Blue Ridge Mountains Eating, drinking and dancing
+1 540 593 2865
Château Morrisette Winery
This Floyd County winery offers hearty, perfect post-wine-tasting dishes. Savour the gravy-covered black tiger shrimp and grits with andouille sausage, Tasso ham and peppers.
287 Winery Road Floyd, VA 24091
+1 866 862 0476
The American-French Fusion-fuelled formal restaurant at Primland has an glass-enclosed fireplace, linen tables and dishes such as crispy bass with Tuscan ham, grits and shrimp. Reservations are required, book 48 hours in advance on weekends.
2000 Busted Rock Road Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
+1 276 952 2947
Mabry Mill Restaurant
Situated in a historic settlement, this down-home dining den serves up belt-unbuckling dishes such as crisp-fried Parkway pork chops.
266 Mabry Road Southeast, Blue Ridge Parkway, Milepost 176 Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
+1 336 786 8305
Named for the Seventies sitcom The Andy Griffith Show’s gun-less sheriff, this kitschy diner serves up Southern favourites. Try the biscuits and gravy and salt-cured ham for breakfast.
206 North Main Street Mount Airy, NC 27030