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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant fries” (16 reviews)
“burgers” (27 reviews)
“pork loin” (3 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 11 May 2017 via mobile

I used to come here about once a month when traveling through town. I really liked their burgers and chose it over the many other delicious dining options in town. The last 2 visits though have been pretty bad. This last visit our service was...More

Thank jpharkey
Newton C, Owner at Black Mountain Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Thanks for the review, and a third chance!~ I have recently taken over operations and I am doing my best to coach the team in the right direction. Your comments are duly noted; if you wouldn't mind, specifics would be be greatly appreciated. I feel...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Driving through town we stopped at Black Mountain Ale House. What a find! Local beer, great burgers, delicious sweet potato fries, and five star fried green tomato appetizer. It was a hit with the whole group!

Thank LulieATL
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Even my husband loved them! Hamburger rocked, too. My daughter had the fish & chips which were delicious. Disappointed in the sangria .. kind of tasted like a 'bath bomb' smells...

Thank OBXGals
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great spot for food. My favorite is their burger!! Good selection of food items. Friendly service, full bar and live entertainment with an outdoor patio.

Thank gypsyiam
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Ale House while visiting Black Mountain for a concert. We were pleasantly surprised with it's overall ambiance, service, and delicious food and beverages. I had the fish and chips and the fish was prepared perfectly with a very light...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Black Mountain Ale House with our family for a late lunch. After a long hike, we were tired, hungry and thirsty. The food was great!! Service was great!! Beer and cocktail selection was awesome!! I tried a PB&J beer and it was just...More

Thank thelafones
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Met with new owner had had it 2 weeks, Pleasent bar with good wine menu , Wanted to have Chicken wings( advised the waitor that i was alergic to fish fish oil and see food) she came back to advise me that the chicken wings...More

Thank Philipwhitehead
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I have had 5 or 6 disappointments here. Mostly the wait staff not giving a hoot if the kitchen got your order right and then the manager not comping you entirely for the errors in the food. Got a nice burger last year and paid...More

Thank Stinky_Old_Goat
Newton C, Owner at Black Mountain Ale House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

4 words for you... new ownership; new management!~ Hope to see you soon! Newton C Owner Operator Black Mountain Ale House Newton@Blackmountainalehouse.com

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Ale House is known for their burgers, and that is often what my wife and I get, but their fish and chips are also fantastic. The fish is crispy without being greasy. Fries are also great, as are there eggplant fries. Many taps round out...More

Thank Pantherfanjml
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The Ale House offers a variety of American food, beer, and mixed drinks. Recommend the Ale House as a nice atmosphere.

Thank Sam H
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Jackie W
22 April 2017|
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As long as they are friendly!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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