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The Poe House

$$ - $$$, , American
105 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cheese plate” (7 reviews)
“charcuterie” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (12 reviews)
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Bar, Wine Bar, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
105 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

poe's is in the basement of an historic building. It is dark, small and perfect! With craft cocktails, a nice wine list and many beers, the menu offerings are only enhanced by the food choices. We were there late afternoon and enjoyed the olive boat...More

Thank Terri E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A charming restaurant tucked away on 1st Street!! We missed it earlier this week! I sat at the bar and Jerry was beyond personable!! I met so many interesting people! I had the Fall Apple and Brie and the Apple Moscow Mule! A great food...More

Thank NormKel
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What and interesting spot. Staff was super friendly. Nice menu options. Good beer. Nice vibe with great live music. We will try the wine flight next time!

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This place is for grownups. Haven't seen one like it for years so it is a pleasure. Hope it doesn't change.

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Cozy place to go have a glass of beer or wine. Delicious appetizers and really good sandwiches. Friendly service. Very cool bartender.

Thank mbdshb
Reviewed 3 August 2017

You can't find a more interesting and fun ambiance in Hendersonville. Poe House offers fun mixed drinks, interesting wines, and really satisfying food from bar bites to dinner in a great atmosphere. Went on two different nights and was sad when it was closed on...More

Thank Zasuzasu2
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The Poe House is a very cool little bar off the beaten path in more ways than one. We enjoyed the charcuterie and cheese platter very much: nuts, grapes, strawberries, toasted French bread, 3 types of cheese, paté, smoked pork, salami, olives, mustard, jam, and...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We had some time to relax and started looking for a place to hang out and have a drink. This place has a unique character and feels like a cool speak easy. The bartender Aaron was a lot of fun and made the place feel...More

Thank One2soarhi
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Lovely calm cozy atmosphere with a solo musician normally on weekends. Love it. The food is good and service is friendly.

Thank Salinda K
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Cozy atmosphere, good munchies and beer selection. Our church even has a Hymns and Beer night and Christmas night here!

Thank Tim S
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Bonnie P
24 August 2017|
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Response from Nancy P | Reviewed this property |
That depends on several factors. First the size and weight of person and strength of the "pusher" because there is at least one drop off and it is not just smooth. Also pretty dark inside.
Josephine L
11 December 2016|
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Response from Pamela4884 | Reviewed this property |
They have a simple, but delicious menu featuring appetizers such as pear& cheeses bruscetta, sandwiches, and a s'mores type dessert. All hands crafted
7 February 2015|
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Response from tonyam797 | Reviewed this property |
4 to 10. Check out their Facebook page for updates.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Wine Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 1st Ave W, Hendersonville, NC 28792-5009
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hendersonville
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