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Bourbon Barrel Beef & Ale

454 Hazelwood Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-1946
+1 828-452-9191
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 8 min
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
454 Hazelwood Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-1946
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Being back in Waynesville we had to visit the Bourbon Barrel Beef & Ale. And we were not disappointed! Arriving just in time before there was a wait we enjoyed an attentive and friendly service, the food was very good - we had a very...More

Thank arnowh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service! Excellent food at lunch or dinner. Varied menu. Very healthy food. Fresh, prepared as you wait. Decor is unique for area. I like it. Steaks are well prepared and served as requested. Try it. I don't believe you will be disappointed. The Hazelwood...More

1  Thank Shirley1940
Reviewed 1 week ago

The noise and business were a bit much but it was a friday evening and ..well it was good food and staff were attentive. Our group had a relaxing meal and the staff were definatly ready to leave but their intnet was subtle and nobody...More

1  Thank finelaub
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The artichoke dip is to die for. The salads are also incredible. Steak is terrific, and of course the selection of Bourbons are excellent.

1  Thank Rick U
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This hidden gem on Hazelwood Avenue offers standard fare with a gourmet flair. I love a good BLT and this restaurant makes one with a fried green tomato in it that was marvelous! The homemade chips (crisps) had a hint of savory spice as well....More

1  Thank Joni M F
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We had the steak medallions. The place is small, but the food and the service are great. This was our second visit, and we'll definitely be back!

1  Thank Mike K
Reviewed 6 December 2017

My husband & I called ahead the previous day for dinner reservations around 5:30 pm. When we arrived at the restaurant, it was not busy at all! We were seated by our server, Taylor to a private table at the front window overlooking the street...More

1  Thank CarolinaNurse323
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Bourbon ribeye, horseradish potatoes, both good, but nothing particularly special. I had a ceasar salad which was a wedge type salad was good, but drowned in dressing. It did have homemade croutons and a good amount of fresh parmesan. Husband had same entrée but the...More

1  Thank Camille J
Reviewed 15 November 2017

First night in Waynesville we had reservations at the Bourbon Barrel and it did not disappoint. Although it is small and the tables are very close together, the quality of the food and selection of bourbons, wines and other beverages will soon have forgetting you...More

1  Thank Eric G
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Wife and I arrived late expecting to settle for a fast food burger but found the BBB & Ale. Great beer selection, food very tasty with a presentation resembling what I get on the West Coast or 4* plus restaurants. The owner seemed to know...More

1  Thank Jimadar
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Response from A O | Property representative |
TA does not connect to our menu for whatever reason, but it will connect directly to our website. There will you find the menus. Thanks!
3 January 2017|
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Hey there, Visit our website. Both menus are there. I don't have control over trip advisor connecting to our page. Frustrating. Thanks! ARO
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Ashley Owens. Contact me anytime :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 454 Hazelwood Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-1946
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-452-9191
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We serve regionally raised antibiotic and hormone-free beef, pork, and chicken. Many of our seasonal vegetables come from local farms,and our fresh fish (never frozen) is harvested from sustainable fisheries. Everything at the Bourbon Barrel is made from scratch.
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