Perhaps the hardest part of Haute Route Asheville will be deciding which three or four restaurants to choose for dinner! There are so many options we can’t possibly list them all, so here are a handful of recommendations that are within walking distance of the Renaissance and Four Points Sheraton hotels.
Where: 13 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
Share small plates of authentic Spanish cuisine in a thoughtfully renovated historic space that served as Asheville’s bus depot more than 70 years ago.
Where: 1 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
Style: Contemporary American/Farm-to-Table
With a focus on serving local, seasonable and sustainable cuisine, Posana sources unprocessed, premium ingredients from nearly 65 different local purveyors & farmers and our gardens in West Asheville. Known for exceptional gluten free dining.
Where: 50 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801
Style: Pizza and Beer
If you’re looking for a laid-back atmosphere and guaranteed great pizza and entire wall of beer taps to choose from, walk over to Mellow Mushroom.
Where: 10 S Pack Square, Asheville, NC 28801
Style: Dessert and Coffee
No visit to Asheville is complete without a stop at French Broad Chocolate. And no complaining about the calories, nearly 200 miles and 20,000 feet of climbing mean you’ve earned a treat (or several).
There are a lot of great breweries within walking distance of the Renaissance and Four Points Sheraton hotels. We suggest:
Wicked Weed Brewing: 91 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 (Wicked Weed gets extra points for sponsoring Gran Fondo Asheville!)
Lexington Avenue Brewery: 39 N Lexington Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
One World Brewing: 10 Patton Ave #002, Asheville, NC 28801