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Root & Vine

139 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3459
+1 828-433-1540
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (12 reviews)
“crab cakes” (9 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
139 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3459
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Reviewed yesterday

I had been meaning to try this restaurant but had not been in. The setting is casual but nice. Alcohol options are good. Service is pleasant and helpful. Food is an eclectic mis with literally something for everyone. Food is expertly prepared, looks and tastes...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stumbled onto this restaurant on our monthly return from Asheville to WS. LOVED IT. Great atmosphere and service. Incredible local and craft beer list (40+ on tap). We had the cheese and the mediterranean pizzas--both excellent (our son had fun watching the pizza chef...More

Thank ashsem
Reviewed 5 days ago

We sat outside under the trees and enjoyed a nice glass of house wine and I had a chicken burger with fried green tomato and pimento cheese on it---outstanding. Many interesting choices for a great lunch.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Root and Vine has something to offer everyone. An original and fresh menu that offers up fresh salads, homemade soups and bisques, main course options such as steaks, crab cakes, and chicken. They even offer pub fare for those who are seeking comfort food. A...More

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Morganton, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding farm-to-table restaurant. One of my favorite places for a special dinner. Superb menu selections from entrees to desserts.

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Good food and good services for at least 50 people. The waitress and other waitresses did very well in handling 50 people and it was a special occasion. Our guest was Nyle Di Marco, the Dancing with the Stars winner and American Next Top Model...More

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This was our first visit to Root & Vine and we will be back! My wife is still raving about the scrumptious and very satisfying fried oysters and grits. This was one of the best dishes she can remember having any where and was a...More

Thank jleonjr
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Eating on the patio was enjoyable. The menu selection was adequate for a small town and we found our waitress to be attentive and helpful in selection of entree. Had the mountain trout over a mound, and I mean a mound, of collards!! It was...More

Thank connieedwards44
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I arrived around 830 on Tuesday and stood by the front door unnoticed for a couple minutes before the bartender said,she'll be with you in a minute.We were seated and then at least 5 minutes went by before the manager (I'm guessing)...More

Thank HardJax
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Boy last night the service was off. They seated us in a very crowded area when there was plenty of room elsewhere. Even the hostess commented on a rough night. Food was good as usual. The soup was fair at best, but the duck and...More

Thank Rod L
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Joan E
What is on your lunch menu for vegans?
17 August 2016|
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Response from Julia353 | Reviewed this property |
Salads and sandwiches are prepared fresh so things can be omitted as requested. They have three vegetarian options but I'm a meat eater so I have not really looked. My vegetarian and no gluten friends are quite happy there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3459
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-433-1540
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