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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (61 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (44 reviews)
“pappardelle” (37 reviews)
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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 today

Went here the other night for dinner. Have not been at The Marketplace for about a year. They have redone the decor and made it a more intimate and warm dining room. Our waiter was a pleasure to talk to and was very knowledgeable about...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Art H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for our New Year's Eve dinner and ended up ringing in the new year here. The service was outstanding and the house made cheese they include in their cheese board could have been my favorite part of the meal. Everything is locally...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Yolalindsay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great experience at this restaurant. We were seated upstairs, and enjoyed the great ambience and service. Our waiter was knowledgeable about the food and drinks and made great suggestions. The chef turned the scallops appetizer into a meal for me and paired...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 872jennifera
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wait staff was awesome! Had the pappardelle and the quail. Both prepared exquisitely! The custom and traditional cocktails were on point!!!! Very affordably priced for the quality and portion sizes. Definitely have to make a return trip!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gvegaspirate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very cozy decor multiple seating outside downstairs and up. The chef “Rising Star” William Dissen prepared a visual master piece, highly recommend the Pan Roasted Sea Scallops it had just the right mix of jalapeño and Smoked cheddar grits. Keep in mind when they say...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GassonG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, outstanding service and live music. My wife and I attended a private event here upstairs and we could not have been more pleased with the service and the food. We had mountain trout followed by creme brûlée and a delicious chocolate brownie. Our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Quonmisc
Reviewed 6 December 2018

This place is mainly one for dinner, and reservations are probably a good idea because it fills up fast, and dinner isn't rushed. The food is great, wine choices are good, and the service is careful but unobtrusive. We will definitely return here when we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank delawaredad
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Our food was very good, service was impeccable. I ordered the pumpkin soup (9$) it was about 8oz. Followed with a large plate of beet goat cheese ravioli and root veg salad 19$ (pictured below.) I thought the portion sizes were very small for the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank augustamom
Reviewed 11 November 2018

Stopped in for a business dinner after being referred by a colleague. The atmosphere was very nice and we found it easy to converse without feeling like nearby people were listening in. The menu offered a varied selection. My dinner partner had steak and I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Food was very good, staff were very attentive. Situated in a quiet street, very clean and comfortable.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank H2510XAmikem
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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
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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