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Pisgah Inn Restaurant

Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Waynesville, NC 28786
+1 828-235-8228
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“trout” (124 reviews)
“corn fritters” (14 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Waynesville, NC 28786
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

The Pisgah Inn is located on the Blue Ridge Parkway, a linear park near Waynesville, NC. The drive to Pisgah winds through beautiful stone tunnels and scenic overlooks. The Inn has rooms for rent but the fall treat is eating a meal at the restaurant....More

Thank 600Swifts
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

We started out with the pumpkin bisque soup which was very tasty. The Filet Mignon was excellent and perfectly cooked; and the price was relatively reasonble. The mashed potatoes were "real" with a good flavor, though not as fluffy as I like. Though this was...More

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 14 October 2015

The restaurant at the Pisgah Inn is casual attire, really good food and wonderful views! Its a popular place and when we arrived at the hotel, about 2:00pm the restaurant was still packed for lunch! We ate dinner that night and the menu was not...More

Thank steffie20
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Lovely view#!!We were there at the peak of peeper season :) LOTS of people and Bruce took very good care of us and the trout was fabulous as were the mased potatoes rolls and blueberry butter The day was spectacular and the view AWESOME!!!!!!

Thank mthowells
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Right on the Parkway this old fashioned looking restaurant has a one in a million view over the trees and valleys on the Blue Ridge. No reservations first come first serve , very popular . Food choice is good, food taste is average , service...More

1  Thank Andysunkey
Reviewed 12 October 2015

On the advice of several local people, we stopped at the Pisgah Inn Restaurant for lunch while driving through the Blue Ridge Parkway on a recent Wednesday. The dining area was full, so we were given a pager and an estimated 40-minute wait time. But,...More

Thank BJean J
Marlene G, Consultant at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

We are so happy you enjoyed your visit at the Pisgah Inn! It can get very busy here, but the ambience and views surely make the wait easier. Our gift shop has a great variety of unique items and we purchase a lot of these...More

Reviewed 10 October 2015

Pisgah Inn is located atop the Blue Ridge Parkway. This part of the Parkway is remote, as winds its way through a wild and wooly area in the North Carolina mountains. Brevard is around 20-25 miles away - down the mountain and through Pisgah National...More

Thank OldHandatThis
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Sure, it has a nice view, but you could see the view from somewhere else and not have to eat the food. Definitely not "upscale." Casual and outdated at best. The dining room is sad and old and reminded me of an old diner. Cobwebs...More

1  Thank bluemoonsymphony
Marlene G, Consultant at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

We are sorry to hear that your dining experience was less than perfect. We take pride in our establishment and appreciate all feedback. We cater to clientele of all ages, and yes, we have a great number of retirees who enjoy a drive to the...More

Reviewed 6 October 2015

This is the second year that we drove into the Pisgah National Forest to eat at the Pisgah Inn. The restaurant is on top of a hug mountain and the view is gorgeous! Once you go inside, you can browse in the gift shop while...More

Thank travel2008_8
Marlene G, Consultant at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

We are very happy you enjoyed your experience with the Pisgah Inn! We hope to be part of many great memories as you make your yearly trip to our beautiful mountains. The trout and chicken pot pie are two of our most popular dishes -...More

Reviewed 1 October 2015

Enjoyed dinner and breakfast here while staying at the campground. A spacious dining room surrounded with large picture windows facing the mountains offer a beautiful view! The food including prices are moderate to upscale with meals served on china and linen table cloth. Wait staff...More

Thank SouthernWishbone
Marlene G, Consultant at Pisgah Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2015

We enjoy having our campground visitors over for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Thank you for joining us and hope you come again soon!

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Questions & Answers
Karen S
8 April 2017|
Response from Ian D | Property representative |
Yes! We will have a variety of different specials running all day on Saturday and Easter Sunday that will include Braised Lamb Shanks, Broiled Sea Scallops with citrus and herb butter, Salmon cakes, Quiche of the day and a... More
30 March 2017|
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Response from Ian D | Property representative |
We open for dinner on Saturday April 1 at 5:00 p.m, from then on it will be business as usual.
1 November 2016|
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Response from VickyandDanny | Reviewed this property |
This is beginning to be fun - so I'll join in. A Google search revealed: Pisgah Inn & Restaurant is open from April 1-Oct 31.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 408.6, Waynesville, NC 28786
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-235-8228
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