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Green Sage Cafe

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5 Broadway, Asheville, NC 28801
+1 828-252-4450
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07:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Thu 07:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sun 07:00 - 18:00
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Evansville, Indiana
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved this place! Breakfast is offered all-day which is always a plus in my book. I had a wrap with a side of brown rice tabbouleh and a cup of lentil soup which was good on a chilly day.Reasonable prices and I love that they are very active in doing their part to help save our earth! They offer fresh... More 

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Thank claybournx2
London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped for breakfast in this place on my way to the great smoky mountains park. I've got surprised by the broad selection of vegetarian and helthy breakfasts this place has. I ordered the pura vida bowl and it was very tasty and nice. Staff is very friendly and I'm really glad I found this place which serves nice breakfasts... More 

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Thank matteo_naccari
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice but busy restaurant located in the downtown area of Nashville. Walking distance to all shopping. Food is good and a variety of selections from breakfast to lunch items. It's very popular so don't be surprised to wait in line for 20-15 minutes during peak hours. Very friendly staff and comfortable eating areas. Self service seating. Prices... More 

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273 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast here two mornings in a row, One in our party was vegetarian and one was gluten-intolerant. They were happy, as were we. Several great and healthy juices were offered. We had Immune Tune and it was very good. The Butter Cup Coffee is so tasty! Root vegetable hash was loved by all. Their scrambled eggs were so light... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Green Sage Café three times during our stay in Asheville. On the first stop, I ordered a café au lait then we later went back for lunch. Their beet collard wrap with house-made sweet potato chips were excellent as was their smoothie. A wonderful place for bright, flavorful, and healthy options.

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Morganton, North Carolina
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent coffee, smoothie, juices and a menu filled with GF options including bread and wraps as well as desserts that are gluten free. One of my favorite coffee shops.

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Port Orange, Florida
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We were in Asheville looking for a different restaurant when we stumbled on the Green Sage Cafe and decided to try it, and we were so glad we did! We started with the Heartbeet juice (delicious), then my husband ordered the butternut squash soup (so rich) and turkey club sandwich and I ordered the curry bowl. Our meals were spectacular,... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I had a Pumpkin Spice Latte and a salmon wrap with Sweet Potato chips. Everything was very tasty, but the PSL was the most flavorful I've had. It reminded me of pumpkin pie in a cup!

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Macon, Georgia
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66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I have been frequenting green sage for years. Every time we visit Asheville , we have to have either breakfast, lunch or just coffee and tea there, at least once. There is always something new and interesting on their menu . Highly recommended

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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119 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The breakfast was good. It is better than a chain restaurant, but not a top independent cafe that you find throughout the town. If you are vegan, they do have options. The service is prompt and it will satisfy you. If you are in a pinch, this place will do. It is satisfying, but not the worlds best food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$11
Cuisine
Cafe, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 18:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 18:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Broadway, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4450
Description
Green Sage Café is committed to making healthy food using pure, organic, local, non-gmo and humanely-raised ingredients. We offer a wide assortment of organic farm-to-cup coffee and espresso drinks, whole-leaf teas, raw juices, whole-fruit smoothies and scratch-made pastries and meals with vegan and gluten-sensitive options. We are an environmentally responsible company gratefully serving an enlightened community that cares about our future. Breakfast and lunch served all day!

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