There’s No Other Restaurant In North Carolina Quite Like This One

As far as opinions of native North Carolinians go, Asheville is widely known as a melting pot of international cuisine. The entire state, in fact, has a plethora of interesting and flavorful food choices for when you’re in the mood to go out for dinner. However, when it comes to authentic cuisine served in a setting that’s pretty spot-on for an immersive dining experience, the following restaurant in Asheville belongs at the top your list.

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If you already love Mediterranean cuisine, and even if you don’t, a visit to Jerusalem Garden Cafe in Asheville is an experience to remember. Don’t forget to ask for a floor table in the “tent room!” The restaurant is open seven days a week: Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday from 11 a.m. to 10 pm., and Saturday/Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Learn more and make a reservation for the tent room on the official website here – and go here to follow them on Facebook! Bonus: On most Friday and Saturday nights, they have bellydancers! (See the Facebook page for dates!)


Keep reading here to learn why Asheville is one of the top foodie towns in North Carolina!