You haven't fully experienced the Blowing Rock, NC region until you've dined at The Gamekeeper. It's a true gourmet restaurant, with an engaging blend of upscale elegance and mountain charm. Famous for an evolving menu that blends the traditional with the exotic, The Gamekeeper features a selection of perfectly prepared game, plus a range of continental and American entrees. Acclaimed chef Ken Gordon and wife Wendy are owners who bring tremendous warmth and skill to the table, treating you more as friends than guests. You'll experience a meal to remember that includes fine wines, decadent desserts and a generous serving of personal attention. You'll leave happy and impressed' with a desire to return soon!
Dining Style: Fine Dining
Cuisine: Southern, Wild Game
Menu: View menu on restaurant's website
Price: $50 and over
Phone: (828) 963-7400
Hours of Operation: Dinner:
Nov. 1 - Apr. 30
Thursday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
May 1 - Oct.31:
open nightly: 6:00pm - 9:30pm
Dec. 26 - Dec. 31
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
Executive Chef: Ken Gordon
Dress Code: Business Casual
Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Parking Details: Valet service on Saturdays, as well as, special events; 23 spaces and 10 on access street
Catering: Wood-fire grill on site with extensive, elegant entrees and side dishes
Private Party Facilities: The whole restaurant can be rented or small private room for intimate gatherings, soon to expand rentable covered porch.
Private Party Contact: Wendy Gordon (828) 963-7400
Entertainment: Jazz during the holidays
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