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West First

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101 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
+1 828-693-1080
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (167 reviews)
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Italian, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I like this Italian place and its pizza. Food is excellent with a great pizza, Service and atmosphere are top flight. It is rather noisy and parking can be tough but I still recommend it strongly.

Thank joe_cramer
Reviewed 3 days ago

Delicious pizza, exceptional service, and interesting decor! I know that this food is quality as it much of it is locally grown or produced. Love this place.

Thank heyjude54130
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

West First has a great menu with a full bar. Upstairs and downstairs dining as well as a covered outdoor porch dining area. A brick oven for pizza and other delicious items. I love the chicken Caesar salad with yummy career dressing with black olives...More

Thank malibu5967
Reviewed 3 days ago

WE have eaten here many times for years. The last 2 times we did not have good service--- but the food is always awesome. This Saturday was a DIASTER. . Poor service again. Was about 8 plus minutes before anyone showed at our table. It...More

Thank Marpo55
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have this a great place to go when you want a pizza that does resemble Pizza Hut. Their Pizzas are unique and made of the best ingredients. While there try the hummus and a good bottle of wine. What a treat. Be Cautious if...More

Thank jerald w
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have rated the restaurant as excellent except for the hostess reception. Our waitress was excellent, and the food was fabulous. But our reception was horrible - the restaurant was very busy and we got the buzzer to wait for a table. When we...More

Thank lizzitudes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just had the best wedge salad I’ve ever had. My daughter had a delishious wood fired pizza. When you walk in the door it smells heavenly. So many great choices. The Tiramisu was outstanding. All soups are homemade. Service and location are perfect. Enjoy!

Thank 1,752
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Use to be a regular, food sucked and listen to what they charged me for a $10 drink $$24. When I spoke to the manager, could care less. If ya go, don’t drink. Try the food and see that they have went fownhill

Thank HDRanger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice, sit-down restaurant with good wine and beer options. Classy, wood-fired pizza concept. Casual to dressy. Good service. Food OK.

Thank bmantravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great late night find in downtown Hendersonville. We love the trendy, contemporary style. Very good service too. We had delicious Moroccan style soup of the day, very unique and flavorful. Our salmon topped pizza was top notch. We love the thin crust...More

Thank 16jimmyf
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May 19, 2018|
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Response from Connie H | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea.
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Response from Ron K | Reviewed this property |
No, I'm certain that it is first come, first seated.
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March 3, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hendersonville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-693-1080
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