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Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn

204 Lawson St, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743-4504
+1 800-914-9306
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  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet” (11 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
“risotto” (6 reviews)
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204 Lawson St, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743-4504
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Recently went to the magnolia for a tasting. The food was absolutely out of this world. We ate several meals there during our weekend stay and everything was above and beyond my expectations. If you are anywhere near Hot Springs it is worth the trip...More

Thank Lexie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for our wedding anniversary dinner and were not disappointed. My rack of lamb was done to perfection on a bed of baby potatoes. My wife's beef fillet was also perfect. Raven, our waiter, was attentive, not pushy. We enjoyed his service and company....More

Thank Veggout
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Stayed there last winter and had a marvelous time. Wants. To eat there few weeks who but forgot that in jan only Open for dinner Friday Saturday

Thank Missyfitandfun
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We have been to the Mountain Magnolia for dinner several times, and each time the experience was wonderful. We travel from Burnsville, over an hour drive, but it is worth it! The chef, Zeb, has consistently come out with one delicious repast after another. We...More

Thank Teresa453
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This was our 2nd time eating here. Last time was in June 2008. Tonight we brought my parents and it was amazing! I had the Tuna, my Mom the Pork, my husband the Ribeye and my Dad had Shrimp Risotto. The vegetables were delicious and...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 29 July 2017

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner in a beautiful Victorian house. We normally drive to Ashville to enjoy the "upscale dinner" however after reading the reviews, we stopped by to find a beautiful house and lovely garden so we made reservations. We arrived...More

1  Thank lthrel
Tonia-LN, Manager at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thanks for the great review. We have a great team with our Chef Zeb, his assistant Ron and with Sarah being so attentive and an outstanding server. We strive to make your dining experience memorable! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 6 April 2017

My girlfriends and I had dinner at Mountain Magnolia and everything was so yummy! The Golden Tile Fiah entree with risotto was so tasty. The service was superb! It is such a quaint and cozy place to have a very nice dinner with your spouse...More

Thank Betsy G
Management response:Responded 16 May 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been meaning to try dinner at the Mountain Magnolia Inn for some time. We had been told that the food was amazing. We live in the Asheville area which has quite a lot of great restaurants and so we would...More

Thank poosbaby
Management response:Responded 13 May 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! So glad it was worth the drive! We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 9 February 2017

Best Filet and NC wild caught shrimp I've ever had! If you visit Hot Spings NC, this place is a must!

Thank Dylan E
Christina R, Innkeeper at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thanks for the great review! So glad you enjoyed it! -Christina

Reviewed 9 January 2017

As I mentioned in my review of the inn, I recommend that you do have supper there. My husband had driven from Tennessee years before just to dine, and again wasn't disappointed. For the menu size, there was an array of options: from ribeye to...More

Thank ALWP
Christina R, Innkeeper at Unforgettable Dining at Mountain Magnolia Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thanks for the nice review. I'm glad to hear it was worth the drive both times you came to dine with us. We look forward to your return. -Christina

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14 June 2016|
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Response from Sadie B | Reviewed this property |
I always call They have certain days of operation depending on season They also can tell you the specials You can see the hours and specials I'd you gi to their website Even after that it is good to call they do a lot of... More
Larry D
30 July 2015|
Response from Petenagle | Property representative |
Casual is fine. Many diners have been hiking or rafting. It is rare that we see a sports coat or tie. Ladies shorts, slacks, tights ..........whatever. Pete
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Lawson St, See our sign at Post Office, Hot Springs, NC 28743-4504
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 800-914-9306
  • E-mail
(VISIT OUR WEB SITE FOR MENU)Unforgettable Dining is just that- unforgettable in both it's taste and presentation, and service. The setting, whether it be by fireside or on the front porch with mountain views is equally memorable. Dress is casual. Organic and locally grown foods.
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