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Best eats in Boone/Blowing Rock

mmuch Mar 13, 2008 12:02 PM

Anyone? Maybe a great lunch spot?

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    btc1951 Mar 14, 2008 08:13 AM

    What about a lunch dinner spot that's not so loud, that is a bit more intimate?

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      Chocolate Toe Mar 14, 2008 03:34 PM

      for more intimate, Best Cellar is definitely what you are looking for. Entrees range about $16-32. It's a quaint, almost rustic setting in the woods, but very elegant. NIce bar too.

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      alfalfa28 Mar 14, 2008 12:00 AM

      My picks
      Storie Street Grill
      Mellow Mushroom-
      Six Pence Pub
      Kilwins for ice cream is a must

      There is also a cute gas station that has a deli counter and has great sandwiches made to order. Very, very reasonable. I know it sounds odd to get a sandwich from a gas station. They will make you just about anything. We took our stuff on a picnic but they also have a patio you can eat at.


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        Chocolate Toe Mar 13, 2008 03:37 PM

        If you want something nicer, try the Best Cellar in Blowing Rock. Storie Street Grille is good too.
        Black Cat Burrito in Boone IS a fun burrito place, with little games on the tables and such. And although it's a chain, Mellow Mushroom in BR is good. I also like KNights on Main in BR just becuase of the kind of old fashioned diner atmosphere and huge portions! And stop by Kilwins for ice cream.

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          codyadalyn Mar 13, 2008 01:57 PM

          Dinner - Crippins - somewhat pricey but very worth it.
          Storie Street Grill in Blowing Rock is excellent.
          Cafe Portifino is good for lunch or dinner - Rivers Street in Boone.

          Lunch - Black Cat Burrito in Boone on Depot Street (maybe - my memory is failing me)
          Woodlands BBQ in Blowing Rock, on US 321 on the way to Lenoir

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