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Stonewalls Restaurant

344 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
+1 828-898-5550
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (93 reviews)
“steak” (111 reviews)
“mud pie” (7 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
344 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
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81 - 90 of 449 reviews

Reviewed 22 September 2016

We heard that Stonewalls had new owners and decided to try it again. So glad we did. Jason was a wonderful server....very professional and pleasant. The spinach artichoke dip was really good. I had the Filet, medium, with sauteed mushrooms and onions. It was really...More

1  Thank ColumbusOH
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This restaurant came recommended from all 4 hotel staff and we're so glad we decided to go for dinner. Logan, our waiter, was great and very attentive. Our meal was phenomenal...both of our steaks were cooked to perfection. I would highly recommend this place for...More

Thank DubbinsBoy
Reviewed 18 September 2016

They do not take reservations, but you can call ahead and they will put your on their wait list and try to accommodate the time you will arrive. It is a busy place, live music on Saturday evening. The service was very attentive and the...More

1  Thank Carolyn0806
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Stonewalls has just changed management and the two owners have made wonderful and exciting changes. The salad bar was staffed, the night I went, with the owners sister. She was so helpful and had a delightful personality-definitely a local girl! The loafs of bread were...More

Thank linda3850
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped in on a Friday night and were told it would be a 20-30 minute wait. So, sat outside near the fire pit and were called in exactly 20 minutes. The decor inside is clean and simple. I had the scallops special with Brussel...More

1  Thank Deanna H
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Salad bar was fresh and great with lots of choices! Steak was cooked to perfection...bread was to die for....baked potato was perfectly done! Our server, Jason, was funny and accommodating! Excellent service, excellent food...will be back!

1  Thank MDodd72
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Had dinner and drinks and was impressed with the entire experience! Prime rib that melts in your mouth, homemade desserts! We'll be back!!

1  Thank DeLee S
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Ordered a New York Strip steak with a side of sauteed mushrooms and received a piece of fat and gristle with 40% meat and a bowl of boiled mushrooms. The fat left on the plate was easily 60% of the steak order. The waitress was...More

Thank BobVonK
Scott G, Owner at Stonewalls Restaurant, responded to this review

I am so sorry that you had an unpleasant experience at the restaurant. If you are every unhappy with your food or service in the future, please let me know while you are here and I will personally make it right.

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We recently went here for dinner on a Friday night with friends. We had what appeared to be a new waiter, and were told there are new owners. The waiter dumped a large glass of red wine all over me with some additional splash on...More

Thank dn483
Scott G, Owner at Stonewalls Restaurant, responded to this review

I am so sorry that you had an unpleasant experience at the restaurant. I was unaware of what happened to you until your review about the accident with the spilled wine. Please feel free to contact the restaurant and ask for me (Scott). I would...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Without a doubt the best Salad Bar in the area. If you enjoy steak this is the place to go. Great service. I always try one of the daily specials. A must visit restaurant in the heart of Banner Elk.

1  Thank Linville P
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What are your hours of operation for the Christmas 2016 weekend?
5 December 2016|
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Response from theschke | Property representative |
We will be open the week of Christmas including Friday the 23rd and Saturday the 24th from 5pm-9pm. We will be closed on Christmas Day and re-open on Monday the 26th at 5pm. Please let us know if you have any further... More
Hours of operation on Thursday night
31 August 2016|
Response from mtnman68 | Reviewed this property |
They open at 5pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-5550