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Black Mountain Lodging & Dining

In addition to providing award winning lodging in Black Mountain, NC, The Red Rocker Inn is the recipient of the “Best of Show” 2014, 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 our selections, including our homemade desserts.

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 of your choice.

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.

Open To The Public

Year-Round Seating Times

  • Monday – Thursday 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Friday & Saturday 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • *The restaurant is closed on Sundays

$15 -$27 (entree, two sides, buttermilk biscuits and homemade apple butter)
$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 children’s menu.

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


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