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32 S Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3310
+1 828-575-0375
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“deviled eggs” (98 reviews)
“steak tartare” (30 reviews)
“petit fours” (16 reviews)
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32 S Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3310
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nightbell is terrific. A beautiful space with innovative menu, delicious food and great service-a winner all the way around. There were four of us and we tried just about the whole menu. We had steak tartare, deviled egg, oysters, clams with noodles, green beans, fingerling...More

Thank NCtraveldiva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Asheville for my friend's bachelorette weekend. We went to Nightbell on Sunday night and had an amazing experience. Our server was Alex and he was so helpful and knowledgeable. He gave great recommendations and made sure everything was coursed very well. We...More

Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of folks know about Curate, but if you want a cool culinary experience, try Curates sister restaurant, Nightbell. I think I like it BETTER than Curates, which is a feat. Dress code is casual, and pricing is mid range... For a party of...More

Thank Monica T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The small plates were all incredible. Flavors were unique but met expectations. Order small plates to share with your party. Only complaint was the waiter kept trying to convince us to get more food. We had the hush puppies and cheese plate first, the green...More

Thank Cecelia W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent restaurant in downtown Asheville that features “Appalachian” small plates and creative craft cocktails. Family members who live in Asheville raved about Nightbell, and we were so impressed that we returned a second time. Ingredients are locally sourced, beautifully prepared and delicious. I’m sure anything...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just went for drinks. Bartender and drinks were great. Food I saw also looked good. Will definitely go back.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t say enough about this place. Basically everything on the menu is delicious. I recommend going with a group of at least 4 to get the full experience!

Thank Neal H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful location in restored building. Great service from waitress. Local sourced tapas style plates/portions. Interesting variety of menu items - all very good - best was the mushroom dish. It was absolutely incredible. Enjoyed the cornbread and lamb belly. All prepared of the highest, freshest...More

Thank Bdawg78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Intimate dining, with perfectly prepared food from start to finish. The menu was innovative, well balanced and each bite of the food was a flavorful treat. Staff were engaging and all were attentive and we were glad and appreciative that they were working on Christmas...More

Thank wutu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my Asheville favorites. Really exceptional food. Steak Tartare and then the custard Egg w/trout to die for. Dessert, OH GEEZ! WOW!

Thank LiveGood
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Questions & Answers
29 July 2017|
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Response from EButton | Property representative |
Service animals only; we have no outside seating. Thanks for your inquiry!
16 July 2017|
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Response from EButton | Property representative |
Welcome! We suggest the Aloft Hotel garage, which is a paid public garage with an entrance on S. Lexington Avenue. There is also a paid gravel parking lot at the corner of S. Lexington and Aston Street very close to... More
16 July 2017|
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Response from kennethbW2622RH | Reviewed this property |
There across the street and a few steps up but we have learned a very easy way to get around Asheville is uber and we live here!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 45
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 S Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-3310
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-575-0375
  • E-mail
Nightbell is an American restaurant focusing on local Appalachian ingredients with a craft cocktail bar. Led by Executive Chef Katie Button, Nightbell is a member of the Heirloom Hospitality Group, the family business that also owns and manages Cúrate bar de tapas.
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