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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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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went to Market Place on Sunday evening. It had been over a year since our last visit. Don’t know why we go so infrequently. Started with a couple cocktails and chatting, without being rushed. Had the gazpacho, which was outstanding. Just so, so delicious. Wife...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We happened about this place in our search for a brunch place. We had a very yummy brunch. The food was fresh and hot and tasted very good. The mimosa was good as well. The only issue was My friend had the coffee and said...More

Thank Katelyn C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great Sunday brunch at the Market Place. Another restaurant that uses local farms and markets. The bacon was out of this world. My poached eggs were perfect and my wife had scallops. We had my birthday brunch there and we had six...More

Thank motownfoodmonkey
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Market Place on the recommendation of the front desk of our hotel. They didn’t steer us wrong. The dishes were unique and very good. The manager came and checked on us. He was very personable and truly interested in our experience. We...More

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried this restaurant on a whim and are so glad we did. The atmosphere is beautiful, the service was wonderful, and our food was fantastic. We love trying unique and new things, and you can definitely do this here! Can't wait to visit again!

1  Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We heard Asheville was know for its food. When My daughter and I searched for a farm to table restaurant that truly provides foods of the season and area, I was beyond impressed. We stayed in the appetizer category because there were so many, many...More

1  Thank catherine j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This spot gets rave reviews for dinner but brunch is the hidden gem. Only Saturday and Sunday. First of all the service was awesome! It seemed the servers worked in pairs. It was a seamless and well-timed system and they were just perfectly orchestrated together....More

2  Thank Navyspouse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined on a quiet Wednesday evening and were blown away by the professional and attentive service as well as the amazing, flavorful food. Our waiter offered excellent suggestions, respected our request for a slow paced evening, and made us feel welcomed. The creative cocktail...More

2  Thank NEhiker64
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family had a weekend reunion in Asheville, and we wanted a good restaurant in which to have a good dinner together. From searching TA, we settled on The Market Place. The reviews were outstanding, and the chef had been nominated for a James Beard...More

2  Thank happyretireds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hidden gem has been an AVL institution for almost 40 years. We had a great time. The food is amazing and they have a great wine and cocktail list. This is a local staple. Enjoy!

2  Thank silastepe
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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
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
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.
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