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Gamekeeper Restaurant

) #8 of 109 Restaurants in Boone €€€€ American
3005 Shulls Mill Rd, Boone, NC 28607-9525
+1 828-963-7400
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (28 reviews)
“duck” (45 reviews)
“wild game” (22 reviews)
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LOCATION
3005 Shulls Mill Rd, Boone, NC 28607-9525
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is expensive but fantastic. They serve exotic meats and they are cooked perfectly. Me and my fiance go here for anniversary dinners.

Thank Luna W
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Gamekeeper comes highly recommended and rightfully so. Quick valet parking, Able to get requested table through Open Table. Wait staff promptly took drink order, explained menu items and the chef''s desire to use local fresh produce. As the name implies, a great selection of...More

Thank Asheville-rider
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a special dinner place to go on our short trip to the Boone area. She found this place despite her skepticism regarding -- what she considers -- strange food. The gamekeeper offers some unusual meat choices ... right...More

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for some classy and unique dining experience, this is the place. Great food choices. Sauces are kept to a minimum, allowing the real taste and flavor of the specialty meats -- all sorts of game including Emu, Rabbit, Elk, Venison, etc....More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife was skeptical. We booked it last minute. We were a little under dressed. Casual is ok. But others will be dressed a bit better. This place is about 15 min from Boone. It's in a house on the side of the hill. Nice...More

Thank Tarheel_on_the_go
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely start off with the sampler appetizer. Absolutely save room for the bread pudding. The entrées were very good. However, the bread is not. The fired green tomatoes appetizer had 4 small slices of two fried and two fresh tomato slices - disappointing. The waitress...More

Thank Bethcribb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the bartender and the atmosphere at the bar. We should have chosen to eat there. Instead a table opened up and we went into the dining room. Very cool 50's style cottage. Would recommend the cheese plate, it paired beautifully with the red wine...More

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The scenery here is beautiful! I loved the choices of food that I have never eaten before. We tried the mixed grill appetizer and liked sampling the meats before ordering the entree. We happened to be there on a Thursday, so took advantage of half...More

Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really excellent food and service. Larger wine list but out of our first choice. The beef tenderloin was really outstanding. Very interesting menu options and pleasant ambiance

Thank Kjtravelor
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I am not a big fan of game type foods. This was pretty good, but still not a big choice for me. The ambiance is very good. Service was excellent.

Thank bsorge
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FloridaDjw
20 July 2017|
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Beachman9
18 January 2016|
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Response from smokingjoe | Reviewed this property |
I have dined there several times and it's awesome. There are no beef steaks, it's game, I.e., ostrich, venison,duck,pheasant...extra.
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edwina b
30 July 2015|
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Response from ShirlyGilad | Reviewed this property |
Not really. People were dressed with jeans and flip flops but also jackets and such....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View
Open Hours
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3005 Shulls Mill Rd, Boone, NC 28607-9525
    (100 yards up Shulls Mill Rd from the entrance to Yonahlossee)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: +1 828-963-7400
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