North Asheville

“Possibly Turkey” –  Where to Eat and Drink in Asheville on Thanksgiving Day

“Possibly Turkey” – Where to Eat and Drink in Asheville on Thanksgiving Day

Stu’s got a Thanksgiving Day run-down for you.

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 7 – “Penance and Cheesecake”

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 7 – “Penance and Cheesecake”

Hello Asheville! The seventh and latest episode of the AVL Food Fans podcast has been recorded, posted, and is currently available to listen to and download, and you can even get it for free from the iTunes store! As always, Chef Joe Scully is my co-host, and this time, our special guests are Chefs Mandy and Christopher Butler from 50/Fifty: The Art of Dessert, and they brought us[Read More…]

Stu Helm: Food Fan on Episode 3 of AVL Food Fans Podcast w/ Chef Joe Scully

Stu Helm: Food Fan on Episode 3 of AVL Food Fans Podcast w/ Chef Joe Scully

Stu and Joe interview Jennifer Lapidus of Carolina Ground boutique flour mill, and baker Laura Geotz of Table/Tod’s Tasties/ Imperial life.

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on coffee, coffee, coffee, and men in Asheville

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on coffee, coffee, coffee, and men in Asheville

Stu goes off on coffee. As usual, beware the liberal use of four-letter words.

Chef Steven Goff to Leave King James Public House in Asheville

Chef Steven Goff to Leave King James Public House in Asheville

Goff had been with King James Pub for about a year.

Stu Helm, Food Fan: On Gan Shan Station, {Re}HAPPENING, Asheville

Stu Helm, Food Fan: On Gan Shan Station, {Re}HAPPENING, Asheville

The dumplings and curry pork special were delicious, but please change the in-house tunes, Stu reports.

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Punk Rock Sundays, balls, brains, and Asheville Industry Night

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Punk Rock Sundays, balls, brains, and Asheville Industry Night

Stu asks: Are you punk enough?

Stu Helm: Food Critic, on Zambra, Vue 1913, Grove Park Inn and Asheville romance

Stu Helm: Food Critic, on Zambra, Vue 1913, Grove Park Inn and Asheville romance

The atmosphere at Zambra is one of its romantic bonfa fides: dimly lit with an “exotic” vibe, there’s usually some sexy Euro-lounge music playing softly in the background.

Stu Helm, Food Critic on Brooklyn Bro’s, Fuddruckers, whole milk and Asheville kids menus

Stu Helm, Food Critic on Brooklyn Bro’s, Fuddruckers, whole milk and Asheville kids menus

Also, Stu wants to know if you’re a local, independent restaurant and you have a “kid’s eat free” policy.

Merrimon Avenue parcel sold as changes continue along section of north Asheville corridor

Merrimon Avenue parcel sold as changes continue along section of north Asheville corridor

The property at 348 Merrimon Ave. recently sold for $350,000 in an area that’s seen other recent development.

by April 16, 2014 4 comments Asheville News, North Asheville

Appalachian Tavern to open in former Northside Grill in north Asheville

The new restaurant should be open in late May.

Shambles is new bar opening next to the Chop Shop on Charlotte Street

Shambles is new bar opening next to the Chop Shop on Charlotte Street

The new bar by the Chop Shop guys will feature a menu put together by the next-door meat shop’s head butcher.

Photos: Allgood Coffee in Weaverville opens

Photos: Allgood Coffee in Weaverville opens

New coffeeshop near Jack of Hearts opens with vegetarian light fare, local coffee and more.

Word on the street: Neo Burrito considers new Woodfin location

Word on the street: Neo Burrito considers new Woodfin location

Reynolds Village could be next for the burrito joint, which has locations in Biltmore Village and off Patton Ave.

New details on GeekOut 2013, Asheville’s nerdfest

New details on GeekOut 2013, Asheville’s nerdfest

Local artists, theatrical and musical performances, workshops on indy filmmaking, tabletop card gaming and much more.

by February 26, 2013 0 comments Asheville events, North Asheville
Blue Banner: UNCA campus police sport body cams to record misdeeds

Blue Banner: UNCA campus police sport body cams to record misdeeds

UNCA’s campus cops will wear the cameras on either their clothing or their heads, the newspaper reports.

by February 20, 2013 7 comments Asheville News, North Asheville
Asking price for Asheville’s Harris Teeter location on Merrimon: $9.7 million

Asking price for Asheville’s Harris Teeter location on Merrimon: $9.7 million

That’s the word from an Ashvegas reader following the news that the Harris Teeter company is for sale.

Photos: Livi’s Pantry in North Asheville

Photos: Livi’s Pantry in North Asheville

New independent market now open just over the Woodfin border.

Photos: DOUGH preview

Photos: DOUGH preview

Set to open this coming Tuesday, DOUGH is off to a deliciously impressive start.

Ambrozia Bar and Bistro to open in North Asheville in April

Ambrozia Bar and Bistro to open in North Asheville in April

The “neighborhood bistro” will feature American cuisine.

Livi’s Pantry, new North Asheville neighborhood grocery, to open next week

Livi’s Pantry, new North Asheville neighborhood grocery, to open next week

New 2200-square-foot local grocery will offer natural and specialty foods, beer, wine, coffee and more.

Asheville release party Friday for Dale’s Pale Ale in stovepipe cans

Asheville release party Friday for Dale’s Pale Ale in stovepipe cans

Celebrate 19.2-oz. imperial pint cans at the Bar of Soap this week.

by January 29, 2013 4 comments Asheville beer, North Asheville
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