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Mast General Store

15 Biltmore Ave., Asheville, NC 28801 (Five Points)
828-232-1883
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Ranked #6 of 48 shopping in Asheville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Shops
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Columbus, Ohio
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70 reviews 70 reviews
7 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Was surprised at how chilly it got in Asheville in the evenings so checked out this store. They have a lot of great things and ideas. I was amazed at all the items they had from shoes, rain coats, bags, survival gear, bags etc. The staff was extra helpful and the prices were very good. Lucky stop.

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Medina, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

What an awesome place. Takes you back in time with the old fashion candies they sell, the games and toys from back in the day. Clothing/Shoes seemed to be a bit pricey but all in all a great place to visit.

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Hinsdale, Illinois
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161 reviews 161 reviews
48 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We had some extra time before meeting some friend and ventured into Mast General Store. Over an hour later and few purchases we could not believe how quickly the time went. It is a large store with so many thing you many not see at other places. From hiking gear, kitchen supplies, body product and candy there is something for... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A lot of items to look through. Prices pretty good until you go down stairs where all the shoes and outfitting clothes, camping and shoes were. A men's brimmed hat was $78.00 and same thing was $25.00 at wal-mart. But people very nice

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Thorsby, Alabama, United States
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68 reviews 68 reviews
42 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I loved this store! I took my 9 and 11 year old daughter into this general store to explain how it use to be in the past. I don't think they enjoyed the experience as much as I did but they loved the candy section in the back. They have all of the updated name brands in this store. Also... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I have been going to Mast when in Asheville for years. It has an interesting product mix and if you have kids, the store has a rather large bulk candy section. I have noticed that they have reduced certain hardware goods such as washboards and washtubs in favor of more souvenir type items. I bought my great aunt a washboard... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

It's mostly a clothes store. They do have some variety of foods items and candy. So if your looking for clothing, especially outdoor clothing, then this is the place for you.

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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62 reviews 62 reviews
25 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This general store has a bit of everything. So much to look at and a very pleasant place to explore. The people working at the Mast General Store are all friendly and helpful. You can just sit in a rocking chair up front and not even have to shop if you don't like to do that activity. It was a... More

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New York City, New York
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169 reviews 169 reviews
22 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I come to Asheville every year and a vist to Mast is a must. It's a typical general store that sells Southern food items as well as candy and some other goodies, and it also sells some clothing. I like it because it's a good place to get souvenirs and it's always fun to just browse.

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Hillsborough, New Jersey, USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This place is ok. Nothing spectacular. Its a general store with a little bit of everything. The top floor has clothing, souvenirs, candy and food. The down stairs area has hiking gear.

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