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Black Mountain Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $33
CUISINES
American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Menu

APPETIZERS​
Fried Green Tomatoes
Green​ tomatoes battered and fried served over a potato cake with our ranch dressing
7.99
Fried Mushrooms
Hand battered button mushrooms fried and sprinkled with parmesan served with horseradish sauce
7.99
Fried Zucchini
Fresh zucchini battered and fried sprinkled with parmesan and served with ranch for dipping
7.99
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Fresh spinach and artichoke hearts in a blend of cream cheese and parmesan served with pita bread
7.99
Hummus of the Day
Ask your server about the flavor of the day! Served with toasted pita points
7.99
Crab Cakes
Petite crab cakes served with a lemon tarrragon sauce
10.99
Baked Brie
Baked brie with fresh fruit and toasted pita bread
8.99
Chicken and Spinach Quesadilla
Blackened chicken, spinach, cheddar jack cheese and cilantro salsa on a grilled tortilla served with sour cream
8.99
Buffalo Wings
Twelve jumbo wings fried and tossed in our honey garlic buffalo sauce served with celery and bleu cheese
8.99
Fabulous Fries
Sweet potato4.99
Bacon and cheese4.99
Chili and cheese5.99
Garlic parmesan5.99
SOUPS​
Soup of the Day and Chili
Homemade specialty soup or beef and bean chili
Cup3.99
Bowl4.99
Cup+4.99
Bowl+5.99
Soup and Sandwich
Cup​ of soup or chili with half a bistro club or half a bistro pineapple pecan chicken salad, egg or tuna salad
7.99
SENSATIONAL SALADS​
Homemade dressings: bleu cheese, honey dijon, ranch, thousand island, balsamic or citrus berry vinaigrette
Gorgonzola Cranberry Salad
Mixed​ greens topped with gorgonzola, dried cranberries, pecan pralines and garden veggies served with balsamic vinaigrette
7.99
Bistro Berry Salad
Fresh berries, glazed walnuts, goat cheese and garden veggies on top of mixed greens with our citrus berry vinaigrette
8.99
Classic Spinach Salad
Fresh spinach with mushrooms, red onion, egg and sunflower seeds with hot bacon dressing
7.99
Garden Salad
Large5.99
Small4.99
Caesar Salad
Fresh greens tossed in caesar dressing with croutons and grated parmesan
6.99
Salad Upgrades
Bistro Salad Sampler
All of our homemade salads-pineapple pecan chicken, egg. Tuna, pasta and potato salad on a bed of greens with cheddar jack cheese
8.99
SPECIALTY SANDWICHES​
Served with choice of a side dish
North Carolina BLT
Fried green tomatoes and apple smoked bacon on toasted sourdough with lettuce and tomato
7.99
The Bistro Crab Cake Sandwich
Homemade crab cake on a toasted brioche roll with lettuce, tomato and horseradish mayo
8.99
Philly Sandwich
Sauteed onions, peppers and mushrooms with melted provolone on a hoagie roll with your choice of grilled chicken or shaved rib eye steak
7.99
Rib Eye Sub
Grilled the way you like it served on a toasted hoagie with lettuce, tomato and mayo
10.99
Fish Sandwich
Beer​ battered haddock on a brioche roll with lemon caper dill mayo, cole slaw and tomato
8.99
Pesto Chicken Caesar
Grilled chicken breast with fresh basil pesto and parmesan on grilled ciabatta bread with lettuce, tomato and caesar dressing
7.99
Chicken and Goat Cheese Wrap
Grilled chicken breast wrapped in a tortilla with spinach, strawberries, local goat cheese and balsamic vinaigrette
8.59
Buffalo Chicken Wrap
Fried chicken strips tossed in our buffalo sauce wrapped in a tortilla with cheddar jack, bleu cheese, lettuce and tomato
7.99
Turkey Ciabatta
Smoked turkey on grilled clabatta bread with cranberry mandarin compote, lettuce and tomato
8.99
DELI FAVORITES​
Served with choice of a side dish
The Bistro Club
Deli turkey and apple smoked bacon on toasted wheatberry bread with swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato and mayo
7.99
The Bistro Salad Sandwich
Your choice of chicken, egg or tuna salad on toasted wheatberry bread with lettuce and tomato
7.59
Up North Reuben
Corned beef with sauerkraut, swiss cheese and thousand island on grilled pumpernickel rye bread
8.59
Hot Pastrami
Hot pastrami on grilled pumpernickel rye bread with red onion, swiss cheese and dijonaise
7.99
BISTRO BURGERS​
Served with choice of a side dish
The Black Mountain Burger
Blackened burger with cajun spices and bleu cheese crumbles on a brioche roll with lettuce, tomato and mayo
8.59
The Mountain Burger
Traditional hand patted burger on a toasted brioche roll with lettuce, tomato and mayo
7.99
California Burger
Top grade burger with spinach, tomato, fresh mozzarella and roasted red pepper aioli on grilled ciabatta
8.99
Patty Mell
Our burger on grilled sourdough with caramelized onions, swiss cheese and dijonaise
Veggie Burger
Veggie burger on a brioche roll with lettuce tomato and roasted red pepper aioli
8.59
SOUTHERN FARE​
Meatloaf
Our homemade meatloaf made from ground chuck, fresh bread crumbs and spices, covered in brown gravy served with mashed potatoes and southern green beans
7.99
Turkey and Dressing
All white meat turkey roasted daily. Over herb stuffing with made from scratch gravy served with mashed potatoes and southern green beans
8.59
Baby Back Ribs
Grilled and smothered with southern BBQ sauce served with fries and cole slaw
Half rack13.99
Full rack15.99
Half Baked Chicken
Organic hormone free slow roasted chicken seasoned with house spices served with wild rice and sauteed vegetables
10.99
PASTA AND RISSOTI​
Served with garden or caesar salad
Portabella Pesto Pasta
Grilled portabellas over chef's pasta choice tossed in fresh basil pesto and topped with fresh grated parmesan
14.99
Shrimp Pasta
Sauteed shrimp over angel hair pasta tossed in garlic cream sauce with spinach and sundried tomatoes
16.99
Bourbon Trout
Pan sauteed trout over butternut squash rissoto with bourbon cream sauce served with asparagus
17.99
Organic Chicken
Organic airline chicken breast served over parmesan rissoto with a sundried tomato basil butter and asparagus
14.99
Chefs Specialty Ravioli
Ask about our ravioli of the day with chefs special sauce
13.99
ENTREES​
Served with garden or caesar salad
Filet Mignon
Grilled eight ounce filet with a mushroom demiglaze served over garlic mashed potatoes with sauteed vegetables
20.99
Steakhouse Rib Eye
14 ounce hand cut aged ribeye seasoned with our house spice and cooked to your choice, served with twice baked potato and sauteed vegetables
17.99
Blackberry BBQ Pork Chop
Hand cut organic bone in pork chop basted in our chipolte blackberry BBQ sauce served over apple potato hash with sugar snap peas
16.99
Goat Cheese Salmon
Grilled salmon topped local goat cheese and tomatoes with a lemon garlic sauce served over sauteed spinach
15.99
Crab Cakes
Two of our hand made lump crab cakes over sauteed vegetables with a lemon tarragon sauce and asparagus
17.99
Shrimp and Grits
Jumbo shrimp sauteed in our tasso ham cream sauce served over parmesan grit cakes with gorgonzola crumbles, roasted red pepper and scallions a southern favorite
17.99
DELICIOUS SIDE DISHES​
Pasta Salad
Bettys Potato Salad
Cole Slaw
Fried Okra
Green Beans
Sauteed Vegetables
Sauteed Spinach
Macaroni and Cheese
Homemade Potato Chips
Mashed Potatoes
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had the risotto with scallops. Also had a salad that had beets on it. Both were Fantastic! Sat outside by a fire.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank hammerheifer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous service although very busy during lunch on a holiday. We loved the grouper and the crab cakes. The seafood soup was absolutely the best, so good that we wish we had ordered a bowl.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank MabelSeniors
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first stop when we arrived in Black Mountain and the experience really started the day off well. Great service and delicious food. I had the spinach & arugula salad topped with blackened salmon, and my husband enjoyed the ruben sandwich with the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank NCOinNC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here many times and will be back again. We love the chicken wings, chili, meatloaf, sandwiches, and berry salad. We love that you can sit outside and see the mountains and downtown Black Mountain. Their alcoholic drinks are priced a bit for...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 117kristind
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food and great service. Amazingly delicious food and friendly staff. Large menu with good variety.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank DiFromOhio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for lunch with some friends. Excellent sandwich fare, pretty reasonably priced. Good-sized meals.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank propwriter
Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

Service was extremely slow and food was average! The server kept avoiding us because he knew everything was slow! Would not visit again.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Ackc0233
amy l, Owner at Black Mountain Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I apologize that your service was not good. We have been training a whole new staff, not trying to make excuses but just wanted to make you aware of what was going on. We have been very busy and sometimes we miss something that needed...More

Reviewed October 13, 2019

After reading the reviews we decided to give this restaurant a try. It was busy on a Tuesday night, but we were promptly seated. We ordered the arugula and mushroom pasta and the soup and sandwich. The soup was a seafood chowder and was full...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Teresa S
Reviewed October 8, 2019

We had such a great date night here! The food was fabulous and our server was so nice! We loved the decor and atmosphere they had. We’ll be back!

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Wanderlustprincess89
Reviewed September 23, 2019 via mobile

Excellent seafood, including a salmon dish topped with goat cheese and a special of baked Halibut on a bed of pasta. Great service. Too full for dessert, bit they all looked good.

Date of visit: September 2019
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ethanc402
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Response from Jane C | Reviewed this property |
Please see answer below.
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PlaidScottie
June 18, 2015|
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Response from amy l | Property representative |
Thank you for inquiring with us at the Bistro. We do allow dogs on our patio. We hope you will come and dine with us soon!
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