Shopping & Dining | Cherokee, NC

How will Cherokee affect you?

Shopping in Cherokee: something special for everyone.

Whether you are on the prowl for the perfect handcrafted basket to give to your mother for her birthday, or some practical suede moccasins for your nephew, there are plenty of shopping spots to quell your desires. For authentic arts and crafts handmade by local Cherokee artists, visit Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual, Inc. If something more casual strikes your fancy, downtown Cherokee is full of quaint shops for you to buy anything from T-shirts to tomahawks at reasonable prices.

Dining in Cherokee: enjoy the local flavors.

Cherokee restaurants offer a wide variety of dining options. If you crave Asian cuisine, have a hankering for a rich Italian meal, or want to try Cherokee cuisine for the first time, you will find what you are looking for. Many fine Cherokee restaurants make fantastic venues for special occasions such as anniversaries, birthdays, and graduations. There are also plenty of delicious fast and casual options. In Cherokee, you are sure to find a restaurant that suits you and your fellow travelers' desires when hunger strikes you.

Cherokee restaurants in Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort.

Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort provides one of the most diverse dining experiences in Cherokee, NC. Enjoy delicious meals in a variety of restaurants, cafés, and bars such as:

Chefs Stage Buffet – Offers tastes from around the world with Italian, Mexican, Asian, Comfort Food, Barbeque, a Soup & Salad bar, and Desserts of the World with Monday–Friday dinner buffets and Saturday and Sunday brunch and dinner buffets.

The Food Court – Features Johnny Rockets, Dunkin’ Donuts, UNO Pizza, and Winning Streaks Deli.

The Lobby Café – Features snacks, sandwiches, and Starbucks coffee.

Noodle Bar – Specializes in Asian fare like Dim Sum & small plates, noodle soups, and house specialties.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House – Brings a fine dining experience featuring the highest quality steaks.

BRIO (means "full of life") Tuscan Grille – features a hardwood infused pizza oven, oven-roasted steaks, chops, fresh fish, and made-to-order pastas for lunch, brunch, and dinner.




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