Located in the nearby town of Bedford just a short drive from Smith Mountain Lake, Peaks of Otter Restaurant is housed inside of the Peaks of Otter Lodge. Here, you and your guests can dine on a scrumptious meal while enjoying a lakeside view (though not of Smith Mountain Lake). Learn more about Peaks of Otter Restaurant below!

A Palate-Pleasing Menu with Fresh Local Ingredients

Peaks of Otter Restaurant serves up breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner in the quaint and peaceful atmosphere of Peaks of Otter along the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Breakfast ranges from hearty omelets, breakfast quesadillas, and sourdough French toast to biscuits with sausage gravy and stone-ground grits with butter, available with Fair Trade coffee, tea, and specialty drinks like bellinis, mimosas, and Bloody Marys.

Lunch brings small plates like chicken wings, spinach feta flat bread, quesadillas, and vegetarian nachos to the forefront. Once you’ve whetted your appetite, juicy burgers and succulent sandwiches with beef, catfish, portabella mushrooms, barbeque pork, grilled chicken, or fried catfish call out for a bite. The pasta cavatappi, chicken pot pie, fried chicken, and herb-roasted chicken are also worth ordering.

Finally, dinner rounds off Peaks of Otter Restaurant’s offerings with refreshing salads, wholesome soups, filling sandwiches and burgers, and local favorites like slow-roasted turkey, fried catfish or chicken, meatloaf, grilled pork brochette, and grilled New York strip, among a few favorites from the lunch menu.

No matter when you dine, the drink menu at Peaks of Otter Restaurant is extensive, with options for alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks that are sure to please visitors of all ages.

The restaurant is open on weekends during the winter season, with breakfast served from 7:30am to 10:30am on Saturdays and Sundays, lunch from 11:30am to 3:30pm on Saturdays, dinner from 4:30pm to 8:00pm on Fridays and Saturdays, and brunch on Sundays from 11:30am to 2:30pm. During the rest of the year, Peaks of Otter Restaurant is open daily.

You’ll find Peaks of Otter Restaurant at 85554 Blue Ridge Pkwy, Bedford, VA 24523. The restaurant is also available by phone at (540) 586-1081, though reservations are not taken with the exception of holiday and specials events, or if you have a party of 6 or more.

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