Travel Guide

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Georgia

Location Restaurant Cuisine Directions
Clayton La Pachanga Mexican On Route 441, shares a building with a Day's Inn.
Elijay El Agave Mexican On Main Street
Dillard Dillard House Family Style On Route 441 just south of the NC border.

North Carolina

Location Restaurant Cuisine Directions
Albemarle (Stanly County) Harmanco's Cajun food, pasta and Louisiana beer East Main Street
Asheville Apollo Italian Biltmore House exit but head away from the Biltmore house, on the right side of the road in a small plaza
  Asiana Grand Buffet Asian Buffet exit 44 of I-40 on the west side of Asheville
153 Smokey Park Hwy.
tel.: (828) 667-0410
hours: Mon. - Sun. 11am - 3:30pm, 4pm - 10pm
price range: $6 - $12
service: Full
  La Paz Mexican Biltmore exit to Biltmore village, across from New Morning Gallery
  Laughing Seed Vegetarian and brew pub From Patton Ave., go left on Otis, then right onto Wall.
  The Moose Café Home Cooking Next to the Farmers Market on Hwy. 191
  Salsa Mexican
Caribbean Food
Mexican Take exit 4 off I-240 onto Patton Ave. Proceed toward Asheville to 6 Patton Ave.
  Szechuan Chinese exit 44 19/23 N. off US 40
Bynum Allen & Son Pit Cooked Bar-B-Que Family Style Highway 15/501 just north of the Haw River access
Cornelius Thai Marlai Thai In a shopping center just west of I-77 at exit 28
Cumnock Bud's Barbecue BBQ After 4 mi. N of Sanford on Hwy 421, turn right onto Cumnock Rd. Midway between Deep River Park and Highway 421
Dillsboro Jarrett House Family Style Exit 19/23 to 441 south. At the first stop light turn left. The inn sits on the left hand corner.
Hendersonville Fireside Inn   Exit 18A off I-26 (Hwy. 64 East)
Kinston Kings Barbecue BBQ  
Lexington Speedy's BBQ North of 64 on Hwy 8
  Barbecue Center BBQ Downtown on Main St.
Madison/Mayodan Fuzzy's Barbecue BBQ  
Marion Little Siena Italian Junction of US 70 and NC 80
Mocksville C's Barbecue pulled barbecue, breakfast 885 S Salisbury St. From US 64 on the east side of town, go about a mile south on NC601.
Morganton Judge's BBQ, Seafood 128 Greenlee Ford Rd., beside the Catawba River
  Habaneros Mexican Restaurant Mexican 412 W. Fleming Dr (off US70, on the south side of downtown)
  Quality Gas mart   I-40 exit 102
  Mythos Greek and Italian food plus desserts 112 West Union Street (downtown near the courthouse)
Murphy Downtown Pizza Company All-you-can-eat Pizza Buffet 52 Hiwassee St Murphy, NC 28906-2939
(828) 837-0500
From Hwy 64, go into Murphy on Hwy 19/74 (light), left on Hiwassee, Restaurant on the right.
Nashville Doug Saul's Barbecue BBQ Alt. 64 one exit west of the Hwy 58 exit
Old Fort Trainwatcher Café Home made soups,entrees and desserts, salads and sandwiches. 5 Main street, Old Fort, NC
828-668-7941
Easy access off I-40, in the center of town across the railroad tracks.
Open 8am-3pm Monday-Saturday and Friday night; steak dinner 5-8pm while bluegrass music is played in the streets.
Pittsboro The Flamingo American cuisine Pittsboro Commons Shopping Center
  Pitt Stop Cafe   964 East St.
Roanoke Rapids La Tolteca Mexican On 10th Street
Rocky Mount Bob Melton's Barbecue BBQ On the banks of the Tar River
Shatley Springs Shatley Springs Restaurant Family Style  
Shelby Bridge's Barbecue BBQ  
Sylva Lulu's Cafe   612 W. Main St.
  Jack the Dipper Ice Cream On the banks of the Tuckasegee, between Sylva and Cullowhee
  Meatballs Pizzeria Italian 462 W Main St.
  Spring Street Cafe   3 E. Jackson St.
Waynesville Antipasto's Italian exit 102 on US 19
  Clyde's Homestyle, good pie  
Wesser Pizza by the River Pizza On the Nantahala,just upstream from Fast River Rafting
  Relia's   At NOC, across the river from the store
  Nantahala Village   On Route 19/74 a couple miles north of NOC
Wilmington Bridge Tender Seafood Airlie road, near the Waterway Bridge.
  Caprice Bistro Seafood Plus Located on the first block of Market Street, between Water Street and Front Street.
  Caprice Bistro Seafood Plus Located on the first block of Market Street, between Water Street and Front Street.
  Hanover Seafood Seafood Market
(cook your own)
On Harbor Island near middle of the island
  Heck of a Peck Seafood East side of Masonboro Loop Road, just north of Whiskey Creek
  Hieronymus Seafood Restaurant Seafood Located at 5035 Market Street
  Jackson's Big Oak Barbecue BBQ Located at 920 South Kerr Ave. (near the Wrightsville Rd, Kerr Rd intersection)
  Middle of the Island   216 Causeway Drive, on Harbor Island, on the right as you head to the beach, not far from the Waterway Bridge
  The Oceanic Seafood South end of Wrightsville Beach on the pier
  Pilot House Seafood plus Ann Street, near Chandler's Wharf
  Pirate's Table Seafood Carolina Beach Road, on the right in a strip-shopping center about half a mile south of the Shipyard Blvd intersection
  Smithfield's Bar-B-Q BBQ 7300 Market St. (in Ogden, just north of the intersection of Market Street and the Military Cutoff)
  Something Fishy Wilmington's best fried-seafood platter College Rd, on the right as you head south towards Carolina Beach
  Trail's End Steak House Steak Masonboro Sound, at the end of Trail's End Rd off Masonboro Loop Rd
  Zora's Seafood Market Seafood Market
(cook your own)
Castle St., on the right as you head west from 17th St
Winston-Salem Little Richard's BBQ Head south at the Clemmons exit and turn right at the light at the BP station
Wrightsville Beach 22 North Seafood specials, Pasta, Steak 22 North Lumina Beach
Next door to Sweetwater surf shop

Pennsylvania

Location Restaurant Cuisine Directions
Markleysburg Glisan's Home Style Cooking 4625 National Pike (Route 40)
724-329-4636
Mill Run Highwaters Grill, BBQ and Pizza Grill, BBQ and Pizza 1.5 miles north of Ohiopyle on Route 381
724-329-4669
Ohiopyle Firefly Grill View their menu 25 Sherman Street
724-329-7155

Tennessee

Location Restaurant Cuisine Directions
Copperhill El Rio Mexican  
Cosby Cub Restaurant & Motel BBQ, ribs, trout 4344 Cosby Road (Highway 32). (888) 853-9370. The food was outstanding, along with dining over the river on the patio, and live bluegrass music. Cost was inexpensive. No alcohol, but they do allow brown bagging.
Ducktown Brothers BBQ, etc. On Route 64 where Burra Burra Steakhouse used to be.
Erwin China Kitchen Chinese Main St.
Tellico Plains Tellicafe   Behind the gas station on Route 68 in Tellico Plains
Townsend Hearth & Kettle Typical American On US 321
Wartburg Partners Pizza Pizza, no beer Hwy 62, 1 mile east of Wartburg

Virginia

Location Restaurant Cuisine Directions
Breaks Road Kill K'afa local on Route 80 across from the Gateway Motel
  Breaks Interstate Park Buffet and menu service on Route 80, about 2 miles east of Breaks, VA
Pounding Mill Cuz's Uptown Barbeque Pit smoked barbeque and more on Route 19/460

West Virginia

Location Restaurant Cuisine Directions
Fayetteville Cathedral Cafe   134 S Court St, on the main road in town
  DiOGi's Mexican Grill and Cantina Mexican 103 Keller Ave
  Dirty Ernie's Rib Pit Ribs, BBQ 310 Keller Ave, just off US 19
  Mountain Laurel Restaurant Italian, steaks, ribs, BBQ Laurel Creek Rd., just off US 19
  Pies & Pints Pizza & beer West Maple Avenue. From Route 19, take the main drag into town (N. Court St) to the second light, hang a right and go past United Bank and Memorial Bldg. Pies is the reddish bldg on the left as you are almost out of "downtown".
  Sedona Grill   Route 16 about 2 miles from Fayetteville heading towards Oak Hill
Oak Hill Rio Grande II Mexican Kroger/K-Mart Plaza, on Route 19
  Peking Chinese Restaurant Chinese Buffet Kroger/K-Mart Plaza, on Route 19
Summersville La Carreta Mexican West side of Rt 19 in Merchants Mall
  Peking Chinese Restaurant Chinese Buffet West side of Rt 19 in Merchants Mall

North Carolina

Name

Address/Phone

Directions

Freeman's Motel & Cottages 1900 Highway 28 N
Almond, NC 28702
(828) 488-2737
Take Route 28 west off of 19/74. Freeman's is on the right just before the Almond Post Office.
Smoky Mountain Meadows Campground 755 East Alarka Rd
Bryson City, NC 28713
(828) 488-3672
From 19/74, take the Alarka Road exit and turn south (away from Bryson City) onto Alarka Road. Go about one mile and then branch left onto East Alarka Road for just over a mile and you will see the campground on your left. Watch for small signs marking the turns to the campground.
Timberlake Campground 3270 Conley's Cove Road
Whittier, NC 28789
(828) 497-7320
From 19/74, take the Whittier exit. Follow the Timberlake signs across the Tuckasegee River, under the Expressway and up Conley's Creek Cove Road for about four miles. The campground is on your right.
Turkey Creek Campground PO Box 93
135 Turkey Creek Road
Almond, North Carolina 28702
(828) 488-8966
Take Route 28 west off of 19/74. The campground is on the right, next to the Almond Post Office.

Pennsylvania

Name

Address/Phone

Directions

Ohiopyle State Park
View the park brochure
P.O. Box 105
Ohiopyle, PA 15470-0105
Phone: 724-329-8591
See the link in the column to the left. You can also see a map of the area around Ohiopyle by going to: http://tinyurl.com/2abrkg
Tall Oaks Campground Route 381 South
544 Camp Riamo Road
Farmington, PA
(724) 329-4777
From the intersection of National Pike/US-40 and PA-381, head south on PA-381. About a mile later, turn left onto Camp Riamo Rd and go about .9 miles to the entrance for the campground (on the left)
View a map of the area

Tennessee

Name

Address/Phone

Directions

Great Smoky Mtn Nat'l Park, Cosby Campground   On TN Highway 32 near Cosby. First come/first serve (approximately 150 sites), no showers.

Virginia

Name

Address/Phone

Directions

Breaks Interstate Park
(camping, cottages, and motel)
PO Box 100
Breaks, VA 24607
(276) 865-4413
Toll-free reservations 1-800-982-5122
On Route 80, about 2 miles east of Breaks, VA
Gateway to the Breaks Motel PO Box 147 Route 80
Breaks, VA 24607
(276) 531-8481
On Route 80, about 2 miles west of Breaks Interstate Park

West Virginia

Name

Address/Phone

Directions

Summersville Dam Tailwaters U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Route 2 Box 470
Summersville, WV 26651
(304) 872-3459
Off Route 129 at the base of Summersville Dam.
Battle Run Campground U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Route 2 Box 470
Summersville, WV 26651
(304) 872-3459
On Route 19 in Mt. Nebo, turn west onto Route 129. Cross Summersville Lake Dam and go about 1/2 mile. The campground entrance is on the right. Note: no dogs allowed.
Ray's Campground HC 66, Box 11A
(304) 658-4386
From US 19 and US 60 at Hico, turn right onto US 60 west, then right onto Sunday Road. Go one mile out Sunday Road. The campground is on the left.
Summersville Lake Retreat PO Box 212
Lansing WV 25862-0212
1-888-872-5580
On Route 19 in Mt. Nebo, turn west onto Route 129. Go about 1/2 mile. The campground is on the right.
Mountain Lake Campground P.O. Box 486
Airport Road
Summersville, WV 26651
(304) 872-4220
From Route 19 just south of Summersville, turn west onto Airport Road and follow the signs.
Summersville Music Park P.O. Box 96
Summersville, WV 26651
(304)872-3145
Take Route 41 north from Summersville. The campground is on the left.
Laurel Ridge Cabins Route 3 Box 252
Mount Nebo, WV 26679
(304)872-1602
(888) 412-2246
At the stoplight for the intersection of U.S. Route 19 and State Route 41 at Mt. Nebo, turn onto Old Route 19, go past the Go-Mart about 1/4 mile. You will see the green/white Laurel Ridge Cabins sign on the right.
Wilderness Lake Chalets Route 129 - P.O. Box 337
Mount Nebo, WV 26679
(304) 872-4246
(800) 742-1689
From Route 19 in Mt. Nebo, go west on Route 129. Wilderness Lake Chalets is 4.5 miles west on the left.