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Local Dining

Bay Breeze Seafood Restaurant

1830 Asheville Highway | Hendersonville
828-697-7106 |

At Bay Breeze Seafood Restaurant, you’ll find all your favorite seafoods from popcorn and jumbo shrimp to clams, crab legs, lobster, calamari, and a variety of fish including salmon and catfish. Prime rib, steaks, chicken and ribs are also featured and all are served with your choice of fresh sides, including fresh daily-cut vegetables. Choose from appetizers, salads and soups, sandwiches, fried platters or broiled. Save room for their tempting array of desserts. Eat in or carryout. Gift certificates are available. Two private banquet rooms for your special events accommodate groups up to 110. Visit the website for hours, lunch specials and complete menus. 

Eggs Up Grill

637 Spartanburg Highway | Hendersonville
828-560-EGGS (3447) |
Open Everyday 6AM - 2PM

Enjoy Breakfast, Brunch & Lunch 7 days a week at Eggs Up Grill and experience a sense of the Hendersonville community. Everyone who walks in the door is warmly welcomed and greeted with a smile! The aroma of freshly brewed coffee, savory bacon, hand-cracked farm-fresh eggs and juicy burgers on the griddle stir up your appetite while the warm hospitality and friendly service makes you feel right at home! They have everything to make you smile: from classic American breakfast, French toast, Eggs Benedict and carne asada burritos to burgers, sandwiches & salads, with vegetarian & gluten-friendly options, as well. Locally owned & operated by Daniel Fort, Eggs Up Grill is sure to serve up a smile and make you feel part of the neighborhood!

Moe's Original Bar B Que

114 N Main Street | Hendersonville
828-595-9200 |

Enjoy Southern BBQ in downtown Hendersonville! Moe's Original Bar B Que features award-winning Bama-style pulled pork, ribs, wings, turkey and chicken smoked over hardwood daily. Paired with traditional, fresh southern sides, you can enjoy carry-out, catering, dining in or eating in their outdoor seating area in Historic Downtown.

Mountain Deli 

343 N Main Street | Hendersonville

Mountain Deli is committed to serving the most delicious, best quality sandwiches they can provide. The entire menu features only fresh, natural ingredients from the best farmers and producers, and is available for dine-in, take-out, delivery or lunch on the patio. There are absolutely no artificial ingredients, additives or chemicals. They emphasize domestic and especially locally grown, seasonally fresh ingredients. Most items are made from scratch in the Deli; meats are minimally processed or cooked from raw; soups, salads & sauces are made daily. All sandwiches are custom made to order for the freshest possible experience. It just tastes better! Visit the website for the full menu and catering information.

Nora's New York Pizzeria & Italian Eatery

2111 Asheville Highway, Suite #9 | Hendersonville
828-595-9243 |

Chef John always has had a passion for connecting people over delicious, fresh, and creative recipes. After being classically trained with French cuisine and techniques for 6 years, life’s journey led him to North Carolina, where Chef John brought Nora’s New York Pizza & Italian Eatery to life. Named after his daughter, Nora, this business is truly a family affair! Stop by and you might see the father-daughter duo buzzing about making sure all guests have a great experience - from the deliciously thought-out recipes to the inviting atmosphere and excellent service. Also offering catering services.

Southern Streams Coffeehouse

1628 5th Avenue W | Hendersonville
828-595-2273 |
Monday-Friday 7AM-5PM, Saturday 8AM-5PM, Closed Sundays

Located along the Ecusta Trail, Southern Streams CoffeeHouse is a family-owned business in Hendersonville, serving organic, fair-trade espresso, coffee, and house-made pastries. Their grab and go menu includes items such as Lox Bagels, Avocado Toast and breakfast burritos, highlighting the family’s Colorado roots. Lunch offerings include sandwiches, wraps and salads. Pick up a coffee on your way up to Jump Off Rock or enjoy the day on their spacious outdoor patio. As the owners say, “Come and enjoy a coffee at our house.”

West First Wood Fired

101a 1st Avenue | Hendersonville
828-693-1080 |
Serving Lunch and Dinner Mon-Sat

West First Wood Fired creates handcrafted food with a Mediterranean aesthetic and features whole-wheat thin crust pizzas, organic pastas, rustic salads, soups, desserts and breads. They also offer gluten free pizzas and entrees. Enjoy a sophisticated, dynamic dining experience while watching your food freshly prepared in our open kitchen or dine alfresco on the deck. The full-service bar offers martinis, local brews and eclectic wines. They welcome you to join them for lunch or dinner.

White Duck Taco Shop

500 7th Avenue E | Hendersonville
828-595-9871 |

Colorful outpost of a taqueria mini-chain known for its eclectic, ever-changing combinations, White Duck Taco Shop offers tacos, quesadillas, snacks, soups, desserts and margaritas. The name White Duck Taco Shop originates from a nickname the Chef earned when she frequently got excited and talked too much to the kitchen staff. They called her “La Pata Blanca” which means White Duck. Located right next to the Historic Train Depot in the 7th Avenue District, parking is available in the rear and along the road.

Zen Hen Cafe

1794 Asheville Highway| Hendersonville
828-552-4585 |
Monday–Saturday 10:30AM–8PM, Closed Sundays

Zen Hen Café offers health-conscious, honest food with convenient and affordable quick, counter-service. Their promise is to serve you quality foods that are as natural, clean and local as they can find. Meals are prepared in small batch, from scratch to give you an abundance of choices, each made with care and your health in mind. Real Food. Right Now.

Hendersonville Magazine 2023-2024