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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 2 weeks ago

A favorite in Waynesville. The food is innovative and fresh. Service very good and knowledgeable regarding wine selection and various items on menu.

Thank monaghan2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I posted an initial review several months ago (positive) but reserved final judgment. Several visits since then...I will tell this is a great steak place....can't say much about many other types of entrees....the steaks are so delicious that I refuse to risk anything else. Good...More

Thank Bobblewood
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We tried BB last year while at a conference and loved it so we are a year later back at the same conference and we were meeting a high school friend and his wife and decided to come back to the BB and fell in...More

1  Thank scott n
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My family was greeted warmly and promptly seated at our appointed reservation time. I was impressed with the specials and the impressive selection of both white and red wines from which to choose. Many family members chose the beef options and all raved about the...More

1  Thank DaddysNumber7Girl
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here, it was just okay. I had soup and salad and my husband had steak which was .... very chewy. Do not know if I would return

2  Thank Joan S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

First time here for me and my father in law but my wife and son had been here before. The food was exceptionally good for all four of us. I got the eggplant stack and boy was I pleasantly surprised by the taste and the...More

1  Thank scubedivr
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Dropped in at five PM, opening. Place is empty, was asked if we had a reservation, what? Waitress looked thru her scheduling book, took over five minutes to do so, began to wonder if she knew what she was doing. Finally she runs to back...More

3  Thank HappyCurmudgeon
A O, Owner at Bourbon Barrel Beef & Ale, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Hi Mr. Happy-Curmudgeon, Following the utter disappointment upon reading your review, I went directly to have a look at the camera. This is what I see: At 5:24 PM you enter the BB. Because of a full evening ahead on our behalf, and no reservation...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Came here on recommendations from the owners of the bed and breakfast we were staying at. The lunch was fantastic and the staff was so friendly. Food was delicious, I would recommend the French onion soup and a burger. You won't be sorry!

1  Thank CynthiaHeiser
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I stoped in as we were heading back to Asheville. Great atmosphere from the moment we walked in and Bartender/owner was funny and sweet. Food was amazing, everybody loved it. We have two picky eaters and both loved their meal. My suggestion...More

1  Thank Brent O
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Bourbon Barrel Beef & Ale always provides a great experience. We visit Waynesville a few times a year, but the employees treat us like family. The food is always fresh and delicious and the drinks are made perfectly. Portion size is perfect and there is...More

1  Thank DW2010_10
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4 January 2017|
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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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Response from A O | Property representative |
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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7 August 2016|
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
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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