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Joy Bistro

115 New Market Ctr, Boone, NC 28607-3992
+1 828-265-0500
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, American, Vegetarian Friendly
115 New Market Ctr, Boone, NC 28607-3992
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Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

I tried this restaurant for dinner tonight I had the 3 cheese ravioli it was delicious .the portions are big there is plenty of delisish food also the roles are great .they also have different menu opinions for what ever you are in the mood...More

1  Thank Chrissyshea2
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We decided to try some new places this trip to Boone and since it was Valentine's Day, and we had to plow through snow and ice to reach the movie theater, we thought we'd try a restaurant close to the theater. Joy Bistro was the...More

2  Thank celainej1
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Good as it gets. Our favorite restaurant in the high country. Excellent food only exceeded by the quality service. Great wine list

Thank Tanner184
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We have been to joys several times, this was our second time for brunch. I wanted this brunch to be improved over the last time, it wasn't. I had the filet benidict, the steak must have been leftover from the day before, it was so...More

Thank Remodel1
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Wow! We have owned a vacation home in the area for years yet somehow have missed Joy Bistro. What an excellent dining experience! From the moment we arrived, we were treated exceptionally. The hostess was welcoming and the service was prompt and friendly. The best...More

Thank Meg250
Reviewed 15 January 2016

This place always has excellent food. My only complaint would be that they close really early. We are typically the last table in there are 9:00.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Went for brunch on Jan. 3, 2016. For $14.00 entree . Poached pears with crepes - was brought approx. 6 thin slices of pears, poached, laud over 3, 5" crepes folded into fourths, with a cream something?? Hubby had poached, SCRAMBLED special that had nNo,...More

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 5 January 2016

after a day of zip lining my husband and I along with 3 children were very excited to dine at joy bistro. The staff was very friendly and informative regarding their menu. They also were able to adapt their menu to suit the request of...More

Thank Haleykay
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

We went for the New Year's Eve dinner (which also happens to be my birthday so that was the real reason for celebrating!) it was a pre fix menu but the problem is that by the time our server brought us our food they were...More

Thank Andante14
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This intimate restaurant was recommended by friends for my first visit to Boone, NC. I was not disappointed. The person with whom I made the reservation (recommended) was cordial and efficient, the welcome was friendly, the server was extraordinary in attitude and knowledge and the...More

Thank FWPurvey
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Does Joy Bistro have a dress code?
7 February 2017|
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Response from pitahead | Reviewed this property |
Think resort casual. I was there in the winter time, so most people were bundled up with men in slacks/chinos with sweaters or sport jackets. Women ranged everything from fancy dresses to more casual dress pant with nice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:00
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 New Market Ctr, Boone, NC 28607-3992
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: +1 828-265-0500
  • E-mail