About Dinner - open to the public

  • Grilled Salmon with Stone Fruit Compote

The Red Rocker Inn is the recipient of the "Best of Show" 2014 and 2016, and 2017 and "Best Dessert"  2013 and 2015 awards at the "Rock the Taste" Chamber of Commerce sponsored restaurant showcase event in Black Mountain. This unique restaurant is also a multi-time winner of TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence. Come for a visit and you'll agree that a dinner at The Red Rocker Inn is an experience unmatched by any in the region. The exceptional casual fine-dining  fare is enhanced by the beautiful homey setting of our Victorian mansion and is served with love and care. We take pride in choosing the finest quality ingredients in all of our selections, including our  homemade desserts.

  • Reeses Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Pie

Your experience may begin with any of our tantalizing appetizers such as homemade flatbread with brie, figs, and caramelized onions. Or try the award-winning smoked trout croquettes. You might order  homemade soup or salad of the day, all served with hot buttermilk biscuits and homemade apple butter. All entrees are specially prepared to order and served with two freshly-prepared sides. Our ingredients are the freshest available, many are locally sourced. The Red Rocker Inn is ideal for any occasion whether it is a special celebration, or an any-day night out. Bring a large group or just the two of you. It will be an evening you won't soon forget. Just be sure to come hungry and save room for dessert.

  • Almond Mountain Trout Entree Salad


Year Round Seating Times

Monday - Thursday 5:00 pm through 7:30 pm
Friday and Saturday 5:00 pm through 8:00 pm

The restaurant is closed on Sundays.

$15 -$26 (entree, two sides, buttermilk biscuits and homemade applebutter)

$4-$14 (soups, salads, small plates, appetizers)

Reservations are not necessary, but are appreciated, and will ensure quicker service for your party. Shared entrees will incur a second plate charge. A 20% gratuity will be added to individual separate checks and with groups of seven or more. Children 10 and under may order from our childrens' menu.

Should your plans or the number in your party change, please let us know as soon as possible.

  • Blue Meadow Farm Zucchini

Summer produce at it's peak! Just about ready to find it's way to your plate.

  • Farmer Fenner and Kaylea

Blue Meadow Farms owner, Fenner Klak, delivers his wonderful produce to our back door.

  • Blue Meadow Farm Rainbow Chard

Rainbow chard, and kale from Blue Meadow Farms