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Laughing Seed Cafe

) #39 of 582 Restaurants in Asheville €€ - €€€ International, , Healthy
40 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
+1 828-252-3445
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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40 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I have eaten at the Laughing Seed 4 or 5 times and have always enjoyed our food. The Jalapeno onion fries are something we always order. Our favorites are the Reuben and Cuban sandwiches. We also like the Harmony Bowl, South by...More

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Seemed to have quality ingredients and innovative foods, but somewhat underwhelming in flavor (lost a star for that). Maybe we picked the wrong dishes. A little overpriced. Service was very good. We are life-long vegetarians, and ate here specifically because of that. The Blackberry-Ginger-Mint Lemonade...More

Thank MiteshP
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband & I ate here two nights in a row-I would go for three if staying here.Chefs make magic flavor blends.Food is fresh & delicious.Highly recommend the cauliflower crust pizza-had both nights.Toppings change each night.The texture & toppings scrumptious.Tonight's had arugula,goat cheese,strawberry,apple & almonds.The...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on a side street in Asheville this cafe turned out to be a great find. Atmosphere is wonderful, well decorated and comfortable dining areas with lots of light. Outdoor seating in front is very nice too. It is a vegetarian restaurant that has options...More

Thank Hoach
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been dining at Laughing Seed for years and it never disappoints. Yummy food, great desserts and drinks, outstanding service

Thank stebbed2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant does not disappoint. We are not vegetarians, but the chef takes such great care in preparing the ingredients, that you don't even notice the lack of meat. You can tell that someone puts a lot of thought into the menu and bringing together...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone in our party of vegans, vegetarians, and regular food eaters loved their meals. The presentation was very pleasing, and the food was fresh and well prepared. Our server was professional and personable, and the decor was attractive. We'd go back if we all didn't...More

Thank Smoenk
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always appreciate a good vegetarian restaurant. This one has been around for years. This was my third visit in about the last 20 years, and I will go there every time I'm in Asheville. We had great dinners.

Thank CharlottesvilleVA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Lots of vegan options. The service was super efficient and friendly. Food was amazing! I was a solo diner and had no wait time. Highly recommend.

Thank Chrisy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are not vegetarians, just wanted to try this place. We were very happy with the food and service. Good food and very friendly staff...

Thank 125georged
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-3445
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The Laughing Seed Cafe is Asheville's original downtown vegetarian restaurant. We've provided the finest organic, local, and farm-to-table vegetarian cuisine with an international flair for twenty years and counting.
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