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The Market Place Restaurant

20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
+1 828-252-4162
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (49 reviews)
“pappardelle” (34 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (30 reviews)
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American, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The front entrance to this restaurant is very small but when you get inside it opens up to a very beautiful space. The service was great with a recommendation for a mushroom appetizer that the waiter said we should share. He was right. It would...More

Thank skyhawk13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

M wife and I and two close friends ate at Market Place for our wedding anniversary. We wanted to experience a true locally sourced restaurant. Our expectations were accurately met with a completely satisfying dining experience! The place is tucked away on a quaint street...More

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday night dinner and we loved it - very interesting menu, great service. Our server was friendly and attentive, really professional. Loved the food and though not cheap, certainly worth it.

Thank BethWeber
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I wanted try some local fare while on our anniversary trip and we heard only great things about The Market Place Restaurant. Everything was delicious! The vibe of the restaurant is cool, trendy, while still being laid back. The food is locally...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though i didn't eat a full meal i enjoyed all of my food and my friends. It was very tasty with lots of flavor, which i was not expecting. I will definitely be visiting again on my next trip to Asheville.

1  Thank LaFletch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prices were mid range but the quality and service were way better! SUCH an interesting menu! But it was limited so I had a main course of cauliflower and quinoa even though I'm not a vegetarian! Was delicious. There were 6 of us --...More

1  Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten at "The Market Place Restaurant" a few times and have not been disappointed. I made reservations on open table a few weeks ago for table of 5. I arrived and was seated promptly. What a great dinner. Everyone enjoyed their selections of...More

1  Thank 543dannyw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Market Place Restaurant was outstanding. Our table of 5 was guided by a friendly and helpful waitress as we ordered small and large plates. We ordered, shared, and loved these small plates: edamame, everything seed bread, truffle fries, and two orders of the organic...More

1  Thank tantetravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting from coastal NC and driving through Asheville and wanted a great dinner. I searched online and found The Market Place. It was early, 5:30, which was fine with us as we had another hour drive to the house we rented for the...More

1  Thank Paula P
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went for dinner Friday nite based upon the reviews online but we were disappointed. Service was slow with a lot of empty tables at 6:15. I ordered PEI Mussels and truffle fries, and my wife had brook trout over lentils &...More

Thank Michael G
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6 August 2017|
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Response from Justin S | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello and thank you for your inquiry. We do recommend reservations at The Market Place which can be made online, by telephone or through the Open Table website. We look forward to hosting you. Have a great day.
23 April 2017|
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Response from CreateConnects | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is plenty of suitable seating, especially outside, but do let the staff know when you make your reservation so they can seat you away from the live music or loud groups.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
    (Battery Park)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4162
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Located in the heart of downtown Asheville, The Market Place Restaurant specializes in handcrafted cuisine from seasonal, local ingredients, many of which come from within a 100 mile radius of Asheville. Bringing you the local harvest since 1979. Serving Dinner from 5:30pm, 7 days a week in our newly renovated restaurant. Brunch from 10:30am - 2:30pm on Saturdays & Sundays. Our classic American lounge serves local brews and handmade cocktails and is open until.
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