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Jack of the Wood

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Irish,
95 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3316
+1 828-252-5445
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bison nachos” (11 reviews)
“shepard's pie” (10 reviews)
“fish and chips” (25 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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95 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3316
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Reviewed yesterday

They had music and everyone was very friendly. Felt like it was your hometown bar. We had appetizers and they were awesome.

Thank havingfunonvaca
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ll start with the good. There was live music when we went in, a bluegrass sort of band, which was fun. They have a decent beer selection from the local breweries. It looked like they also have food, but we didn’t eat. The bad was...More

Thank Ziggymar6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in here for a quick pint and it was good. Service was good and staff was friendly/knowledgeable. I would recommend.

Thank Rusty R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch today. Atmosphere and service get an A+; prices reasonable, however...had so many friends rave about how the fish and chips were "the best EVER!" and just didn't hit that standard I or my wife was expecting. She's English and knows a thing...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here after the Ghost concert in May 2018. We were recommended this place by the hotel we were staying at downtown. They have a limited late night menu but it does consist of vegetarian options such as a veggie...More

Thank Jeff A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our favorite places to grab a beer. Really good beer and the staff is excellent too. Two thumbs up!

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to hear the “old time music” and ended up having a light dinner also. Wednesday nights are open jam sessions for locals, kind of a cross between bluegrass and folk. There were about ten folks playing music and they were very good. We...More

Thank Web4214
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

This was fun place where my three friends and I hung out on the first evening of our girl's trip to Asheville. The drinks were good and so were the roasted Brussels sprouts, yum! We played darts and listened to the local live band playing,...More

Thank thelauralama
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

LOVED! This little find. It started by me talking to a man holding a guitar case at a crosswalk. He said they play Irish music on Sunday at this pub. I said thanks, maybe we will check it out later. Well, we did and I’m...More

Thank MamaJC
Jon C, Public Relations Manager at Jack of the Wood, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hi MamaJC, Many thanks for your fabulous review + for stopping by to enjoy the pub, our fare, and our Sunday Irish Jam! We hope to see you the next time you're in town! All the best, Jack of the Wood Asheville, NC

Reviewed 14 April 2018

A couple small tables outside where one can enjoy a brew. Inside wasn't crowded at lunchtime. Food was delectable and very fresh. The build your own burger was great, and they had no problem subbing a salad for fries.

Thank Carrol D
Jon C, Public Relations Manager at Jack of the Wood, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

We're glad you had a great time at the pub last week! Thanks for the review and we hope you stop in again. Best, Jack of the Wood Asheville, NC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3316
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-5445
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Established in 1997, Jack of the Wood is one of downtown Asheville's first and oldest pubs. We have numerous local craft brews to try, serve fantastic Irish/British Isles pub fare using local ingredients, and have live music every day!
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