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Mack Kells Pub & Grill

American, Bar, Pub
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160 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1853
+1 828-253-8805
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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Within walking distance from my super hotel, Mack Kell's was an easy decesion before heading out for the night. After signing in to the Members Only log book, I made my way over to a quaint booth. I was quickly waited on by the friendly bartender who fulfilled my drink request in record time. She was helpful in offering suggestions... More 

Thank Kevin F
Columbus, Oho
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This is a biker bar. Don't let that bother you. The people were great and the food was excellent. We ended up here after a long, hot hike and needed some cold beverages. So how many biker bars have you been to that serve a "Woodstock sandwich?" Grilled chicken, open faced with muenster cheese, applewood smoked bacon, sprouts and honey... More 

Thank DocRT
Charlotte, North Carolina
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51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a nice little bar with a great atmosphere that we found next to the hotel. The servers were very friendly and their shots actually filled the shot glass.

Thank AM97
Asheville, North Carolina
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

I am constantly looking for good wings and their Earls are the best I've had in Western North Carolina in many years of searching!

Thank Mike R
Elkins, West Virginia
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53 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We went for lunch and were not disappointed. Although they did not have the pastrami sandwich anymore I tried a pulled pork sandwich with tater salad and cole slaw. Add a ,ice cold beer to that and you have lunch perfection. Most bbq sauce are too sweet for me but not this place. They know how to add the vinegar... More 

Thank David D
Cleveland, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Great wings and burgers. Waitress was helpful but not too warm. We were asked if we were members when we came in and had to sign in to a log because it is a "club". Not sure what that means....

Thank deepiglet75
Black Mountain, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Maybe a little questionable from apearences but I assure this is a phenomenal bar to unwind in! Awesome specials daily and amazing wings the Parmesan garlic are my favorite in Asheville!

Thank Andrew V
Charlotte, North Carolina
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158 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

Such a lovely warm and friendly place. We were so glad we stopped in during our visit to Asheville. The people were so friendly, the chef was over-the-top. One of the best steaks I've had. Enjoyed our visit with the owner and staff. We will definitely stop in again.

Thank AwesomeYou
Derby, United Kingdom
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772 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

After a long drive here, I spotted this place and after parking the car at the Hotel, walked down for a beer. Fancy it ain't but a great bar - it certainly is. Visited a couple of times and really enjoyed it. Prices are really good and each day there is a special on drinks and food. It is now... More 

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

the bartender was not friendly at all, we was out of town and was looking for stuff to do and ppl to talk to. Karma said she didnt have time to talk, 10 ppl was at the bar that was it..so not a place I will be going back too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805-1853
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-253-8805

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?