Local Dining Options

Located in Brevard, NC – most are a 15-minute drive from camp. Many restaurant’s hours and table availability is changing weekly – please double check their hours by calling.  Scroll down for options in Asheville and Hendersonville.

  • Blue Smoke BBQ – Drive through deliciousness. Serving real hickory smoked meats, homemade sauces and sides. Daily specials posted on facebook. (No seating, drive through only)
  • Blue Ridge Bakery – Baked goods include:pastries, muffins, cookies, and brownies. Lunches including salads, gyro, quiche and lots more. Open for walk in order to carry out, online orders, and online next day pick up.
  • Big Mike’s – Great spot to catch the ball games while eating Italian-American fair centered on Pizza and Wings. Open for reduced capacity seating and takeout. 
    • Hours: All Week, 11:00am – 9:00pm
    • Call: 828-884-FOOD
    • Website: https://bigmikesnc.com/
    • Address: 12 S. Gaston St. Brevard, NC 28712
  • Bracken Mountain Bakery – They specialize in crusty European Style breads and pastries, as well as American regional favorites. Everything is mixed from scratch, hand formed, and baked on the premises fresh every day. 
  • Cedar Mountain Cafe – Located 5 minutes down the road from camp, this is our staff’s favorite spot! Known for serving one of the best breakfast and lunch in the county, the cafe focuses on serving sustainably raised, nitrate and MSG-free meat, pork and poultry and locally sourced vegetables. Open for curbside pick-up or outdoor/patio dining.
  • Creekside Subs – A local diner that serves traditional country breakfast and lunch. Open for dine-in, curbside, or to-go orders.
  • Cup & Saucer – Serves specialty coffee and fresh house-made baked goods daily. Currently doing take out only (6/10/20).
    • Hours: Mon – Sat, 7:00am – 5:00pm
    • Call: (828) 884-2877
    • Website: www.cupandsaucernc.com
    • Address: 36 East Main Street A Brevard, North Carolina 28712
  • Dolly’s Dairy Bar – Yes, the famous Dolly’s ice cream! This local landmark serves up milk shakes, sundaes and a dazzling amount of ice cream flavors to campers of all ages.
  • Dugan’s Pub – A True Irish Pub – Their menu features, shareable appetizers, soup and salads, burgers, and Irish inspired entrees. Serving take out and dine-in.
  • El Ranchero – Good, affordable Tex-Mex favorites in a festive environment with a casual patio for outdoor dining.
    • Hours: Mon – Sun, 11:00am – 10:00pm
    • Call: 828-883-4000
    • Address: 76 N. Caldwell St. Brevard, NC 28712
  • Falls Landing – A Townsend Birdsong favorite! A quaint mountain bistro serving fresh seafood, steaks, and pasta for over 21 years. A slightly upscale dining experience, with delicious daily specials. As of 6/12/20, they are only offering to-go. Once they open for dine-in, we suggest making reservations as this is a local and visitor favorite!
    • Hours: Thurs – Sat, Lunch: 11:30 – 2pm, Dinner: 5:00 – 7:30pm 
    • Call: 828-884-2835
    • Website: https://www.thefallslanding.com/
    • Address: 18 East Main Street Brevard, NC 28712
  • Hawg Wild Bar-B-Que – Here you will find a full menu of mouth-watering Eastern and Western barbeque dinners, sandwiches, plus salads and side fixins’. Dine-in with very limited seating or take out available. 
  • Jordan Street Cafe – A local favorite! American Cuisine including elegant entrees, gourmet burgers and wraps, delicious appetizers, signature salads, homemade bread and pesto, and homemade desserts. Reservation required for dine-in, limited outdoor seating. Takeout available.
    • Hours: Thurs, 4 – 9pm, Fri – Sun, 4- 10pm, Sun Brunch: 11 – 3:00pm
    • Call: 828-883-2558
    • Website: http://www.thejordanstreetcafe.com/
    • Address: 48 W. Jordan St. Brevard, NC 28712
  • Kiwi Gelato – The best sweet treat in town! An Italian-style frozen treat with less butterfat than ice cream. Kiwi Gelato uses all natural ingredients, creating a cool, refreshing, quality gourmet dessert.
  • Magpie Meat & Three – Delicious wood-smoked BBQ with season local produce. Menu inspired by Southern dishes and craft beers. Curbside pick up and outdoor dining open,
    • Hours: Pickup: Wed-Sat 12 – 8pm, Outdoor Dining: Fri & Sat 12 – 8pm
    • Call: 828-877-3773
    • Website: http://magpiemeatandthree.com/
    • Address:170 King Street Brevard, NC 28712
  • Marco Trattoria – Superb Italian comfort food and wood-fired pizzas! Their cheese plate is well known among the year-around camp crew as the best in town. Reservations recommended!
    • Hours: Lunch: Mon – Frid 11am – 3pm
      Dinner Monday – Sunday 5pm – 9pm
      Brunch & Lunch Saturday & Sunday 11am – 3pm
    • Call: 828-883-4841
    • Website: http://marcotrattoria.com/
    • Address: 204 W. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
  • Mayberry’s – Simple good homemade soups, hearty, and dinner options. A good option for breakfast, lunch, or dinner!
    • Hours: Monday – Thurs 11:00 – 9:00pm, (Wed till 8), Fri – Sat 8:00am – 9:00pm, Sun 8 – 3pm
    • Call: 828-862-8646
    • Website: https://www.mayberrys.co/
    • Address: 30 W. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
  • Pescado’s Burritos – Fast, fresh, and local Mexcan food. Their large California-style burritos shouldn’t be missed. Grab takeout or dine-in. As of 6,12,20 only taking credit cards.
  • Rocky’s Soda Shop – Once a drug store in 1941, it is now famous as hungry folks flock here for famous hotdogs, grilled sandwiches, salads, milkshakes, sundaes, and banana splits. Extended lunch hours daily. As of 6/12, outside seating only.
  • Square Root – Serves relaxed American cuisine. Indoor dinning, wood bar top, or covered outdoor patio seating. Take out is available. 
  • SORA Japanese – The sushi spot in town! Serving japanese dishes and a sushi bar. Offering to-go only as of 6/12. Typically serving lunch and dinner.
    • Hours: Open most days between 11:00am – 3:00pm and 4:30pm – 9:30pm
    • Call: 828-883-9808
    • Website:https://www.sorasushinc.com/
    • Address: 50 S. Broad St. Brevard, NC 28712
  • Sunrise Cafe – Brevard locals favorite low-key breakfast and lunch place. Enjoy breakfast where “bagels are just the beginning” or lunch with sandwiches galore (specialty, deli, vegetarian, wraps) plus soups, salads, and delicious homemade desserts
  • Sully Steamers – The newest restaurant in town! Offering steamed bagels with a stack of good ingredients to go on top. Open for take out or dine in. 
  • Vescovo Neighborhood Eatery An Italian inspired restaurant with top notch food & atmosphere. A finer dining experience in Brevard, NC. Reservations are highly recommended. Inside and outside dining available. 

Take-out Pizza Options

Asheville Options

A Western North Carolina hub for good dining and local breweries. About an hour drive from camp.  For restaurants in Asheville, NC we recommend using Yelp and OpenTable to make reservations. You can also use the following sites:
–  https://www.exploreasheville.com/

Hendersonville Options

A smaller town with a walkable downtown featuring many shops and restaurants about 35 minutes from Camp High Rocks. We recommend looking through the site below for ideas! https://www.visithendersonvillenc.org/

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