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Fresh Wood Fired Pizza and Pasta

100 S Ridgeway Ave, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3511
+1 828-669-6999
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (44 reviews)
“salads” (52 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 S Ridgeway Ave, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3511
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I have eaten many times for dinner. The pizza is wonderful and made from hand tossed dough and fresh ingredients. Service has always been good.

Thank jjmec
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful, great ,super , tasty hand tossed wood fired pizza. The place was small enough to be cozy. Service was good, swift and friendly. Good beer choices Would definitely go back..

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we come to town this is one of our first tops always. Ingredients are fresh and the service is always great. We have had multiple items on the menu and all are amazing. They also have a great gluten free menu.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Actually we visited Fresh twice this week and on both visited were extremely pleased with our meals. Our second visit was with family including two children 5 & 7. It seems we all have favorite dishes now. At the top is the Chicken Piccata! Several...More

Thank mixaconsulting
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I'm always on the lookout for great wood-fired pizza. This place comes close with their crust, which is nicely bubbled and has a few charred spots, but it misses with the tomatoes/sauce, which seem fresh, but are not San Marzano tomatoes, like they use in...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The quality of the food is excellent at this small little brick oven restaurant. The freshness of the ingredients along with the made to order crust on the pizzas is a pleasant welcome to the area. The pastas and the sandwiches are also of equal...More

Thank Curtis W
Reviewed 24 March 2017

the owner now has an old Ford food truck complete with its own Italian wood fired pizza oven. this place is excellent but you have to watch when you visit or you'll be waiting for a table. Excellent fare.

Thank Stinky_Old_Goat
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Snowy cold evening, popped in and shared an excellent seafood pizza and lasagne between my partner and I. Fab house salad with great dressing, too much food so sadly left some. Great service, great good. Fab atmosphere even though it was midweek out of season...More

Thank Hilary M
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We've truly become pizza snobs since we first tasted Fresh Pizza not long after they opened. Fresh truly sets the standard for wood-fired pizza and high quality, gourmet toppings. My favorite is the Mediterranean with feta, olives, spinach, and pine nuts. My husband's fav is...More

Thank emkenelk
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped on way home from our Biltmore visit I had the Italian sub with pesto pasta salad, the girls and mom each had a pizza The had goat cheese with various additions All food was perfect service fast and friendly Nice to end the vacation...More

Thank SigEpBill
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Sandra M
Do you deliver?
2 January 2017|
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Response from skitr19 | Reviewed this property |
I don,t know, about delivery,. but there were people picking up carry out
Steve D
Do you have delivery?
7 May 2015|
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Response from HopeCattles | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Conrad. It is best eaten at the restaurant. The wood oven gives it a taste you want to enjoy immediately on site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Ridgeway Ave, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3511
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-6999
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