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Cracker Barrel

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5 Crowell Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-1104
+1 828-665-2221
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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185 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We ate here twice during our visit to Asheville and found it to be on a par with other CB outlets. This chain are always reliable for good tasting, home-style food. We had a dinner and a breakfast. The staff here were friendly and attentive and despite being very busy, the attention to cleanliness and customer service was paramount t.

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Thank Footsloggers
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food was fast and excellent as usual. Waitress was super sweet and attentive. I would highly recommend.

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Thank Stephanie C
Louisville, Kentucky
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were quickly seated, food was excellent. Like all Cracker Barrels, a joy to eat at. Even though busy, we were served in a small amount of time.

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Thank Janet C
Camden, South Carolina
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We enjoyed the food, was glad to see there was not a crowd. We had gone several other places and they were very busy but not here. Food was good. Service could have been better. We were all distracted by the waitress huge holes in her ears. No earrings just huge holes that grossed us out and we could not... More 

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Thank Deana B
Denver, North Carolina
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251 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is the second, and last, time I order the pot roast dinner. I really like CB, especially their many breakfast meals - served all day. But this visit I tried the pot roast, having not been over whelmed the last time I tried it. Ditto this time. It is fatty, grey looking and looks processed. Not at all appetizing.... More 

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Thank Pat O
Fredericton, Canada
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Had a great meal here! Staff was super helpful and so friendly! Everything the waitress recommended was exactly as she described!! Delicious!!!

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Thank 775clc
Evansville, Indiana, United States
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

this one is located next to several Hotels and is easy to get too by walking Food is always great at these places

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Thank mistevens
Monkton, Maryland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

No matter what Cracker Barrell we visit, the food is always great and the staff friendly. This Cracker Barrell was no exception. The roast beef was tender and delicious and the fried shrimp in buttermilk batter was sweet and good. The gift shop is always a nice place to visit too!

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Thank Deb D
Enka
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Called the restaurant to place a to go order, was transferred to the back where the phone rang for over 2 min., it transferred back to the front & the same person answered - I said "I'm waiting to place a to go order", she said "oh yes" & transferred me again. This time the phone rang for 3 min.... More 

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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here today as a party of 8. We found the service to be impeccable. We were treated very well. Everyone seemed to really enjoy the fried chicken special today. I had Uncle Hershel's Breakfast and it was good. I do feel like the gravy has changed over the years and I don't enjoy as much. The gravy is to... More 

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Thank Michael B

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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
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Crowell Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-1104
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-665-2221

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?