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Tartan Restaurant

1 Hemingway Dr, Linville, NC 28646
+1 828-733-0779
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“eggs” (12 reviews)
“country ham” (5 reviews)
“club sandwich” (4 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
07:00 - 14:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
1 Hemingway Dr, Linville, NC 28646
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, consistently. Friendly service. Menu is a bit limited, but certa8nly enough. We laugh about the eggs. They are cooked as the cook wants to make them... regardless of how you order them. But, we still go back each trip to Linville.

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great breakfast on the last day of our trip to Banner Elk. It was very busy and the parking lot was full, UTI we only had to wait a couple of minutes. There appeared to be s good mixture of tourists, locals and...More

Thank Rebecca L
tobieLinville, Owner at Tartan Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Rebecca, hope you will visit us again soon. Sharon Peters

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch as not many options in area. Took a while to be seated as it was busy. Awkward waiting area right next to dessert refrigerator so had to keep moving. Our waitress was unfriendly and barely tolerated us. The restaurant is dingy and...More

1  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Was told about this hideaway. Service a little slower for some but we were not on any time constraint. The cheeseburger was good, the Cameron sandwich was good but onion rings need to be crisper.

1  Thank Lori O
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We ate lunch here twice during our vacation week. Everyone is friendly. The place is clean. The salad bar and soup were awesome. My son had the Reuben and my daughter had the BLT. They said they were great also. We had Adam as our...More

Thank Maureen W
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Eleven member group well taken care of. Service was great and the food was very good. Our group had a several different menu items and everyone was pleased. Their red velvet hot cakes were a hit with the kiddos and the pork tenderloin was a...More

Thank windy48
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat breakfast or lunch! Good prices great service and wonderful food. I really enjoy their quiche and salad bar.

Thank carlaj0604
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We had breakfast here after the hotel recommended it. It is located just next door so we tried it. Breakfast food was good, but a bit on the pricey side, but not outrageous. Yes, I would eat there again.

Thank over40pirate
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

I ate there Monday, July 2nd with a business partner out of convenience as he stayed next door at the Pixie Inn. The service was just ok, the interior is so dated and dirty looking and the furniture is horrible. We ordered breakfast, eggs, meats,...More

1  Thank MullyW72
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We just went for breakfast with a group of 9 of us who are camping. They were able to accommodate us with little wait. Staff was very pleasant and attentive. Food was good and quite affordable. They have some nice options with fun things like...More

Thank CassNC54
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Toni B
5 April 2016|
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Response from MullyW72 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but do yourself a favor and go anywhere else, this place is digusting!
Toni B
5 April 2016|
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Response from MullyW72 | Reviewed this property |
disgusting!, worst breakfast in the Smokies.
Lee B
30 August 2015|
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Response from Duke S | Reviewed this property |
No pool, just a restaurant. One that locals and local vacationers visit frequently.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Hemingway Dr, Linville, NC 28646
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Linville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-733-0779
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