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Things to do in Brevard

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bar
“Great little brewery near Brevard, NC- Walk or run the Davidson Trail or stop in after a bike ride! Great brews and food truck”
  • 60 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Brunch, lunch, and dinner right in downtown with live music on the weekends. Great atmosphere for a night out. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Music Venue
“The best music students in the world come here summers to practice playing with top conductors and teachers. Listening to rehearsals is free. Tickets to performances are available online and at the box office. Do check online, many performances get sold out. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“Good food and bar selection. Has indoor and outdoor seating in the heart of downtown Brevard. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
“Excellent place to catch up with old friend and maybe meet some new ones. Very comfortable vibe. All of the beers are excellent! www.brevard-brewing.com”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“True to its name, The Hub serves as a staging area before or after heading into the forest: gear up, beer up, and don't forget to check out the rotating food truck! ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best smokehouse - Ribs (evening only), chicken, pulled pork. Fried Catfish! Great sides! Many regional beers on tap. Vegetarian options.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Bracken Mountain Bakery, located in the great little town of Brevard, NC, specializes in crusty European style breads and pastries, as well as American regional favorites, using organic flour and other organic ingredients.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Fish is their specialty. The owner moved to Brevard from the Virgin Islands, and hasn't looked back!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Excellent restaurant with fabulous food. It is not “cheap” food, but it is quality and fresh. Trattorias is a great date place. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Mayberry's is a great comfort food dinner/lunch spot. Everything on the menu is excellent, but my personal favorite is generally the soup of the day and the club sandwich. This spot is located downtown near the shops. Stop into mayberry's on a rainy day and enjoy the relaxing vibe inside. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
“Our organic food market. Local meats and fish, preservative-free deli - lunch specials, extensive vegetarian and vegan offerings.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“It is a restaurant. Has live music (check their website for schedule). Bar has a menu after 9pm. Enjoy your favorite coctail and screens playing all kind of sports”
  • 14 locals recommend
Store
“This is a fabulous toy store, and you don’t need to be a child to enjoy it. Owned by an eccentric fun-loving local, O.P Taylor. This toy store was listed in the top 5 toy stores in the world by Forbes magazine. 2 levels of pure fun located in the heart of downfown, its a must visit. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Great sushi and other Japanese foods! You'll be suprised how good the sushi is in the mountains!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Super good, authentic Mexican food right downtown, with a sweet outdoor sitting area. It's our favorite restaurant in town so far.”
  • 14 locals recommend

Top restaurants

American Restaurant
“Brunch, lunch, and dinner right in downtown with live music on the weekends. Great atmosphere for a night out. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Rock Club
“Good food and bar selection. Has indoor and outdoor seating in the heart of downtown Brevard. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best smokehouse - Ribs (evening only), chicken, pulled pork. Fried Catfish! Great sides! Many regional beers on tap. Vegetarian options.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fish is their specialty. The owner moved to Brevard from the Virgin Islands, and hasn't looked back!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent restaurant with fabulous food. It is not “cheap” food, but it is quality and fresh. Trattorias is a great date place. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Mayberry's is a great comfort food dinner/lunch spot. Everything on the menu is excellent, but my personal favorite is generally the soup of the day and the club sandwich. This spot is located downtown near the shops. Stop into mayberry's on a rainy day and enjoy the relaxing vibe inside. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
“Great sushi and other Japanese foods! You'll be suprised how good the sushi is in the mountains!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Super good, authentic Mexican food right downtown, with a sweet outdoor sitting area. It's our favorite restaurant in town so far.”
  • 14 locals recommend

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