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Early Girl Eatery

8 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
+1 828-259-9292
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (84 reviews)
“biscuits” (221 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

My wife and I are in Asheville for a quick post holiday visit. We're trying as many good food spots as possible. And we were not going to be stopped by a 60 minute wait :) It actually didn't take anywhere near that long and...More

Thank Ricky S
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

The waiting area is small and plain-looking, but the chalkboard full of local farms they source their food from promised a culinary adventure. We were seated 15 mins into our 30 min wait, right by the window where we enjoyed the breeze and could clearly...More

Thank Chastity B
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

I stopped in for breakfast, nice unusual variety on the typical breakfast. Place seems to be popular with the locals, so that's a good sign

Thank Connor3699
Reviewed 25 December 2015

This is one of my Asheville stand-bys. Always a good brunch with a fun and vibrant vibe. Omelettes are terrific and mimosas are really good. I love the vegetarian biscuits and gravy!! Yum.

Thank IntensityN10
Reviewed 24 December 2015

This is a very local high volume restaurant. It's jam packed with tight fitted seating. Certainly not a handicap or wheelchair favorite. Now, the high volume of traffic is indicative of the quality of food. It was very good. The only reason I've given it...More

Thank L B
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

The early girl was very busy, but staff well organised with a wait list. The breakfast was really nice, with really fresh looking local eggs and that little bit of twist added to each of their menu items. The staff were really nice and you...More

Thank Drew P
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

This place is very average with nothing special about it. Except that you need a key that is attached to a big kitchen spoon to use the bathroom. There was 5 of us and no-one raved about the food at all. It was very average...More

Thank Joyce C
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Walked to this great downtown restaurant for breakfast, and each of us thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast. The three of us had pancakes, traditional eggs & bacon, and the quiche of the day, and all were really good. The staff was friendly and attentive without being...More

Thank DCD-OK
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

Veggie Breakfast Bowl with black eyed peas, spinach,scrambled eggs and gravy. With a touch of hot sauce on the side. Vegan Tofu Scrambler with marinated Tofu with green peas, red onion, mushrooms, tomato and spinach. Endless coffee and tea. Local jellies, jams, and honey. The...More

Thank Armina H
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I can understand the name. I arrived about 15 minutes before they opened and there was already a line. Early girl Benny was an interesting variation on my favorite breakfast dish. Warning to Benedict lovers, you may love or hate this version, so check the...More

Thank VRBO126408
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30 March 2016|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. For instance they use croutons made out of grits for their salads. I had a friend with Celiacs visit me here, and we found that it's pretty easy to find gluten free options in most restaraunts. There is a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-259-9292
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