Eat, Enjoy, Explore

Morning, noon, or night, you can always find something delicious to eat at Fontana Village. Gather around the table for American favorites at Hazel’s and Quill’s Canteen, enjoy a cold treat from The Ice Cream Parlor or grab lunch and snacks on-the-go from the Pitstop or the General Store. With warm, friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere, dining at Fontana Village is a good time, every time.

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Nestled in the scenic heart of Fontana Village, Hazel's serves the freshest ingredients alongside breathtaking views of The Great Smoky Mountains. Enjoy a mix of classic and contemporary flavors that celebrates both the rich culinary heritage of the region and the beauty of our natural surroundings.

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Quill’s Canteen

Quill’s Canteen, a fast-casual eatery featuring counter-service style, blending authentic Appalachia with a modern flair. Diners can savor a selection of regional specialties and popular North Carolina classics, including Carolina Trout Bites, Smash burgers and “Dam Good Pizzas".

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Fontana Ice Cream Parlor

The Fontana Ice Cream Parlor is a resort favorite, serving up a variety of sweet and frozen treats like ice cream scoops, classic sundaes, milkshakes, and more. 

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Pitstop Gas Station

On Moonshiners 28, Pitstop Gas Station provides diesel, premium, and regular gas, plus snacks, drinks, and essentials like first aid, firewood, and ice. Grab souvenirs and apparel to commemorate conquering The Dragon, Fontana Village, and Fontana Dam.

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General Store

Your one-stop shop! The General Store, now open 24 hours, stocks all the basic grocery essentials alongside frozen foods, paper products, s'mores kits, firewood, and more. Hiker resupply is plenty and everyone will love browsing the large retail area for souvenirs and gifts from your trip.