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3rd Ave. Bistro

201 3rd Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28739-4307
+1 828-696-2001
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
21 Sep 2016
“This Bistro Looks Charming...But it's not open to the public.”
10 Sep 2015
“Intimate dining in a cozy setting!”
Closes in 16 min
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Hours
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201 3rd Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28739-4307
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

The new owners now do only private events, which is too bad, as having been there long ago, it was and remains a charming place and provided excellent food and a quite bar area.

Thank Ron K
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Intimate dining in a cozy setting! Boasts personable service and a diverse menu. Refreshing cocktails and good wine selection. Sadly, the 3d Ave. Bistro is (presently) only open for catered events and private parties!

1  Thank usherette43
Reviewed 31 May 2015

I ordered Turkey Rubin. Got a Rubin with corned beef. I ate it any way and was sorry I did not say, russian on the side. It was swimming. My friends salad said spring greens and it looked like mostly iceberg.

2  Thank Richloufoss
Reviewed 21 December 2014

We had an excellent meal there Friday night, much better than a year ago. Absolutely one of the better meals I have had in Hendersonville recently. But as we were wrapping up the evening, we were advised that was their las night in business. So...More

2  Thank JeffP29739
Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

My wife and I always stay in tune with the restaurants in our area because we own a BnB. Our perpetual favorite is this one. The service (Jennifer) and the food is sensational. She had rabbit. I had lamb. We shared dessert and we are...More

Thank mikebaer
Reviewed 21 November 2014

"Farm-To-Table" done right! Chefs Partin & Salkiewicz are a blockbuster culinary team that never fail to "Wow"! Their creativity, in concept and execution is second to none in this part of the country - every plate is a visual delight; the eye-candy is second only...More

Thank ChefMarkChristopher
Reviewed 15 November 2014

People had been raving about this restaurant but I didn't want the drive (a big 15 miles). I was missing out! The food was excellent and the presentation worthy of photos! Six raw oysters coupled with 6 tempura oysters accompanied by 3 delicious sauces and...More

1  Thank DonnaBailey
Reviewed 5 November 2014

If you ever want to get lost in an exquisite dining experience check out the 3rd Avenue Bistro at the Inn on Church Street in Hendersonville, NC. The quiet warmth of the dining room provided an intimate atmosphere conducive to private conversation as you become...More

1  Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Inn on Church's 3rd Avenue Bistro is a dining experience not to be forgotten. The atmosphere is comfortable and the servers are a delight.

1  Thank Margie1952
Reviewed 19 October 2014

We live in Hendersonville, which has numerous very good restaurants. We have eaten only a few times since the fire and new ownership. Each time we were very pleased with everything, but our recent visit topped them all: wonderful, interesting, well-prepared, delicious food; efficient, helpful...More

1  Thank mountaingal88
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Glen H
9 June 2015|
Response from Glen H |
I found that Chef Stuart is now at the Orchard Inn in Saluda.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 3rd Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28739-4307
    (N. Church St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hendersonville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-696-2001
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Our mission is to provide you, our valued guests, with exceptional cuisine and service. We hope that you will make Inn on Church a part of your lifestyle. Experience regional cuisine using locally-grown and natural products. Only the best meats, poultry, cheeses, dairy, spices and seafood are used. Enjoy a cocktail, wine or local beer at the copper bar in our Sapphire Room Lounge or dine al fresco on our covered wraparound porch. Relax as our knowledgeable staff shows you their Southern hospitality and enjoy fabulous gourmet food, great wines and spirits, all in a comfortable, historic setting.
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