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The Orange Peel

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Address: 101 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
Phone Number: 828 225 5851
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12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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Nappy Roots Event on a Friday Night

We have seen numerous concerts at the Orange Peel. It is a well organized, clean music venue that everyone seems to enjoy. My only suggestions for improvement would be allowing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Marion, North Carolina
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Marion, North Carolina
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have seen numerous concerts at the Orange Peel. It is a well organized, clean music venue that everyone seems to enjoy. My only suggestions for improvement would be allowing the main bar to sell mixed drinks or bottled malt drinks. Overall, we love the Orange Peel.

Thank SummerC89
Bristol, Tennessee
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there for a seated performance. Waited in line at the door for about 30 minutes prior to the show and were able to walk right in and get front row seats. Large area, not overcrowded. Clean bathrooms. Easy access to bar without missing any of the show. Parking was not ideal but if you can walk a couple... More 

Thank leslcani
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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

The Orange Peel has been an institution in Asheville from the time it opened. Love going to shows there. But what I have noticed lately is that the building needs to be cleaned. When we arrived last night, the floor was so sticky my husband joked that he was going to lose his shoe. The bathroom had no soap in... More 

Thank Ashley28806
Hendersonville, North Carolina
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317 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

There is not a bad seat in the house. Well, in actuality there are very few seats - a few stools and hi-top tables in the back. That said, you can stand anywhere and see and hear the band/performance unless you are a kid, or very short, or both. Nice selection of craft beer on tap. Saw my last concert... More 

Thank Chris P
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Although it has been a few years since I've been here, it's grown and offers a variety of entertainment.

Thank Donna S
Candler, North Carolina, United States
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Good location in downtown close to restaurants. Each time I have been here the sound has been great, temperature has been comfortable and have never seen any issues with crowd control. Restrooms are large and very clean. They have a big variety of shows on the calendar from local acts to traveling tribute bands to some big headliners. Its small... More 

1 Thank Wendall T
Pinehurst, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Really had a good time at this concert, music was great, enjoyed the staff & other customers! Fun time!

Thank dsampson6565
Johnson City, Tennessee
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30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Awesome venue! I have seen several shows there and one of the best places! Small but still lots of fun! Amazing sound and always something going on from a show to movie night!!

Thank carrie m
Monroe, North Carolina
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Awesome venue. Loved the fan to keep the place cool. Quaint feel. Good sound. Great beer selection. Great place to see a show.

Thank Dilly1964
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96 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Always have loved the Orange Peel, for your money, you simply cannot find a better venue! I have seen some extremely good acts here for very reasonable prices!

Thank jmattw05

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