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Salsa Mexican Caribbean Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, Caribbean,
6 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3302
+1 828-252-9805
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“salsa sampler” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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6 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3302
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Reviewed yesterday

Neat little in town spot for great Mexican food. My wife and I stopped in for lunch and had a delicious meal. The place is on the small side but the service is fast and the tables turnover so there is not much wait. The...More

Thank infrequentcritic
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was very fresh and came out very fast! Carb portions (rice and tortilla) were very small which was good for us, but some may be disappointed. Prices were reasonable and service was good. The bathrooms certainly could be much cleaner...this would be our only...More

Thank Laurel W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoy trying new foods. I do. This Pom Bowl was well worth the experience! I had the slow roasted pork one and it would be hard for me to go back and NOT get that; however all the food coming out looked amazing. Service...More

Thank GatorMo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Girls getaway.so much to see,shop and EAT! This meal was one the highlights of our trip.My only regret is that I live too far away to eat here weekly. The complex depth of spices in the Cuban Ropa Viejo and the Caribbean Chilaquiles have made...More

Thank toebeewan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had two mojito's, and a dish called an "ultimate pow-pow-pos" (or something like that). It was a combo of meat, fish, rice and vegetables, and seasoned just right (I usually don't like spicy food, but this had just enough kick in...More

Thank Artscherer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mix a menu with cuban influence along with traditional Mexican street tacos and you get Salsa. Unreal. Good luck making a decision and sticking to it by the time you look over the entire menu! Haiti poppers and then deconstructed broken tacos pulled pork washed...More

Thank Edwin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this restaurant was strange to me....the menu, the service, the ambience... it could be the Caribbean influence! It's not your typical Mexican restaurant so I played it safe and order a quesadilla which was actually surprisingly delicious. We also shared chips and guacamole...More

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was excited to try this restaurant. The menu was interesting but the food and service were not good.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty good meal on my birthday. Things close early in Asheville but this place was open when we got into town late that day. The food was good- Mexican/Caribbean fusion. Very interesting. The waiter was super nice and because it was my birthday and they...More

Thank chachamatina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mexican with a Caribbean twist. An absolute delight. The food was so good and we all had something different that we will have to go back to continue our education. Service was excellent and caring. Decor was modernist and very simple but the food spoke...More

Thank Paul S
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Questions & Answers
Kris F
5 January 2015|
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Response from janice r | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I didn't notice a kids menu. The portions are large so maybe share?
Kris F
5 January 2015|
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Response from Cheryl C | Reviewed this property |
No, not that I remember. The staff is very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 AM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Patton Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3302
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-9805
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