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Rise n Shine

640 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC
+1 828-254-4122
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
07:30 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
640 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go to Rise and Shine from time to time as locals and always have a good experience. There is generally parking outside and seating outside too if that is what you like on warmer days. The coffee is always good and plentiful. Menu is...More

Thank ashevillencgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coming into this, I was incredibly hopeful. I find myself in this part of Asheville often enough that it'd be nice to have a breakfast spot with available parking. Unfortunately, this won't be my go-to. The menu is diverse and interesting enough. The business makes...More

1  Thank Jesse K
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Truthfully, he food was decent. I have had much more flavorful, tasty breakfasts in Asheville. I had the Disco's Omelet, it was a bit dry in the eggs with not much flavor. Had roasted potatoes and they were greasy. The bottom of my biscuit was...More

Thank Keri G
Reviewed 16 February 2017

don't get me wrong, it's not a bad restaurant, but just pretty average. They seem to lean more towards vegan/vegetarian end of the spectrum and the two times I visited were just ok for an omnivore like myself. It was clean, the service was good,...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had been here once before and it was really good. Went today and while we were waiting on our table, the food coming out just looked amazing. Ordered the special of the day. For some reason it came out warm. The roasted potatoes were...More

Thank Malechloe
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Went with my husband before heading to he Biltmore House because it was close to our hotel. The service was good as well as the food. I had the special which was a tasty ham and veggie omelet and my husband had the eggs Benedict....More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 4 January 2017

They had a big selection of items with vegetarian options. The pancakes were delicious and the price was very reasonable.

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great little breakfast place, off the beaten path, but very close to downtown. There is plenty of parking and you can get a great meal served fast. The price is right and they give you plenty of food. I highly recommend the...More

Thank icrushboulders
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Family own and run. You feel like they are cooking on your kitchen. food is average and service is great. I was looking for a hole in the wall and this almost made it.

Thank Victor G
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I guess good company helps in an opinion of a restaurnt and the three or four times ive been here i enjoyed this little breakfast nook. Good, friendly, but not perfect service adds charm to this unpretentious establishment. Food is tasty and the coffee is...More

Thank David F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-254-4122
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