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Fontana Pitstop

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11152 Fontana Road, Highway 28 North, Fontana Dam, NC
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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

For a quick bite of pizza or nachos or hotdog it's the best and only place open in end November/early December. Laurie working there was exceptionally friendly and helpful. Nice choice of ales and beers on tap. Not really a shop with useful stocks, more bike items and touristic tee shirts, but you can buy drinks and potato chips and... More 

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Thank Holdsworth5
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Pitstop at Fontana Village Resort. Our friendly and welcoming staff can be sure to make a short stay a merry one. More 

Sacramento, California
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We experienced an unfortunate breakdown while driving through this area at night. Once this place opened in the morning we were met with genuine kindness and concern for our welfare. They went above and beyond in making us comfortable while we tried to sort out our situation. One staff member even offered to look over the engine -- and helped... More 

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FontanaVillage, Public Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Pitstop at Fontana Village Resort. I am so glad to hear that you were able to safely get back to your travels after staying with us at Fontana Village and that our helpful staff was able to assist you. Please visit again soon! More 

Greenville, South Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

The 2 women who helped us were very nice and extremely helpful and the hot dogs rocked!!. I love the t-shirt selection also. A++++.

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Thank Mark A. M
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and for stopping by Fontana Village Resort's Pitstop! More 

Myrtle Beach, Sc
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209 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

It is a very clean quaint place with great hotdogs. Sit at the bar drink a soda and enjoy a hotdog with chili mmm want one now.

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Thank Ken2fortax
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review of the Pitstop at Fontana Village Resort. The beer is cold, the food is hot and the welcome warm! More 

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

This was our daily stop for several different items for fishing or just stopping for a cold drink. We had breakfast one day as well

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Thank Michelle S
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Fontana Village Resort Pitstop and Gas Station. The Pitstop carries a wide variety of drinks, snacks and souvenirs for all travelers. More 

Hudson, Florida
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86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

After driving the 'Tail of the Dragon' in a 32' motor home (not on purpose) we stopped here and found the people very friendly and the merchandise reasonably priced.

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Thank Kenny T
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Fontana Village Resort Pitstop and Gas Station. More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Good food good severs and good people and they have everything you need from drinks to snack to gas and mids

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Thank Dustin R
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! More 

Okeechobee, Florida
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112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Gas price was almost $3 a gallon but it is one of the only ones up there. They make up for the price with having craft beer available to purchase.

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Thank mk1825
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Fontana Village Resort Pitstop, we have an excellent selection of local North Carolina craft beers and beer on tap. More 

Smyrna, Georgia, United States
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We fueled up here daily while staying at Fontana Dam. Staff was really nice and there were some necessities offered in the store. While we were there we checked email with free wifi.

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Thank Johnny M
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Fontana Village Resort's Pitstop! More 

bradenton, fl
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191 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Was in the area after checking out the dam and decided to grab a quick snack before heading down the road. The ladies were nice and friendly. If ever in the area we would stop again.

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Thank yankeedad69
FontanaVillage, Guest Relations Manager at Fontana Pitstop, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Fontana Village Resort Pitstop, please visit us again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11152 Fontana Road, Highway 28 North, Fontana Dam, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Fontana Dam
Description
The perfect stop for sandwiches and pizzas when touring the scenic by-ways in the Smokies or when heading into Fontana Village Resort.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?