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The Market Place Restaurant

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20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710 (Battery Park)
+1 828-252-4162
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sometimes you want to go Where everybody knows your name And they're always glad you came You want to be where you can see The troubles are all the same You want to be where everybody knows your name You visit a place every once and a while and they know you. Clever... and very, very effective. Greeted warmly months... More 

1 Thank MMC2
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Love the band playing right next to the bar. Good selection of asheville's craft brews. Made a reservation In Advance and was seated in a booth near the bar. Turned out fine since we enjoyed the band, but it would have been nice to have been offered a table in the main dining room which is quite a bit more... More 

1 Thank L.g. W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went here after foraging with No Taste Like Home. They Market Place gladly cooked up the mushrooms we had collected earlier in the day. They made an incredible appetizer with the mushrooms. The quail was amazing!

2 Thank Theresa D
Idyllwild, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On Wall Street with a charming patio. Food is excellent and they serve breakfast until Four on Saturday and Sunday. For a real treat try the banana bread French toast.

2 Thank James S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was suggested by friends and it was everything they said it would be. The food was unbelievably great! We had a mushroom appetizer that was out of this world. My husband had a filet that melted in your mouth and I had ravioli that was fantastic. If you go to Asheville this place is a must do on... More 

2 Thank kathy s
Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for brunch on Sunday. They have a nice outside patio, which is where we sat. We had gone on a foraging excursion through No Taste Like Home (also recommended) and this was one of the restaurants that offers to cook the food you find. We brought in a bag of Old Man of the Woods mushrooms as... More 

2 Thank Alexadian
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good locally sourced food. Papadelle with braised lamb was very good, if a tad bland. Trout was outstanding. Blackberry crumble with peach ice cream was one of the best deserts I've had. Pricey, but worth it.

Thank StevenT_63
Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time here, menu is always interesting and everything is well prepared. Service was great and servers are knowledgable. Great evening.

1 Thank richard b
Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the location and the outside Wall Street dining. Industrial on the inside wehere we had a drink and super friendly. We ate outside. I had the fried oysters, and they were good but not great. They needed salt. My friend had steak which was good, but not as tender as he had hoped. The drinks were yummy. We had... More 

1 Thank Elizabeth T
Irvine, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have to admit, we went for drinks and dessert - but gosh, what a treat! The blackberry crisp was to die for, and the meals being served to other tables looked out of this world, as well.

2 Thank eheyman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, International, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
    (Battery Park)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4162
Located in the heart of downtown Asheville, The Market Place Restaurant specializes in handcrafted cuisine from seasonal, local ingredients, many of which come from within a 100 mile radius of Asheville. Bringing you the local harvest since 1979. Serving Dinner from 5:30pm, 7 days a week in our newly renovated restaurant. Brunch from 10:30am - 2:30pm on Saturdays & Sundays. Our classic American lounge serves local brews and handmade cocktails and is open until.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?