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Best Cellar Incorporated

203 Sunset Dr, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-7206
+1 828-295-3466
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck” (28 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options
203 Sunset Dr, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-7206
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at the inn and decided to have our first dinner there. The restaurant was fairly full, but not overly busy. Enjoyed my entree, the black grouper, mashed potatoes and baked butternut squash. The grouper was moist and flavorful. Really enjoyed the baked squash!...More

Thank easylivingFLorida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came to Best Cellar when in the Blowing Rock area recently. We choose the restaurant based on reviews and I have to say that was a little disappointed based on several factors. First, this visit was during the week and they were not crowded. We...More

Thank Magnolialady39110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great old building, great ambience, great food. Best duck dish I've ever eaten. John holder our waiter is awesome

Thank KipperKain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner in Best Cellar last evening and were impressed with the entire experience. We had two different dishes and both were excellent. The atmosphere is relaxing and mountain rustic.We eat out very often and at very nice restaurants. We rate this food as...More

1  Thank Jerry F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a terrific dinner and would recommend any of the dishes to anyone. Try any of the starters. They all look great. The trout piccata is a favorite!

Thank jartman65
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Best Cellars has a varied and interesting menu. All entrees come with a salad and a side so prices are very competitive on that basis. I ordered the tuna. It was cooked perfectly and not overcooked as tuna can sometimes be. I had the house...More

Thank bethcotner
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The place is inside the Inn at Ragged Gardens. It has a warm feel, and excellent wine selection and menu. We ate there twice, due to the service and great food. They know how to prepare a delicious plate! There are alos specials, and their...More

Thank SPTravlr
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Noisy on a Saturday night on the porch. Food fabulous. Waitstaff also fabulous. Highly recommend. Vegetarian entree was outstanding (peppers stuffed with artichokes, olives, quinoa, onions, etc. Delicious.

Thank judith576
Reviewed 15 March 2017

A wonderful adult dining experience. We prefer the actual cellar, but I can'd say why. Classic upper end menu, fresh and well prepared. You should not be disappointed.

Thank BillyReyn
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Tonight we ventured up the mountain to celebrate the patriarchs 75th birthday. Our party of six was greeted by Amanda who continue to impress through the night with her dedication to not only our table but the other four tables for which she was carrying....More

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What about Food menu
29 May 2017|
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Response from judith576 | Reviewed this property |
They have a very lovely menu. Unless you are super picky, you should be quite content with the options. I had mentioned previously their vegetarian option because it's rare when it's exceptional as this was.
what is the dress code
22 March 2017|
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Response from Shatszi |
Pretty casual. There is a no spandex rule if you top the scales at over 300lbs!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Sunset Dr, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-7206
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-295-3466
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