Don't Miss Lake Lure Restaurants while Visiting Rutherfordton

There are many Lake Lure restaurants that you can go to for a relaxing and satisfying vacation in Rutherfordton. Lake Lure is located in the beautiful Rutherfordton County, North Carolina and is most popular for the scenic lake that it is named after. Lake Lure is also known as the filming location for some major motion pictures due to its beautiful scenery. Because of this, more tourists come and visit Lake Lure each year.

La Strada Italian Bar and Grill
2693 Memorial Hwy
Lake Lure, NC 28746

Before ending the day of touring the beautiful places in Lake Lure, try the scrumptious meals served in La Strada Italian Bar and Grill. Established in 1974, La Strada is known for serving homemade Italian cuisine. The Lake Lure restaurant is popular to most tourists because of the spectacular panoramic views of Lake Lure, Chimney Rock Park and Hickory Nut Gorge nearby. You can enjoy a meal in the elevated covered patio or in the classy dining room before going back to your Rutherfordton bed and breakfast. Crispy chicken Caesar, smoked turkey club, jumbo cheese ravioli with marinara and chicken parmagiana are some of the must-try dishes.

Larkin's On The Lake
Hwy 64/74 at Highway 9
Lake Lure, NC 28746

One of the finest Lake Lure restaurants that Rutherfordton is proud of is Larkin's On The Lake. Crab stuffed mushroom, Maryland crab cake, crispy breaded shrimp and bacon wrapped scallops are must-try dishes here. Adding to the restaurant's credibility is the delectable cuisine and tasty wine selections that they offer. Larkin's On The lake also offers a variety of catering services including weddings, packaged dinners or lunches, barbecues and hors d'oeuvres receptions. Be sure to come by and visit this Lake Lure restaurant while staying at a Rutherfordton Inn.

Gaestehaus Salzburg
1491 Memorial Highway (Hwy. 64/74A)
Lake Lure, NC 28746
(828) 625-0093

When you visit Rutherfordton, don't miss the opportunity to come and dine in the German restaurant Gaestehaus Salzburg. Located to the southeast of the Lake Lure Beach, it's set at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  Known for its German cuisine and homemade Austrian pastries, Gaestehaus Salzburg visitors are treated to a delicious European-style breakfast daily. Lunch is also served in the restaurant from Fridays to Sundays, and dinner on Fridays and Saturdays.

The Backdoor Restaurant and Bedrock Lounge
143 Whitney Blvd
Lake Lure, NC 28746
(828) 625-2007

Located within view of the Hickory Nut Gorge Mountains of western North Carolina and considered one of the finest Lake Lure restaurants, the Backdoor Restaurant is known for its American and Italian cuisine, as well as a wide selection of great-tasting wines. Popcorn shrimp, meat sauce and chips, blackened chicken pasta, fettucini Alfredo, super elephant and Zaffuto's sausage and peppers are some of the dishes you should try here. This is one of the Lake Lure restaurants you cannot miss.