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102 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1818
+1 828-236-0201
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Gurnee, Illinois
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We ate here a number of times during our week in Asheville, and it was quick, consistent and a great value for the cost. You will walk out with a carryout bag, and be happy with what you ordered and managed to eat on-site. It is not fancy, but it is darn good food for a great price.

Thank William W
Galax, Virginia
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, huge portions and a super friendly staff. The place is very clean and has a varied menu so there will be something to suit everyone.

Thank sheilacar
Morganton, North Carolina
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had soup and sandwich. Soup was perfect, not too salty. Sandwich was toasted to a golden brown with lots of chicken salad. Service was quick and pleasant.

Thank Ronnie T
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, son and I had a delicious, no-frills Thanksgiving dinner at Cornerstone. We were in town to visit The Biltmore Estate, and after walking all day, we just wanted a simple homemade kind of meal. We found it at Cornerstone. The food was tasty, the portions were huge, the price was sensible, and the service was great. My husband... More 

Thank Fetedesco72
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101 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I sometimes miss the '80's. Less pretentious food, good servings, and servers who are more frequently called Marge . Cornerstone is one of those holdback restaurants who embraces everything good about the days gone by. The only issue is that for people like me (someone with an egg allergy) there are very limited options. Grits, Oatmeal, yogurt with fruit. But... More 

Thank CUbeMan
Asheville, North Carolina
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided on the steak and eggs for lunch and the steak flavor was wonderful. Everything we had was good and the restaurant is very nice

Thank Tim M
Roanoke, Virginia
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here twice for breakfast while on vacation with friends. Their portions are huge and the food is delicious!

Thank crosschrispy
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed close by after our visit to the Biltmore. The food portions are huge and for the most part the food was great. Everyone in our party wanted something different and this was the place to offer different types of food! Come with an appetite and I would still be surprised if you clean your plate.

Thank Blessedmimi911
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just picked this place randomly because it was close to the motel. Everyone was really nice. The salad was good. The food was fair. I doubt I'd try it again but one never knows.

Thank Elaine J
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This local place was amazing. Friendly and efficient wait staff. And the food! I had the seafood platter with fried catfish and baked scallops. The portion was very generous. The catfish was flaky and flavorful. The scallops or melt in your mouth. Perfectly cooked. I chose the grilled vegetables, they were deliciously caramelized. The server told me they get their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1818
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-236-0201

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