Highlight: Blowing Rock Restaurant Week 2016


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A week of the best eats in the High Country for a fraction of the cost!


Event Details:

The Gamekeeper Restaurant's famous bread pudding. Available for restaurant week.  Photo Credit: blowingrock.com

The Gamekeeper Restaurant’s famous bread pudding. Available for restaurant week.
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Blowing Rock Restaurant Week

When: May 16–22, 2016

Where: 18 locations throughout Blowing Rock

Contact: 828-295-7851 or 828-295-4636


The High Country in North Carolina has some of the best eats around. Quality examples of down-home, southern cooking, but with a variety of influences inventive flavors that keep foodies happy and coming back for more.

Restaurant Week in Blowing Rock is the perfect opportunity to hit up amazing, and sometimes pricey, restaurants and not break the bank. Eighteen restaurants in the Blowing Rock area are participating this year. You can try one or you can try them all! Reservations during Restaurant Week are always suggested.


Restaurant Highlights:

There are 18 restaurants to choose from, but here are some notable selections you can check out.


Canyons Restaurant

Highway 321, 8960 Valley Boulevard, Blowing Rock, NC • 828-295-7661 • RW Link

Restaurant Week Special: $10.95/ lunch; $15.95/dinner

Canyons Historic Restaurant and Bar has the best view in Blowing Rock. But don’t get distracted, the food is out of this world! And for restaurant week, they are highlighting a local ingredient, NC Mountain Trout. The specials will change daily, so be sure to come more than once! Each meal will also offer special NC Beer Pairings, creating the perfect meal.


The Gamekeeper

3005 Shull’s Mill Road, Blowing Rock, NC • 828-963-7400 • RW Link

Restaurant Week Special: $30 for a 3 course meal

This local favorite is offering a three course meal! Come to the stone cottage at the end of a curvy road, and you will find the Gamekeeper Restaurant & Bar. Serving up vegetarian options with flair. And also offering some of the strangest game meat you’ll find anywhere. Stick to the reliable trout dish, or adventure into the unknown with charred ostrich meatloaf. CLICK HERE to read more about The Gamekeeper.


Mellow Mushroom Pizza

946 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC • 828-295-3399 • RW Link

This is not your mama’s pizza place. For Restaurant Week, this groovy eatery is offering special prices on some of their favorite menu items.


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