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Plant Vegan Restaurant

165 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-1827
+1 828-258-7500
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-1827
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So delicious. Peaceful ambiance. The bimbimbop bowl was amazing. Best all vegan food in Asheville. Nothing makes me happier than having a full menu of vegan dishes

Thank Maddie M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I were visiting from Orlando and came across this restaurant through happy cow. We don't really have a place exactly like this in Orlando (upscale/formal vegan) so it was a real pleasure. We went all out with appetizers, main courses, desert, wine...More

Thank Aubrey H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was such a great restaurant! We came to Asheville primarily to try this restaurant as I've read it is one of the top ten plant-based restaurants in the country. Well, it exceeded our expectations! We tried three appetizers; the cheese plate (surprisingly awesome), the...More

Thank 1buckley
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a favorite stop of mine when in Asheville. The food is always delicious and presented beautifully. The wait staff is friendly, knowledgeable, and accommodating. I have Celiac disease and ask questions and they always happily (and truthfully) answer questions about ingredients. I always...More

Thank Vegansince2009
Reviewed 5 days ago

We celebrated our silver anniversary by treating ourselves to one of the most delectable meals ever here! The combinations of ingredients, spices, and flavors was like a taste explosion in our mouths, and the chocolate cake dessert was out of this world! The ambiance is...More

Thank G1576JEstevenr
Reviewed 1 week ago

For some reason, when a friend picked this place out, I was afraid there wouldn't be enough menu options for the majority of our group (who aren't veg). But everyone was stuffed and loved their meals! My boyfriend and I split the maitaki mushrooms, the...More

Thank Erin F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely stellar restaurant that never disappoints! Amazing dishes and personable staff. Every time we are in town, we eat here as many times as we can fit into our schedule. Don't miss this one.

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't been here before and have lived here in Asheville a long time. Regret! It's amazing! Everything I ate was like a food explosion of flavor in my mouth, it's insane! How do they do it? Should get a Michelin star. Non dairy place, home...More

Thank golden c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a vegan restaurant but they do use oil. So if you're a no-oil vegan, you may want to call in advance. We had the lasagna and portobello mushroom entrées. Very good. Don't skip the dessert. They're all excellent and worth the trip. Service...More

Thank DanaAndHim
Reviewed 16 June 2017

If you could eat like this everyday you would never miss meat... Great place great food and service. The roasted Beets were amazx=ing

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Rita W
25 July 2015|
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Response from mas4444 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are plenty of gluten-free options on the menu. The items that are or can be made gluten-free are marked on the menu with an asterisk.
31 January 2015|
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Response from Vittoria M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Risotto is usually a safe bet. I'm a vegetarian who absolutely hates tempeh but the walnut crusted dish is delicious. Your wife is lucky to be married to a vegetolerant guy like you!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
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17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-1827
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-258-7500
Plant serves innovative, organic plant-based cuisine, local brews, craft cocktails, and biodynamic wines in a modern inviting setting.
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