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Mayfel's

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Downtown Asheville
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22 College St, Asheville, NC 28801-2803
+1 828-252-8840
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10:00 - 22:00
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Mon 10:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 10:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 22:00
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great coffee and tasty omelets and scramblers. Fresh, fresh, fresh! We enjoyed outdoor seating, good service too!

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Thank LoriKayP
High Point, North Carolina
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This was a short walk from our hotel. I had the crawfish omelette and a biscuit. The omelette was good (not the best I have ever had ) I enjoyed the biscuit and jam. I would go there if I was in downtown.

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Thank dean G
Miami, Florida
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

It was a rainy morning with our English Bulldog, and looking for a place to enjoy breakfast. We happened upon a Louisiana gem. Wow what a dog friendly warm surprise! Service was fantastic, even for our Bully! Try yourself this special Bloody Mary, and defiantly have the Eggs Benedict, crispy English muffin with perfectly cooked eggs and ham to die... More 

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Thank GassonG
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

This restaurant started from a Louisiana lady who took her cooking seriously. Get the shrimp po'boy! Funky atmosphere and seating inside the restaurant or on the covered porch or back alley open alcove. A trip to Asheville is not complete without a stop at Mayfel's for breakfast, lunch, or supper.

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Thank Rheadaria
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88 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I went here because it seemed I could get in and out quickly. There were a couple other places I wanted to try nearby, but they were busier. I was not disappointed. Everything I had was good and the service was very good. I had the chicken biscuit and the tomato soup. Recommend both.

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Thank Ron E
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

My husband and I went here for breakfast and were overwhelmed with how yummy it was! Awesome flavor, out of the ordinary breakfast menu, allowed us to venture and try new things we would never have before. Atmosphere is cozy and an adorable spot. We will definitely go back if we visit Asheville again!

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Thank Bmiarmygirl
thegimp1986
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Found this place on accident as our first option was too crowded and was so happy it worked out this way. Everyone enjoyed the great New Orleans style food, atmosphere and reasonable prices. Would def go back

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Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere, food, service and especially the Bloody Mary bar are well worth the wait. The hostess was very personable and efficient ~ our server was very knowledgeable of the menu and kind ~ I shared a sandwich with my daughter ~ the muffalatta (sp?) ~ they brought an extra plate and did not make us feel bad ~ my... More 

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Connecticut
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85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We went for dinner at 7:30 and had to wait about 30 minutes to be seated as inside is pretty small. I would suggest going earlier in the evening. However, the location is great and the food was very good. I had jambalaya which was spicier than I was ready for, despite the fair warning from the waitress. Save your... More 

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Prospect Park, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This place was cozy and stood out among several fine dining establishments. They are very adamant about their RC Cola, which is good. The burgers are on point, as was the lobster omelette(which I couldn't picture at first, kinda felt like a taboo relationship among the good groups). The cat fish was also good. Try their Banana Pudding and you... More 

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Thank Ron E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 College St, Asheville, NC 28801-2803
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-8840
Description
Serving traditional Louisiana and Southern cuisine in the heart of downtown Asheville for over 13 years. Offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner 5 days a week. Enjoy a made-from-scratch meal in our eclectic, lively dining room, our patio overlooking Pritchard Park, or our seasonal courtyard, one of Asheville's best kept secrets. We also offer beer, wine, and cocktails. And feel free to bring the pooch along!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?