Poor Farmer’s Market - Secret Spots on the Blue Ridge - Southernliving. Mile fried pies, jams, and jellies on the parkway, plus quilts and pottery. Open year-round at Meadows of Dan, poorfarmersmarket.
The seasonal restaurant at the Pisgah Inn (April-October), near Mt. Pisgah on the Blue Ridge Parkway, NC. Really excellent food (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner), with great picture window views from a foot elevation!