DINING

Chimney Rock offers a wide range of dining choices and memorable fare. You can enjoy a sandwich, a picnic, a three-course lunch, or a candle-lit dinner overlooking the Rocky Broad River, Chimney Rock, or the Hickory Nut Falls. Every dining experience promises its own magnificent view.

 

Coffee on the Rocks

828-625-2064

www.chimneyrockcoffee.com

Best coffee in the Chimney Rock, Lake Lure and

Bat Cave area.  We serve the finest coffee,

espresso, lattes, teas, smoothies & frappes.

We also offer bakery items such as bagels, 

muffins, pastries, & desserts.  Free Wi-Fi

and all your pre-hiking on the go snacks &

cold drinks are available.  Browse our local 

artwork, photography, souveniers, vintage 

gifts.  you can even pose for a picture at the

Old Time Photo Saloon.  Take a walk behind

the shop and explore the Riverwalk!  Just 

follow the path along the river's edge and

"have your coffee on the rocks".




 ESMERALDA

The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant

828-625-2999

www.theesmeralda.com

Elegant mountain lodging & casual fine dining.

   
 Genny's Genny’s Family Restaurant & Gifts

828-625-2171

Family owned & operated. Meat & vegetable specials.

All kinds of sandwiches, homemade desserts &

chocolates. Free Wi-Fi.
 

 

 Medinas

Medina’s Village Bistro

828-989-4529

www.medinasvillagebistro.com

Casual gourmet. Full service restaurant &

carry out. From scratch breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Closed Tuesdays.

 Old Rock Cafe

Old Rock Café

828-625-2329

www.chimneyrockpark.com

Outside deck overlooking the Rocky Broad river

and Chimney Rock. Sandwiches, wraps, salads,

desserts. Beer & wine.

 Riverwatch


River Watch Deli & Grill

828-625-1030

www.riverwatchdeli.com

Enjoy Boars Head subs, Black Angus

burgers and more! Eat on the river!

Open daily.

 Rocking Lep

The Rocking Leprechaun Ice Cream Parlor

828-625-0052

Cones, cups, shakes, sundaes, splits & more!
 

 

Tia B’s

828-625-9990

Authentic Mexican Food. Enchiladas, burritos,

tacos, homemade salsas, plus much more!

Dining directly on the river. Family owned and operated.