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The Market Place Restaurant

20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
+1 828-252-4162
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Locally sourced ingredients made into delicious dishes in a relaxed, yet upscale environment. I've been here many times, but I especially enjoy a brunch visits. Try the pickled beet Bloody Mary - you will NOT be disappointed.

Thank abigailgriffinavl
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have nothing but positive things to say about our experience here. The food was fantastic, the service was prompt and attentive, the atmosphere was modern and elegant but not stuffy. We shared the Ham Wrapped Peaches, the Heirloom Tomato Salad and the Everything Seed...More

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed returning to this restaurant after 2 years. Often a 2nd visit is disappointing; fortunately this was better than we remembered. We shared the fabulous wild mushrooms with garlicky panko & cheese. My husband had the delicious chorizo cornbread stuffed quail & I...More

Thank Gail B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading a previous review about the "perfectly executed lamb", my friends and I couldn't stop laughing about how an execution of a lamb could go wrong! But the laughter made us give this place a try - and we're glad we did. Most of...More

Thank Sara G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a week-long blessing at places like Poogan’s Porch, Magnolias, 82 Queen, and Husk in Charleston SC, my wife and I were blessed to have found the Market Street in Asheville NC. We started with a hen of the forrest mushroom au gratin and a...More

Thank lrtravia88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the great pleasure of dining in the marketplace with some friends while visiting Asheville, and out of all the restaurants we ate it over a two-week period this was by far the best! Katrina gave terrific service and every food item seem to...More

Thank RobertMayes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Extraordinary doesn’t begin to describe the tasty farm to table offerings and incredible atmosphere. Every aspect was considered when developing the menu. The staff provided great details regarding each menu item; the pan roasted quail and sea scallops are delicious. Great spot in Asheville to...More

Thank combolc
Justin S, General Manager at The Market Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment. We pride ourselves on sourcing only the finest products that our reputable purveyors have to offer and the high level of menu knowledge that we impart to our staff in hopes that it will culminate...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't get better than The Market Place Restaurant in Asheville. It is truly one of the best restaurants in Asheville. When visiting - DON'T MISS THIS ONEMore

Thank Bob P
Justin S, General Manager at The Market Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Bob, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Here at The Market Place it has been our pleasure to offer the finest food, ambiance and service that the hospitality industry has to offer for almost 40 years. We like to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food, atmosphere and service exceeded our expectations. None of us wanted the typical “stuffy” vibe that often accompanies a high quality dining experience, so some of the folks in our group were a bit hesitant to go here for dinner—opting for a more “casual...More

1  Thank MissArtsyFartsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I dined here for a special occasion and we were blown away by everything! Jason made fantastic cocktails...a grassy knoll (I think it was) and a cherry smash while we waited for our table on the patio to be ready. Our server...More

Thank Adam W
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7 August 2017|
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Response from Justin S | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello and thank you for your inquiry. We do recommend reservations at The Market Place which can be made online, by telephone or through the Open Table website. We look forward to hosting you. Have a great day.
24 April 2017|
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Response from CreateConnects | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is plenty of suitable seating, especially outside, but do let the staff know when you make your reservation so they can seat you away from the live music or loud groups.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 28
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
    (Battery Park)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4162
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of downtown Asheville, The Market Place Restaurant specializes in handcrafted cuisine from seasonal, local ingredients, many of which come from within a 100 mile radius of Asheville. Bringing you the local harvest since 1979. Serving Dinner from 5:30pm, 7 days a week in our newly renovated restaurant. Brunch from 10:30am - 2:30pm on Saturdays & Sundays. Our classic American lounge serves local brews and handmade cocktails.
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