We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Plant Vegan Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
165 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-1827
+1 828-258-7500
Website
Today
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

592 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 592: English reviews
Level Contributor
25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Do not hesitate. This place is amazing and every single time I go I am mind blown at how delicious and healthy the food is. The atmosphere has a great vibration and if you are a foodie this place is a MUST!

Helpful?
Thank Mindy S
Asheville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Very fresh food, lovely small venue easy parking and good service though too few options for gluten free and soy free dining.

Helpful?
Thank Peaceful13
Asheville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I'm so happy to live in a place that has so many good restaurants. Plant is among my top 5 faves. The food is always excellent, the service is always very good, and the ambience is equally fine. The tamales are wonderful. The desserts are out of this world. I don't know how they make vegan food taste so wonderful.... More 

Helpful?
Thank aureleah1
NC
Level Contributor
218 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

As a vegetarian, Asheville offers a few great spots for good food. This establishment is among the best. Not only is the service and ambiance too-notch, but the food is simply superb!

Helpful?
Thank MBFNCNative
1 review
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

My sister took me here on my recent visit to Asheville. I was surprised when she said we need a reservation, I thought to myself when I saw the restaurant, why would you need reservations, cause I wasn't impressed. To my surprise the Food and drinks were excellent. That sums it up, I have no complaints at all about the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Patti S
Level Contributor
120 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

What a night , booked , made early reservation for 8 , just the right time. Started with a carrot beginner , the appetizers, a wonder pasta salad with watercress, WHAT A MEAL! The main course was incredible and dessert ... Oh my what a wonderful lingering taste of chocolate and the beet ,remarkable! The flavors are unbelievable, and you... More 

Helpful?
Thank cjb9x
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Over the past 20 years, Asheville has become a 'foodie' town. Restaurants and ideas come and go, but there are ~10 'must eat' places to take out-of-town visitors. However, when we go out to eat for a special event or quiet evening out, we often choose PLANT because the food is simply SUPERB! Whether it is the specialty drink menu,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Patrick H
Asheville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a vegetarian paradise. The desserts are healthy too. A little on the high end on pricing but a nice place to enjoy a special night out.

Helpful?
Thank Hephizibah19
Asheville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
208 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

All of their offerings are vegetarian and taste fantastic. Desserts are also to be desired. Overall a great eating experience for us vegetarians!

Helpful?
Thank jimmcma
WASHINGTON
Level Contributor
40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant while on a weekend vacation in Asheville and my boyfriend and I were very impressed. We recently became vegans, and haven't been to many vegans restaurants but the food in this place was both filling, and very delicious. We started off with the Brussels sprouts and the grilled beets. Both were amazing. Second course was the portobello... More 

Helpful?
Thank chcmvrck

Travellers who viewed Plant Vegan Restaurant also viewed

Asheville, North Carolina Mountains
Asheville, North Carolina Mountains
 
Asheville, North Carolina Mountains
Asheville, North Carolina Mountains
 

Been to Plant Vegan Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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
Description
Plant serves innovative, organic plant-based cuisine, local brews, craft cocktails, and biodynamic wines in a modern inviting setting.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Plant Vegan Restaurant and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Lynchburg, Virginia
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Plant Vegan Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?