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The Rankin Vault

$$ - $$$American, ,
7 Rankin Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2804
+1 828-254-4993
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (31 reviews)
“tater tots” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
7 Rankin Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2804
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My hubbie and tried Rankin Vault at the recommendation of the manager at Hill House B&B and are so glad we heeded her advice. Our burgers came in a timely manner and the local brews we selected were cold and tasty. We were told the...More

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by over the weekend for drinks. As always it was great. The staff is excellent. The drinks are awesome. No issue recommending this spot.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We normally would not go to a "cocktail" lounge with the kids but the staff at the Aloft Hotel said to try this (as long as you go before 9 PM) We all ate hamburgers and each person enjoyed what they ordered. Each burger was...More

Thank kim r
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Small and cosy with few frills but nice vibe. Sandwiches and salads are the staples here along with local brews and full cocktail selections. Hamburger is rated best in Asheville but we chose nachos and a wonderful avocado BLT. Interesting menu and we want to...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

WORST service in town! Don't bother. Ignored by bartender 3 different times!! Worst service in Asheville. Will never return.

Thank djlaughter0716
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I'm not a big burger person, but The Vault could convert me! Super yummy & the cocktails are unique. Staff was very friendly - even at closing time!

Thank Skyler H
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Recommended by the hotel staff at Aloft, we walked to this great bar for dinner. We sat at the bar, but there are tables inside and outside. All orders are taken at the bar. I ordered a phalli cheese steak sub, my spouse had a...More

Thank Pugmark77
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My friend and I were visiting Asheville and needed an afternoon respite from shopping. We headed to the Vault and started with Bloody Mary's and moved on to Tater Tots. What more could a girl want! The perfect afternoon.

Thank MomMCS
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Okay, we made this the first stop in our multi-restaurant burger tour of Asheville. We had heard that in years past, The Vault burger is the best and has won awards at the Asheville Burger Wars competition. Anyway, yes, for us, it is definitely the...More

Thank JEB-Asheville
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

It's more of a lounge or nightclub-looking place but the Burgers are excellent. The meat, the sauce, the seasoning are all topnotch. It is as good a gourmet burger as I have had. The ambiance is typical of the area, catering to the young and...More

Thank Nupester
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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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