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Fresh Wood Fired Pizza and Pasta

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100 S Ridgeway Ave, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3511
+1 828-669-6999
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (57 reviews)
“tuscan salad” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 S Ridgeway Ave, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3511
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had pizza, wife had pasta and pizza. Wanted leftovers for later. Food very good, server VERY friendly (in a good way). Chatted when we had something to chat about without hanging around too much.

Thank rdebisu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Driving through on I-40 and didn't want fast food. Through TAdvisor we decided to try this place on a Friday night. Glad we did. The three of us got a different pizza each. 1) that was too much food for the three of us. 2)...More

Thank Nat B
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Had a speciality pizza--it was very good. Daughter had alfredo- the pasta absorbed what little sauce they put on it---bone dry but they did bring out some additional sauce. Italian nachos were a disappointment. Service was sub par

Thank ahoney34
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Lots of vegetarian options Good service and good food. They care about ingredients and making food a joy.

Thank justabubba
Reviewed December 28, 2017

omg i couldn't stop eaten .. pasta gf was so good pizza gf is die for ... a real wee hideaway that you would never find if you didn't know it was there ... very well done

Thank jacky611
Reviewed November 26, 2017

We stumbled upon Fresh after a few locals had recommended it, and we are so glad they did! The moment we walked in, we could smell the garlic! We were quickly seated and had drinks almost immediately. Pizza is something I thought was pretty standard,...More

Thank CruisinCouple0504
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Staying near Asheville, we visited this little pizza hideaway after reading reviews on TripAdvisor. We were not disappointed. The pizza is delicious, service with a smile and the ambiance is pure NC mountain country. Packed with locals, great find.

Thank Philip2009
Reviewed November 13, 2017

This was a nice find in Black Mountain, a spot offering delicious wood-fire oven pizzas. We were in a large group and everyone seemed very pleased with their orders.

Thank Dewayne H
Reviewed November 13, 2017

My wife and I stopped in at Fresh after a recommendation from our B&B hosts. Very relaxed atmosphere with great food. Great caesar salad and pizza made fresh and cooked quickly. Great selection of local brews and our server Britney was bubbly, knowledgable and went...More

Thank Graham C
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Probably my favorite spot for pizza in Black Mountain. But they do have other offerings, which my wife usually selects.

Thank larryg425
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Questions & Answers
Sandra M
January 2, 2017|
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Response from skitr19 | Reviewed this property |
I don,t know, about delivery,. but there were people picking up carry out
Steve D
May 7, 2015|
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Response from HopeCattles | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Conrad. It is best eaten at the restaurant. The wood oven gives it a taste you want to enjoy immediately on site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Ridgeway Ave, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3511
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-6999
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