Our guests often ask us, “where should we go to eat” while staying at Parkway Peek. That’s a tough question because there are SO MANY options! But here are some of our favorites, listed by location (be sure to check their open days/hours as some change seasonally):

Tropical Grill (Spruce Pine) - huge selection of Caribbean dishes as well as typical Americana home-cooking

City Drive-In (Spruce Pine) - burgers, hotdogs & such; feature live music some days

El Ranchero (Spruce Pine) – typical Mexican fare with huge menu at amazing low prices

Altapass Orchard (Spruce Pine) – local apple orchard also serving burgers, sandwiches, ice cream & fudge

MountainView (Spruce Pine) – more upscale dining with amazing views and full bar

The Pizza Shop (Spruce Pine) – amazing hand-tossed pizzas, calzones & salads; cash only, Saturdays only

KB’s BBQ & Grill (Spruce Pine) – down-home bbq & sandwiches

Fox & The Fig (Spruce Pine) – coffee shop, pastries & sandwiches

Hef’s Sports Bar (Spruce Pine) – burgers, wings and other typical pub-style food

Anchor’s Away (Spruce Pine) – if you need a down-home, fried food fix...order-in or take-out

Las Cruses (Spruce Pine) – Latin Fusion and tapas dishes

DT’s Blue Ridge Java Café (Spruce Pine) – coffee shop, breakfast, pastries, lunch, ice cream, free wi-fi

Claudia’s Authentic Mexican (Spruce Pine) – former food truck, now small restaurant, with great mexican fare

Switzerland Café (Little Switzerland) – fantastic, busy, diverse lunch spot with something for everyone, including cakes/pastries

Spear’s BBQ & Grill (Linville Falls) – typical BBQ & sandwiches, sometimes featuring live music

Famous Louise’s Rock House (Linville Falls) – downhome southern dishes in a very unique building

Linville Falls Winery (near Linville Falls) – great local winery featuring local cheeses and live music seasonally

Old Hampton Store & BBQ (town of Linville) – a fabulous, family-friendly-must, southern fare with live music

Mountain Chef Bistro (Burnsville) – more upscale dining with huge menu and farm-fresh items

Garden Deli & SnapDragon (Burnsville) – 2 separate venues next door with different bar & menu options

HomePlace Beer Company (Burnsville) – local brewery with fantastic craft beers & live music seasonally