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The Poe House

€€ - €€€, American,
105 1st Ave W, Below West First Wood Fired, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
+1 828-696-1838
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Wine Bar, American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
105 1st Ave W, Below West First Wood Fired, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband found this looking for wine bars in the area - we were very pleasantly surprised! Don't let the location fool you - it is located in the basement below West First restaurant and looks kind of creepy from the outside. Come in and...More

Thank lizzitudes
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Although seemingly small the place just keeps opening up with nooks and crannies everywhere. The theme is Edgar Alan Poe and his images and related images such as ravens are placed wherever there is a space for them. The bar tender was extremely knowledgeable and...More

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places in Hendersonville! Great food and drinks in a quaint setting with fabulous staff! Perfect for a romantic date night.

Thank PreciousLiz
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Exceptional variety of beverages and a great place to sit and ponder the meaning of life. Get your Poe on!

Thank Heidi11245
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is such a fun place. We had our golden retriever Kolsch with us, so we sat outside, drinks are great, food imaginative, and the ambiance is fantastic.

Thank clamal0t2
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Unique quaint pub with awesome craft beer. Joshua is hard working and completely enthusiastic about introducing you to a variety of specialty beer. He takes time to describe the flavors perfectly. You would think he owned the place with the level of service he provides....More

Thank SmkyMountainFever
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

When we visit Hendersonville, The Poe House is our #1 stop. Awesome wine and beer selections and the live music is always SO good! We have never eaten there. So we cannot comment on the food. But this place is perfect. We hesitated to write...More

Thank Mejwu
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

poe's is in the basement of an historic building. It is dark, small and perfect! With craft cocktails, a nice wine list and many beers, the menu offerings are only enhanced by the food choices. We were there late afternoon and enjoyed the olive boat...More

Thank Terri E
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

A charming restaurant tucked away on 1st Street!! We missed it earlier this week! I sat at the bar and Jerry was beyond personable!! I met so many interesting people! I had the Fall Apple and Brie and the Apple Moscow Mule! A great food...More

Thank NormKel
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What and interesting spot. Staff was super friendly. Nice menu options. Good beer. Nice vibe with great live music. We will try the wine flight next time!

Thank Jessica B
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Bonnie P
23 August 2017|
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Response from Nancy P | Reviewed this property |
That depends on several factors. First the size and weight of person and strength of the "pusher" because there is at least one drop off and it is not just smooth. Also pretty dark inside.
Josephine L
10 December 2016|
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Response from Pamela4884 | Reviewed this property |
They have a simple, but delicious menu featuring appetizers such as pear& cheeses bruscetta, sandwiches, and a s'mores type dessert. All hands crafted
7 February 2015|
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Response from JD H | Reviewed this property |
I'm a customer, not an owner. I suggest you either Google or give them a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Wine Bar, American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 1st Ave W, Below West First Wood Fired, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hendersonville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-696-1838
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