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Laughing Seed Cafe

££ - £££International, , Healthy
40 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
+1 828-252-3445
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
40 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As visitors to Asheville, we reviewed the menu posted outside the restaurant and decided the menu was really nice for a healthy lunch. We were here on a weekday. We were seated when the restaurant opened at 11:30am. I ordered the Seed Burger made with...More

Thank hawaiiwaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever I'm in Asheville, I try to grab a meal at Laughing Seed; it has been a favorite for years. As the title mentions, I'm not vegan nor vegetarian, but this place has some of the best food in the city. If you're in the...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a Sunday which is a brunch menu. it was excellent. We can not wait to try more of their menu items. Great Food, great service and great drinks. Cant wait to go back

Thank mmandbb37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this restaurant, but the service let me down yesterday. We arrived at 2:35 and were happy that brunch went until 3:00. We looked over the menu while waiting to be seated. At 2:45 the server came to our table and told us they...More

2  Thank macdude
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Vegetarian & Vegan options available. Cheese platter a bit expensive but tasty and great if no too hungry.

Thank kandicanes
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We popped in and sat at the bar for a great lunch experience. The drinks and food were fantastic and full of flavor.

Thank mnieters
Reviewed 5 June 2018

my daughter and I found this place when on a college road trip and couldn't get enough of it. When my husband and I returned to Asheville for a getaway trip, I wanted to make sure we stopped here. He too was pleasantly surprised. And...More

Thank mbamama
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a Bloody Mary and a snack. We sat outside on the patio as it wasn’t too hot. I love all of the vines and greenery outside. We ordered the egg rolls and they were great, the Bloody Mary was really good too....More

Thank carmen52794
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Enjoyed two meals here. Good service and creative vegan fare. Enjoy the jackfruit “pulled pork”sandwich, hummus, and veggie platter.

Thank edbatizu
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Atmosphere is chic, casual. Food is excellent. We had a fun, relaxing experience and plan to return.

Thank niaminiami
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Wall St, Asheville, NC 28801-2710
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-3445
The Laughing Seed Cafe is Asheville's original downtown international vegetarian restaurant. We've provided the finest organic, local, and farm-to-table vegetarian cuisine with an international flair for twenty years and counting.
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