Located within The Umstead Hotel and Spa, Herons offers a creative twist on contemporary fine dining. The culinary team is driven to offer excellent American cuisine with subtle Southern influences and the vibrant menu prides itself on sourcing homegrown fruits, vegetables and herbs from local farms. Indeed, the cooking here is resourceful and the ingredients are immaculately presented with artistic passion in a beautifully decorated interior boasting fine art and a kitchen in full view of the diners. The refined, upscale cuisine also includes numerous vegetarian and gluten free options alongside its breakfasts, lunches and dinners. At Herons, the dining experience is first class and the picturesque view of the surrounding grounds and lake will ensure that any visit remains a memorable one.
This upscale joint offers hungry diners the best of American Southern cuisine and as the menu at Lucky 32 is tweaked seasonally, there is always ample opportunity to sample inventive local dishes such as sweet potato dried pie, oyster pan stew or North Alabama chicken bread. Whilst a wide range of traditional platters include staples such as meatloaf, black bean cakes or shrimp and grits, the extensive offer of salads and sandwiches will also not disappoint. Be sure to ask your server to pair your meal with a refreshing wine or locally sourced craft beer as the selection encompasses all tastes and preferences. On the weekends, Lucky 32 transforms into a buzzing brunch spot with favorites that include pecan waffle pie and the hamburger steak and eggs.