Here's some big foodie news for one of our favorite Asheville restaurants. The Corner Kitchen, located in historic Biltmore Village, was named one of the top 50 (out of the top 100) American restaurants in 2011 by OpenTable.com!
You may recall that Corner Kitchen was a top pick by the Obama's when they visited Asheville for a vacation in 2010. The Presidential meal included the always popular Corn & Crab Chowder, Mahi Mahi, Baby Arugula Salad, Fried Oyster appetizer Lobster Taco appetizer, Pork Chops and Souffle among other things.
From the news release...
Just in time for Thanksgiving , a favorite national holiday of America's foodies, OpenTable, Inc., a leading provider of free, real-time online restaurant reservations for diners and reservation and guest management solutions for restaurants, is pleased to announce the Diners' Choice Awards for the top 100 restaurants in the United States that specialize in American food. The list of winners is derived from more than 10 million reviews submitted by OpenTable diners for more than 12,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.