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$4 - $35
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Brew Pub, Grill, Pub, American
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Drinks, Late Night, Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed November 15, 2019 via mobile

From Alabama on way to VA from Biltmore Estate. Found on TripAdvisor with high ranking. Very nice quaint bar and grill. I love reubens and the one here didn't disappoint. Good music and great atmosphere. Staff is friendly but Joey (bartender) was the highlight of...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 12, 2019

While our waitress Shawn took care of us with excellence, I can say the same of all the staff on duty. The chef outdid herself for us! The meal was superb! My second visit and it was just as enjoyable both times, so I will...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 26, 2019

The ham, fontina cheese, fresh cranberry relish , spinach sandwich on grilled grain bread was fabulous. First time I got the homemade chips. Now I understand why my friends always get them. Excellent. All for the cost of lunch. The lunch specials are always worth...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 15, 2019 via mobile

Wife and I were looking for another nearby restaurant and walked by this charming spot on a beautiful day. The hostess/server politely greeted us and shared the special of the day. We decided to stay. The owner was also visible and welcoming. The food was...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 27, 2019

I love this place, the staff is great and food is better. its awesome knowing that you are helping a local business which means supporting our neighbor

Date of visit: September 2019
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L0rieR, General Manager at Risto's Place Food & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2019

We really appreciate that you recognize that by supporting us versus a regular chain restaurant you are helping a small business owner and putting money right back in your neighborhood. Thank you for your rating, recommendation and review! Come see us again soon!

Reviewed September 14, 2019

Let me begin by saying this was our very FIRST time visiting and we will be back WEEKLY! We have heard mixed reviews from friends about food and service, but we had the best of BOTH! We were greeted by Darin, who was tending the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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L0rieR, General Manager at Risto's Place Food & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2019

Wow! What an awesome review. We shared this with Darin and the Risto’s Place Team. How proud they all were, especially Darin. Thank you for taking the time to see his diligence in providing you the best service and experience possible. We love serving the...More

Reviewed September 4, 2019

The food is always fresh, and so full of flavor. Everything is made from scratch and you can taste the time and love put into making it. The staff is always kind and helpful, which just adds to the cozy atmosphere. I highly recommend trying...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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L0rieR, General Manager at Risto's Place Food & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2019

Thank you very much for your recommendation, review and rating. We love having you as a VIP customer! We really appreciate your comments. Have a super day!!!

Reviewed August 26, 2019

My cousin and I met family at Risto’s.We live in Asheville NC.The food was absolutely delicious.Italian food is my favorite.I had the meatballs in sauce and it was yummy.I also had the French Onion Soup which was best I ever had.I also brought home Taramusi...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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L0rieR, General Manager at Risto's Place Food & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2019

Thank you so much for your review, rating and recommendation. Darin is one of our customer favorites and we are proud to have him on our team. We appreciate your comments. Have a great day and come see us again soon!

Reviewed August 25, 2019

The food here is excellent and fresh. Great atmosphere and live music! Open Mic night on Tuesday night's has great local musicians!!

Date of visit: August 2019
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L0rieR, General Manager at Risto's Place Food & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2019

Open Mic nights are one of our most popular evenings. We are so glad you can join us and decided to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We hope you come again soon!

Reviewed August 25, 2019

The food was delicious. The atmosphere was comfortable, the people are welcoming. They have the best bartender Darin Aldridge. I can't wait to go back.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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L0rieR, General Manager at Risto's Place Food & Spirits, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2019

Thank you for your review and rating. It means so much to our team when they get to read comments like yours. We hope you will come again soon. Call ahead, and if Darin is on schedule we will make sure you get him! Have...More

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