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Address: 18 Church Street, Asheville, NC 28801
Phone Number: 828 348 5327
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9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Asheville music venue at its best, small, intimate

Now back with shows almost nightly,mother do a great job. Good locals ever an full bar downstairs, general seating for shows, not large, on quiet side street off Patton Ave... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
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Asheville, NC
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Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Unique shows with prominent traveling and local performers. As with many such venues, the volume is to the point of endangering one's hearing.

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Asheville, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Now back with shows almost nightly,mother do a great job. Good locals ever an full bar downstairs, general seating for shows, not large, on quiet side street off Patton Ave surrounded by local churches. No food but nice place as are within walking distance, one is the Havana restaurant just 20 steps away.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Happened onto this place on Valentine's Day after seeing posters for a Patsy Cline tribute band (The Sweet Dreamers). It's a top-notch, clean and modern venue. Intimate setting. Nice bar. Great price. The band was excellent!

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Mount Holly, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Saw Deja Vu - a great Crosby Stills & Nash tribute band from Ga at the Altamont Theater. The sound was great, Can't be live music in a small setting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

I went here for a small wedding and loved it! I will recommend this location to friends and family that are looking for a venue.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

What a miserable experience staying in the incredibly noisy condos above the Altamont Theatre. We had to listen to an entire concert through the floor and walls - were never alerted upon renting that we were walking into the least peaceful place in Asheville and would have to suffer through an entire concert we didn't want to hear. Street noise,... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This is an intimate space for music. Good variety of performances. Only wish they would bring in some good women's music. One of the few music venues in town where you can sit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We recently held our wedding reception at the Altamont Theater as well as booked it as the lodgings for myself and my husband as well as the majority of my family from out of town. The accommodations were well above our expectations and we were so pleased. The location is perfect, (middle of downtown Asheville) and within walking distance to... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Intimate place with good sound for the musicians. Enjoy the reasonable fees to see local entertainment.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We say Roxie Watson here and we were impressed by the sound, intimacy, and facilities here. You would not be disappointed by any show that you would be interested in taking in at this venue. Reasonable drink prices.

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Additional Information about Altamont Theater

Address: 18 Church Street, Asheville, NC 28801
Phone Number: 828 348 5327
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Asheville
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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