Asheville: Land of the Sky

Nicole
Asheville: Land of the Sky

Quick walk from Sol Retreat

Fresh made bread and sweet treats! One of the first establishments that paved the way for what WAvl has become.
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The West End
757 Haywood Road
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Fresh made bread and sweet treats! One of the first establishments that paved the way for what WAvl has become.
Great outdoor dining spot for the whole family.
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Universal Joint
784 Haywood Road
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Great outdoor dining spot for the whole family.
Delicious Jamaican restaurant. Can't go wrong here!
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Nine Mile
751 Haywood Road
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Delicious Jamaican restaurant. Can't go wrong here!
Everything we've had here is good! Great take out option.
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Thai Pearl Restaurant
747 Haywood Road
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Everything we've had here is good! Great take out option.
More of a health food store. Great for picking up fresh local produce, specialty supplements, vegan staples, and any odds and ends you may need. Also has The Sunflower Diner for good quick eats, if you don't want to wait in the long lines for brunch.
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West Village Market
771 Haywood Road
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More of a health food store. Great for picking up fresh local produce, specialty supplements, vegan staples, and any odds and ends you may need. Also has The Sunflower Diner for good quick eats, if you don't want to wait in the long lines for brunch.
Great coffee and yummy snacks!
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Odd's Cafe
800 Haywood Road
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Great coffee and yummy snacks!
Lots of good options, including delicious vegan sandwiches.
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Asheville Sandwich Company
794 Haywood Road
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Lots of good options, including delicious vegan sandwiches.
It's all good! Can't go wrong with giant fluffy biscuits topped with whatever your heart desires. Expect a long line during breakfast/brunch hours.
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Biscuit Head
733 Haywood Road
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It's all good! Can't go wrong with giant fluffy biscuits topped with whatever your heart desires. Expect a long line during breakfast/brunch hours.
Regular live music, sometimes out on their lawn. Check out their line up and make reservations ahead of time. Dinner options and outside seating available for a cocktail or dine-in.
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Isis Music Hall
743 Haywood Road
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Regular live music, sometimes out on their lawn. Check out their line up and make reservations ahead of time. Dinner options and outside seating available for a cocktail or dine-in.
Date night or good spot to get a drink out on the back patio.
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Jargon
715 Haywood Rd
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Date night or good spot to get a drink out on the back patio.
https://www.westvillagemarket.com/sunflower-diner Changing menu of vegan and mostly organic food (in the West Village Market)
Sunflower Diner
771 Haywood Rd
https://www.westvillagemarket.com/sunflower-diner Changing menu of vegan and mostly organic food (in the West Village Market)

Outdoor Attractions In or Close to Asheville

Lots of nice walking trails and biking trail accessible to get some distance from the crowds in the main exhibits. (ask for a map at the gate). Great place for all ages, a picnic and a pretty place to enjoy the outdoors.
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The North Carolina Arboretum
100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way
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Lots of nice walking trails and biking trail accessible to get some distance from the crowds in the main exhibits. (ask for a map at the gate). Great place for all ages, a picnic and a pretty place to enjoy the outdoors.
Nice walking trail through the woods with plant identification markers. Creek to sit by and open spaces to play.
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Botanical Gardens At Asheville
151 West .T. Weaver Boulevard
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Nice walking trail through the woods with plant identification markers. Creek to sit by and open spaces to play.
Family favorite for the locals. See all the native animals of Western North Carolina.
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WNC Nature Center
75 Gashes Creek Road
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Family favorite for the locals. See all the native animals of Western North Carolina.
Lots to see besides the impressive manion. Beautiful grounds, hiking trails, farm, rivers...walking or biking all around is fun for all.
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Biltmore
1 Lodge Street
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Lots to see besides the impressive manion. Beautiful grounds, hiking trails, farm, rivers...walking or biking all around is fun for all.
Walking loop that goes by The French Broad River, great big playground, basketball and volleyball courts, large open field for picnicking and frisbee throwing. Right on the Greenway.
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Carrier Park
220 Amboy Road
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Walking loop that goes by The French Broad River, great big playground, basketball and volleyball courts, large open field for picnicking and frisbee throwing. Right on the Greenway.
Just do it!
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Blue Ridge Parkway
3884 Blue Ridge Parkway
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Just do it!

More W.Avl Eats & Treats

Everything here is AMAZING!!! Worth the long wait for brunch, go hang out in their lovely garden and enjoy being on vacation! Tip: They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner in the evenings, and it's one of our go-to's for dinner dates. A lot less crowded then, too!
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Sunny Point Café
626 Haywood Road
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Everything here is AMAZING!!! Worth the long wait for brunch, go hang out in their lovely garden and enjoy being on vacation! Tip: They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner in the evenings, and it's one of our go-to's for dinner dates. A lot less crowded then, too!
Huge catalogue of teas. We like to go to the outdoor eating space around back and enjoy a mid-day tea and sweet treat. People drive from all parts of town for their bubble tea and to enjoy a relaxing space to unwind.
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Dobra Tea West
707 Haywood Rd
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Huge catalogue of teas. We like to go to the outdoor eating space around back and enjoy a mid-day tea and sweet treat. People drive from all parts of town for their bubble tea and to enjoy a relaxing space to unwind.
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The Hop West
721 Haywood Road
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BimBeriBon
697 Haywood Rd
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Great lunch options, including good vegetarian and vegan options. If you like high end juices, this is your place.
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Simple Cafe & Juice Bar
643 Haywood Rd
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Great lunch options, including good vegetarian and vegan options. If you like high end juices, this is your place.
Fun tapas place and good cocktails. The ramen is delicious!
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Itto Ramen Bar & Tapas
630 Haywood Rd
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Fun tapas place and good cocktails. The ramen is delicious!
Try the french fries!
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Oyster House Brewing Company
625 Haywood Road
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Try the french fries!
Great tacos, easy for the kids, and lots of outdoor picnic tables for dining. Their Ensalada De Casa with shrimp and a Zia Rita are my go to.
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Zia Taqueria Asheville
521 Haywood Road
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Great tacos, easy for the kids, and lots of outdoor picnic tables for dining. Their Ensalada De Casa with shrimp and a Zia Rita are my go to.
Right next to Zia, also with good outdoor seating. Love their Poke Bowl! The Whale shares the space and has great drinks and nightlife atmosphere.
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Haywood Common
507-20 Haywood Rd
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Right next to Zia, also with good outdoor seating. Love their Poke Bowl! The Whale shares the space and has great drinks and nightlife atmosphere.
Good for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Fresh seasonal fare. Outdoor dining available.
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Early Girl Eatery
444 Haywood Rd
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Good for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Fresh seasonal fare. Outdoor dining available.
Our kids love Walk. Good range of options, big screen for sports, bar, and good atmosphere.
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West Asheville Lounge and Kitchen
401 Haywood Rd
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Our kids love Walk. Good range of options, big screen for sports, bar, and good atmosphere.
This restaurant books up way in advance. Small popular restaurant with fine dining options and some outdoor seating. There's a reason it's hard to get a table here!
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The Admiral
400 Haywood Road
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This restaurant books up way in advance. Small popular restaurant with fine dining options and some outdoor seating. There's a reason it's hard to get a table here!
Cool coffee spot, where the locals hang out. Our favorite quick breakfast when we can get a morning away from the kids. Breakfast tacos are where it's at!
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BattleCat Coffee Bar
373 Haywood Road
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Cool coffee spot, where the locals hang out. Our favorite quick breakfast when we can get a morning away from the kids. Breakfast tacos are where it's at!
The cutest sweetest little bakery. More than just sweet treats here!
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OWL Bakery
295 Haywood Rd
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The cutest sweetest little bakery. More than just sweet treats here!
Good outdoor seating tucked away off the street.
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Gan Shan West
285 Haywood Rd
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Good outdoor seating tucked away off the street.
This is where we go for pizza and easy family take out in WAvl. Good kid options here and if you like GF crusts, these are good!
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Pizza Mind
285 Haywood Rd
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This is where we go for pizza and easy family take out in WAvl. Good kid options here and if you like GF crusts, these are good!

West Asheville Breweries and Nightlife

One of the original spots in WAvl that made it cool. Locals place for food and nightlife. Back patio is your place to stay up and have loud conversations after 10pm. Pool and various night time events throughout the week and weekend.
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Westville Pub / All Sevens Brewing
777 Haywood Road
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One of the original spots in WAvl that made it cool. Locals place for food and nightlife. Back patio is your place to stay up and have loud conversations after 10pm. Pool and various night time events throughout the week and weekend.
Check out the schedule ahead of time, the outdoor shows usually sell out!
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Isis Music Hall
743 Haywood Road
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Check out the schedule ahead of time, the outdoor shows usually sell out!
Best french fries around!
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Oyster House Brewing Company
625 Haywood Road
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Best french fries around!
Centrally located on Haywood Rd. Good selection of drinks and night spot. Usually has a food truck serving until later.
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UpCountry Brewing Company
1042 Haywood Rd
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Centrally located on Haywood Rd. Good selection of drinks and night spot. Usually has a food truck serving until later.
One of the unique nightlife spots right up the road. Gas station/bar with outside area to play corn hole and enjoy a beer. Varying food trucks are parked there for dinner and night snacks.
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The Brew Pump
760 Haywood Road
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One of the unique nightlife spots right up the road. Gas station/bar with outside area to play corn hole and enjoy a beer. Varying food trucks are parked there for dinner and night snacks.
Locals spot, hole in the wall, can catch some good music (often without a cover).
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One World Brewing West
520 Haywood Rd
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Locals spot, hole in the wall, can catch some good music (often without a cover).
Good selection, roof top deck, you can bring the kids. Nice to combo with Pizza Mind or Gan Shan for dinner.
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Archetype Brewing
265 Haywood Rd
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Good selection, roof top deck, you can bring the kids. Nice to combo with Pizza Mind or Gan Shan for dinner.
Great spot to enjoy after dinner.
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The Whale :: A Craft Beer Collective
507 Haywood Rd
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Great spot to enjoy after dinner.
If you like cider, this is your spot!
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Urban Orchard Cider Co. - West
210 Haywood Road
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If you like cider, this is your spot!

Asheville and area tours

Just do it!
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LaZoom Tours
76 Biltmore Avenue
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Just do it!
The drier, more straightforward version.
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Gray Line Trolley Tours of Asheville
36 Montford Avenue
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The drier, more straightforward version.
Asheville by Foot Walking Tours
1 N Pack Square
We haven't done this, but it looks fun and hilarious! We've never seen one go by without everyone on it having a permagrin.
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Amazing Pubcycle
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We haven't done this, but it looks fun and hilarious! We've never seen one go by without everyone on it having a permagrin.
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Asheville Brewery Tours
21 Mountain View Rd
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Trails, Water and Bigger Adventures

We did this for my dad's 70th and it was epic!
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Navitat Canopy Adventures
242 Poverty Branch Road
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We did this for my dad's 70th and it was epic!
Hike Bike Kayak Asheville, LLC
254 Cumberland Avenue
Be one of the colorful dots you can see floating down the river as you cross the big bridge from WAvl to Downtown Avl.
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Zen Tubing
608 Riverside Drive
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Be one of the colorful dots you can see floating down the river as you cross the big bridge from WAvl to Downtown Avl.
Great area for biking and hiking. Check out: www.hikewnc.info for more area trails.
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Bent Creek
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Great area for biking and hiking. Check out: www.hikewnc.info for more area trails.

Music Venues

We LOVE the Grey Eagle! 2.5 miles from Sol Retreat
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The Grey Eagle
185 Clingman Avenue Extention
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We LOVE the Grey Eagle! 2.5 miles from Sol Retreat
Check the schedule to see what's indoors or outdoors. 0.3 mi from Sol Retreat
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Isis Music Hall
743 Haywood Road
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Check the schedule to see what's indoors or outdoors. 0.3 mi from Sol Retreat
Downtown music excellence!
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The Orange Peel
101 Biltmore Avenue
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Downtown music excellence!
Great outdoor music venue! And they have outdoor movies, food and beer.
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Rabbit Rabbit
75 Coxe Avenue
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Great outdoor music venue! And they have outdoor movies, food and beer.
Great outdoor music venue and spot to hang out by the river, play games, let the kids run around, eat, drink... And, our friends and family tubed and canoed down the river to here for my babyshower in 2011 :)
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Salvage Station
468 Riverside Dr
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Great outdoor music venue and spot to hang out by the river, play games, let the kids run around, eat, drink... And, our friends and family tubed and canoed down the river to here for my babyshower in 2011 :)