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Universal Joint

) #148 of 572 Restaurants in Asheville €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
784 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3137
+1 828-505-7262
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tater tots” (21 reviews)
“burger” (50 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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784 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3137
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They refused to boil hot water for tea and were unpleasant . The burgers were fine but the attitude bad

Thank kevindoylejones
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Tots and falafel were exceptional! Would also recommend house fry appetizer made with tots instead. Everyone seemed to enjoy their burgers as well. Good beer menu. Very filling and food made to order. Atmosphere was more bar -like but appropriate for kids (or dogs!) at...More

Thank LLK7
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to have lunch & enjoy a Bloody Mary or beer! The burgers are on point. Cheese curds are delicious! Indoor/outdoor seating. Kid & doggie friendly!

Thank MasonTravels
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Downtown was so crowded we could not find a parking place. Went to West Asheville. and this place seemed to have a crowd, good sign. I had the gyro and my husband had a bacon cheese burger. Both were excellent. The gyro came with parmesan...More

Thank vacation714
Reviewed 21 February 2017

eaten here many times. Most of the time it is an after church treat. The food and service are wonderful. Never been disappointed.

Thank David S
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Great setting, food is good and beer selection is good too! Love the outdoor seating and people watching. Service is hit or miss but we'll be back for sure.

Thank Joe D
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We live in Asheville and this is one of our go-to weekend take-out restaurants. We also like to dine in if we want a good casual meal. If the weather is nice, it's great to sit outside. Great local beer menu. Our favorites menu items--fish...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Saw this cute restaurant while visiting West Asheville. Decided to stop and have lunch. Inside as well as outside seating available. Sat outside and enjoyed people watching as well as our food. Had Bison burger, which was good, along with a side of tater tots,...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I love this place! It's relaxed, friendly, and offers great food and drink, with a distinctive Asheville ambiance. This place is a favorite of local folks, and its a great place for a relaxed lunch or supper with friends. The menu offers Pub fare and...More

Thank darling_gardner
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place always seems popular so we gave it a try. Located in West Asheville, the building is an old gas station, rustically remodeled into a popular meeting place for locals. There was a great menu of appetizers, sandwiches, salads, soups, and sides. We chose...More

Thank rscoapy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 784 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3137
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-505-7262
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