Searching for a getaway spot where the food scene is as vibrant as the stunning scenery that surrounds it? If you’re a fun-food-lover looking for a taste of local culture and your next best Instagram post, Waynesville, North Carolina, should be your next stop. There, you’ll find chefs and farmers working hand-in-hand to bring you the freshest, most flavorful dishes for your camera to capture. Get ready to savor the flavors of Waynesville, so good you’ll want to share it with your followers.
Brews and Bites in Waynesville
Sink your teeth into these savory snacks while snapping your camera to capture the moment. Not to mention, (responsibly) guzzling down craft beer by tapping into Waynesville’s local breweries. Enjoy some of our favorites, like freshly tossed and sauced chicken wings and “So Gouda Chicken” from Boojum Brewing Company or the brisket tacos from Frog Level Brewing Company.
Sweet Treats and Sips
Curate the sweetest feed with the tastiest treats! Whether your flash photography includes award-winning coffee, dressed-up french toast, and açai bowls from Orchard Coffee, or colorful specialty dessert dishes from Farm to Cake Bakery, you’ll be sure to capture pretty pictures and memories that will last a lifetime.
Fine Dining in Waynesville
Elevate your timeline with Waynesville’s fine dining. After an active day of taking in the breathtaking mountain trails and diverse shopping scene (capturing content along the way), you’ll want a delicious dish to satisfy your cravings. Enjoy Southern favorites in a farm-to-table fashion at Birchwood Hall Southern Kitchen, heritage-inspired and handcrafted dishes at Singletree Heritage Kitchen, regional contemporary cuisine with a flair at The Sweet Onion Restaurant, and more. The opportunities here in Waynesville are endless.
A Paw-some Post Opportunity
Nothing generates likes like a paw-some picture of a foodie adventure with your four-legged friend! Treat your Instagram feed—and your pup—to the Smoky Mountain Dog Bakery, Haywood’s number-one pet supply store and dog bakery, for a fresh-baked, nutritious treat for your dog.
They also offer a variety of pet supplies and fun finds like t-shirts, hats, and mugs for pet lovers!
While these are just a few favorite local restaurants, there are numerous options to choose from in Waynesville. Wherever you decide to dine in our charming mountain town and practice your snapping skills, don’t forget to tag @VisitNCSmokies and #HayNow when you share.
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