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The Frog & the Monkey - CLOSED

128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
+1 828-898-3764
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
7 Jun 2014
“It saddened my wife and I to find out The Frog and The Monkey in Banner Elk has closed.”
25 May 2014
“Fun local food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
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Reviewed 18 September 2011

We so enjoyed our dinner visit to this restaurant. The falafel was wonderful. My husband had the walnut and 'shroom burger and found it outstanding. For dessert we had a chocolate frog. The atmosphere is eclectic and charming. The wait staff are knowledgeable and attentive!...More

5  Thank Jenn D
Reviewed 8 September 2011

This is a new and intimate restaurant that serves good,healthy, and tasty food in a setting worth lingering over. The food is varied, the menu changes are appetizing and clever, the service is warm and alert. Located in the heart of Banner Elk in the...More

5  Thank PapaSmurf777
Reviewed 25 August 2011

My wife and I had dinner here on a Friday evening while visiting Banner Elk. I had a bison burger on ciabatta and my wife had chicken salad on ciabatta. Both were excellent. I had the corn and black beans for a side and my...More

5  Thank jchamber73
Reviewed 12 August 2011

My husband found this place online and the reviews were so good that we just had to try it for ourselves. And the reviews were dead on! We each had a bison burger with mac & cheese and sweet potato fries... scrumptious! A nice selection...More

5  Thank cleemich1
Reviewed 6 August 2011

The food was exceptional and healthy. The staff went out of their way to make sure we had a great dining experience. Plan to return with friends soon.

5  Thank bluedogbulldog
Reviewed 30 July 2011

These guys know what real food is. No nonsense, good looking, colorful, healthy and delicious. Portions are perfect - humansized. The homemade flatbread is to die for. I've had the fish taco and the falafel. Scrumptious! And the flatbread pizzas are very yummy. Plenty of...More

6  Thank Blueox_rl
Reviewed 10 July 2011

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at The Frog and The Monkey. I am a vegan and he is a carnivore, and we were both able to find delicious and satisfying meals. As noted in the other review, the bok choy side is...More

4  Thank suzyscout
Reviewed 1 July 2011

new place, where old morels was....they serve local food and beef... i had the beef pie which was excellent. My side was mac/cheese a nice comfort food. I had the creme brulee for dessert...it could have been set a wee bit more but this was...More

6  Thank strollingbonez
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Banner Rd., where the old Morel's was, Banner Elk, NC 28604
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-3764
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