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Veranda Cafe & Gifts

119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
+1 828-669-8864
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (190 reviews)
“turkey” (46 reviews)
“soups” (97 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
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11 - 20 of 499 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Veranda Cafe offers a charming atmosphere with very good food! The servers are friendly, the menu includes interesting options, and decor is loaded with gift options that are fun to look through while you wait.

1  Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eating at the Veranda Café was serendipitous and wonderful. We got there just before the lunch crowd (and were we glad!) and enjoyed soup and sandwiches for a yummy meal. Wait staff was exceptional and the food delicious. Don't forget to check out their neat...More

1  Thank Donna D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The soups, sandwiches and desserts really hit the spot in this charming little place in downtown Black Mountain.

Thank BeachBadger2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and in-laws ate lunch at the Veranda while on a day trip to Black Mountain. We all agreed we had found a winner. We each had a different sandwich (mine the turkey, brie and cranberry and my my wife's the muffuletta) and all...More

1  Thank apassen
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Right on Cherry Street is a charming cafe which serves a lovely lunch Monday-Saturday. The servers are pleasant and solicitous and the food is delicious. A variety of home made soups, good sandwiches and nice desserts. A comfortable place to eat at alone, or with...More

1  Thank AmeliaNYCarea
Reviewed 24 August 2017

These owners are lovely! What a nice lunch I shared with my friend! My Turkey Berry Brie Grilled Sandwich was fresh and delicious with just the perfect proportion of each of the ingredients! I will definitely be back and I'm thinking it's going to be...More

1  Thank roostertag57
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, has a variety of things to choose from, staff friendly, and got food super fast! My husband had the muffuletta with chips and I had the gyro with texas caviar (not what it sounds like if you have never heard of it, lol)....More

1  Thank Kelsey P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Wonderful family owned restaurant with delightful soups, salads, sandwiches and entrees. The food is fresh and wonderful every single time! Casual atmosphere with good Southern Hospitality. Daily specials and wonderful iced tea. Beer and wine is also available. Terrific desserts too. Their She-Crab soup is...More

1  Thank ntune
Reviewed 13 August 2017

My husband an I stumbled upon the little town of Black Mountain and happened to park across the street from this restaurant. We were starving and walked into this place at about 2:50. (they close at 3 we found out later) They seated us and...More

1  Thank Debbi C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We enjoy this café so much we make a special trip about once a month to go there (about a half hour drive for us). Their soups are terrific - ESPECIALLY the Hungarian Mushroom. Sandwiches are fresh and filling. Very nice place for a lunch...More

1  Thank 55ramblinrose
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Questions & Answers
Mary H
9 October 2017|
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Response from verandacafe | Property representative |
We do have many options, including GF bread and today three GF soups.
Sandra M
2 January 2017|
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Response from verandacafe | Property representative |
We sure can depending on the size of the order.
Sue B
29 October 2015|
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
Only open for lunch Monday-Saturday. 11-3pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 11
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-8864
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Daily plate lunches, six house made soups, unique sandwiches, wraps, Panini's, salads, decadent desserts, and more..
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