You can find fast food, but you can also find local specialties like BBQ, mountain trout, and local produce

Bojangle’s Chicken ‘n Biscuits 765 Tallulah Rd (US129 north of Robbinsville), 828-479-0700, 5am-10pm, Sun 6am-10pm, fast food restaurant.

Crown Foods 272 Rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville), 828-479-8651,  6am-10pm, Breakfast biscuits, broasted chicken, no breakfast on Sundays

El Pacifico Mexican 429 Rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville)), 828-479-8448, 11am-930pm, open 7 days a week, authentic Mexican dishes. website

Dining at Fontana Village Resort 300 Woods Road, Fontana Dam, 828-498-2211, Mountview Bistro at Main Lodge, open year round for breakfast, lunch, dinner, cocktails. Wildwood Grill located in the center of the village, open seasonally, sandwiches, pizza, cocktails for lunch and dinner. Bear's Den Lounge located in the main lodge next to Mountview Restaurant, full service bar. Ice Cream Store located next to General Store, open seasonally for snacks and hand dipped ice cream. website

The Hub of WNC, 664 Rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville), 828-479-0478, seasonal hours for breakfast, lunch, dinner and coffee. Catering, group facility. website

Huddle House 610 Tallulah Rd (US129 south of Robbinsville),  828-479-9695, 6am-10pm, breakfast all day, lunch, dinner, patio dining & specials.

Ingles Delicatessen 2 Sweetwater Rd (US129 in Robbinsville), 828-479-6748, 7am-10pm, take out home style dishes.

Lynn’s Place 237 E Main St (by Court House), 828-479-9777,   Lunch Mon-Sun 11am-230pm, Dinner Mon-Sat 5-9pm. Locally owned home style cooking.  Catering.  website

Moonshiner Steak House 2595 Tallulah Road (US129 south of Robbinsville), 828-479-4248, Located next to Two Wheel Inn.  Lunch & Dinner ribs, steaks, BBQ, chops, plus adult beverages. website

McDonalds  374 Rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville), 5am-midnight, fast food restaurant.

Papa’s Pizza 211 Tapoco Rd (US129 north of Robbinsville) 828-479-2431, Mon-Thur 11am-9pm,  Fri-Sat 11am–10pm,  Pizza, pasta, salad bar, pizza buffet.  Group facilities.

Pineapple Whip at the intersection of Moose Branch Rd & US129 north of Robbinsville, open seasonally for juice based soft serve, picnic tables or take home website

Fontana Pitstop 11152 Fontana Road, Fontana Dam 828-498-2140, Sun-Thur 8am–7pm, Fri–Sat 8am–8pm, Hot & cold sandwiches, appetizers, soft drinks, cold beer & wine

Pop & Nanna’s & The Scoop 52 Rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville), 828-479-8461, Mon-Sat 7am–8pm, closed Sundays, Locally owned breakfast, lunch, dinner with daily specials, ice cream parlor  website

Southern Gals Country Cooking 400 Rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville), 828-479-4609,  Mon-Sat 7am-830pm, closed Sundays, locally owned breakfast, lunch, dinner with daily specials.  website

Stecoah Diner 1751 NC28,  Stecoah Valley 828-479-8430,  open seasonally 1130-7pm, closed Sunday, locally owned lunch and dinner with daily specials. website

Stecoah Valley Schoolhouse Cafe 121 Schoolhouse Rd (Stecoah Valley Center), 828-479-3364, open seasonally Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, 6pm-730 prior to Saturday summer concerts, closed Sundays. Light lunch and fresh baked goods, coffee & snacks   website

Subway 272 Rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville), 828-479-1530, 8am-10pm, fast food restaurant.

Thunder Mountain General Store 574 Santeetlah Rd (near Cherohala Skyway), 828-479-4171, Seasonal hours for breakfast and sandwiches  website

Willow Tree Restaurant, Catering & Baking 302 Ford Street (across from Microtel), 828-260-8158, Friday & Saturday night gourmet dinner by reservation. Bakery & group catering. website

Wolf Creek Cafe 2620 NC28, Stecoah Valley, 828-479-6669 , Open daily  website

Wendy’s 347 rodney Orr Bypass (US129 in Robbinsville), 828-479-4755, 1030am-11pm, fast food restaurant.

Tapoco Lodge 14981 Tapoco Rd (US129 north of Robbinsville), 828-498-2325, seasonal hours, informal outdoor and indoor dining at Tapoco Tavern website

Snowbird Mountain Lodge 4633 Santeetlah Rd (near Cherohala Skyway), 828-479-3433, seasonal hours, fine dining for dinner only, reservations required, cocktails website