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Mountain Madre

13 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC 28801
+1 828-251-8879
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“carnitas” (6 reviews)
“burrito bowl” (4 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC 28801
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a hard time choosing between all the Mexican restaurants near downtown Asheville, but were thoroughly happy with this one. A few blocks outside of the core downtown area, it was pleasantly busy on a Sunday night, but not crowded, and the layout prevents...More

Thank BJE_expat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were luck enough to eat here in October when it was still warm enough to get a table facing onto the street on a Friday night. The servers were helpful from the outset, telling us about the tequila list and the different food options...More

Thank MrLinford
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and staff!!! try the cocktail called The Spice of Life... its sooo good! would definitely go back!! you will not be disappointed.

Thank sskinney35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent drinks - must try the Spice of Life margarita- so yummy! Food was excellent too - love the varieties of guacamole. Tostadas are a must try too! Great people and service!

Thank kmcnot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the pork belly tacos! Best in town! We love this place so much we ended up booking our rehearsal dinner for our wedding there! Everyone loved it! The Spice of Life Margarita is the most delicious! I highly recommend this place! The staff is...More

Thank PuraVidaRose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While trying to search for something with a great view to people watch my husband and I decided upon this gem. Our waiter James spent a generous amount of time explaining the different tequila flights to me and the aging process of tequila in general....More

Thank Lindsey S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Checked out this place and was happy with the food. The service was excellent. Good drinks as well...

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A really wonderful variety of Mexican dishes in a beautiful downtown setting. The Carne Asada was fabulous! They even accommodate Vegans with " No Evil Vegan Chicken". There is a parking lot directly across the street, which is helpful in this busy town.

Thank AVL185
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This has recently become one of our favorite places to eat and drink in Asheville. Be sure to try a flight of tequila and/or mezcal - Mountain Madre will change your perspective on these Mexican delights. If you already enjoy such, be ready to open...More

Thank bmbkodi
Paige S, Owner at Mountain Madre, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you for such a thoughtful and kind review.

Reviewed 13 September 2017

This was a fun restaurant with many dishes to choose from. The burrito bowl was excellent and I loved the Margarita's

Thank Beth R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-251-8879
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