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Bourbon Barrel Beef & Ale

454 Hazelwood Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-1946
+1 828-452-9191
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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454 Hazelwood Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-1946
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Never disappointed in the lunch selection. Meat Loaf sandwich is a favorite of mine. Super service and just a wonderful lunch.

Thank TravelinJW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere, good service, and excellent food. Dinner salad was great with cheese , berries, and nuts. Shrimp and grits was most unusal (red tomato sause) and fantastic! My wife's salmon was top notch as well.

1  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice brewery with good selection and sizes of beers. The outside features Adirondack chairs beside the river.

Thank Teresa V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was nice! We were seated immediately! We ordered the firecracker shrimp with fried green tomatoes - disappointing had no taste! Our main course was the salmon with Brussels sprouts and the bourbon burger. Salmon was good, Brussels sprouts no cooked enough! Burger was good...More

Thank TeeJay1988
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place had the most awesome ribeye steak! Tender, juicy, and absolutely yummy! Perfect for a quiet couples dinner.

Thank mrsdoughman
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I came to the restaurant Friday afternoon to see the place since I have read both positive and some very negative reviews. I spoke to the young lady who appeared to be the hostess and let her know I was there to check it out....More

3  Thank dcurran52203
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Was fly fishing on a very cold day and was hungry for a hearty meal. Had a Manhattan to warm up and it was really good. Then had a house salad and their meatloaf dinner with onion rings and mashed potatoes. All was very good,...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Very surprising delight in the mountains. The menu was very eclectic and diverse. And the food was absolutely delicious! A little pricey for that area, but very tasty. For the price salad should be included. Atmosphere very nice. Upscale without being stuffy.

1  Thank Tina M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We have fallen in love with this place and now send all our guests there and everyone raves about it!!! Everything is top notch!!!

1  Thank theyellowhouse
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Being back in Waynesville we had to visit the Bourbon Barrel Beef & Ale. And we were not disappointed! Arriving just in time before there was a wait we enjoyed an attentive and friendly service, the food was very good - we had a very...More

1  Thank arnowh
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Response from A O | Property representative |
TA does not connect to our menu for whatever reason, but it will connect directly to our website. There will you find the menus. Thanks!
4 January 2017|
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Hey there, Visit our website. Both menus are there. I don't have control over trip advisor connecting to our page. Frustrating. Thanks! ARO
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Ashley Owens. Contact me anytime :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 454 Hazelwood Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786-1946
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-452-9191
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We serve regionally raised antibiotic and hormone-free beef, pork, and chicken. Many of our seasonal vegetables come from local farms,and our fresh fish (never frozen) is harvested from sustainable fisheries. Everything at the Bourbon Barrel is made from scratch.
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