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“lives up to the hype”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Early Girl Eatery

Early Girl Eatery
Ranked #46 of 781 Restaurants in Asheville
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
Lenoir NC
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152 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“lives up to the hype”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

We had heard good things about this place from friends, and since we were in Asheville early this morning we thought we would give it a try. There was a line outside the door before they opened and we were fortunate enough to be among the first to enter. I had the Sausage,egg,bacon,potato, mushroom scramble, while my wife had the same thing with sweet potato and the strawberry,sunflower seed pancakes..everything was excellent. If you are in Asheville this is a must do.

  • Visited August 2014
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Hip Breakfast”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

I eat here regularly when in Asheville. While there may be a wait, once you are seated service is prompt and friendly. The Early Girl Benny is one of the best breakfast dishes I have ever eaten. It is their take on eggs benedict and has a tomato gravy that is very flavorful. With country ham added, this is a unique Southern take on a classic breakfast dish. My wife usually gets eggs and bacon or country ham. Dishes come out quickly and servers are efficient. Yep, this is good stuff.

  • Visited July 2014
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Black mountain
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Whats all the hype?”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

This was recommended to us but was not good at all. We waited for 25 minuted to eat and was greatly disappointed. Dont bother unless u want to waste ur time and money!

  • Visited August 2014
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Tenafly, New Jersey
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128 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Best place for breakfast in Asheville”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

Always a line out front but the wait is worth it. Hearty and plentiful Southern cooking, but healthy options are available.

Visited July 2014
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Asheville, North Carolina
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Good food at a reasonable price”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

I thought the food was very good but think it could be better. Like to see a bit more selections overall, still, a good place to eat alone or with your family.

  • Visited December 2013
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Thank Tom81745
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