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Veranda Cafe & Gift

119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
+1 828-669-8864
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (231 reviews)
“soups” (126 reviews)
“sandwich” (74 reviews)
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American, Deli, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined al fresco on a sunny cool day. It was perfect setting for the homemade soups and panini! Hungarian mushroom and Lime Chicken soup was extraordinary!

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Global250802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I eat lunch here regularly because no matter what I try it’s always delicious whether I eat in or take out. Staff is super friendly every time.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lisaconner17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a lady that works at the Asheville Visitors Center and it was a great suggestion. I had the Hungarian mushroom soup and it was fantastic. The veggie sandwich was delicious, as was the peanut butter pie! They were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank TeamSecretSanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable quaint atmosphere, great authentic yet unique southern food, and excellent service in small mountain town.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank minhuntersville
Reviewed 11 December 2018

This little cafe is only open at lunch, and during the noon hour, you'd best expect a wait! Their soups and sandwiches are exactly what you want for lunch, but SAVE ROOM FOR DESSERT!!!! The not have tasty ones, they know how to slice a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Sunshine820889
Reviewed 11 December 2018

There's a reason they have a waiting list year 'round: it's THAT good! The Hungarian mushroom soup is a favorite, and the sandwiches are more than generous. And then there are the home-made brownies at the check-out desk - yummm! As a local, I always...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Val T
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Everything was so yummy...You won't be disappointed! My husband had the Bombay Chicken Wrap. It was probably the best wrap we have ever tried. My son and I shared the McDibbs Roast Beef Au Jus which I thought was delicious, my little one wasn't crazy...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 899kellyl
Reviewed 23 November 2018

Rarely do you find it all! This small Cafe offers everything! A nice menu and very nice specials, great food, superb service and a warm atmosphere! My husband and I had lunch today on Black Friday and it was packed! Didn’t bother them one bit!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

We have been to Veranda several times for lunch. It’s such a funky and fun place with very nice staff. The food is so delicious. I can’t think where I’ve had better soups! This time I had the Hungarian mushroom soup. Oh yum! My husband...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 364deborahm
Reviewed 18 November 2018

What a great place to stop for lunch. We split a cuban sandwich and a bowl of she crab soup. Just delicious. Our server was wonderful and the gift shop sells some cute eclectic stuff.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank LPLoveToTravel
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Questions & Answers
Mary H
9 October 2017|
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Response from jeff b | Property representative |
We do have many options, including GF bread and today three GF soups.
Sandra M
2 January 2017|
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Response from jeff b | Property representative |
We sure can depending on the size of the order.
Sue B
29 October 2015|
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
Only open for lunch Monday-Saturday. 11-3pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Cherry St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-3424
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-669-8864
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Veranda Cafe & Gift Provides Best Lunch in Black Mountain to the Asheville Area.
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