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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Breakfast Spot
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“Excellent breakfast served all day with other goodies as well. Specializing in farm-to-table cuisines.”
  • 252 locals recommend
Hotel
“Architecture, history, good food, ambiance, spa options, views... this place has you covered.”
  • 192 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great place for beer, wine and wonderful choices of things to eat. Restaurant and bar are upstairs and a bar and heated outside seating for those who have dogs. ”
  • 167 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“Spanish tapas restaurant that’s a hip eatery in a former 1927 bus depot offering elevated small plates, cured meats, sherries & wine. Many locals and visitors love this restaurant”
  • 184 locals recommend
Bar
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“Right across the street from WALK, this place looks like a dive on the outside, but has amazing food! ”
  • 173 locals recommend
Chocolate Shop
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“This is an Asheville classic. A BCorp, this company is integral from the core. And their products are amazing. Especially the coconut macaroon brownie!”
  • 140 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Located in a converted theater, come for the great local music, stay for the great cocktails and specialty dishes”
  • 125 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“Some of the best barbecue you will ever consume! Unusual hours so check ahead!”
  • 128 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Super yummy tacos where you can have a water and couple tacos for about $10 and feel full. All that I have had have been great. ”
  • 117 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
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“We haven't tried this place yet, however, several locals have told us it's their favorite restaurant so it must be good:)”
  • 97 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“I have never been to this place, but the line is regularly running out the restaurant and around the corner of the building though I hear it moves fairly quickly. ”
  • 128 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Downtown Asheville. Great Latin cuisine and not unreasonable prices. Always crowded, make a reservation.”
  • 102 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“This is one of our very favorite places to go on a rainy day. Catch a film in this converted old movie theater and enjoy some excellent pizza and beer. ”
  • 118 locals recommend
Brewery
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“There are too many breweries in Asheville to list, but this is my very favorite. These folks are artists.”
  • 97 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Caribbean inspired cuisine, vegetarian-friendly with several locations but the closest is on Haywood. ”
  • 101 locals recommend
Music Venue
“One of my favorite music venues - very intimate place to hear music and the food is excellent!”
  • 78 locals recommend