The Glass Onion Restaurant
18 N. Main Street, Weaverville, NC 28787 | Phone: 828-645-8866
The Glass Onion offers delicious meals (lunch & dinner), made with fresh, high-quality ingredients, expertly prepared, and courteously served at reasonable prices. Located a short drive north of Asheville in the quaint town of Weaverville, NC. Reservations suggested.
Part of the Asheville French Quarter, Lafayette celebrates Acadian cuisine from the bayous and the Creole adaptations of European classical cuisine in the early settlement era of Louisiana. Lafayette honors all of these diverse cultures of French influence in the kitchen that have created a truly unique American cuisine.
Asheville NC restaurants offer a wide variety of menus. Please call or check the restaurant web sites for business hours and reservations.
DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE RESTAURANTS
12 Bones Smokehouse – Two Locations:
5 Riverside Drive, Asheville NC, 28801 | Phone: 828-253-4499
3578 Sweeten Creek Road, Arden, NC 28704; Phone: 828-687-1395
So popular with locals that President Obama paid a visit. Call for hours (they’re unusual).
400 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806 | Phone: 828-252-2541
Fine dining with a constantly changing menu. Serving dinner only.
Asheville Pizza & Brewing Company – Three Locations:
77 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801; Phone: 828-255-4077
675 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville, NC 28804; Phone: 828-254-1281
1850 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803; Phone: 828-277-5775
Pizza gets good reviews and high ratings on travel and restaurant web sites.
The Black Bird Restaurant
47 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-254-2502
The Black Bird menu features award-winning entrees made with the seasonal best from local farmers, fresh catches from the coast of the Carolinas, as well as many local micro-brews and great wines.
62 N. Lexington Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-350-1140
Bouchon’s chef Michel has been praised by numerous critics in a variety of publications, both online and in print, for his terrific “French comfort food,” and the restaurant continues to receive positive ratings and comments on travel websites.
Café 64 (formerly Café Ello)
64 Haywood Street, Asheville NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-8333
An urban eatery and teahouse serving fresh food from primarily local suppliers, with an extensive fine tea and botanical selection.
10 Biltmore Plaza, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-505-7682
The Cantina serves Fresh Mex and has a popular Tequila Bar near the Biltmore Estate and downtown Asheville.
Carmel’s Kitchen & Bar
One Page Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-8730
Carmel’s Restaurant is a southern bistro located in the historic Grove Arcade in downtown Asheville. Carmel’s serves lunch and dinner, and consistently receives high marks and positive comments on many of the travel sites.
Cheddar’s Casual Cafe
106 Bleachery Blvd., Asheville, NC 28805 | Phone: 828-299-1168
Serves appetizers, burgers, soups, salads, sandwiches, steaks, desserts, and kids meals.
48 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-575-2667
The Chestnut features local and seasonal flavors, offering salads, appetizers, seafood, vegetables, and desserts as well as world class entrées in an inviting setting.
The Chocolate Fetish
36 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-258-2353
Chocolate lovers have been enjoying quality, award-winning, handmade chocolates from The Chocolate Fetish since 1986. Made with the finest ingredients, their signature products are made in small batches to assure maximum freshness. (No chemical preservatives or vegetable oils.)
Copper River Grill
1302 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-210-8999
Traditional American cuisine made from high-quality ingredients, at moderate prices. Full menu is served at lunch and dinner, and includes appetizers, huge burgers, salads, sandwiches, pizzas, prime rib, steaks, ribs, chicken, and deserts. Full bar. Children’s menu.
3 Boston Way, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-274-2439
The Corner Kitchen is an upscale restaurant offering new American dining in a renovated, 100-plus-year-old Victorian home in the historic Biltmore Village section of Asheville.
Cucina 24 Restaurant
24 Wall Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-254-6170
Menu changes daily. Dinners made with fresh, seasonal, local ingredients from Western North Carolina.
Cúrate Tapas Bar
11 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-239-2946
Authentic Spanish tapas; fun atmosphere; serving brunch, lunch and dinner.
Doc Chey’s Noodle House
37 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-8220
Made fresh from scratch with the “freshest, finest ingredients.” Great comments and high rankings on travel and restaurant-review sites.
18 Brook Street, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-277-0889
Fig Bistro is a cozy restaurant located in Biltmore Village that serves a “modern interpretation of classic, pure and market-driven French cuisine.”
French Broad Chocolate Lounge
10 S. Lexington Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-4181
Purchase chocolate truffles, caramels, brownies, and chocolate bars in the store or online to be picked up at the French Broad Chocolate Lounge — without waiting in line. (You will not be assessed a shipping charge when ordering online to pick-up in store.)
Homegrown – Slow Food Right Quick
371 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-232-4340
Traditional and new American food, Homegrown does just what the name implies — serving local food, cooked slow and served fast.
The Hop Ice Cream & Café
640 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville NC 28804 | Phone: 828-254-2224
The Hop serves homemade ice cream, organic fair-trade coffee, and pastries in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. A regular host of community events, fundraisers, birthday parties, and live acts.
Jack of the Wood
95 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC | Phone: 828-252-5445
A cozy Celtic-style pub and the original home of Green Man Brewing, specializing in hand crafted English ales. Fiddlers play at informal acoustic jam sessions. Play darts, scan the papers, and enjoy a plate of fish and chips.
Jerusalem Garden Café
78 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-254-0255
Mediterranean cuisine includes choice cut filets, fresh seafood, vegan and vegetarian dishes. Check their entertainment schedule for belly dancers.
348 Depot Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-225-3497
The Junction Restaurant offers the familiarity of a friendly neighborhood restaurant with the sophistication of a fine dining destination.
90 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC, 28801 | Phone: 828-252-1080
Traditional cuisine from the Himalayas in a unique atmosphere.
Laughing Seed Café
40 Wall Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-3445
Organic, seasonal, farm-to-table vegetarian cuisine with an international flair.
Limones Mexican & Californian Cuisine
13 Eagle Street, Asheville NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-2327
Convenient access to the Fine Arts Theater, Limones restaurant serves a mix of authentic Mexican and Californian cuisine, along with a wide variety of bar selections.
35 Patton Avenue Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-350-0505
The Lobster Trap is an award winning, locally owned restaurant offering fresh seafood to residents and visitors of Asheville, NC.
77 Biltmore Ave., Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-424-7815
Southern cuisine, friendly staff, and consistently high marks and good reviews on travel and dining websites.
501 Merrimon Avenue, Asheville, NC 28804 | Phone: 828-505-7427
Smoked meats and fresh sides, made from scratch. Ranked high on travel sites.
The Market Place Restaurant & Lounge
20 Wall Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-4162
Specializing in American farm-to-table cuisine. Consistently rated “very good” and “excellent” by patrons on TripAdvisor.
Moe’s Original Bar-B-Que
4 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-505-8282
Award-winning BBQ offerings include pulled pork, ribs, wings, chicken, turkey and catfish, complimented by an array of Southern sides and desserts.
233 Montford Avenue, Asheville, NC 28804 | Phone:828-505-3121
A casual full-service vegetarian-friendly restaurant and bar in the historic Montford district. Cuisine includes Caribbean-inspired and traditional pasta dishes, rice dishes, daily specials, an array of locally made desserts, a variety of local and micro brews, and a good selection of wines.
20 South Spruce Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-225-6944
Located in the heart of Pack’s Square, downtown Asheville, offering some of the best drinks and beer in town, as well as burgers, ribs, steaks, seafood, and more. Enjoy the nicely renovated, comfortable dining area and bar or the fresh air and entertainment outside.
26 Schenck Parkway, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-681-2975
P.F.Chang’s unique environment combines Chinese and American cultures to create a stylish, comfortable, upbeat dining experience.
One Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-505-3969
Features a full service liquor and espresso bar, indoor and outdoor dining, multiple lounge areas, bar seating and a private event room. A popular spot for locals and visitors, located on historic Pack Square.
28 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-277-1510
Rezaz offers a variety of Mediterranean entrees in a comfortable atmosphere. The chef’s table at Rezaz is available for up to 12 guests nightly and menus can be coordinated to your personal tastes. Please call or email to reserve your place in the kitchen.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
26 All Souls Crescent, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-398-6200
Specializing in USDA Prime grade steaks served in Ruth’s Chris signature fashion … “sizzling.”
Salsa’s Mexican Caribbean Restaurant
6 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-252-9805
Salsa’s gets consistently good reviews on travel sites for their Mexican food. Some claim its the best they’ve ever eaten.
Storm Rhum Bar & Bistro
125 S. Lexington Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-505-8560
A unique dining room and bar offering a new-world approach to classic food and drink.
Sunny Point Café
626 Haywood Road, West Asheville, NC 28806 | Phone: 828-252-0055
Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. (Breakfast is available anytime they’re open.)
48 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-254-8980
Table is a small, contemporary American restaurant focused on all culinary traditions, with seating for only 45, and an inviting, open kitchen.
Tupelo Honey Cafe (Map)
12 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-255-4863
Tupelo Honey Café is one of Asheville’s favorite restaurants. Their unique twist on traditional southern cuisine consistently gets high marks and favorable reviews on travel web sites.
Wasabi Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar
19 Broadway Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-225-2551
Wasabi is a favorite sushi restaurant among locals and visitors, offering some of the freshest, delicately prepared sushi as well as delicious Japanese entrees. It’s served in an elegant atmosphere, and provides great service.
BILTMORE PARK TOWN SQUARE RESTAURANTS
131 Main Restaurant
308 Thetford Street, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-651-0131
Fresh food prepared every day. An inviting, comfortable atmosphere for lunch or dinner.
Brixx Wood Fired Pizza
30 Town Square Blvd., Asheville, NC, 28803 | Phone: 828-654-0046
Brixx Pizza is a popular neighborhood restaurant that serves brick-oven pizzas, sandwiches, pastas, salads, desserts, microbrews and wine.
30 Town Square Blvd., Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-684-0975
Casual dining with a lively sports-bar atmosphere. Serving wings, tacos, salads, sandwiches, burgers, as well as chicken, fish, and steak entrées.
One Town Square Blvd., Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-676-2446
Serving soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts Monday-Saturday. Catering available.
Neo Burrito Biltmore Park
2 Town Square Blvd., Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-676-2500
Tasty, “Mexican-inspired” food.
P.F. Chang’s Restaurant
26 Schenck Pkwy., Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-681-2975
Each dish is prepared to order. A unique environment combining influences of Chinese and American cultures that showcase the cuisine and create a stylish, upbeat dining experience.
Travinia Italian Kitchen
264 Thetford Street, Asheville, NC 28803 | Phone: 828-684-8060
Open for lunch and dinner, serving pizza, salads, soups, pasta, chicken, steak, seafood and veal.
Zambra Wine & Tapas
85 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC 28801 | Phone: 828-232-1060
Zambra serves entrees with a “contemporary twist on the food of Spain and North Africa” and hundreds of wines from the Iberian peninsula. Zambra takes walk-ins and reservations.
Stoney Knob Café
337 Merrimon Avenue, Weaverville, NC 28787 | Phone: 828-645-3309
A great blend of American, Greek and European Cuisine, with an impressive wine list only 10 minutes north of Asheville.
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