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Buffalo Nickel - CLOSED

747 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3131
+1 828-575-2844
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“fries” (18 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
“kale salad” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Contemporary, American, Pub, Gastropub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
747 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3131
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Reviews (132)
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed May 25, 2017

Had a large party and did Thanksgiving there. Food was very good and with the activities upstairs pool tables,darts and pinball and full bar we where able to hangout for a couples hours after dinner. Plan to go back and try the regular menu next.

Thank Jerald R
Reviewed April 14, 2017

BN has a very creative menu. Skip the burgers, which are just okay, and go on to the other offerings. The short rib tacos are very good, and the mussels and linguini (in a very, very delicate curry sauce) is an absolutely great dish. There's...More

Thank KaneCountyCritic
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2017

Thank you for your review. Happy travels!

Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner after looking at a number of good restaurants in West Asheville. We're glad we picked the Buffalo Nickel. The food was eclectic and excellent. My lamb chops were perfect.

Thank T S
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2017

Thank you so much for that delightful review. West Asheville is a foodie heaven so we're honored that you chose us. Come visit us again soon!

Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

This place was wonderful. The charcuterie was really good - especially the country pâté. The soft shell crab with grits was cooked perfectly - the grits, the spring vegetables were all really good.

Thank Goldylinks
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

We very much appreciate your review. We take all reviews to heart and strive for perfection and it's especially nice to hear when a guest is pleased. Safe travels!

Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Sunday evening with a group of 8. We had outstanding service & the food was original & delicious. The Kale salad was the best I have ever tasted & generally not a salad I would usually order. Two of us had...More

Thank Buddy D
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Thank you for that nice review. I hope you'll join us again on your next visit to Asheville. Chef John has just added some new dishes to our menu and they are incredible!

Reviewed April 3, 2017

I let my husband pick our restaurants for our most recent trip to Asheville. What a great find this was. We were there on St. Patrick's Day so we had the traditional Irish fare special, which was delicious. Prior to that we shared an order...More

Thank harleechik70
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2017

Thank you for taking time to review us. We're so glad you enjoyed your food and beverages and we hope you'll join us again soon.

Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Early dinner was great. Pork nachos were unique wonderful and homemade chips were fantastic. Hanger steak sandwich special was wonderful.. Black bean soup hit the spot. Great spot in fantastic Haywood in West Asheville. Highly recommended.

Thank John P
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2017

We're glad you enjoyed your dishes and we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed March 2, 2017

On a Wednesday is was fairly quiet. Good food and good atmosphere. Has a lot of local flavor in this up and coming area.

Thank Deb R
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2017

Thank you for taking time to review us and we hope to see you again soon

Reviewed February 20, 2017

Several of us went to Buffalo Nickel after work. It was my first time there. I was pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere of the place. The staff were friendly and spot on with getting what we needed. The food was superb. I had the dry-aged...More

Thank David S
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2017

The Buffalo Nickel team appreciates your review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed February 13, 2017

Everything was absolutely delicious. We ordered the chef's charcuterie board to start and it was perfection, the meal was even better, I had the pan seared rainbow trout and I was already a little full from the chef's board but still ate EVERY last bite....More

Thank BarbieJo80
Lynn B F, Owner at Buffalo Nickel, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2017

Thank you for taking time to leave a review. We hope to see you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$12 - $26
Cuisine
Contemporary, American, Pub, Gastropub
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 747 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3131
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-575-2844
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to Buffalo Nickel! Our local, seasonal cuisine, extensive drink selection and charming atmosphere make Buffalo Nickel the perfect place for a night out with friends. Enjoy an exquisite meal in our fine dining room or take it upstairs for a casual evening in our game room, with pool, darts and more.
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