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Thirsty Monk Pub & Brewery

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$$ - $$$American, ,
92 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3315
+1 828-505-4564
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  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“belgium beer” (12 reviews)
“style beer” (5 reviews)
“pretzels” (12 reviews)
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
92 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3315
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Reviewed April 6, 2015

We stopped in at the Thirsty Monk for one beer and stayed for two. The beer selection was very good and the bartender knew his beers and what to recommend. We wanted to stop at a lot of the downtown spots for a drink, but...More

Thank j-Lee-O
Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Wide range of local craft beers, friendly and knowledgeable servers, chilled out albeit slightly scruffy vibe. I could sit here and drink beer all day.

1  Thank GeorgeNDurham
Reviewed March 28, 2015

I have never been treated so rudely in my entire life. One of the reasons Asheville is my favorite city is the friendly, open people I have encountered there. This was NOT the case at the Thirsty Monk. My friend was visiting from Illinois and...More

Thank SunshineLover93
Reviewed March 24, 2015

Sampled many a beer here. Great casual atmosphere. Incredibly friendly service. Pub fare was OK. If I lived in Asheville, I'd probably hang out here....a LOT

Thank JimAtlanta
Reviewed March 22, 2015

The bartenders are very knowledgeable about beer. They asked the right questions and guided our decisions on what beers to try. The music was great. Great local spot.

1  Thank M5276GVashleys
Reviewed March 18, 2015

Went to the one in downtown and really enjoyed it. It has two levels and they are both different. The lower level gets a little crowded but its well worth it.

Thank Johnny M
Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

Very cool place - Wide open upstairs, then a unique basement bar! Staff were very friendly and welcoming. Good beer selection!

Thank DeannaMountain
Reviewed March 4, 2015

We stopped here after dinner to try their house brew. Lively atmosphere. Upstairs was busy, so we were sent downstairs, which also had a nice crowd. We were there to try their house brews, and both were great. Would stop back in for drinks again...More

1  Thank TravelMore22
Reviewed March 3, 2015

Several locations and each has it's very own personality but all have the same great food and beer selection. We love them all. Very consistent, no surprises, always good. Can get crowded during happy hour time/peak times but it's always a fun crowd. Servers are...More

Thank Joe D
Reviewed February 16, 2015

great selection of craft beer! kind bartenders, friendly locals. GET THE BEER CHEESE and pretzels. sooo good. very strict on fire code and who comes in/out. which is both annoying and reassuring.

1  Thank cincy_mommy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3315
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-505-4564
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Serving Asheville's most extensive selection of the finest beers... 36 Beers on tap, over 150 bottles.
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