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Root & Vine

139 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3459
+1 828-433-1540
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (12 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
All hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
139 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3459
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on the way back from Ashville. Sat outside on a lovely day. The patio was delightful, food was good and thoroughly enjoyed eating here.

Thank Lesley A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regular diners here and it's always great. Saturday was exceptionally good. Walked in without a reservation and were lucky enough to be seated on the "pizza" side immediately. Our waiter was great and most helpful leveling our wobbly table. We ordered our usual...More

Thank 899harveyd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were camping at Lake James and decided we had to visit the mountain gateway of 18th-century French botanist André Michaux and the home town of Watergate prosecutor US Senator Sam Ervin. My date found the Root & Vine, and it looked good, so we...More

Thank Brent A. P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We happened to come through Morganton, NC, and decided to stop for lunch. Before stopping I checked Tripadvisor and thus found Root and Vine. It was a nice day, so we decided to eat outside; it was so nice underneath the trees in the courtyard....More

Thank Lola122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Root & Vine and were lucky enough to snag an outdoor table. The area is across from an historic home, with lush landscaping that makes the view outstanding. But on to our meal...it was excellent! I enjoyed the grilled Caesar...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I tried this restaurant on our way up to Blowing Rock. We had some fried oysters and the Fish & Chips. All were delicious. Service was excellent. We sat inside but there is a tree shaded patio that is available to enjoy...More

Thank bdorts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been meaning to try this restaurant but had not been in. The setting is casual but nice. Alcohol options are good. Service is pleasant and helpful. Food is an eclectic mis with literally something for everyone. Food is expertly prepared, looks and tastes...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled onto this restaurant on our monthly return from Asheville to WS. LOVED IT. Great atmosphere and service. Incredible local and craft beer list (40+ on tap). We had the cheese and the mediterranean pizzas--both excellent (our son had fun watching the pizza chef...More

Thank ashsem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat outside under the trees and enjoyed a nice glass of house wine and I had a chicken burger with fried green tomato and pimento cheese on it---outstanding. Many interesting choices for a great lunch.

Thank peachespair
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Root and Vine has something to offer everyone. An original and fresh menu that offers up fresh salads, homemade soups and bisques, main course options such as steaks, crab cakes, and chicken. They even offer pub fare for those who are seeking comfort food. A...More

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Joan E
17 August 2016|
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Response from Julia353 | Reviewed this property |
Salads and sandwiches are prepared fresh so things can be omitted as requested. They have three vegetarian options but I'm a meat eater so I have not really looked. My vegetarian and no gluten friends are quite happy there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3459
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-433-1540
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