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Common Housefly: A Kitchen Emporium

104 W State St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3419
+1 828-669-0503
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Kitchen store with some expensive kitchen items

They have lots of little kitchen gadgets, most are overpriced. It must have changed owners as I was... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
jadams221
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Must visit

This place is so cool- a must visit for anyone visiting Black Mountain. My husband and I have been... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2016
Kelly V
,
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Housefly prides itself on carrying quality cooking lines and hard-to-find specialty items for both the home and professional chef. Cookware, cutlery, barware, some food items and an extensive selection of small cook's tools and accessories. The two most common statements made to proprietor are "you have an amazing selection" and "you carry things I haven't seen anywhere else". Additional personal services consist of gift and bridal registry and concierge shopping.
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  • Very good9%
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  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
20 May 2017
“Kitchen store with some expensive kitchen items”
5 Nov 2016
“Must visit”
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104 W State St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3419
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+1 828-669-0503
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

They have lots of little kitchen gadgets, most are overpriced. It must have changed owners as I was there a couple of years ago and the store was completely different. It used to have a lot of cool items that were inexpensive and it was...More

Thank jadams221
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

This place is so cool- a must visit for anyone visiting Black Mountain. My husband and I have been to the town at least 3 times per year and this is the first time I went to this store. I loved it and found several...More

Thank Kelly V
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

I popped in here yesterday, an enthusiastic cook looking for some new goodies. The woman at the counter barely acknowledged I was there, not friendly. I guess I was too "dressed down" and didn't look like I had money to spend. Well, I did. I...More

Thank Sonia T
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

The shop has everything you can image for the kitchen. I enjoyed spending time just looking around at all of the items. There were products that are great solutions to kitchen problems I didn't even realize that I had until I saw the product! There...More

Thank Cindy S
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

I am a local college student who has lived in the area for 3 years. Last year, while searching for a gift for my mother's birthday, I visited the Kitchen Emporium. I was not greeted by the two ladies behind the counter, but instantly got...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2016

You will find items that will work as nice additions to your kitchen or as unique gifts. It is an emporium, after all! It is in the middle of downtown and well worth the visit.

Thank Jane C
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Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

I love stopping into this shop! I can always find a new gadget or two for my kitchen! I love that they sell DoTERRA essential oils and provide EO classes for their customers! Cozy and comfy shopping experience you will never experience in a "big...More

Thank Laurie B
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

The store is attractive with high end merchandise. Here's where I go for a gift (candles, aprons, Polish and local pottery, westvaco glassware, a gurgle pot to match a friend's Fiestaware). I also know I can get good guidance from the proprietor. The atmosphere is...More

Thank Pomommie
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Reviewed 10 October 2015

We were in Black Mountain a couple of years ago and popped into this shop. The owner was so helpful and friendly, she really made us feel welcome. So, I remember her all this time. When we return again this year, I'm definitely go back...More

Thank Mktgvicki
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Reviewed 24 August 2014

Lots of cool items and gadgets galore, plus a nice selection of cookware, helpful and genuinely friendly staff, and a very convenient and attractive location right in the heart of downtown Black Mountain make this a go-to place for lovers of cooking, baking and kitchen...More

Thank Brigette W
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