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“Good Food in a Bare-Bones Atmosphere”
Review of The Admiral

The Admiral
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Ranked #8 of 811 Restaurants in Asheville
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Michigan Avenue
Reviewed February 12, 2013

The outside of the restaurant looks rundown but the food was great and inspired, despite being a very casual place.

Thank OriennaGuermentes
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Reviewed February 11, 2013

Nice casual place with nice atmosphere. Took awhile for the first round of drinks to come, even longer for the second. Cheese plate took forever. CHEEESE! What takes so long to serve some cheese? Waitress moved like she was takin' a slow stroll in the park. Walked past us at least 4 times while we had empty glasses. Hello? May we have a drink? Hmm.... I guess not.

May we at least have our cheese? We're HUNGRY.

My steak was good but nothing special. Scallops the same. We live in Chicago so maybe our expectations are outta whack, but for the money, be it Asheville or Chicago, this was no big deal.

One last complaint: only 2 beers on tap. Really?! 2?!

BTW, our waitress got much nicer when she brought the bill.

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Thank Dyan B
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Reviewed January 24, 2013

Been eating at the Admiral for a long time but notice over the past six months the food has slip a little in quality and creativity as has the bartending. This is still a good place to chow down with great service and a funky vibe; but nothing I guess stays the same.

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Thank riceland
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

Really good in a most unusual setting. do not be turned away by its location or appearance. Really a true Asheville experience.

Thank Robert B
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

Loved it, but had to wait to get in because it was so busy for so long. But, worth the wait. The food in interesting and tasty.

Thank Cameron713
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