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The Yacht Club

) #222 of 585 Restaurants in Asheville €€ - €€€ American, ,
87 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3316
+1 828-255-2454
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good51%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“tater tots” (4 reviews)
“dive bar” (6 reviews)
“great drinks” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
87 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3316
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheap eats that were pretty good. Great bartenders, no waiting for drinks. Its gets busy in waves. We had some good bar seats and enjoyed the decorations and talking to others who happened into the bar area.

Thank chadb492
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

A great super chill bar. Good drafts and ciders. Bar tenders are nice and the people are laid back. Highly suggest it

Thank Ekgator
Reviewed 27 June 2017

A tiki bar in the middle of Asheville. It's small and old tiki looking and so much fun! You'll have to join the Yacht Club. $1 should do it. The Bar tenders make the best drinks and the staff, the people - locals and visitors...More

Thank DanaAndHim
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Decent bar food. Very eclectic clientele. Tater tots are very good! Can get crowded at night, especially on the weekends or if the weather is nice.

Thank Traveling_Ms_Mariah
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Totally unexpected. The name makes one think of a high society pretentious expensive hipster bar. On entering, staying and drinking it's clearly the opposite of pretentious. Wonderful place for drinks, great service. Quirky!

Thank H S
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Membership is $1.00. Great selection of beers. Friendly patrons and staff. Ordered chicken Ceasar wrap and a bowl of the vegan chili. Both were good plus must order the tater tots.

Thank grinch4
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The Yacht Club is now members only, but membership is free and worth the effort. The name is somewhat misleading...more like the Pirate club, as the decor is done in mid-century pirate. Drinks are great (get The Painkiller, complete with burning sugar cube) and the...More

Thank Lee J
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We loved the yacht club. Excellent people watching, friendly staff and entertaining decor around the bar. I love a good dive bar and we will return to the yacht club for sure! Maybe tonight 😊

Thank buckeyechic312
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Located off Pritchard Park in downtown Asheville, the Yacht Club caters to a very eclectic crowd. Their specialty drinks, especially when prepared by my favorite bartender in town, Sundance, are awesome. Don't be put off by the tattoos and loud music . . . this...More

Thank Bonnie C
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Love the Yacht Club, but it can get pretty crowded. Terrific cocktails in a very casual environment.

Thank localfoodluvr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3316
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-255-2454
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