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Universal Joint

) #150 of 581 Restaurants in Asheville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
784 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3137
+1 828-505-7262
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tater tots” (21 reviews)
“burger” (50 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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784 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3137
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a nice pint while here in West Asheville. Definitely an eclectic area. The gyro was dried out and the salad was definitely not Greek. Good service in the outdoor patio area.

Thank Huachucakid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great little restaurant with a fantastic outdoor seating area, excellent burgers and great beer! I loved the atmosphere of the restaurant and everyone there was very friendly and helpful. There are a lot of creative burgers on the menu and the fries...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very cool restaurant, many veggie and vegan options, although my boyfriend got the buffalo burger. Waiter was very friendly, service very good. I had the best Avacado taco I have ever had.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Universal Joint is located in West Asheville. We visited there for lunch on a very busy Saturday in West Asheville...bands playing, craft fairs, and the many small shops were full of tourists and shoppers. The restaurant was easy to get into (unusual for a Saturday...More

Thank MillerHolman
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

They refused to boil hot water for tea and were unpleasant . The burgers were fine but the attitude bad

Thank kevindoylejones
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Tots and falafel were exceptional! Would also recommend house fry appetizer made with tots instead. Everyone seemed to enjoy their burgers as well. Good beer menu. Very filling and food made to order. Atmosphere was more bar -like but appropriate for kids (or dogs!) at...More

Thank LLK7
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to have lunch & enjoy a Bloody Mary or beer! The burgers are on point. Cheese curds are delicious! Indoor/outdoor seating. Kid & doggie friendly!

Thank MasonTravels
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Downtown was so crowded we could not find a parking place. Went to West Asheville. and this place seemed to have a crowd, good sign. I had the gyro and my husband had a bacon cheese burger. Both were excellent. The gyro came with parmesan...More

Thank vacation714
Reviewed 21 February 2017

eaten here many times. Most of the time it is an after church treat. The food and service are wonderful. Never been disappointed.

Thank David S
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Great setting, food is good and beer selection is good too! Love the outdoor seating and people watching. Service is hit or miss but we'll be back for sure.

Thank Joe D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 784 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3137
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-505-7262
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