Holdsworth5
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

Thank you for your review of the Pitstop at Fontana Village Resort. Our friendly and welcoming staff can be sure to make a short stay a merry one.

Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We experienced an unfortunate breakdown while driving through this area at night. Once this place opened in the morning we were met with genuine kindness and concern for our welfare. They went above and beyond in making us comfortable while we tried to sort out...More

1  Thank Wanderfulsouls
FontanaVillage, Public Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2016

Thank you for your review of the Pitstop at Fontana Village Resort. I am so glad to hear that you were able to safely get back to your travels after staying with us at Fontana Village and that our helpful staff was able to assist...More

Reviewed 18 September 2016

The 2 women who helped us were very nice and extremely helpful and the hot dogs rocked!!. I love the t-shirt selection also. A++++.

Thank Mark A. M
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

Thank you so much for your review and for stopping by Fontana Village Resort's Pitstop!

Reviewed 12 September 2016

It is a very clean quaint place with great hotdogs. Sit at the bar drink a soda and enjoy a hotdog with chili mmm want one now.

Thank Ken2fortax
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thank you for your excellent review of the Pitstop at Fontana Village Resort. The beer is cold, the food is hot and the welcome warm!

Reviewed 1 September 2016

This was our daily stop for several different items for fishing or just stopping for a cold drink. We had breakfast one day as well

Thank Michelle S
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thank you for your review of the Fontana Village Resort Pitstop and Gas Station. The Pitstop carries a wide variety of drinks, snacks and souvenirs for all travelers.

Reviewed 30 August 2016

After driving the 'Tail of the Dragon' in a 32' motor home (not on purpose) we stopped here and found the people very friendly and the merchandise reasonably priced.

Thank Kenny T
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thank you for your review of the Fontana Village Resort Pitstop and Gas Station.

Reviewed 20 August 2016

Good food good severs and good people and they have everything you need from drinks to snack to gas and mids

Thank Dustin R
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you for your review!

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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11152 Fontana Road, Highway 28 North, Fontana Dam, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Fontana Dam
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Description
The perfect stop for sandwiches and pizzas when touring the scenic by-ways in the Smokies or when heading into Fontana Village Resort.
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