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Bouchon

62 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2823
+1 828-350-1140
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
62 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2823
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a fancy place worth the wait, this is the place. Ambience, food, and service are all a solid 10. The duck was perfect, and my husbands beef burgundy was delectable. Will return!

Thank KelsieMoose
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was delicious. Wine list could be better. Champagne needs to be revised. Great Service. Reservations a MUST.

Thank seniormom2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bouchon is a must-do for my wife and I every time we return to Asheville. You won't find better French cuisine this side of the pond outside of a handful of chi-chi restaurants in NYC and Washington DC, and maybe not even then. Walking into...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fourth or fifth visit to Bouchon, and we have never had a bad or even average meal. The one drawback to the establishment is that you are going to have to wait. The venue is small and leads to waiting. There is...More

2  Thank Mitchell M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our dinner at Bouchon. Be prepared to wait for your seat. They do not take reservations. We were fortunate to quickly get a seat at the bar event though we arrived early (5:30) in the night. The couple that arrived behind us was...More

Thank cale a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Bouchon on a recommendation from a staff member from the Grove Park Inn. No reservation so we arrived early on Wednesday, at 4:30 PM. They open at 5:00 PM. Wednesday just happens to be "All you can eat mussels" night, so a line had...More

Thank P43VDrobertb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since they don't take reservations we were able to wait around one night and get a good seat at the bar. The hostess told us the estimated wait was two and a half hours! The food was wonderful and the wine was tasty. I would...More

Thank Clint M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in at 5:00 PM (they do not take reservations) and got seated immediately. Those getting there a 5:20 had a wait. That said, the wait will be worth it ... we had a half order of "Paris" mussels - perfectly seasoned and delicious, the...More

2  Thank PKPISC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Asheville has many excellent restaurants and this is one of the best. Monday nights features unlimited mussels — and an unsurprisingly busy night. Get there by 5 if you don’t want to wait. The atmosphere is cozy. The service is amazing. (Bouchon is known for...More

2  Thank Pomommie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always try to get to this restaurant when I visit Asheville. Great staff. Friendly service. Fantastic mussels. They run all you can eat mussels during the week. No reservations are taken so order a glass of wine and wait on a table. It’s well...More

1  Thank AcclaimedTraveler
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Angela A
17 June 2017|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
Nope. (*SMILE*) Casual is fine.
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franhensleyhouse
8 December 2016|
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Response from ShirlyUJest |
No, they do not. Bouchon Asheville is walk-in only, first come, first serve.
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golfikrols
9 June 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have a bakery. Bouchon is a bistro and doesn't open until 5:00 pm. Perhaps you are confusing it with its sister restaurant next door, Creperie Bouchon, which is more of a Parisian cafe, but still not a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801-2823
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-350-1140
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