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South Mountain Grille

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Soaring Eagle Lodge, Snowshoe, WV
+1 304-572-2990
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The four of us had dinner here between Christmas and New Years and it was absolutely delicious! We had the buffalo chili, the meatloaf, a Cobb salad and chicken fried steak! All were delicious. Prices were high, but we had a grand meal and did not have to wait to be seated!

Thank Pat W
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56 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 7:30 reservations on a busy night and waited almost an hour before being seated (only after complaining to the very disorganized hostess.) Our server was very accommodating and took our drinks and appetizers off the bill to compensate for the long wait. I had the mint salad which contained no discernible mint but was still tasty. The filet... More 

Thank Jacinda S
Windermere, Florida
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124 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

We ate there with a large group during a vacation this week and I was pleasantly surprised by the ambiance, food and service. The ambiance is warm and inviting but in a modern mountain way. Our sever was very knowledgable and had great suggestions as well as tidbits of local mountain wisdom. The food was well presented and tasted good.... More 

Thank Jim T
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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115 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

We ate at South Mountain Grille 2 nights out of our 3 in Snowshoe. Our first night was so awesome, we couldn't wait to go back! Our server, Aaron, was top notch and was a big reason we went back the second night. Both nights I had the soup special, a Pumpkin butter nut squash bisque. Honestly, the best I... More 

Thank Emily M
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

With multiple recommendations, we made reservations at SMG for our special dinner out in Snowshoe. What a mistake! Seated in a dark corner with one menu to share, it took 1 1/2 hours for our entrees to arrive. Out waiter lied about the wait time by blaming the kitchen. I checked with the manager who told me he forgot to... More 

Thank jf77714
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

I'm a big man and eat out more than 10 times a week. The Chicken Cordon Bleu is is the top three things I've ever eaten. Great surprise.

Thank Howard B
Raleigh, North Carolina
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We'll definitely stay at Soaring Eagle Lodge again but will probably skip the restaurant. This is our fourth trip to Soaring Eagle and we always look forward to the amazing food at the SMG. In past visits the food has been 5 Star amazing but this year the food was horrible and lacked any flavor. Not sure what happened here... More 

Thank Jacqueline M
north shore, Ohio
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

That's right..... Cottage cheese soup !!! Congrats to Chef Kim for reviving a old favorite from the Red fox restaurant. Oh it's soooo gooood. Heavy cream, butter. That's right milk fat at its finest. So just get a cup. It's the stuff legends are made of .. Just ask Bon Appetit, they recognized this recipe in print decades ago. Thanks... More 

Thank Demetre
Suwanee, Georgia
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75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

We had a large party with a long standing reservation. We presented to a 3/4 full restaraunts. The hostess seemed a little testy. The waitress and food runners which I think was other staff helping the waitress were very polite, friendly and helpful. We were served in a timely manner. Good wine and beer choices/selection. Apps, salads and dinners were... More 

Thank Erik B
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is the latest attempt to create a fine dining restaurant at this location. Unfortunately, The "chef" must have a large inventory of rosemary as virtually all the dishes included that spice. Also, the menu is quite limited. Virtually everyone in our party settled on a hamburger as it was most likely not to include rosemary. The lighting was subdued... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Soaring Eagle Lodge, Snowshoe, WV
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Snowshoe
  • Phone Number: +1 304-572-2990
The South Mountain Grille is the place for fine dining in the West Virginia Highlands. A small, independently owned eatery, the South Mountain Grille offers exciting New American Cuisine in a casual and relaxing atmosphere. The owners, Chef and staff are dedicated to providing an outstanding dining and beverage experience in the rugged environment of Snowshoe Mountain. The Grille offers something for everyone from light bites to delicious entrees.

Our eclectic menu is regionally inspired and locally sourced, in season. Chef Kim and the entire South Mountain Grille staff welcome the opportunity to provide you, your family and guests with a memorable dining experience. The Grille is open for Dinner and Sunday Brunch, hours vary by season. Please check back for our schedule, specials and events. Whether you're looking for apres ski, a great meal, or a late night cocktail, the South Mountain Grille is the place for a little West Virginia hospitality, gracious service, and excellent cuisine.

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