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Spring Creek Tavern

145 Bridge St, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9231
+1 828-622-0187
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (23 reviews)
“wings” (16 reviews)
“cobb salad” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
145 Bridge St, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9231
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome deck area with good sandwiches. Chili cheeseburger was huge and tasty, fries were hot and fresh. The environment was a bit rowdy but it could've just been that particular group. Either way, a fun time!

Thank Cody H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hot Springs, NC has this little treasure. The food is great and it sits next to a creek. You can sit indoors or the covered outdoor dining place. One of the best items on the menu is the cheese sticks that are unique. The dry...More

Thank Terri G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had lunch here our first day in town. Fantastic burger! The cheesecake looked great, we didn't have dessert, but it looked awesome. Our waiter was very attentive, he didn't let us run out of drinks and checked on us frequently even though the restaurant was...More

Thank bargin gal
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate dinner here while passing thru on our way home from Asheville. I had the Buffalo Chicken Sandwich with waffle fries. It was excellent! Chicken was still crispy despite being smothered in house buffalo sauce and was sandwiched between two pieces of think Texas...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was booming with business inside and out. We sat outdoors on the covered deck overlooking a creek. The deck is really nice with plastic roll down coverings for rainy days. They have live entertainment on the deck. The food was really good and...More

Thank tellis78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed 4 days in Hot Springs for our 20Th Anniversary and tried all the local food and beer. By far - Spring Creek had the best made to order food! My favorite was the Cobb Salad and my husbands was the wood fired stove...More

Thank Lisa & Greg P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Hot Springs for the French Broad Fest. With the rain coming down we wanted to have a dry snack and a beer. We saw the blue bear in the window and knew we found the right place! The wings were awesome and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eating on the patio area was really nice with the creek running by. The food and the service were both very good.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable. Crowded but service was good. Both ordered pizza which was cooked in a fired bricked oven and it was wonderful. Pet friendly deck also.

Thank Rhona O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a nice lunch at our "new local" the Hot Springs Tavern in Hot Springs, NC today. It is Saturday and the town is full with Appalachian Trail walkers. We both had good burgers and waffle fries. The big draw is...More

Thank Dave C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio? We're staying at a rental and we're not supposed to leave our dog alone in the cabin.
25 September 2016|
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Response from fiddlestixsfarm | Reviewed this property |
I remember seeing leashed dogs on the restaurant porch.
Larry D
Dress requirments
31 July 2015|
Response from tnaarnett | Property representative |
Shirt, pants and shoes. Whatever you're comfy in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Bridge St, Hot Springs, NC 28743-9231
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 828-622-0187
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Located directly on the Appalachian Trail and overlooking Spring Creek in the center of historic Hot Springs, North Carolina, The Spring Creek Tavern offers hikers,rafters, and tourists a comfortable place to relax and enjoy one of the 12 special beers on tap, with indoor dining or outside on the covered "deck with a view". Lunch and dinner, featuring renowned burgers, wood fired pizza, wraps, and specials is available 365 days per year. And for the traveler in need of an overnight stay, private rooms are availble above the tavern!