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Veranda Cafe & Gifts

119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
+1 828-669-8864
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (195 reviews)
“turkey” (43 reviews)
“soups” (95 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
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11 - 20 of 475 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch with my family. Visited an old friend here and he highly recommended. We had great service and the food was perfect. Don't miss it!!

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Veranda does one thing -- lunch -- and does it well! Different homemade soups each day (she-crab is worth the up charge and Hungarian mushroom is food perfection). Salads and sandwiches are made with highest quality ingredients and plenty of them. The Greek salad is...More

1  Thank Pomommie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every year we visit Black Mountain, and each time we dine at the Veranda at least once. Everything about it, including decor and service, is cheerful, clean, and delightful. We enjoy the vegetarian sandwich, the side salads, and the Asian Ginger salad dressing. Our favorite...More

1  Thank CentralVASassa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sandwiches are amazing! Everything going by our table looked fabulous. We had Turkey and Brie with cranberry mayo, and the mushroom soup....which was absolutely devine. Our friends had the French dip, and they were equally pleased. There are some really innovative combinations here.

Thank Terijo A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our favorite cafe anywhere! My husband and I live in Charlotte, but plan trips to the Black Mountain area a few times a year, the highlight being lunch at Veranda Cafe. They have the best flavored iced teas I've ever had. My absolute favorite menu...More

Thank Judah J
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We go to the first week of the Presbyterian Musicians Association meeting every summer. Every Wednesday my wife goes out to lunch with others who are providing chaperoning for the small children. For the last 4 or 5 summers, she has gone to lunch at...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Creative sandwiches. Cranberry based chutney was tasty. Very friendly service . Great atmosphere . Lots of fun options on the menu. Definitely will return next year.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 17 June 2017

There's no question where we will eat lunch when we go out in Black Mountain! Veranda has consistent good food and service. Our favorites include Tomato Pie, the McDibb's sandwich, and the Turkey Berry Brie sandwich. The soups are always yummy, too. Keep up the...More

Thank Bailey M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had an absolutely delicious lunch. Great service and ambiance! Loved the wall of colorful umbrellas. We would definitely come back!

Thank Betsy C
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Since moving to the Charlotte area 11 years ago, I make it a point to get to Black Mountain and have lunch at the Veranda at least once or twice each year. Every time they have a new selection of several soups. I have never...More

1  Thank jessecj
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Sandra M
3 January 2017|
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Response from verandacafe | Property representative |
We sure can depending on the size of the order.
Sue B
30 October 2015|
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
Only open for lunch Monday-Saturday. 11-3pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-8864
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Daily plate lunches, six house made soups, unique sandwiches, wraps, Panini's, salads, decadent desserts, and more..
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