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13 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801-3603
+1 828-239-2946
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas” (874 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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13 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801-3603
Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Spanish cuisine in Asheville! Authentic Spanish dishes. A must go to when friends visit. Love it!

Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let your server guide you and you won't be disappointed. Every dish was a delightful surprise. Sit at the bar and see all the action or a get a table in the back for a quieter experience.

Thank Raina726
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here half a dozen times... I have some regular favorites I always order... The eggplant with honey, the octopus and the spinach are musts. The service is usually very good but I'm not sure why they don't bring out bread and olive...More

Thank Anu R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is absolutely fabulous. I've never been to a place with so many different varieties of dishes, and all the ones I've sampled are fantastic. You can order tapas-style dishes to share or entrees (you can share these as well). My wife and I...More

Thank Cabetcb
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tapas at Curate are special. There is always something new and old favorites, too. The thinly sliced eggplant soaked in milk then lightly battered and fried and drizzled with honey and garnished with fresh rosemary is an unforgettable treat for the palete. Sangria made...More

Thank AnnClarkeSnell
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there with a large group (about 25) and we were in the basement. The atmosphere was fine but it was difficult to have a cocktail prior to sitting as there was not much room. I liked most of the food. I was unable...More

Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far our best meal of the trip. Everything we tried was excellent. The gambas, meatballs, sautéed spinach, charcuterie with a selection of hams, a chess selection, paella, two asparagus dishes, an eggplant and pepper dish, and an appetizer similar to bruschetta with a hard...More

Thank rhpatt29
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW.....this place is amazing. Loved everything about it. Got to sit at the bar and watch the chefs in action. WOW such precision and care goes into the food. Service was outstanding. Tastes were mind blowing. But make sure you have a reservation for weekend...More

Thank Yorkdog
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this restaurant. The sangria was amazing and mixed at our table. The food mirrors our experience in Spain...very authentic. We ordered fried eggplant w/honey and rosemary, lamb kabobs w/Moroccan spices, the tortilla (Spanish omelette), sausage w/white beans, crema catalana...More

Thank Boytbab
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had an incredible dinner at Curate. We made a reservation well in advance, which is recommended. The restaurant is located on one of the main streets well within walking distance of shops and hotels. Our waiter was very friendly and helpful....More

Thank jmberr
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I would like to see the menu
28 March 2017|
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Response from EButton | Property representative |
You can view our menus on our website. However, we are closed for expansion and our menu will be changing when we re-open March 30!
Planning our first retirement trip, do we need reservations. We kind of like to play it by ear so to speak when we travel, when it comes to food.
26 January 2017|
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Response from EButton | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your inquiry! We would definitely suggest a reservation for dinner, as tables are usually fully reserved in the evenings. However, we do keep some bar seating open for walk-ins - you can come in and dine at... More
When is the Best day and time to meet chef Katie to get an autograph on my new book? Thanks in advance. rquiles1@ yahoo punto com. Gracias
26 December 2016|
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Response from EButton | Property representative |
Hi Ray, Chef Katie will be at Cúrate signing cookbooks on Jan. 5 from 10-11 AM. Hope you can stop by then!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801-3603
    (Patton Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Asheville Transit provides bus service throughout the City of Asheville and other local areas with 24 bus routes running from 6 a.m.-11:30 p.m., Monday - Saturday. Routes originate at Transit Center, located 49 Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville (next to the U.S. Post Office). On-duty information assistant provides assistance with maps & schedules.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-239-2946
THE BEST OF SPAIN, conveniently located downtown Asheville! Curate is pleased to bring the best Spain has to offer through our traditional cuisine, unrivaled hospitality and festive, energetic atmosphere.

In Spanish, Curate, means 'cure yourself.' Whether you're looking for a fun-filled evening out with friends or a quick bite before or after one of Asheville's many art or music productions, Curate is the place you go to take care of yourself, by letting us take care of you.

Please join us for some fun...Just say "una cana!"