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870 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804
828-255-3881
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great burritos!

Stopped here for a quick lunch. Loved the food and the atmosphere. Service was friendly, but a bit slow.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
Paul S
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Marion, Ohio
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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English first
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214 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Its a comfortable laid back place, but it takes forever to get your drink made. At least 15 minutes to get a cappo and they were not that busy

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Asheville, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Edn'as has four or five types of freshly-roasted coffee on hand at any given time. I still haven't tried them all, but I intend to. Since it is warm outside, I have been really hooked on their cold brew iced coffee. It is so smooth! When I am in this part of town, I go to Edna's drive-through for a... More 

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Marion, Ohio
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74 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Stopped here for a quick lunch. Loved the food and the atmosphere. Service was friendly, but a bit slow.

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Maryland
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We were leaving Asheville and just wanted a coffee and some food. We both had chocolate croissants. They weren't in the display case but a plastic case on the back counter (Left over from the day before?). Although we ate them, we both commented how they did not seem fresh. Coffee was good and atmosphere was nice. We sat and... More 

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Western NC USA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I like to eat here, especially outside when the weather's nice as it was today. I had a good wrap and an iced tea and then went back for a refill on the tea...They charge for that. You've got to be kidding...No one charges for refills on iced tea...especially in the south. I'll be going elsewhere from now on.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

The coffee sucks, the food is awful, and the staff is rude. My friends and I all received cold, bitter coffee and stale pastries.

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Tom C, Owner at Edna's of Asheville, responded to this review

This review is from a former, now-disgruntled employee. We disagree with the review, but will not debate with her in this forum. We use high-quality products, provide both organic and non-organic options, and have a very high sanitation rating. We understand the needs and desires of our customers and prepare our food accordingly. We are a certified Living Wage employer... More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We are so lucky to have Edna's in Asheville. The owner takes pride in his shop and his products. The best muffins, scones, cookies and the freshest salads and sandwiches. I love to stop by in the afternoon for a cup of coffee or tea and I enjoy meetings friends for a casual lunch. My favorite breakfast is bagels and... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

i spent forty minutes at a Starbuck's drive through. Edna's was very quick and the coffee was hot an delicious. Also, I found the prep area very clean and the service great. I love their muffins and veggie burgers. Wonder if some people only write negative reviews. Also, really loved the owners and Edna, their dog.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

You have to order at the counter with the menu on the board. The counter space is tight. The food is not great but it is good.Casual for sure.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

After reading so many positive reviews, I stopped by Ednas for breakfast; but after seeing how filthy the food prep area was, decided to skip the possibility of food poisoning. The place wasn't busy, but it took 10 minutes to get my very average americano. My friend ordered drip coffee, which tasted old an bitter. Once we got to the... More 

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Additional Information about Edna's of Asheville

Address: 870 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804
Phone Number: 828-255-3881
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Asheville
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 870 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: 828-255-3881

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Doing business, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?