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5 Walnut Wine Bar

$$ - $$$,
5 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC
+1 828-253-2593
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cheese plate” (8 reviews)
“pretzels” (3 reviews)
“great wine” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Wine Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC
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1 - 10 of 152 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great vibe, great service, great selection. Local beer and wine from around the world. I had a $10 Cab Franc from France which was excellent. Husband had the Brevard Pilsner and enjoyed it. Didn’t have any food but want to go back and try the...More

Thank Suewilli
Reviewed April 2, 2018

We love to go here and split a bottle of wine and people/ dog watch. You must go next door to the cheese bar and get some meat and cheese. Everyone is very friendly and knowledgeable about wine.

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed March 26, 2018

We happened upon this place while they had live music - Friday night. Not sure if that's every night. Great wine selection and awesome atmosphere.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Stopped in for a glass of wine while exploring. There were only a few other customers when we arrived. Staff was excellent in helping us select a wine. A 3 piece band was just setting up. Thinking a band in a small location was going...More

Thank luvs-tn
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Elbow room only here ...music is amazing lots of locals on Wed. nights ... come dance with us ... standing room outside along the walkway with a window so you can enjoy the vibe ...

Thank Anna R
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We just left 5 Walnut Wine Bar and we lived for it. We couldn’t find a non-pretentious or non-towney spot in Asheville until we walked into 5 Walnut. The best part of the bar (and of the entire town of Asheville) is Tony. He was...More

Thank AleHuhn
Reviewed February 10, 2018

A really great place for good drinks and music, before or after dinner! Convenient location in the middle of downtown, and no reservations required.

Thank johnmU3822KX
Reviewed November 16, 2017

This is a fun little place to come and have some wine and they have little cheese plates to choose from as well. It's open street view is fun for people watching.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Our hosts recommended we stop in and we were so happy we did. The live band was excellent and the atmosphere intimate with a fun feeling. The place was filled with lots of local and visiting folks having a great time dancing and enjoying the...More

Thank MrTrips2014
Reviewed October 23, 2017

We went here on the advice of friends who thought we should experience it. It's noisy, but fun. There were at least two bachelorette parties present, each trying to be louder than the other. The wine is a good value and the cheese was excellent....More

Thank reeves37205
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Wine Bar
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
2:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
2:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
2:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
2:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
2:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday
2:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-253-2593
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