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The Rankin Vault

$$ - $$$American, ,
7 Rankin Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2804
+1 828-254-4993
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (47 reviews)
“tater tots” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
7 Rankin Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2804
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to sit outside on a warm sunny day and have cocktails. On Tuesdays, their speciality martinis are $2 off and the Blood Orange Martinis are outstanding. Only ate tater tots while we were here, so I'm not sure about the...More

Thank Wanderlust3483
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sitting outside enjoying a crisp IPA along with the Cheesy Cheese Burger and Tater Tots. Excellent all around and I would not hesitate to return 👍

Thank SteverinoB
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We had heard that Rankin Vault was, " the best place for a burger 3 year's straight." It did not disappoint. I was extremely happy with my cheeseburger and the tater tot's were delectable!!

Thank jchopkins96
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Love this spot to quench a little afternoon thirst with friends. The nachos are fantastic. Lots of good seating for a group.

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Holy crap, the sliders are good! I had been told both the burger and the bahn mi were tasty and luckily, I didn't have to choose one or the other. I was able to have both as sliders. The burger had that crusty cheese skirt...More

Thank scuffle
Reviewed 11 December 2017

It seems most places close down pretty early and we wanted to eat after a concert so someone pointed us to the Rankin Vault. You order at the bar and food comes out pretty quick (and the place was packed). Food was SO good! Great...More

Thank Allison O
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Just go get the Vault Burger, you can thank me later. Amazing.....it's probably the best burger I've ever had anywhere. The overall layout of the place and service is also great.

Thank Rodney P
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The Vault was once our favorite local late night bar. They still make a mean espresso martini. However, the place was teaming with hipsters and no longer carries the low light romantic atmosphere.

Thank Corey S
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Good outdoor seating, pleasant neighboorhood bar. Friendly staff who are quick with drinks and snacks, window orders. Chips and Caso is spicy good. The locals say their specialty is burgers.

Thank Armina H
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The staff, so friendly, the burger, so amazingly fresh; AND Tater Tots, how in the world could you go wrong.....

Thank Mark D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Rankin Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2804
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-254-4993
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