Barkwells Recommended Dining

Barkwells’ Favorite Restaurants

NOW OPEN! Sierra Nevada Brewery Tap Room and Restaurant
Sunny Point  – top 5 in Good Morning America’s best breakfasts*
12 Bonesnationally recognized as best BBQ*
Corner Kitchenconsistent favorite of Southern Living magazine
Tupelo Honeychain originated here – local, fresh, southern
Curateinternationally recognized chef serving Spanish tapas
Plant- award winning vegan fare
Chai Paniyummy Indian street food
Wicked Weedlocal brewery with innovative beers and delicious local fare*
RhubarbChef  Flay, owner, from renowned resort, Blackberry Farm, TN*
Marketplacelocal tradition with Chef Dissen*

Barkwells also recommends:

Downtown Asheville: (20 minutes from Barkwells)
BouchonFrench comfort food, y’all
Mela- authentic Indian food made from scratch with local & organic ingredients
Salsa’sMexican-Caribbean flavors oh-gosh-good
Laughing Seed international Vegetarian*
Chestnutlocal, seasonal flavors. Corner Kitchen’s sister restaurant
Doc Chey’s fresh inexpensive Asian fusion
Posana 100% gluten free deliciousness*
Limone’sMexican, French, California fusion
Cuchina24 modern, light Italian
Zambras: romantic spot! Tapas with live jazz on the weekends
Mamacitas: casual, made from scratch Mexican cuisine “come to mama”
Tablesmall, seasonal, New American
Mayfelseclectic and fun restaurant*
LABlocal brewpub with great food
Modestowood fired Italian kitchen
Chorizo-Latin fare and specialty drinks from Spain to Argentina along
Laurey’scasual café, eat in or take out. Super fresh!
Carmelsburgers, pizza, casual fine dining*

North Asheville: (25 minutes from Barkwells)
Grove Park Inn historic icon with three unique restaurant offerings
Avenue M- neighborhood gathering spot with eclectic yummy choices
Luella’s BBQ: darn good BBQ

River Arts District (20 minutes from Barkwells)
Pizza PuraNeapolitan pizza and gelato
White Duck Taco Shopaffordable fresh made gourmet tacos
Junctionslow-food inspired, neighborhood eatery “from scratch”
Bull & Beggarwide-ranging menu, from boiled peanuts to caviar service

West Asheville (20 minutes from Barkwells)
Nona MiaItalian-American Soul Food
Barley Cornneighborhood Gastropub
Admiral inventive menu, in this very popular “Dive Bar
Bandidos- affordable Latin fare
Oyster Housesmall batch brewery and restaurant
Universal Joint- great bar food and drinks

Biltmore Park/South Asheville: (10 minutes from Barkwells)
131 Main casual American
Travinia Italian kitchen and wine bar
Brixxwood fired pizza
BT’s Burger Joint- burgers and Fries. Enough said!
Asiana Grand Buffetall you can eat of huge selection of Asian food
Tamarindconvenient Thai, eat in or take out
Moe’sfresh Mex great for takeout
Stone Bowldelectable Korean
Koreanadine in/take out Korean
Papa’s and Beerlocal favorite several locations, inexpensive Mexican Fare
Apollo Flamegood, fast, inexpensive Greek or pizza

Biltmore Village: (20 minutes from Barkwells)
Rezazfine dining featuring Mediterranean and Middle-Eastern cuisine
Fignew American and French cuisine
Biltmore Estate several choices- tickets required:

Hendersonville: (20 minutes from Barkwells)
Square Rootcontemporary eclectic cuisine*
Never Blue “low mex” tapas
Umi Japanese: authentic Japanese
Mountain Pie Company: European style Bakery-Café

Brevard: (20 minutes from Barkwells)
Hobnobbig city dining with a comfortable ambiance
Square Root- contemporary eclectic cuisine*

* =Pet Friendly Outside