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Banner Elk Cafe

324 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
+1 828-898-4040
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (48 reviews)
“rueben” (3 reviews)
“burger” (13 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
324 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast was nothing special. Had to ask for hot sauce to enhance flavor of my sausage and cheese omelette. The biscuit was the highlight of the meal besides the Bloody Mary. There are better places to go for breakfast in the area. Besides, the hostess...More

Thank QueenTiff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The problem here is that you can choose from 3 different menus coming from two different kitchens. Another table and ours both had issues with the entrees for everybody at the table coming out at the same time. My entree was not made as I...More

Thank Wing_anda_Prayer1210
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried Breakfast,Lunch and Dinner. All meals were cooked to order with great favor and portions. Never had a bad meal here over 3 years visiting.

Thank DJSCarolina
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

It was a cute restaurant. My server waited on me in a timely manner but she made me feel a little rushed and she wasn’t very friendly. She did not even offer me dessert, she just handed me a ticket. The hamburger she talked me...More

Thank prettyjuls23
Reviewed 2 April 2018

The restaurant is relaxed and informal. customers are locals and tourist. Service is excellent and friendly. The food is plentiful and really good. The variety of food is appealing - everything from hamburgers to lovely and unique dishes. The deserts are amazing and on display...More

Thank Betty G
Reviewed 26 March 2018

the have amazing Soup and the restaurant is improving so that makes it nice. I loved eating there, we all did

Thank Misty M
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I really can't say enough good things about my experiences here. I've been twice and both times it was fantastic. Both of the times that my wife and I went to this place it was with groups of friends, and on both occasions everyone had...More

Thank Chase C
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Nice place for lunch. Prices are reasonable. Under going improvements and or addition when we visited. Service was a little slow maybe due to the construction.

Thank blong8161
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We went in for breakfast. They were really busy, but we were put in a booth right away. The food was good with the exception of my hash browns which were very dry (I had to drown them in catsup in order to eat them)...More

Thank chiefjack2018
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

If you have nothing nice to say don’t say anything at all. The wait staff was nice and the inside was nice also. My husbands omelet was tasty and hot. That’s all I can say.

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31 July 2016|
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Response from Dan S | Reviewed this property |
No, it features American food
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 324 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-4040
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