Celebrate Your Special Occasion at The Esmeralda Inn & Restaurant

Now taking reservations for wedding rehearsals, wedding receptions, Christmas parties, bridal teas, baby showers, luncheons, birthdays — You name it! Let us help you plan the perfect event!

Private Dining Areas Available for Small and Large Parties

Private Parties

Give your guests a party to remember this year. Whether you’re dancing the night away at the office holiday party, hosting a scenic bridal or baby shower, or throwing a five-star, Chimney Rock luncheon, a private party at The Esmeralda is sure to impress.

The Inn houses two stately dining areas a professional kitchen, a lounge, a restaurant space, and an outdoor deck. Let our friendly staff assist your next outing.

Indulge Your Guests With a Specially-Crafted Meal


Plan the ultimate dinner party with the help of The Esmeralda Restaurant. Organize an intimate private dinner overlooking Chimney Rock and enjoying a glass of Pinot Noir and an exquisite dinner. 

Luncheons at Chimney Rock, NC


Arrange your afternoon soirée at The Esmeralda Inn and Restaurant. You invite the guests and we’ll do the rest. Whether you’re planning a private lunch for two or sixty-two, we’ll craft the perfect meal paired with the perfect cocktails or wine. We take luncheon to Chimney Rock levels here at The Esmeralda!

Celebrate the Holidays at The Esmeralda


Save yourself the panic of planning holiday meals this year by handing over the spatula and the sponge. The Esmeralda offers chef-crafted holiday banquet options so that you can start enjoying the holidays instead of stressing them. Save your seat by calling us today!

View Our Christmas Banquet Menu

Call now at (828) 625-2999 and reserve your date to celebrate at The Esmeralda!