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Izzy's Coffee Den

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74 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2823
+1 828-258-2004
07:30 - 20:00
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Sun 09:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 07:30 - 20:00
Fri 07:30 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Fun vibe, skilled barista. My only misgiving is that the seating is not great. Otherwise the coffee is well prepared and the baked goods (bagels, cookies) are just right.

Thank steventobolsky
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

While visiting family in Asheville, I stopped by Izzy's coffee den. Very quite and relaxing atmosphere. Young lady behind the counter was very friendly and helpful. Each table had fresh flowers. Just one of those places where you feel very relaxed. Oh, they have really good coffee and lots of other goodies to have with your coffee.

Thank toothgirl
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

My husband and I always stop here for coffee. It's consistently good. Plus, it's a local hangout for the young(er) (and, we think, more creative) crowd. I drop a few years every time I walk in. (I always knew good coffee was a good thing.) Great space that shows local art, with just enough seats, and a coffee-talented, friendly waitstaff.

Thank TheJetts
Galax, Virginia
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Quirky, quaint, very cool place where the locals hang out. Get away from the commercialized establishments and get s fantastic cup of coffee to boot.

Thank sheilacar
Deerfield Beach, Florida
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45 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

First of all, the coffee is delicious, and that is the most important thing. Aside from that, this shop is definitely unique in the good ways. It has a grungy, messy feel but is clean and tasteful. Lots of things to catch your eye and things you'll keep noticing. Oddly enough, i would suggest checking out the bathrooms (though i... More 

Thank Luke O
Knightdale, North Carolina, United States
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Cool atmosphere/GREAT coffee! Really liked this place. They have desserts, too. Not sure what else. Was just wanting good coffee and I got it! Best in a long time!

Thank Debbie L
Flat rock, NC
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166 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

The coffee here is always good. I stop in every week when I'm in Asheville. This is a former house that has been converted into a coffee shop. The service is fast and there are several places to sit and talk with friends or just browse the Internet. 

Thank Joseph C
Burlington, North Carolina
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

always the best coffee! Consider this little gem one of my best finds in all our years of visiting Asheville!

Thank Shotgun99
Leawood, Kansas
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113 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The coffee was vey good and the scones were delicious but there was only one person working on the Sunday morning of a busy holiday weekend and the wait was long. My coffee was worth the wait.

Thank Debbie S
Atlanta, Georgia
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111 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

We loved this place. We got coffee twice, though we didn't get a chance to sit and enjoy the actual space. The first time, I got a shot of espresso, which was very smooth and flavourful. The second time, I got an iced mocha, which they were nice enough to customize a little bit. I also tried the cranberry chocolate... More 

Thank S T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2823
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-258-2004

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