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5 Walnut Wine Bar

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$$ - $$$
Bar, Wine Bar
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5 Walnut Street, Asheville, NC
+1 828-253-2593
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14:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 14:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 14:00 - 02:00
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Asheville, North Carolina, United States
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best place to grab a glass of wine in Asheville, visit with friends and locals, and watch the parade of happy people walk by! Busy, bustling and fun - live music too! Be sure to try the daily wine specials - always really good wine.

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Thank Julie E
Maggie Valley, North Carolina
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love going here at least once a week. My wife loves wine and I'am a craft beer fan so all our needs are satisfied at one location. Service is great and the atmosphere is fun.Dogs are welcome and great small plates items.

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Thank Robert J
Hampton, VA
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160 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In downtown Asheville for business. Rainy but decided to try the wine bar recommended by the front desk. It had a quaint little cheese shop right next door which is part of it. I ordered a racquette tray and then sat at the bar which was connected. Hustle bustle. Wine was good and the cheese and baguette was very tasty.

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Thank HokieHoo
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first visit to a wine bar, and the woman behind the counter recommended an excellent dry white wine which was only $5 a glass. I loved the atmosphere of the place which fronted one of downtown Asheville's lovely streets. It didn't seem to be a major thoroughfare like Broadway Avenue, so sitting by the open window in... More 

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Thank Patrick S
Winterville, North Carolina
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a glass of wine...met friendly people. Upon recommendation of a regular, we came back Wednesday night for the "wine special" and great music. Highly recommend to visit.

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Thank Helene-Mike
Charlotte,NC
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice little bar on Walnut, staff really nice, great wine list, nice atmosphere, I loved how the bar opened right up to the street and you could sit there and people watch for hours. Some patrons had dogs so FYI for non dog lovers.

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Thank jjmom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here after our dinner for a nightcap. We loved this place! Their Thursday night band was fantastic. Wine was good. We had a seat by the window and had a blast! We will go back.

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Thank Crystal S
Abingdon, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is a great wine bar with small bites. They always have a wine special, one red and one white. The pretzels are great. Excellent service.

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Thank abingdonguy
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We hit this place after a great dinner at another restaurant. It was Sunday night and they had a trio called purple playing. I do not drink wine but they had a good selection of beers. The place was small but cozy. Share places to sit at long tables. They had a cheese and meat place next door. Perfect

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Thank Cindy G
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Spent an hour or so here before dinner. We had the window seat which was great because the weather was awesome and gave us great people watching. There was a crack in my boyfriend's glass but it was immediately fixed by the bartender. We also had local beef jerky from Hickory Nut Gap farm. Highly recommend that at only $3... More 

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Thank Rachel E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
14:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
14:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
14:00 - 00:00
Thursday
14:00 - 00:00
Friday
14:00 - 02:00
Saturday
14:00 - 02:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?