Tapoco Tavern offers incredible outside dining experiences adjacent to the world famous Cheoah River.  Indoor and private room options for groups also available.


⚠️CLOSED  ⚠️


As a result of the countywide declaration of emergency by the Graham County Government. The Emergency Management Committee has ordered:

Effective Monday, March 23, 2020 all accommodation businesses shall close for business at 12:00 noon.

As we continue our dedication to the health and safety of our guests and team, we have made the decision to close The Historic Tapoco Lodge businesses Sunday at 2:00 pm until further notice, including lodge rooms, cabins, restaurants, and retail.

Perched on the banks of the world famous Cheoah River, Tapoco Tavern combines the very best of classic pizzeria and all American flavors with a view and environment unmatched in all of Western Carolina. Order up a wood stone oven pizza for the family or indulge in the house favorite, “The Dam Drink” from our full-service bar. From steaks, burgers, salads, and local Carolina Mountain trout, there’s something for everyone.


*Breakfast is served daily in the Cheoah Room just off from the Front Desk. Each morning from 7:30am-10am we serve hot and cold items from scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, biscuits and gravy, grits, potatoes, yogurt, Danish, fruit, and cereal. Coffee, tea, juice, and milk are included with your breakfast.

Meals are not included in the room rates.