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The Frog & the Monkey - CLOSED

128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
+1 828-898-3764
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
7 Jun 2014
“It saddened my wife and I to find out The Frog and The Monkey in Banner Elk has closed.”
25 May 2014
“Fun local food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
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Reviewed 13 March 2012

for a cozzy veggie sandwich place off the main drag it is a real find and why i come to the area to relaxe. food is fantastic for the price. we ate our fill, with six people, and the total bill was under $90.00. will...More

1  Thank chapmanBannerElk
Reviewed 6 March 2012

The fish tacos are amazing...as is the creme brulee! Everything I've eaten there (I had visited 5 times over a couple of weeks), was truly exceptional. This place is not a steak house, but an excellent choice for a delicous meal prepared and served by...More

Thank paul s
Reviewed 4 March 2012

My tempeh melt and macaroni and cheese was delicious, my husband's crab cake sandwich and sweet potato fries were excellent. Highly recommended!!

Thank HDGolden
Reviewed 27 February 2012

We went to the Frog and the Monkey for a late lunch on a Saturday. We practically had the restaurant to ourselves with just two other tables occupied. They have the same menu for lunch and dinner, so when I go back it will probably...More

Thank Dittos
Reviewed 3 February 2012

We had the crab stuffed mushroom appetizer, best I've ever had. And the sweet potato fries were awesome too. We each had the bison burger which was good, but at nearly 12 bucks for a burger I was expecting outstanding. I had thought that all...More

Thank T D
Reviewed 2 February 2012

The Frog and the Monkey is a unique place to enjoy great gormet items. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the service is great. Inside or outside, this place is great.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 27 January 2012

Yet again, Trip Advisor reviewers know how to steer you to the right place. We had a variety of reasonably priced menu items: the house salad (with a variety of excellent house made dressing choices), the tempeh melt, the bison burger, and a $3.50 almond...More

Thank cpeterso4
Reviewed 15 January 2012

My family and I ate dinner there and thoroughly enjoyed the food. We saw the other reviews in TripAdvisor and it was clear to us this was the place to go. We are self-admitted food snobs and this did not disappoint. We tried the spinach...More

Thank colezee
Reviewed 13 January 2012

We enjoyed this restaurant south we had to return the next day to explore more of the menu. Fresh delicious foods that we both loved everything we had on our visit. Make sure to have one of the signature chocolate monkeys or frogs as a...More

Thank Norwoods1946
Reviewed 2 January 2012

We stopped in after reading the great reviews on TA and were not disappointed! The broccoli cheese soup was excellent as was my Bison Burger. My wife had trouble keepin all the ingredients on her tempeh sandwich but she loved the flavor profiles. Kids dug...More

1  Thank Wataugian
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-3764
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