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Jack of the Wood

Open Now: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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Brew pub

Great casual atmosphere, patrons ranged from singles to larger groups. Different type of music... read more

Reviewed today
Saint Clair, Michigan
Great food, great staff, disappointing Irish session

We have been in a few times now. We went this afternoon specifically for the Irish... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Anderson, South Carolina
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Asheville NC's best social gathering spot! Featuring great Irish food items such as bangers and mash, Irish stew, fish and chips along with 18 rotating taps and one cask tap. We feature a large selection of local brews and have a full liquor bar.
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95 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3316
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Reviewed today

Great casual atmosphere, patrons ranged from singles to larger groups. Different type of music every evening. Bluegrass the night we were there. Food was very good, menu offered a few not run of the mill options. Would definitely return.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cindyak60
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We have been in a few times now. We went this afternoon specifically for the Irish Session/Jam. Today was the first time we had food. I was pleasantly surprised by how tasty it was. The bar staff were super nice and genuinely pleasant. The “Session”...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

$5 cover for the band. The food was very yummy which was a surprise. The bands came on late but they have music every single night! Yay!!!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank katrinangel2
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Live bluegrass music on Wednesday nights where the local artists pop in to play. Great draft selection and a nice pub menu. Great stop in a hip fun area of town!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ashley N
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

While this is really an Irish pub, it’s not the usual. The lighting is perfect, and it’s cozy just like the real thing in Ireland. Everyone is really friendly. While we didn’t eat (we were between meal times, but the menu looked good and locally...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jill P
Reviewed August 4, 2017

We went twice to the Jack. It's a great bar with excellent staff especially the girl who had lived in Spain for some time. Food was good and the live music brilliant

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank stevemNewcastle
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Not a very friendly staff! We were downtown and looking for a dive. This place was it. They had some locals playing Irish music (it was pretty cool). We ordered a scotch egg and a couple of beers. I have to say it was different,...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank busterbugs22
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

The Guinness stew is a filling and satisfying lunch, chucky veggies and mashed potatoes, on a cold winter day... paired with a local beer it is the best : )

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Carrie M
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

We visited this place Thursday night after an event. We had great martinis & beer. Great selection of liquor & beer. Food was pub style and good. There was a 4 piece string band of young men, who were awesome. They look like they just...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank LynnLJ2014
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

We went here on a Thursday. There was live blue Grass and the band was terrific. We had the vision nachos which were quite good. Great beer selection on draught and good bar tenders. Go on Thursday and enjoy.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Paul O
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