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Medina's Village Bistro

430 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
+1 828-989-4529
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
430 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Order the breakfast bowl. Incredible. Great natural atmosphere. If you're looking for a peaceful getaway in North Carolina, this is definitely a good place to go.

Thank John C
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We visited twice in the same week for lunch. Doesn't look like much from the outside, but the wraps of the day, veggies of the day, Cubans, and fresh tastes to everything make this our favorite place in town. Good beer selection, too. We also...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We visited Medinas on a Wednesday night. The restaurant is cute, but we didn't expect too much. We were blown away by the wonderful trout with a fantastic mushroom sauce. My husband had the grilled pork chop, also with a mushroom sauce. The pork chop...More

Thank AnitaLCPA
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Best food around! No better food in Chimney Rock/Lake Lure. Great people and great service. What more can you ask for.

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 19 August 2016

So glad we stopped at this little gem. Loved the fruit/blue cheese salad and cinnamon rolls are amazing!

Thank melissablinn
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Went there with three friends for breakfast. The service was great, and efficient. The food was delicious. The best grits I've had in a while. Food came at a good temperature and the waitresses were attentive throughout. Not a fancy place, but interesting, well-priced, and...More

Thank darrellap
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Really a small gem of a place to eat at. I could tell they cared about the ingredients and the meals. Sandwiches to salads we had at lunch. All was good. We were staying in Lake Lure and definitely did not mind the short drive...More

Thank whodoyouknow
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stumbled upon this restaurant on a hot day in Lake Lure and they were so friendly. They seated us immediately and got us cool drinks and were so sweet to young children. The menu had great items to choose from and it felt like...More

Thank Joy M
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I cannot say enough good things about Medina's! The food was so fresh and incredibly delicious. It was as if the sandwich rolls had just come out of the oven. The cream of tomato soup was so good and the prime rib sandwich was superb....More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 15 August 2016

During our weekend getaway, we ate at Medina's 3 times: Dinner, lunch, breakfast. Food was very good all 3 times. Preferred sitting outside. Amazing view of Chimney Rock from front porch dining area. Clam chowder was some of the best I have ever had. Chicken...More

Thank maryann246810
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Gerald S
19 July 2017|
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Response from carolinasoon | Reviewed this property |
You can go on their website They have a menu there. John and Meghan, the owners, use lots of local fresh ingredients. They have something for everyone, including a kid's and dog's menu! They have great dishes for... More
Debbie D
26 July 2016|
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Response from jgwisdom | Reviewed this property |
Call them up and ask them is my advice.
10 December 2015|
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Response from JMSJNMM | Property representative |
Hi, We are open Christmas Eve until 2. We are closed Christmas Day and then we will be open for regular hours the rest of the week. Then the next week for the New Year's Holiday we will do the same thing. We would love to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Chimney Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-989-4529
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A full service casual gourmet dining experience for everyone. We cater to individual needs on a daily basis. Call ahead takeout
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