Treat yourself to soft served and 20 flavors of hand dipped ice cream – with sundaes, milkshakes, banana splits, cyclones and more! Located near the main entrance to Sugar Mountain. For more, go to their Facebook page.3390 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604(828) 898-9746
Find a casual yet sophisticated atmosphere with Caribbean-inspired fare and tapas style dining, serving creative tacos, sandwiches, rice bowls and more. Full bar and outdoor seating too. For more, go to their website.488 Main Street West, Banner Elk828-898-7773
This authentic Vietnamese and Japanese restaurant is locally owned by Vietnam natives. They cook with fresh herbs and meats with healthy and creative dishes such as soups, spring rolls, hibachi and teriyaki favorites, noodles, sushi and much more. Great for takeout too. For more info, go to their website.110 High Country Sq, Banner Elk 828-898-4121
Closed for relocation to a new building & name. Reopening late summer 2020. Celebrating 35 years as Louisiana Purchase with house made Cajun and Creole cuisine and always fresh North Carolina seafood. Seasonal menu with ingredients direct from the farm. Their bar features craft cocktails, many wines by the glass and local beer. Winner of Read More
Find classic Mexican & Tex-Mex dishes, plus specialty margaritas & tequila, in a relaxed, modern space. Everything is prepared daily with fresh, healthy, high quality ingredients – including the freshest Guacamole dip. Find many vegetarian and fresh seafood choices. Their bar features a large selection of tequilas and a variety of margaritas. For more info, Read More
New in 2020! The first Alpine Coaster in the North Carolina Mountains is located at the base of Sugar Mountain. Ride individual carts at speeds up to 27 MPH on multiple 360-degree loops. It’s a cross between a roller coaster and toboggan sled run. They are open every day year-round, including our winter ski season. Read More
This intimate professional theater in Banner Elk brings a broad range of live theatrical presentations of the highest possible quality at an affordable price. Their Christmas Variety Show is especially fun. Located inside the historic Banner Elk School, just 2.5 miles from the main entrance of Sugar Mountain.
Chinese restaurant serving up fresh, delicious, made-to-order favorites with traditional cooking methods and best quality ingredients.3581 Tynecastle Highway, Banner Elk (Food Lion Shopping Center)828-898-3533