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Beautiful little spot in Black Mountain. Friendly folks, great serviice and atmosphere. I jad the fish and chips and definately one of the best Ive found In North carolina, coleslaw was pretry good too which is a trick as it is tough to find a good one. My wife had the filet mignon which was good not fantastic. They did have seve ... read more
Walker Boh via google.com - Sep 19, 2020
Good food with huge portions.
Devon Jones via google.com - Sep 16, 2020
Had the best beef quality food and a wonderful menu
Had the best beef tips and mash potatoes in gravy in my life here! The meat was tender and not overcooked. First time here but not the last.
georgeb329 via tripadvisor.com - Sep 16, 2020
Adorable and quaint bistro with ...
Adorable and quaint bistro with patio seating and a sunroom with seating. DELICIOUS and fresh food. I had the Gorgonzola cranberry salad with chicken and it was big, bright, beautiful and delicious! Full of pralines, fresh tomatoes, perfectly grilled and flavorful chicken -- it was enormous and I ate the whole thing. My friend had th ... read more
Becca S. via yelp.com - Sep 11, 2020
Great food and wonderful service!
We had a delicious lunch (buffalo chicken wrap) and (hamburger) today! Our waitress was so sweet and they had indoor and outdoor dining! The menu is really great - lots of choices! Good for lunch or dinner!
charlestonsue via tripadvisor.com - Sep 11, 2020
So the service and food was amazing. The fried mushrooms with a Sriracha ranch were so yummy and crispy. The salads were fresh including a Caesar salad with blackened chicken on it. Then a berry salad with a side of balsamic dressing was amazing. The service was outstanding and the place is adorable.
R LW via google.com - Sep 9, 2020
The food is amazing here.... came ...
The food is amazing here.... came for
Lunch intending to have a light something for my birthday and wow it turned into a 4 course flavor explosion. We started with the fried green tomatoes... which were perfection... they had this amazing potato cake with it... delicious. Then we had Grouper Rueben sandwich which featured a fried
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iLuvBeauty H. via yelp.com - Sep 5, 2020
We just finished a great lunch ...
We just finished a great lunch on the front patio. We splurged and got two appetizers, the mushrooms and zucchini... wow. Huge portions and both were delicious.

I had the cranberry salad, also a huge portion and had a perfect mix of nuts, cheese and cranberries. My partner had the 1/2 & 1/2 with the club and chili. They even
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Chris D. via yelp.com - Sep 2, 2020
Comfortable Outdoor Patio for Dinner
The Bistro offers indoor and outdoor seating. On a nice evening with Covid19 restrictions we opted for the outdoor dining. Service was very good and the restaurant is practicing good safety measures. With a special of Turkey & Dressing with mashed potatoes and garlic green...More ... read more
SeniorTravelTales via tripadvisor.com - Sep 2, 2020
Great food. Great service. All covid 19 guidelines are in place. Great outdoor dining as well.
Dennis Thompson via google.com - Aug 31, 2020
Our first meal out at a restaurant since March 10, 2020! Lovely patio seating at socially-spaced umbrella tables. Open porch seating available also. Food was really excellent. The Grouper Reuben sandwich was lovely. The fries excellent. A house special raspberry margarita hit the spot on an 85 degree day. Seating on patio is mostly ... read more
A Google User via google.com - Aug 26, 2020
Best place to go food really delicious and great customer service ... read more
Harley Quinn via google.com - Aug 21, 2020
We ordered the berry salad with ...
We ordered the berry salad with the filet and the turkey meal. Both were excellent. Large portions so we have leftovers for lunch tomorrow. Cocktails and service were also great.
Hunter A. via yelp.com - Aug 21, 2020
My new favorite eatery in Black Mountain. Staff was great - friendly and attentive. On this visit three had the Grouper Reuben on pumpernickel and brought rave reviews. I dove into the Buffalo Chicken Wrap and very much enjoyed it.
kiteandcamera via google.com - Aug 21, 2020
This was my first time dining out in months. The service was excellent and the food outstanding! The whole experience was wonderful!
Catherine Hall via google.com - Aug 18, 2020
Nice meal, lovely setting
My wife & I had a late lunch here on a Friday. Food & service were wonderful. Nice wine & beer selection too.
Dsrsq via tripadvisor.com - Aug 17, 2020
This is a great place to take friends from out of town. Great variety, outdoor seating available, and excellent service. We come here often.
god'shandkiller via google.com - Aug 14, 2020
Best salad I've had in a while, probably the one I had the last time I was here! great service ... read more
Cathy Dale via google.com - Aug 10, 2020
Amazing food and seating
We actually ate here twice during our vist an were pleased both times. The Gouda Chicken sandwich on ciabatta roll was so good. The staff all seemed genuinely concerned with the safety of their guests and cleaned each table thoroughly after each guest left. Appetizers...More ... read more
EscapefromColatown via tripadvisor.com - Aug 10, 2020
Excellent service, delicious food, great portions and great prices. Thanks for the wonderful experience and evening!
Grace Yvonne Stevenson via google.com - Aug 7, 2020
love this bistro food was very good. Black Mountain is definitely a place to visit in NC ... read more
Cynthia Handal via google.com - Aug 5, 2020
Outdoor Lunch
We had lunch on the porch due to showers. It was a great seat to get out of the shower and enjoy a wonderful meal. We both enjoyed our sandwiches and the option for gluten free bread was a welcome addition.
eddiey652019 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 3, 2020
Amazing! I love Black Mountain and I love the Bistro. Had the Shrimp and Grits yesterday. They were to die for.
Jason M via google.com - Aug 1, 2020
Grouper Reuben unique and delicious
Came into town about 3pm so after walking around town for an hour, headed to Black Mountain Bistro. Was able to be seating within 5 minutes on the lovely covered porch, perfect outdoor option during pandemic. Looked out over town and backdrop of mountains on...More ... read more
pookie1964 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 1, 2020
Dog Friendly!
We had a late lunch here. They were very accommodating as we had 4 dogs with our two family’s. The servings were huge! I think their deep fried mushrooms were the best I’ve ever had!
PaulaK407 via tripadvisor.com - Jul 31, 2020
The Pineapple Coconut cake is why ...
The Pineapple Coconut cake is why we return! Great Cake! Hopefully, after this review, I can get a free cake on the house. :) HA! Really, a nice spot in Black Mountain!
Tom K. via yelp.com - Jul 30, 2020
Absolutely amazing food!
Absolutely amazing food! Everyone in my party loved their meal. Prices are very affordable. Service was friendly. Will 100% return if in the area again!!
Augustandwally via tripadvisor.com - Jul 27, 2020
Great experience
We tried Red Rocker Inn for dinner the night before and was left with a lot to yearn for. Black mountain bistro filled the void we were missing! The service was attentive and fast.. the fried green tomatoes OMG! Entree wise the fish n chips...More ... read more
CUGAMountainHikers via tripadvisor.com - Jul 25, 2020
Enjoyable menu, great service!
For "girls night out" we wanted to try a new spot for us that had inside seating since thunderstorms were in the forecast. The menu had several fresh and fun options such as a grouper reuben, trout with a fresh mustard sauce, and special of...More ... read more
Sue L via tripadvisor.com - Jul 25, 2020
Pricey
The food was good; a bit pricey. The service was very good and the atmosphere is pleasant and affords a bit of privacy.
BoilingSprings via tripadvisor.com - Jul 23, 2020
The food was good
We both got the pimiento cheese burger, one with okra and one with sweet potato fries. The burgers are enormous and cooked perfectly at medium. We wished we had split one and just ordered an extra side. The fries are thicker cut than we are...More ... read more
wordteacher via tripadvisor.com - Jul 23, 2020
Appreciated the sanitary practices. Great food. Comfy atmosphere.
DeAnna Reid via google.com - Jul 18, 2020
We had an awesome experience in this spot. We liked the great environment and the food. The waiters were very friendly. I’m glad we ultimately managed to visit here.
Edward Anderson via google.com - Jul 16, 2020
This place should not disappoint!
This place should not disappoint! The cocktails are good and the food is delicious. Excellent service.
ashleyh51 via tripadvisor.com - Jul 9, 2020
Good food. Had cheese steak - tasty. Wife was pimento sandwich. Mac and cheese side was good too. Will go back.
Bill Volz via google.com - Jul 9, 2020
Good food and great views ... read more
Shane Fowler via google.com - Jun 27, 2020
It was terrific. The restaurant was recommended by a local shop owner. Wonderful homemade pimento cheese along with homemade crackers. Outstanding! One of us had a turkey club. Everything was fresh and quite tasty. One of us had fish and chips. While the fish was excellent, the portion was small. That is my only complaint. We will g ... read more
Rick M via google.com - Jun 26, 2020
We had chicken & spinach quesadilla
We had chicken & spinach quesadilla and Cobb salad which was excellent. We sat out on the deck. Service was also excellent.
jane s via tripadvisor.com - Jun 24, 2020
Everything about this place-- the ...
Everything about this place-- the food, the ambiance, and the workers was all amazing. My husband and I are out of towners staying in Black Mountain for our Asheville trip. The Bistro is only seating outside right now because of COVID but it couldn't have been better. The weather was perfect with a view of the mountains.

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Lisa N. via yelp.com - Jun 12, 2020
We'd go back. 😁 ... read more
Todd Touchberry via google.com - Jun 12, 2020
Good place to eat ... read more
Robin Furr via google.com - Jun 12, 2020
Excellent food , reasonable prices, indoor and outdoor dining available.
Excellent food , reasonable prices, indoor and outdoor dining available.
Brian Konwaler via facebook.com - Jun 11, 2020
Fish sandwich was outrageously good!
Outdoor seating allowed for social distancing. Paper menus provided. Lunch was fantastic and a to go iced tea provided. Thumbs up!
Traveler665444 via tripadvisor.com - Jun 3, 2020
Great food great service one of my favorite places to eat ... read more
Robert Payne via google.com - May 30, 2020
TOTALLY RECOMMEND their stupendously delicious Fried Green Tomatoes or their incredibly yummy mac '
TOTALLY RECOMMEND their stupendously delicious Fried Green Tomatoes or their incredibly yummy mac 'n cheese 😋 ... read more
Jule Thompson Harper via facebook.com - Apr 29, 2020
This is the one restaurant we always stop here for lunch or dinner when we are in the Black Mountain area It is a very nice setting, we always sit outside under the beautiful trees. The food is always delicious and served by friendly and attentive servers. Look forward to our next return.
Ron Mosocco via google.com - Apr 9, 2020
Lovely atmosphere
Loved the slightly upscale atmosphere. We had the pimento cheese appetizer which was generous in size and quite good. The gnocchi with shrimp, scallops, mahi and vegetables was delicious. Service was friendly and wonderful. Nice place for a special dinner.
Guice423 via tripadvisor.com - Mar 20, 2020
We absolutely love eating at Black Mountain Bistro ... read more
Rose Catanzaro via google.com - Mar 17, 2020
Would absolutely recommend trying this spot. Excellent mood, yummy food, fantastic customer service. Highly recommended.
Justin Montes via google.com - Mar 17, 2020
Food was delicious and the service was fantastic! We will be back again!!
Food was delicious and the service was fantastic! We will be back again!!
Sharon Smotherman-Warrick via facebook.com - Mar 15, 2020
Excellent food
This restaurant is a small cozy bistro. Their steaks are fantastic--their serving sizes are large. Great dessert menu! It's a little surprising that they have paper tablecloths and napkins, that downgrades it a bit.
pshermanfl via tripadvisor.com - Mar 12, 2020
Great food and atmosphere, great service and reasonable prices. Wish I lived closer.
Tony Helmuth via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
Great food and ambiance. Parking was challenging but worth it.
Donna Kemper via google.com - Mar 5, 2020
Food was delicious.
Dave Taylor via google.com - Mar 5, 2020
I celebrated my PhD this evening in this great place. happy to tell that it was a awesome evening and the restaurant was indeed one of the reasons for the strong celebration. The crew participated in a pleasant manner, the meals were yummy and my buddies were very cheerful. We shall absolutely visit again for more celebrations. tha ... read more
Thomas Lawrence via google.com - Mar 5, 2020
My wife and I had lunch here 3/3/2020Grilled ...
My wife and I had lunch here 3/3/2020
Grilled cheese was not your typical grilled cheese....very tasty...came with a seafood chowder....my wife had a wrap with fish and homemade chips...we will definitely stop in again and try their dinner menu
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Rob M. via yelp.com - Mar 5, 2020
Really cool location and the food was great. I had the crab cake sandwich and it was fantastic.
Jonathan Brown via google.com - Mar 3, 2020
a great lunch
My husband and I had arrived in Black Mt, for our one night stay, just in time for lunch. We wandered around town and found the Black Mt. Bistro. The local firemen and several other local folks were all eating as we walked in so...More ... read more
trojans via tripadvisor.com - Mar 3, 2020
This place is worth visiting. They have large portions for reasonable rates. Constantly well kept and with awesome vibes. Will visit here again.
Jerome Clark via google.com - Mar 2, 2020
Very pleasant evening with wonderful ...
Very pleasant evening with wonderful loaded potato soup and nice selections for entree including burgers and sandwiches.  Nice beer selection and pleasant,
attentive server.
Mark R. via yelp.com - Mar 2, 2020
Excellent food. We had the rib ...
Excellent food. We had the rib eye and the filet mignon.
Extraordinary service!!!
Definitey worth a visit!
francis z. via yelp.com - Feb 29, 2020
Excellent! The Mediterranean Pasta was yummy and the Halibut was cooked perfectly!
Excellent! The Mediterranean Pasta was yummy and the Halibut was cooked perfectly!
Karen Barbin McGuern via facebook.com - Feb 29, 2020
Love the creative dishes, friendly staff, and lovely atmosphere!
Love the creative dishes, friendly staff, and lovely atmosphere!
Gay Osteen Clevenger via facebook.com - Feb 25, 2020
Fried Green Tomato’s Well anything is fantastic!
Fried Green Tomato’s Well anything is fantastic!
Stephanie Todd via facebook.com - Feb 24, 2020
Best in town!
After staying in black mountain for the weekend. Me and my friend stumbled across this place while looking around for something different in the area that had a wide variety of menu items. We found it at this bistro. It is worth eating at. This...More ... read more
nataliep721 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 22, 2020
Wonderful atmosphere felt like we were in someone's home. Very cozy. Delicious, fresh food. Attentive service.
Julia Zappone via google.com - Feb 20, 2020
Nice place to eat in beautiful Black Mountain.
Traveling to and from Asheville, having a place to eat in Black Mountain makes a great stopover, plus it’s a beautiful small town in the mountains. We had scouted out the Black Mountain Bistro online before we left, hoping we had as good an experience...More ... read more
Joseph M via tripadvisor.com - Feb 15, 2020
Everything was great! The pizza ...
Everything was great! The pizza was delicious and the service was quick. The beer was cold and the atmosphere was really cute and eclectic. Definitely would recommend and come back again.
Julie O. via yelp.com - Feb 13, 2020
Good food
Nice menu and comfortable atmosphere. Wait staff was friendly. They offer lots of daily specials and the meals are not overpriced.
ls680 via tripadvisor.com - Feb 11, 2020
We were visiting the area, and came across this neat little bistro! Their menu appealed to us! So,
We were visiting the area, and came across this neat little bistro! Their menu appealed to us! So, I had the southern bistro burger with fried okra and garlic green beans, and hubby had the build your own burger with chili and slaw and potato salad. We also got a piece of pineapple/coconut cake to go since it was my husbands birthday ... read more
Deana Smith via facebook.com - Feb 6, 2020
Great food, great service, and great atmosphere. Gorgeous mountain views! Truly a diamond in the
Great food, great service, and great atmosphere. Gorgeous mountain views! Truly a diamond in the rough nestled between mountains. And homemade desserts too.....loved it!
Sally King via facebook.com - Feb 6, 2020
Visited while in town for a Spartan Trail race. The menu has a good variety. The server suggested their in-house honey mustard dressing for dipping sweet potato fries. Taking her suggestion, we found it to be fantastic. Highly recommend.
Jeremy Laughead via google.com - Feb 5, 2020
Excellent food and service ... read more
Carolyn Gragg Wilson via google.com - Feb 3, 2020
Great Atmosphere and Food
My wife and I were in town to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary. The first restaurant we tried to go to closed early so we had to find another place. I'm glad we found Black Mountain Bistro. Everything about the experience was great. The staff,...More ... read more
gregd171 via tripadvisor.com - Jan 27, 2020
One of my favorite places to eat in Black Mountain! The food is delicious, and my personal favorite is the wrap with strawberries, goat cheese, and chicken. Wonderfully large outdoor patio area for sitting outside, and close to downtown. Definitely recommend if you’re in town.
Jessica via google.com - Jan 15, 2020
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