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Famous Louise's Rock House Restaurant

23175 Linville Falls Highway, Linville Falls, NC 28657
+1 828-765-2702
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (34 reviews)
“pot roast” (11 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (14 reviews)
06:00 - 19:30All hours
££ - £££
23175 Linville Falls Highway, Linville Falls, NC 28657
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well appointed family style cooking in this restaurant, serving traditional Southern style breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We don't eat here much because it's off the beaten path usually, but anytime we're going to the linville gorge or heading out of town to asheville, we always stop in. Best pie around.

Thank Rusty S
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Simple request, our daughter has a food allergy. The waitress was rude, told us that they had NO ingredient labels on the food in their freezers (because they were a "commercial business" & got so much food in weekly that they couldn't keep that info)...More

Thank JandDHud
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The service is sweet, the desert was very sweet but the rest of the meal was rather sad. There is one other option at this cross road but that has even less ratings than Louise's. It's also just a matter of taste I guess. And...More

Thank travelblom
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Atmosphere was nice. Seemed like most people knew each other and were friendly. Glad for the experience, but will likely check out other places when back in the area.

Thank VolunteerNC
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Food was wonderful & had a great family atmosphere. Will definitely go back! Homemade desserts are a must!

Thank V4974XVjenniferh
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We have been eating here for years and the food and service is always great. The atmosphere is very unique. I noticed a lot of locals eat there also. The last time we ate there, I spotted Famous Louise at one of the far left...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We enjoyed Famous Louise's Rock House on our stop to Linville caverns. The restaurant is small and quaint with an extensive menu of southern favorites. They could use a bit more staff, but overall the food came out quick and hot. They have a nice...More

Thank brianminshew
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went twice for breakfast with two small children, my wife, and mother. Our waitress took it upon herself to clean/sanitize the high chair. A nice touch! Sippy cups were offered for my kids, which was also a nice gesture. Owner, waitresses, and hostess were lovely,...More

1  Thank Michel2011
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We can not say enough about how good this little place was. Breakfast and dinner were fantastic, quick service, and even better food! Look forward to getting back here on our next trip to the area!

Thank buffalodeluxe
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14 September 2017|
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Response from SWright-Barron | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Give Louise a call and ask her.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:30
06:00 - 19:30
06:00 - 19:30
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23175 Linville Falls Highway, Linville Falls, NC 28657
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Linville Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 828-765-2702
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