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Salsa Mexican Caribbean Restaurant

6 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3302
+1 828-252-9805
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“salsa sampler” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3302
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Reviewed today via mobile

I had an amazing salad at Salsa with a variety of grilled vegetables and topped with chicken. Enough for two people And then the hibiscus ginger tea very good!

Thank April B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family of four enjoyed this small but lovely restaurant. The dishes were huge, so recommend sharing because we couldn’t finish it all. The menu was different from your run of the mill Mexican restaurant. We enjoyed the creative menu and many of the new...More

Thank jrs1736
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner while in town and the food was great. The eating area is a little warm off the kitchen, but that is the price you will pay for great food. Wait staff was friendly and got our drinks quickly.

Thank batmaninsc
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Love their food and come back here every time we visit Asheville! The vegetarian quesadilla is best ever! and so very different from any quesadilla you've ever had -- wish I'd taken a picture.

Thank TarheelLynn
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We ordered 3 salsas with chips. Excellent taste and very fresh. My paella was one of the best I’ve ever had. It’s a small lac , but big on flavor.

Thank Harpoonalt
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Tried this on Friday night, the place was busy but since we were only a party of 2 we didn't have to wait for a table. The drinks were good, the food was okay but nothing worth writing home about. The quantity of food you...More

Thank ingrids3
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

This is my 2nd trip to asheville and I had to bring my stepmom. The food is fresh. We split the quesadilla and an order of guacamole. Will be coming back.

Thank rlccustom1966
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

My partner and his parents visited for a late lunch on a Sunday afternoon. Our server was great and even checked with the chef to see if he/she could make blackened wahoo fajitas (item not on the menu) at the request of one of our...More

1  Thank Julz_AM
Reviewed April 7, 2018

We stopped in here on a whim, and boy am I glad we did. It was AMAZING! Some of the best Mexican food we've had. I got the blackened tofu fajitas, and it came with tofu, eggplant, zucchini, peppers and onions on the skillet. On...More

1  Thank kyderbymom
Reviewed April 7, 2018

The margarita special was great. My vegetarian dish was great. But my mother is allergic to shellfish and the menu did not say that the dish she ordered had shrimp in it. The food arrived and there was shrimp in it. When we questioned it,...More

Thank Lindsay G
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Kris F
January 4, 2015|
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Response from janice r | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I didn't notice a kids menu. The portions are large so maybe share?
Kris F
January 4, 2015|
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Response from Cheryl C | Reviewed this property |
No, not that I remember. The staff is very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3302
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-9805
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