The Bon Appetit! Bon Appalachia! campaign is a project of the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), a regional economic development agency and advocate for sustainable development. In partnership with Boone promotions firm Destination by Design, this ARC project highlights the region's most distinctive local food destinations in 13 states.
In the listings below, you will find local N.C. High Country participants in the Bon Appetit! Appalachia project. Click through to more information about each local partner where you will also find a link to the Bon Appetit! Appalachia project website. Their interactive site includes approximately 650 destinations throughout all of Appalachia.
Experience a taste of the area's best through the farms, markets, restaurants, festivals, wineries and breweries which provide or source local, seasonal ingredients in their creations.