The Farmer's Lunch at Simplicity

A daily chef’s tasting of North Carolina artisan foods

The Farmer’s Lunch at Simplicity

A daily chef’s tasting of North Carolina artisan cured meats and cheeses, with locally baked bread, pickled vegetables, condiments and preserves, our special herb butter and homemade mustard, accompanied by a cup of homemade soup, and a very special little treat.

Reservations recommended but not required

Enjoy lunch with a glass of red or white wine or a North Carolina craft beer in the dining room, on our porch, by the pond, or in the garden. Served Tuesday to Saturday from 11:30am – 2:00pm, with a set menu which features North Carolina artisan specialty food producers, at a fixed price of $15 per person, with wine & beer at $5. Open to the public.


Inn guests, local diners, traveling diners, and their guests, are equally welcome at Simplicity. Reservations recommended but not required. Walk-ins welcome.

Simplicity at The Mast Farm Inn

The Mast Farm Inn is an award-winning historic country inn & restaurant in the Valle Crucis Historical District of North Carolina, which has been welcoming guests since the 1800s. The Mast Farm Inn is a Historic Hotels of America hotel, a Select Registry Inn, and is on The National Register of Historic Places.