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Veranda Cafe & Gifts

119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
+1 828-669-8864
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (191 reviews)
“soups” (94 reviews)
“sandwich” (53 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

Trip Advisor is our goto for restaurants. The Veranda was highlight of our day in Black Mountain. Food and service were top notch. The Hungarian mushroom soup was "out of this world". Will certainly be a place to goto anytime we visit Black Mountain. This...More

1  Thank Maurice P
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

If it's Friday, the Charleston She Crab Soup is the special and it's delicious! Enjoyed the half sandwich (turkey with cranberry chutney on cranberry nut bread) and a cup of soup (it is Friday I had to try the she crab). Both were delicious!! (Friend...More

1  Thank Janelle B
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Are you an old lady hoping to munch a half sandwich with a cup of soup? Then this is the place for you.

2  Thank jim j
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

This place is lovely, very friendly staff and food is delicious. Good price as well. I had a cup of she crab soup, which was yummy & even had chunky bits of crab in and also had half a tuna sandwich in multi grain. It...More

1  Thank joloubo
Reviewed 2 March 2016

I always stop here on way from Chattanooga to Chapel Hill...either going on returning. This is the best lunch in B lack Mountain...one of the very best on all my travels...just off I-40...easy parking...lots of choices...menu varied...outstanding soups...all very good..combo of soup with 1/2 a...More

1  Thank hcohn31
Reviewed 28 February 2016

This is not only a favorite for locals but folks travel to Black Mountain with this as a destination. Wonderful sandwiches but wow, the special menu items such as shrimp and grits are wonderful.

1  Thank Ron W
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Great institution for a great meal! Everything on the menu is always good. Good size portions, the service is great, and the atmosphere is a good mix of locals and tourists. the daily specials are wonderful (tomato pie in the summer). If you are visiting...More

1  Thank Margie B
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Okay. I did not have high expectations. I just thought it would be another sandwich shop. Glad to admit I was wrong. I had the She crab soup and it was excellent daughter had a gyro and it was very flavorful. Everything I saw appeared...More

1  Thank Ahoney02
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

I take out of town era to Veranda so they want to return to Black Mountain. It is representative of the charming shopping "district" (a couple of blocks). The owner/operators are Southern foodies to the hilt, and they keep the food quality consistently excellent. If...More

1  Thank Pomommie
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We have driven by Black Mountain many times while traveling and decided to finally stop. I read the reviews on the Veranda Cafe and they were everything and more than what others had said. From the moment we walked into the restaurant, we could tell...More

2  Thank Fedsgal
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Sandra M
Do you deliver?
3 January 2017|
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Response from verandacafe | Property representative |
We sure can depending on the size of the order.
Sue B
Hours of operation.
30 October 2015|
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
Only open for lunch Monday-Saturday. 11-3pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 11
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-8864
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Daily plate lunches, six house made soups, unique sandwiches, wraps, Panini's, salads, decadent desserts, and more..
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