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Glass Onion

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18 N Main St, Downtown Weaverville, Weaverville, NC 28787-9427
+1 828-645-8866
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Today
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Asheville, North Carolina
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212 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We eat here several times a year and have always enjoyed it. Good menu and always some interesting specials. The complementary garlic knots are amazing. Free parking on street or in free lot across the street.

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Thank JOHN G
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I went for dinner here a few nights ago. We were expecting an excellent meal...at least a 2 or 3 star. We ordered from the specials..a spinach salad with warm dates, goat cheese and walnuts, Italian wedding soup, fingerling potatoes, sauteed greens, sea scallops and veal scaloppine with Julia Childs brownie for dessert. My husband, who had... More 

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Pai
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Glass Onion was recommended to us by friends as being a great place for dinner. We decided to go there for lunch. As we entered, the first thing we noticed was that the tables that weren’t in use were still piled with dishes from previous diners. It soon became apparent why. There was only one person working the front... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Glass Onion is a wonderful place to eat lunch, dinner, and brunch. Although the menu is small - the taste is huge. Don't miss Glass Onion - It's a real treat and you'll be back several time - guaranteed!

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Thank bobperlstein
Burnsville, NC
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat there quite often and have never been disappointed. One of the best around and there lots of places in Weaverville and nearby Asheville.

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Thank terrellhouse
Greater Cincinnati
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw good reviews on Trip Advisor and love italian so made the 15 min trip from Asheville to enjoy lunch. Had best calamari ever..light batter crispy but not chewy, and excellent seasoning. Enjoyed eggplant as well. The service was attentive and friendly without being invasive.

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Thank brucerW3060TY
Virginia
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82 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't help but want to go right in as soon as you see The Glass Onion! It is warmly decorated with wood and glass and is so pleasant and welcoming to the eye! Beyond that, the food is great! We warmed up with fabulous garlic rolls...delicious little nuggets of bakery goods with nice chunks of garlic and herbs on... More 

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Thank Wewah
Asheville, North Carolina
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213 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is no ordinary Italian restaurant. The chef is incredibly creative, and his artistry shows in every morsel. Most of what we selected was from the list of daily specials. Though the special soups sounded wonderful, we each had one of the salads. Mine was spinach topped with warm dates, goat cheese, and balsamic; it was so good that I... More 

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Thank KenCookie
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436 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just 5 miles from downtown Asheville in Weaverville is a gem of a restaurant Calle the Glass Onion. We went New Years Eve and had a terrific meal. We had a reservation and were promptly seated. While they are an Italian restaurant, don't expect pizza and lasagna. Rather, they use fresh local food for an outstanding menu. I did have... More 

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Thank L D
Charlotte, North Carolina
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95 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my mother to lunch on her birthday at her request. The Glass Onion was excellent. I had the Salmon Burger which was so tasty. I normally do not like aioli but it went perfect with the burger. My mother had the chicken wrap which she enjoyed. The service was excellent. The glass onion turned out to be a gem!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$28
Cuisine
Italian, American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 N Main St, Downtown Weaverville, Weaverville, NC 28787-9427
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Weaverville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-645-8866
Description
Glass Onion Is Open In Weaverville, Farm To Table Global Italian Cuisine. OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK LUNCH 11:30-3pm DINNER 5:00-9pm SUNDAY BRUNCH 11:30-3:00pm Reservations greatly appreciated so we can better serve you.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?