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Blind Squirrel Brewery & Lodge

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Plumtree $$ - $$$ American, ,
4716 S US Hwy 19E, Plumtree, NC 28664
+1 828-765-9696
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Brew Pub, Pub
$$ - $$$
4716 S US Hwy 19E, Plumtree, NC 28664
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here during a recent mountain day trip on the recommendation of a friend. The positives: *Great food. Try their award winning Nutty Blue chicken wrap and also the tots! *Great service with knowledgeable wait staff. *Great atmosphere both inside and out. You can sit...More

Thank rcjones7664
Reviewed 1 week ago

This getaway could not have been better.A little hard to locate but once you arrive the entire stay was well worth it. The staff could not of been more accomadating.The food is great. Breakfast was fantastic. We had a large selection of movies to watch...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is out of the way but that is part of its charm. Very goo homemade hummus and some veery nice craft beers. Service was great and the seating by the river is wonderful. Planning a weekend there as they have lodging as well.

Thank TNDauksch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a great Sunday lunch by the river after a long drive around the area! They have a great selection of beer! I was very happy that they offered a house made cider. The buffalo chicken wrap and philly were delicious....More

Thank travelfan6938
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told about the Blind Squirrel from the folks at Elk Mountain Riding Company and what a wonderful lunch experience we had here. Hidden away in Plumtree, this unique establishment offers delicious entrees and the staff's hospitality is quite impressive. Food was great and...More

Thank swesson2017
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hey there! Unique is a perfect word to describe our beautiful, historic facilities. Thank you for a stellar review! hope to see you soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in charge of booking an annual camping trip for 7 families (our closest friends). Luckily, I picked Blind Squirrel. The staff was so nice and accommodating. Bathhouse was the cleanest we have ever had and really hot water too. We had dinner one...More

1  Thank Shawn P
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hey Shawn! Thanks for choosing to spend the weekend with us. We always do our best to accommodate larger groups-- the more the merrier! Thanks for your glowing review. Come back and see us soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the best experience!! Highly recommended! Our guides were fantastic! They made sure everyone was comfortable and safe and were so much fun! Everything about this place was awesome! We are already planning a trip back.

Thank Courtney J
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We had a late lunch/early dinner on a Saturday. The service was fantastic, the beer was great (nice and cold after a long hike!) and the food was delicious. The building doesn't look like much from the outside, but the inside is very cool and...More

Thank Amanda O
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hey Amanda! Thanks for giving us a shot! Please come back soon, our river decks are open for the season and you can't beat the view. Hope to see you soon and happy hiking!

Reviewed 12 May 2017

I have drank their beer before at other pubs and really enjoyed it but after stopping here at their pub made it even better! Food, great beer she a place to stay all nestled beside a beautiful creek!

Thank Jeff M
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jeff! Glad you could make it out. If you really wanna enjoy the beautiful North Toe River, we're offering river tubing adventures all summer! See you soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 4 May 2017

We went to try the beer but the food was excellent. We both had wraps and they were both excellent. The beer was good but not great.

Thank brhoads2
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Carol D
Do you have gluten-free options?
26 May 2017|
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Response from Annette H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry to take so long. I am not sure about gluten free, but they DO have a website/FB you can double check!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Brew Pub, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4716 S US Hwy 19E, Plumtree, NC 28664
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Plumtree
  • Phone Number: +1 828-765-9696
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The Blind Squirrel Brewery & Lodge is an award winning craft brewery, 5 Bedroom Lodge, Restaurant, Winery, & Disc Golf Course. Our gift shop features branded clothing and merchandise, as well as unique gifts & pottery. Visit our facilities year round on Fri-Sun or plan a private event for any day of the week. We offer a fantastic pub style menu as well as creative appetizers and featured entrees. We specialize in weddings, corporate dinners, & other private functions throughout the year and can work with you to create the perfect menu for your event. Lodging ranges from $100-$130 a night and amenities include unrestricted access to the disc golf course and North Toe River.
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