Fabio's Restaurant, nestled in downtown Newland, NC in the mountains of the High Country, is a neighborhood family restaurant. Local residents and tourists alike are always amazed at the size and portions, quality of food and easy manner of Chef Fabio Brocco as be cooks alone for a dining room fill with customers. Fabio studied Culinary Arts in Switzerland, leaving his childhood home in the village of Saint Vincent in the Alps. Upon completion of culinary training he joined the cruise ship circuit and spent years preparing beautiful dishes on the seas. Eventually Fabio traveled Europe working in the restaurant industry in seasonal areas perfecting his culinary skills. Florida was his next port of call and Fabio spent 10 years in Florida as the lead chef in various large hotels. Fabio landed in Newland, NC after he came to the area to work for Linville Ridge in May 2004. His passion to open a restaurant has been the good fortune of the High Country. Fabio's Restaurant is successfully in its sixth year of serving unique and delicious food.