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Rise n Shine

640 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC
+1 828-254-4122
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
1 week ago
“Great Breakfast”
9 Aug 2017
“Good eggs Benedict ”
Closed Now
All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
640 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a delicious breakfast here. Pancakes were wonderful ($1.75 extra for 100% maple syrup -- but worth it!). Slow service but we weren't in a big hurry. Would recommend.

Thank Denise030711
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Nice little breakfast place. Good service. Loved the Eggs Benedict and hash brown. Eggs cooked perfectly. I had the green version but nice having choices. Worth trying.

Thank Forrest C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We keep going back to this place over and over. Super good breakfast, great waitstaff. The quality of the food is wonderful. They know how to do eggs!!!! Try the several different types of Benedict, all good. I bet lunch is good too.

Thank william p
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stopped in while visiting the children's bookstore upstairs when my daughter decided she was starving. I was glad the server was fine with my picky child changing her order. Typical diner offerings, although their housemade jams were outstanding. Good coffee, and they kept it...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

First of all, let me preface this review by saying that it is a holiday weekend. Asheville is packed with tourists right now! But I leave this restaurant feeling badly for the wait staff. It was quite apparent that there were not enough servers to...More

Thank Jawallace
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We go to Rise and Shine from time to time as locals and always have a good experience. There is generally parking outside and seating outside too if that is what you like on warmer days. The coffee is always good and plentiful. Menu is...More

Thank ashevillencgirl
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Coming into this, I was incredibly hopeful. I find myself in this part of Asheville often enough that it'd be nice to have a breakfast spot with available parking. Unfortunately, this won't be my go-to. The menu is diverse and interesting enough. The business makes...More

2  Thank Jesse K
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Truthfully, he food was decent. I have had much more flavorful, tasty breakfasts in Asheville. I had the Disco's Omelet, it was a bit dry in the eggs with not much flavor. Had roasted potatoes and they were greasy. The bottom of my biscuit was...More

Thank Keri G
Reviewed 16 February 2017

don't get me wrong, it's not a bad restaurant, but just pretty average. They seem to lean more towards vegan/vegetarian end of the spectrum and the two times I visited were just ok for an omnivore like myself. It was clean, the service was good,...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had been here once before and it was really good. Went today and while we were waiting on our table, the food coming out just looked amazing. Ordered the special of the day. For some reason it came out warm. The roasted potatoes were...More

Thank Malechloe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-254-4122
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