Sleep Inn West
1918 Old Haywood Rd
Asheville, NC 28806
Phone: (828) 670-7600
Fax: (828) 670-1033
Bars & Cafes
Head to The Westville Pub for a fun night out filled with music, pub grub and drinks! Also called the West Asheville Pub, it is famous for the sheer variety of drinks it offers: beer, ale, stout, cocktails, wine, martinis and even coffee. The modest menu features typical dishes like nachos, onion rings, chips with sauce, chicken wings and loads of other tasty dishes. The staff is friendly and make up for any shortcomings in the culinary experience. The pub is home to a number of live acts and music performances from time to time. You can also host your private events and parties at the venue. Special nights, a book club and good music take the cake. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
True to its name The Mothlight attracts music lovers for a night of great music and affordable drinks. This hipster bar located at the former Mr Fred's site has got wooden floorings, industrial beams and exposed brick walls along with a stage area for the live gigs. Some of the previous line ups are Richard Buckner, Angel Olsen and Crystal Antlers.
Cedric's Tavern offers a unique ambiance reminding typical Irish pubs. The village setting and the wooden decor give out the intended appeal quite convincingly. The food is leaning more towards the traditional pub grub style, though the local influence is also incorporated for definitive tastes. Try Shepherd's Pie, Oven Roasted Dubliner Cheddar Chicken or Cast Iron Seared Scottish Salmon for a gratifying meal.
This neighborhood pub is a preferred watering hole for the young and hip crowd of Asheville. Situated on Haywood Road, The Double Crown functions as a low profile pub, however, the live music shows and parties held here are eclectic and vibrant. Not catering to a specific genre of music, it's programing includes performances by reggae, western and country, indie rock, soul and gospel bands. Happy hours are every day, so you can enjoy special discounts on champagnes, beers and cocktails served at this casual and friendly bar.
Urban Orchard is one of the few cider bars to be found in the country, serving a selection of fine in-house craft ciders alongside guest ciders, beer and wine. The ciders are exceptionally delicious and the selection is remarkably varied. Perhaps the crowning glory of this establishment is the quality of service which leaves you feeling like the most important person in the room. Apart from the fabulous cider selection, the bar also offers some light snacks, including a number of gluten- and dairy-free options to ensure that every patron is take care of. The staff are well-versed with the qualities and characteristics of the ciders on offer, so don't hesitate to ask for suggestions.
The Grey Eagle is a famed event space that is popular for the sheer variety of music programs it hosts. Take your pick from the bluegrass, jazz and blues events offered at this acoustically well-equipped venue. The in-house restaurant, Twin Cousin, serves delectable Cajun cuisine and is sure to keep your hunger pangs in check during event nights. The venue can also be hired for hosting private parties or business events. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events and exact show times.
The Bywater is a members-only club that offers a casual and relaxed atmosphere to its patrons. Located by the riverside, this bar offers stunning views of the French Broad River flowing nearby. Members can choose from the 18 tap beers, cocktails and other variety of drinks on offer. Live music concerts, board games and outdoor games are a regular feature of this private club. It also has barbecue facilities, all you need to get along is meat and charcoal. For membership and other details, check website.
Located in Downtown Asheville, Ben's Tune Up is a American and Japanese Fusion restaurant. The food they serve is inspired by popular Japanese Yakitori which is basically different types of meat that are grilled on skewers. This place is also good for beer and other drinks as they quite good list of beers available which you can sit and sip in their urban themed beer garden. It is one of the places in the neighborhood that has been gaining popularity among the locals as well as visitors.
Twin Leaf Brewery is the dream venture of married couple Tim and Steph Weber. This microbrewery, located in the heart of downtown Asheville, is home to a rustic taproom that overlooks their state-of-the-art 10-barrel brewing system. Its interiors of wooden furnishings and picnic tables create an outdoorsy atmosphere. Their selection of Belgian beer, IPAs and stouts include house specials like Luminosity Tripel, Dark Matter Oatmeal Stout and White Noise Belgian Wit as well as experimental ones like Mexican Chocolate Stout. Don't miss their Beer Boot Camp and Beer Yoga events to uniquely combine your workout with a mug of beer.
The Asheville Brewing Company in Coxe Avenue is one among the three locations of this brewery. This location is set apart among three as it has a large barn style patio which can accommodate a big group of people. The food they offer is quite surprising for bar food as they having for everybody. Whether it is a meat feast your looking for or a healthy vegetarian salad , they cater to the needs of your taste buds. A must have when you're here are their brewed beers which they offer a wide variety of. You can come down here to spend a whole afternoon or evening filled with fun.
Seven offers health in a glass. This juice bar in downtown Asheville concocts juices and smoothies from local and organic fruits, vegetables, herbs, tonics and elixirs. Recipes are created by nutritionists and artisan mixologists keeping in mind taste, variety and wellness factor. Select from an array of juices and elixirs like Heart, Crown, Immune-Modulator and Brain Quest, or shots and tea like Dr. Who and Holy Basil Krishna.
Rabbit food? No, not at this little cafe! You can smell the fresh baked bread when you walk in the door. Fruits, vegetables and herbs from mainly local organic farmers are cut, diced, sliced, grilled and cooked into many wonderful dishes. Tempt yourself with hearty sandwiches, soups, salads and entrees in a variety of flavors that originate from many regions in the world. Desserts of all types offer a yummy finale to your meal. The decor is quaint and earthy.