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Blind Squirrel Brewery & Lodge

$$ - $$$American, ,
4716 S US Hwy 19E, Plumtree, NC 28664
+1 828-765-9696
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Brew Pub, Pub
$$ - $$$
4716 S US Hwy 19E, Plumtree, NC 28664
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place sits literally in the middle of nowhere but set your GPS and go. It's not far, 20 minutes maybe; from beautiful Linville Falls and Linville Falls. This place is also a B&B in case you have to many of their great brews and...More

1  Thank dstew7003
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old Inn and Lodge from the early 19 hundreds. We had a group of eight, no problem with seating. Sandwiches very good. Beer 🍺 is locally brewed. Must see. Still used as a Lodge. Large room for events.

Thank Actiongram1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are quaint, the lounging area of the lodge is very spacious. There is a pool table, TV and many couches/chairs. The restaurant is intimate and the food was spectacular. The best part of every trip is the family that owns and operates it....More

Thank brandothemando
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great laid back place to go with family and/or friends for a casual round of beers and some great food. Not many can find this place but it is a beautiful drive and worth every mile to a brewery, eatery, campground, tubing, relaxing spot ......More

Thank aoontheroad
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the incredible review and adding us to your "Be Back List". We try to incorporate fun into everything we do here and it is a pleasure to see that recognized. See you again soon!

Reviewed 11 September 2017

We camped here over labor day weekend. Even though the reservation was last minute and for a primitive site, the campsite we stayed at was roomy, quiet, and overall great. The hosts were out of their way helpful!

Thank kac751
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

It is awesome to hear you enjoyed your stay! Our campground managers are out of this world and always go above and beyond to ensure their guests enjoy their time with us. See you again soon!

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Stopped in on a Thursday afternoon about 45 mins before closing time. Thought we'd just try some beers since they were closing at 6, but the friendly staff said it would be no problem if we wanted to order food and we were welcome to...More

Thank DMKirk
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review! It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your meal; our award winning Nutty Blue Chick Wrap never disappoints. If you would like to stay with us in the future, we offer Bed &...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

What a great night at Blind Squirrel had beers and pizza with my freinds. We had terrific service especially Will the bartender. The RaRa pizza (spinach,mushroom,bacon) was especially good.

Thank Jim W
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the review Jim! You can never go wrong with the RaRa pizza prepared with our made from scratch pizza dough. Come visit us again soon!

Reviewed 3 September 2017

We have been to, and have taken our friends for a number of years to the Toe River Lodge or now Blind Squirrel brewery and Restaurant My husband, as the president of the County Chamber has had functions at this restaurant. We met some friends...More

7  Thank barrysutton9373
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A brewery ? A bed and breakfast? A campground with cabin rentals? a lodge? Tubing? Zipling ? All from one place? Awesome idea and they make it work well. We stayed in night at the brewpub/restaurant, The room was clean and very comfortable. This old...More

Thank jdone
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! Every member of our staff loves what they do and love serving the folks of the High Country and all that visit. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 August 2017

From the time you walk in , a drink of your choice brought to you while you are being greated by staff and friends...it feels like "coming home".! We were invited by dear friends, Bruce and Cindy, who have been trying to get us to...More

Thank Cheryl E
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the stellar review Cheryl! We are so happy to hear that you were able to eventually make it out for a visit. We always strive to deliver excellence with our customer interactions and it is wonderful to hear that it shone through...More

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Carol D
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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