A Guide to Asheville Restaurant WeekInsider tips for navigating Asheville's week-long feast
Forbes Travel Guide wrote up Asheville as one of "Five Secret Foodie Cities" worth checking out this year, and it's not the first time that the area's food scene has been noticed by the national press.
This month, Asheville is celebrating its culinary prowess (and perhaps blowing the cover off any "secret" status) with a week-long homage to restaurants. Asheville Restaurant Week kicks off January 21, and we wanted to offer a few insider tips, as well our take on this year's stellar restaurant list.
Know Before You Go
A few suggestions to help you find your way through Asheville Restaurant Week...
- How it Works: Participating restaurants will be offering special menus for a special price. Options include:
If any of the 30 participating restaurants are new or unfamiliar, these handy categories may be helpful in choosing your dining adventure.
These eateries are well established and popular among locals and visitors alike. Definitely plan on an enjoyable evening here:
- Carmel's Kitchen & Bar
- Lexington Avenue Brewery (LAB)
- Vincenzo's Ristorante & Bistro
- White Duck Taco Shop
Just a few of the great places that have joined the Asheville restaurant scene in the past year: