Eats

A Culinary Map of South Slope Eats & Sips

Once upon a time, the South Slope of downtown Asheville was a hustling and bustling automotive hub. Unless you needed repairs on your Oldsmobile, you didn’t venture there much. Now, few remnants of this greasy past are still visible on…

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Low-Waste Restaurant with Modern Bohemian Flair: The Greenhouse

Noble Cider has open the doors to their new restaurant, The Greenhouse! This sustainable slow-food eatery is making it known that they are working hard to minimize waste, source local foods and stay close to what they are known for,…

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Small Plates, Perfect for Double Dates: New Menu at Gan Shan Station

Are you looking for the perfect place for a double date? We’ve found it for you at Gan Shan Station! With their new dinner menu, from the small plates and flavor diversity, there is something for everyone and plenty to…

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Date Night for Donut Lovers

Who doesn’t love donuts?  Universally appropriate for any time of day, the donut is celebratory, delicious and adorned with sprinkles!  Oh, but there’s so much more….  Not only is the donut a multi-layered vessel of flavor and texture, but now…

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A South Asheville Date Night at Tupelo Honey Cafe

No matter what part of Asheville you live in, a venture out of your neighborhood to experience the grand reopening of Tupelo Honey’s South Asheville location will leave you mesmerized and filled with southern goodness. No one exhibits southern charm…

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Cultura: Hygge Dining in Asheville

If you like your food with some comfort, come visit the new Asheville hot spot, Cultura. Full of vibrant, fun dishes and artistic takes on comfort food classics, you won’t want to leave any menu item uneaten at this new-agrarian…

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Romantic North Asheville Dinner Date: Vinnie’s Neighborhood Italian

Whether you’re looking for an intimate spot to have a romantic date night or a place to pop in for cocktails and snacks, there is another class of Italian cooking happening in North Asheville on Merrimon Avenue known as Vinnie’s…

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Sexy Prefixed Sensation: Valentine’s Day at Sovereign Remedies

On Valentine’s Day, we had the honor of being seated for a sexy prefixed dinner with Chef Graham House at Sovereign Remedies, a restaurant with a menu driven by relationships with local farmers and foragers. In 2014, Charlie Hodge and his…

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First Ever Live Stoobie Awards: Recap

On January 28th, the Asheville Masonic Temple turned into a foodie paradise! From the first floor to the third, twenty-two vendors shared their greatness with attendees of the first-ever publicly announced Stoobie Awards! Seventeen of these vendors were dishing out…

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Intimate, Sexy and Full of Spice: Salsas

Downtown Asheville is home to numerous local restaurants dishing out plates filled with homegrown ingredients that are packed with flavors, leaving your taste buds surprised and excited for more! How do you choose from all the menus lining Biltmore and…

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Big Flavor and Service at Little Bee Thai

Whether you are looking for a place for a first date, a dinner out with your family or lunch with your bestie, Little Bee Thai is perfect for all occasions. From the streets of Thailand to our mouths in Asheville,…

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A Winter Dinner & Wine Series at District Wine Bar

What could be better than your favorite local chef preparing signature dishes with carefully selected wines? Nothing. Upgrade your date night by allowing the experts of Asheville’s food and wine scene feed you their favorite dishes, deliberately prepared for pairing…

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Asheville Date Night In: Holidaze

It’s that time of year. You’re decking the halls. You’re getting jolly. Now it’s time to take a break with your sweetheart on an Asheville Date Night In! Try one of these holiday themes with a perfectly paired restaurant delivery…

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Asheville Date Night In: Countdown to the Holidays!

written by Mc Clain, director / writer of Dark Horse Theatre It took a minute, but the fall chill has definitely arrived. Holiday plans are creeping in. The social season is on its way. Now is the time to charge…

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Asheville Date Night In with TAKEOUT CENTRAL: Post Hurricane Snuggling

written by Mc Clain, director / writer of Dark Horse Theatre   Welcome to a new feature on Asheville Date Night Guide called ‘Asheville Date Night In‘ for those who prefer snuggling under the covers instead of sweating on the…

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Chef’s Table @ Polanco Restaurant with Chef Ricardo

Polanco Restaurant at 10 N Market St, Asheville, reservations at 828-575-2576, is not your typical Mexican Restaurant.  Heck, we shouldn’t even stereotype it into a particular category. Just like you would be wrong to label Chef Ricardo Carrasco as merely a chef….

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Pie Flight Date Night at Baked Pie Company

Asheville date nights get sweeter with Baked Pie Company’s Pie Flights!  Delivering southern charm with a slice of pie, you must try this South Asheville sweet spot. Born from a craving for pie and coffee, Kristen Fuchs and her daughter…

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5 Asheville Brunch Spots to Hit This Summer

Weekends are meant for two things: sleeping in and finding a great spot for brunch. Asheville has become a hub for varied culinary options including great brunch spots. It’s no wonder the food scene has been dubbed Foodtopia! Here are…

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Asheville Food Tours Locals Will Love

There is no shortage of culinary options in Asheville – from top breweries to farm-to-table restaurants, we have it all. Our food and drink tours are ideal dates for locals as well as visitors, with our very own BREW-ed Brewery…

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10 Mother’s Day Ideas In Asheville That Will Make Your Hot Mama Feel The Love

Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 13, 2018 this year and I’m sure you have a plan cooked up to let your hot mama know how much you love and appreciate her, right? No?  Don’t worry!  Here are ten Mother’s Day ideas…

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