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The Local Joint

1185 Charlotte Hwy Ste B, Fairview, NC 28730-7783
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“fish fry” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1185 Charlotte Hwy Ste B, Fairview, NC 28730-7783
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visit fairly regularly and enjoy it very much each time. Family and friends agree it's the best in Asheville!

Thank Cal R
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The Local Joint was recommended by a local AirBnB that we stayed at last week. I was so thankful that we tried it out as the breakfast was extremely tasty and affordable. It's attached to a gas station so not necessarily some place that you...More

Thank Running_waters_54
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This eatery was located down the road from our vacation rental, and was highly recommended by our rental host for great breakfasts (especially the cheese grits). Hubby and I loved this place right away. We ate there 3 outta 5 days of our stay! The...More

Thank anagel
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Local joint is a bright spot in Fairview, where we have relatively slim pickins as far as restaurants go!

Thank Antonio B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

You would never think that there was a good restaurant her. Basically they are in a small strip mall with a gas station. All teh food is locally porduced by farmers in teh region. Grass fed beef, local cheeses, all are used at the restaurant....More

Thank jariatti
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

To look at this place you would never guess it would be so original and wonderful.....the best bacon and grits I have ever had.....will definitely make another trip just to try it again

Thank Judi M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Place is awesome home made food from scratch. Service was a bit slow but the super nice people made up for it (also I know making it fresh takes a bit of time). My mom and myself stopped here to try something new on our...More

Thank Shane M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Unpretentious but delicious food in an auto service station. Don't be put off by the outside appearance if you are looking for a nice meal.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We had lunch there a couple of months ago and really enjoyed it. We went back recently and again it was surprisingly good. It's a very unassuming store front. Much like the 50's and 60's. So you really need to go in and check it...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 4 April 2017

While visiting Asheville we hit The Local Joint for breakfast. Server was friendly and on her game. Food, coffee and 90's playlist were fantastic. We got takeout there for dinner the next night. I had the hummus plate and an awesome salad with blue cheese...More

Thank Amy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1185 Charlotte Hwy Ste B, Fairview, NC 28730-7783
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Fairview
  • Phone Number: 828-338-0469
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