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Joy Bistro

115 New Market Ctr, Boone, NC 28607-3992
+1 828-265-0500
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (36 reviews)
“pear salad” (8 reviews)
“pork chop” (14 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
French, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
115 New Market Ctr, Boone, NC 28607-3992
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1 - 10 of 318 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My date was eager to dine at Joy Bistro in mid November. The decor is fun, welcoming and the bar is modern and great looking. I selected the “special” which was fish with veggies. The veggies were yummy and fully consumed; however the fish was...More

Thank RileyCharlotte
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to split the meal tonight! Excellent scallops and mushroom salad. Crab dip also wonderful. We have loved this restaurant for years. We do not eat out very often. So glad we picked Joy Bistro again! We will always come back!

Thank crits60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just in town for one night, we wanted something a little different so we decided to stop here. What a great decision! Tried the warm mushroom salad which was lovely (would ask for less dressing next time) and the Bartlett pear salad which was also...More

Thank benooch67
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Dined here with friends on a recent Wednesday evening. The restaurant reminded me of a small French Bistro in decor. We started with sharing a bowl of the crab and corn chowder, which was excellent. I enjoyed the Diver Scallops and my wife had the...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The 4 star rating is for the food. My husband and I both had the filet mignon and it was so good. I like mine medium rare and it was cooked perfectly. But helpful hint, get a reservation for this restaurant. We didn't and barely...More

1  Thank Lacey B
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Went here on our 27th wedding anniversary and love the food, drinks, and service. The Corpse Reviver #2 is awesome, (drink). Definitely try the Alaskan Crab gratin, superb. My wife loved the salmon and my beef tenderloin was cooked to perfection. The combination of vegetables...More

Thank Mark and Sandy Z
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Was in Boone for a girls weekend and came here on a Saturday night. The food was spectacular! Our server was phenomenal. He kept our drinks filled, didn't even have to ask for a refill on anything! I ordered the NC Trout and it was...More

Thank mavwu
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a lovely night out at Joy Bistro. We have been coming to this restaurant for about five years now while visiting our mountain home in Boone, NC. We started with a pear salad, their delicious warm bread, and a glass...More

Thank pbills50
Reviewed 6 September 2017

2nd time have eaten there. Had veal meat loaf was wonderful , wife had trout she loved it. Hidden treasure by the movie theater. Just as good as it was last year

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We ate lunch here upon the recommendation of a friend. I ordered the pan seared salmon over a tomato salad consisting of plum tomatoes, mixed greens, onions and cucumbers all served over an avocado sauce. It was just ok. The salmon did not taste extremely...More

1  Thank Bruce J
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20 July 2017|
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Response from Byrd3B | Reviewed this property |
There are several outside tables in trellis garden setting that are fine with your pet(s).
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6 February 2017|
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Response from pitahead | Reviewed this property |
Think resort casual. I was there in the winter time, so most people were bundled up with men in slacks/chinos with sweaters or sport jackets. Women ranged everything from fancy dresses to more casual dress pant with nice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 New Market Ctr, Boone, NC 28607-3992
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: +1 828-265-0500
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