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Mountain View Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
5253 NC Hwy 226, Spruce Pine, NC 28777
+1 828-766-9670
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“turkey salad” (9 reviews)
“oysters” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
5253 NC Hwy 226, Spruce Pine, NC 28777
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm and welcoming restaurant and staff. Flat Iron Steak and the Angry Shrimp were as good as ever. Reasonable prices and great views even in winter. Will return when we return in the spring.

Thank wjlagano
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We throughly enjoyed our lunch today! All 4 of our sandwiches were awesome! And the view is amazing! 😀👍👍

Thank Donald W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit today! Views amazing & lunch very good! Thank you! We will be back very soon😀😀😀

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have family in Spruce Pine now and have gone to the Mountain View Restaurant several times. The food is outstanding and reasonably priced. Of course the view is amazing and makes it a must do when you visit the area. It is not a...More

Thank ncbound2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here on and off for a decade. We come for lunch as dinner prices spike and doesn't seem a good value. We do enjoy the view when sitting on the deck. The staff has always been very friendly.

Thank HungarianHammer
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have eaten at Mountain View Restaurant several times. The food is pretty good but It's all about the view! Although we did stop by a couple of weeks ago and we were socked in with fog so thick that we couldn't...More

Thank Mona E
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Million dollar 180 views with food that taste great! Visited twice and will be back for sure! Staff was beyond helpful and courteous! Definite must if within a hour drive!

Thank Rebecca12481
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

I was so surprised how good the food was here. From the outside it looks a bit dingy and the inside could have been cleaner. However the food was amazing! Both my husband and I loved what we got. My mahi sandwich was so good....More

Thank wabfam
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The most beautiful Mountain View you can ask for! A small restaurant with in and outside dining. Reservations are taken and suggested for peak times. Food was delicious and prices within a normal range. Staff is attentive to your service. We had our Anniversary Lunch...More

Thank orlowskisharon
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We didn't get much of a view because it was so foggy but the food made up for it. I had the BLT with turkey and fries as a side. The sandwich was on a toasted croissant with an amazing mayonnaise. Fries were crisp and...More

Thank Jake P
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Questions & Answers
20 October 2017|
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Response from Ahzeman | Reviewed this property |
It's where the Blue Ridge meets route 226. You'd get off and follow 226 south. Go under Blue Ridge and turn left, as soon as you turn look right and there is the entrance!
9 July 2016|
Response from Carolyn0806 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the restaurant faces southeast.
31 May 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
American, Bar, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5253 NC Hwy 226, Spruce Pine, NC 28777
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Spruce Pine
  • Phone Number: +1 828-766-9670
Casual to Semi-formal inside and outside seating. serving a wide variety of mouth watering entrees, with a friendly and family atmosphere.
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