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Old Europe Coffee & Pastries

13 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
+1 828-255-5999
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“macaroons” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
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Reviewed 5 days ago

an eclair for $5. a cup of coffee for $3.5. get a bigger place you are in a closet with pillars. and the pastries aren't the best in town.

Thank Tebbé D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here looking for a good piece of chocolate cake. When I got there, all that was available was gluten free pastries. I have had my share of dishes that are gluten free and I am definitely NOT a fan. I asked the owner...More

Thank Orchid H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here on the recommendation of the server at nearby Mellow Mushroom Restaurant.The place is very small which is no problem. It is very, very noisy, which is a problem. The pastries were very good. But the counter person was totally indifferent to our presence....More

Thank l1106410
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small, cosy with great coffee and pastries, many gluten free. Outside tables and stays open quite late, so great for dessert, post dinner

Thank 455kate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I were looking for a cafe to stop by before our trip home and decided to try here. Little did we know a small iced latte would be $6.00! The presentation was not flattering for the price either, just in a plastic...More

Thank grace a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The variety of pastries is great, and the dessert we tried was good (lemon Bavarian) and I love all of the gluten free options. Ordered an iced latte and it was six dollars, I would say that’s overpriced and comparable with Starbucks which is not...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a note ... We passed this place last time we were in town. Since we were in the AC hotel across the street on this trip, I made a point of grabbing ham and cheese and chocolate croissants and some bread pudding for breakfast....More

Thank Steve V
OldEuropeAsheville, Guest Relations Manager at Old Europe Coffee & Pastries, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping in! We're glad you enjoyed your visit (and bread pudding!)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small and intimate with cool lighting, I never wanted to leave. My husband and I sit and discuss the soft music inside, and enjoy mochas and split a French creamy. The experience is like the food and drink; magical.

Thank Miranda F
OldEuropeAsheville, Guest Relations Manager at Old Europe Coffee & Pastries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Old Europe!

Reviewed May 13, 2018

Perfect pastries and delicious coffee make this quaint little piece of heaven a must visit. I love that they had cards asking you to rate them on trip advisor, I loved that they advertised a partnership with Hilton hotels in the area - it's just...More

Thank Queen14259
OldEuropeAsheville, Guest Relations Manager at Old Europe Coffee & Pastries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much! We appreciate the feedback. We've been around a long time, but we're continuously looking to 'wow' new customers! We hope you stop in again soon.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

If you want some outstanding coffee and pastries this is the place to go! Small little shop with big flavor. So many pastries and cakes, I couldn’t decide on just one. The cruffin was amazing!!! The eclairs were bigger than my head!!! Ahhhh can’t wait...More

Thank Meg F
OldEuropeAsheville, Guest Relations Manager at Old Europe Coffee & Pastries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Meg! We're so glad you enjoyed. And we agree about the cruffins and eclairs - some of our favorites as well!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2903
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-255-5999
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ABOUT OLD EUROPE:Old Europe brings real, homemade Hungarian pastries to friends and visitors of Asheville, North Carolina. Owner and trained pastry chef, Melinda Vetro, was born and raised in Esztergom, Hungary. In addition to her "training" from her grandmother where she learned years of family recipes, Melinda was also professionally trained as a pastry chef for four years in Hungary before making her way to the United States in 1991.
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