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The Market Place Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, International,
20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
+1 828-252-4162
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
17:00 - 22:30 Hours
American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner. It was flavorful with incredible mixes of spices. The wait staff (Stephanie) knew her menu! We ordered 2 small plates apiece. The strawberry goat cheese salad and the roasted asparagus were incredible and we would order again. The scallops were spicy...More

Thank CoolAuntBirminghamAL
Reviewed 6 days ago

Don't let anyone fool you. If the restaurant doesn't have great food, beautifully presented, a decent wine list, has great service and the place reeks of ambiance supported by lovely colors, wonderful materials, comfortable seating and original art. don't bother wasting your money. But, you...More

Thank craggygardens
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A really great meal. The special was very good and we all shared it. Two of us had the scallops, one had the mussels and the other had the Mac and cheese. All were from the small plate menu and excellent. Service and atmosphere are...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with 4 friends...delightful surprise. The place was low key, easy to talk to each other, great service. The food was excellent, very fresh and hyper local. Highly recommend!

1  Thank Luckydog1Boston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If the weather permits, this is a great place to eat outside. The food was eclectic and beautifully prepared. Service was excellent and not rushed. I would go back if I live there.

1  Thank cwill6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My colleague suggested this place for dinner. It is located in a cute, downtown business area with great restaurants and shops. Not overly crowded, but we did make a reservation. Great service and great recommendations from the server. We ordered several small plates to share,...More

1  Thank Keel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to many of the fine dining places in AVL, and TMPR is among the best. The food is exquisite and in my opinion superior to The Admiral. Why the latter is #11 on tripadvisor and the former is #39 befuddles me since TMPR...More

2  Thank Todd S
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I just ate here while visiting from out of town. We chose this restaurant because they specialize in locally sourced food. We had brazed rabbit to start. I had quail, my wife had a pasta dish with lamb. We also had dessert....More

1  Thank Shaun O
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We ate here with our kids (9, 7, 5) on a trip to Asheville and were slightly worried because the reviews said it wasn't good for kids...but our kids know their way around a charcuterie platter. We decided to chance it and we are so...More

1  Thank TheFoxAndTheBee
Reviewed 9 April 2018

My wife and I had reservations on a Friday at 615p and got in on time. The waiter was very polite, we ordered appetizers and let the waiter recommend the wine for us as we ordered duck and quail. After 20 minutes, no appetizer and...More

Thank TNDauksch
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7 August 2017|
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Response from Justin S | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello and thank you for your inquiry. We do recommend reservations at The Market Place which can be made online, by telephone or through the Open Table website. We look forward to hosting you. Have a great day.
24 April 2017|
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Response from CreateConnects | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is plenty of suitable seating, especially outside, but do let the staff know when you make your reservation so they can seat you away from the live music or loud groups.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
    (Battery Park)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4162
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of downtown Asheville, The Market Place Restaurant specializes in handcrafted cuisine from seasonal, local ingredients, many of which come from within a 100 mile radius of Asheville. Bringing you the local harvest since 1979. Serving Dinner from 5:30pm, 7 days a week in our newly renovated restaurant. Brunch from 10:30am - 2:30pm on Saturdays & Sundays. Our classic American lounge serves local brews and handmade cocktails and is open until.
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