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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 17 March 2013

My husband and I stopped here for lunch before we ventured out on the Profile Trail. We both had the crab cakes and homemade french fries. It's a charming little place and quite eclectic in decor. I loved the children's art work on the walls....More

1  Thank edel27215
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Looking for something different... This is your place. We get tired of the same old, same old average food. This was a nice change. It is not fine dining either. Just a nice place to grab a fresh, bite. Everything is fresh. Lots of vegetarian...More

Thank David Q
Reviewed 8 March 2013 via mobile

We had an excellent dinner tonight in this charming little place. We had acorn squash soup, cottage pie and of course dessert. I highly recommend this place as a nice home cooked healthy meal while visiting Banner Elk. We will visit again for sure!

Thank Candy377
Reviewed 5 March 2013

My husband and I stopped in for lunch and were very happy we did! We stopped in based on previous reviews and were not let down. My husband had the cottage pie, I think it was named, similar to a shepherds pie but with mashed...More

Thank christinajp
Reviewed 5 March 2013 via mobile

I love frog & the monkey. They have brought something fun and new to our little Banner Elk. The atmosphere and staff are all sweet and quirky. The menu is unique and fresh. My go to's are the crab cake sandwich or the mushroom and...More

Thank SweetNotes
Reviewed 25 February 2013

I went here with a group of friends while we were visiting Banner Elk. This is a restaurant with something for everyone, even those that are vegan or vegetarian. The menu was very eclectic and I would have like to have tried more. It is...More

Thank lilone2002
Reviewed 18 February 2013

We visited there for our second time last week. It was the same good food and service we experienced the first time. We look forward to our next visit.

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 17 February 2013

We came here after a cold day of skiing. Fun, vegetarian friendly food. Some items were full of flavor but the soups were under seasoned. Lovely waitress!

Thank JodieGuest
Reviewed 17 February 2013

What a great place for a Valentine's date! The staff was excellent and friendly; they went above and beyond and even gave us driving tips for the area. The food was great and not outrageously priced. My boyfriend got the cottage pie and I got...More

Thank HwaetWeGardena
Reviewed 13 February 2013

Simplicity is so underrated these days… so many restaurants try too hard for too little while this place tries to bring you simplicity at its best! I have worked in the restaurant industry for many years now and never really write reviews as I spend...More

Thank StableStabler
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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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