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Clingman Cafe - CLOSED

242 Clingman Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3294
+1 828-253-2177
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
242 Clingman Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3294
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were busy exploring Asheville's River Arts District and were in the mood for light fare. We stumbled upon Clingman Café and were quite pleased. We ordered the fig and brie sandwich which was served with a side of chips. We also had iced teas....More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I went to Clingman Cafe for a quick breakfast and coffee. I had the everything bagel with bacon/scallion cream cheese. It was so yummy. I wanted a fancy coffee so I went with an Americano. It was very good. I loved the outside patio seating...More

Thank katthorn
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A couple of friends and I stopped in here one afternoon. The menu offered a god variety of salad, sandwiches and wraps. I wanted to try the El Cubano, but they were out of the pork, so I got the Thunderbird (Turkey, bacon & swiss...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This is located in the River Art District across from the Greyline Trolley stop. The food was very good. My wife and I drink unsweetened tea and theirs is very good. They serve kettle chips with their sandwiches.

Thank dhendricks43
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Stumbled across this restaurant when in RAD for the "Anything that Floats" parade. Were'nt interested in the food trucks so decided to go back to the car and go find something to eat as we were headed to New Belgium. At first I thought, hmmm,...More

Thank Owinsmom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

On our way to another restaurant while visiting Asheville, we were derailed due to a train stalled on the tracks. Instead we looked up the street and “behold!” there was Clingman Cafe. It was the perfect answer to, “What’s for lunch?” Our party of 4...More

Thank Wyndee H
Reviewed 25 July 2016

While in the River Arts District of Asheville visiting the Odyssey Coop Gallery (must visit!), I stopped by for lunch at the Clingman Cafe and chose the El Cubano sandwich to enjoy outside. Great food and coffees and lots of art surrounds you if you...More

Thank davidaeeee
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We had coffee and breakfast sandwiches here. It is conveniently located near several of the art studios.

Thank sandic62
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We visit Clingman Cafe a few times each summer and things are definitely different this summer. The wonderful brownies are gone and, instead, I received an undercooked cookie. The menu is shorter and less creative than a year ago. We waited 20 minutes for our...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Stopped in for a tea and bagel and will go back for more! Friendly, welcoming staff, excellent bagels and pastries, muffins, etc.

Thank Sonia T
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 Clingman Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3294
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-253-2177
  • E-mail
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