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Black Mountain Ale House

$$ - $$$, , American
117 Cherry St Ste C, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3457
+1 828-669-9090
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“wings” (20 reviews)
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Contemporary, Gastropub, American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
117 Cherry St Ste C, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3457
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My gf and I came in for a beer during the Sourwood Festival, and it was just what we were looking for. Friendly folks at the bar and a nice bartender. Good pub food as well, we enjoyed our sandwiches. We'll return the next time...More

Thank Vincent R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a fun time at Trivia Night although the service was very slow with so many folks there. Took an hour for meals to arrive but that was okay as we were there to play trivia. I enjoyed some cold Highland beers that were cheaper...More

Thank sunnydayColumbiaSc
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Service and atmosphere very good. We had 5 in our party. Everything was great with exception to the dry rub wings. They were not good. Way to much dry rub and the rub was very bland. Other than that, shrimp tacos, burgers, and fish n...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We like to come to Black Mountain Ale House on Thursday nights to hear the Big Deal Band. The food is always good, and the great music makes it even more fun! We usually dine inside, but outside looks nice too. Dogs are welcome on...More

1  Thank Alison C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Going down in the basement and seeing the brick walls, it reminded me of the beatnik days. I guess I'm showing my age. My husband and I sat at the bar. It was a Tuesday night. My husband liked the beer, but for me they...More

Thank lulubelle652
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I went there for a beer and some appetizers. They allowed me to sample any of the beers I asked about before I ordered and were greatly hospitable about the way they go about it. I recommend the Dirty Blonde Ale - so good. The...More

Thank pjmprz
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Service and food are wonderful, with nice mountain views when seated on the patio. I love the blue crab quesadilla, and the burgers are also outstanding. One of our faves in Black Mountain!

Thank shawks06
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The service was outstanding. The waitress was fast with the drink refills and brought the food out as soon as it was ready. Sitting out on the patio is a good option, because your able to look at the Mountain and enjoy the scenery. The...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Located down a flight of stairs, this awesome hidden place is great! It was close to closing time but the server saw how much we wanted to eat there and had us seated and served which was so great of her! Thy have a gourmet...More

Thank Katina C
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We always have good meals at the Ale House. This time we visited ins Monday with their $7 burger night. Burgers were delicious and cooked to order. Plus they have a good selection of craft beers. Good wines too. New management is working on food...More

Thank mixaconsulting
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Jackie W
22 April 2017|
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Response from BlkMtnAleHouse | Property representative |
As long as they are friendly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Contemporary, Gastropub, American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Cherry St Ste C, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3457
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-9090
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