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West First

101 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
+1 828-693-1080
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (412 reviews)
“salad” (159 reviews)
“meatballs” (22 reviews)
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Italian, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our family of 8 (6 adults, 2 young children) visited recently on a Monday evening during a getaway to Hendersonville. We were greeted quickly and politely by all the staff, who took great care of us throughout the evening. We enjoyed a variety of pizzas,...More

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came for an early lunch. A very rainy day did not stop the restaurant from filling up. We ordered a Roasted Salmon Pizza.....so delicious, there was nothing left! It is made with roasted salmon, mozzarella, spinach, artichoke hearts, red onion, goat...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Vacation stop with friends. Great atmosphere with exposed brick walls. Nice selection of pizzas, our group had 2 custom topping choices which were both great. Also good soup, salad selection. Extremely reasonable price for big portions. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank rebecca d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here with the wives Parents and our kids. The staff was very nice and even our 2 year old loved Lilly. The pizza was wood fired and the special of the day had scallops and other items on it that was just outstanding....More

Thank n8dagr8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for a light dinner after our work day and went to this restaurant. The atmosphere was beautiful and casual. We sat in the main dining area where we had great service. There was a reasonable wine and local beer menu. The general...More

Thank cpreef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great wood fired pizza, atmosphere and staff! A little pricy but we'll worth the money, as the flavor cannot be beat.

Thank lisacF9577XF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always great food - pizza from wood fired oven is their build your own or try one of the special pizzas on the menu. Also great pastas. Really like that they offer a half size salad - perfect amount with a pizza.

Thank Dennis F
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Went there while visiting family. Great ambience during midweek lunch rush. Dined on the covered outdoor area which has heat lamps. Items well prepared and delicious!

Thank V G
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We both have been here multiple times and have tried and array of fantastic dishes from apps to desserts. We must say our favorite is the West First Meatballs dinner. Simply amazing. Our server, always upon request, Lilly, is phenomenal. Beautiful atmosphere inside, and even...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Can see why such highly rated. We went with our family who are locals. Large salads are good for two, we also shared 13 inch mushroom pizza. Fresh tomato flavor and excellent thin crust. Cheese and mushrooms blended nicely. You have full control of sauce...More

Thank James W
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19 June 2017|
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Response from Ron K | Reviewed this property |
No, I'm certain that it is first come, first seated.
Rita M
3 March 2016|
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Response from ncnativeazalea | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either. Please call them.
Carol R
19 December 2015|
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Response from E K | Reviewed this property |
Oh, yes! It has a full service bar. And there are tons of craft breweries in the area. Also, the Poe House is right upstairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hendersonville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-693-1080
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