Inn Around the Corner Bed & Breakfast – Black Mountain, North Carolina

Local Dining

We are very pleased to suggest a variety of dining choices right here in Black Mountain, many just steps away from our Inn, but all within minutes by car. In addition to great food and local hospitality, many venues have music especially during the summer season. Below is a listing of some of the local establishments and we are always happy to offer suggestions to help you in your decision.


Artisan Gourmet Market – Coffee & Wine Bar

2 East Market St.


Mon-Sat. 8am-7pm, Thurs 8am-8pm. Sun 8am-3pm.
Market -Mon-Sat 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-3pm. Wine Tastings Thursdays, 5pm-7pm.



Berliner Kindl German Restaurant & Deli

121 Broadway


Sun. 11:30-3:00 Mon-Sat 11:00 am-8:00 pm

Authentic German Restaurant with European atmosphere. German beers, wines and import store. A great local stop for dessert choices as well.


Black Mountain Ale House

117-C Cherry St.

(828) 669-9090

Open Mon.-Thurs. 3pm, Fri. – Sun. 11:30am, Sun. Brunch 11:30-3:00pm.
There are 19 beers on tap. Steaks, salads, burgers, wings, etc. Full Bar. Check with us about music offerings during the week.


Black Mountain Bakery

102 Church Street


Closed Sunday & Monday. Open Tues.-Sat. 8am-4pm.

A full service bakery and relaxed cafe with light lunch menu. Inside & outside seating. Special order breakfast trays, box lunches, and dessert trays.


Black Mountain Bistro

203 East State Street


Closed Sunday. Mon.-Thurs 11am-9:30pm, Fri. & Sat. 11am-10pm inside & outside seating.



Black Mountain Ciderworks

104 Eastside Pr. #307.


Tap Room open Wed-Thurs 3-8pm. Fri 2-9pm, Sat1-9pm.

Handcrafted, Small Batch, Artisanal Ciders from local apples.



Blue Ridge Biscuit Company & Bakery

601 West State St.


Closed Monday. Open Tues.-Fri.7am-2pm, Sat-Sun 8am-3pm.

Breakfast and brunch restaurant.



Dark City Deli

122 Cherry St.

(828) 357-5300

Monday – Saturday 11:00am – 2:00am; Sunday 11:30am – 1:00am.

Specialty gourmet sandwiches, burgers, scratch-made soups, fresh salads, vegetarian and gluten-free options.


Dobra Tea

120 Broadway


Mon-Sat 9am-9pm. Sun. 11am -7pm.

An Eastern Tearoom serving organic teas, delicious gluten free desserts and local light fare.


FRESH Wood fired Pizza and Pasta

100 S. Ridgeway Ave


Mon-Thurs. 11-9pm, Fri-Sat. 11-10pm, Sunday 12-8pm.

Hand tossed, wood fired gourmet pizza, pasta, fresh, salads, sandwiches, soups, breads, deserts. Inside & outside seating. The name says it all with all food for the restaurant provided by six local farms. FRESH does not take reservations, but the few minute wait is well worth the time.


Hey Hey Cupcake!

102 W. State St.


OPEN Tues – Sat 10-6pm

Cupcake shop, wedding cakes, bakery.
Kilwins Chocolates. Fudge & Ice Cream

116 W. State St.


OPEN Mon-Thurs 11-8pm, Fri-Sat 11-9pm, Sun 12-Spm.

Hand-dipped ice cream, fudge, and wide variety of candy.
La Guinguette Crêperie

105 Richardson Blvd.


Open Wed – Sat 11am-9pm. Sun 10-3pm.

French & Latin Cuisine. Appetizers, Tamales, Empanadas, Crepes. Beer & Wine. Inside & Outside seating.


Louise’s Kitchen

115 Black Mtn. Ave.


OPEN SUNDAY 10-2pm. Mon-Sat. until 3pm.

Breakfast & Brunch & Lunch all day!


Lookout Brewing

103 S. Ridgeway Ave.


Closed Sundays, Mon-Thurs 2PM – 9PM, Fri & Sat 2PM – 10PM

A glorified home brewer- having fun and making good beers – one small batch at a time. Watch us brew while you relax at the bar.


Monte Vista Hotel Palate Restaurant & Fitz’s Taproom

308 West State St.


Dinner Thurs-Sat 5-9pm (limited menu Wed.) Sunday Brunch & Dinner 11am-9pm.

Homemade soups, savory salads, and specialty entrees in remodeled turn of the centaury hotel. Full Bar



My Father’s Pizza

110 Cherry St.


OPEN Sun-Thurs 11am-9pm, Fri & Sat 11am- 10pm.

Hand tossed gourmet Pizza, Pasta, Salads, Subs, etc. Indoor & Outdoor seating.



Okie Dokies Smokehouse

2375 US Hwy 70. Swannanoa


Closed Sundays. Monday – Saturday 11am-8pm

All types of BBQ, great variety of sides.



Ole’s Guacamoles Inc.

401 East State St.

(828) 669-0550

Mon-Sat 11am-9pm

Authentic Mexican dishes. Full Bar


Pepperoni’s Gourmet Pizza

104 WNC Shopping Ctr. Hwv 70


Closed Sunday. Open Mon.-Thurs 10:30-9pm, Fri. & Sat. 10:30- 10pm, Sun. 12-8pm

Committed to the highest quality pizza, pasta, subs, salads & wings at an affordable price.


Pisgah Brewing

150 Eastside Business Park.


OPEN Mon-Wed 4pm-9pm, Thur & Fri 2-pm- 9pm, Sat. 12pm-9pm, Sun 2pm-8pm Open till midnight on nights w/music.

Brewery Tours: Sat 2:30pm.

Cash Only No credit card. ATM on-site.


Que Sera 

100 Black Mountain Ave

(828) 664-9472

Que Sera offers upscale casual dining experience with a great menu of dishes created from the finest, freshest ingredients. Be sure to check out the nightly specials on the Black Board! Full Bar available and the restaurant is attached to Tayloe’s raw bar for delicious oysters from a variety of locations, available on a rotating basis.



Red Rocker Inn & Restaurant

136 N. Doughertv St

(828) 669-5991

No Lunch. Closed Tuesdays & Sundays.

Dinner Mon-Thur 5-7:30 & Fri-Sat 5-Spm,  Breakfast (reservations suggested) 8:30am

Everything homemade -soup, salad, entree, potato, vegetables, biscuits w/apple butter, 10 desserts.


Sake – Sushi Japanese Cuisine

6 E. Market St

(828) 669-8833

Open Daily Mon-Thurs llam-3:30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 12pm-9pm.

Upscale restaurant featuring complete menu of Japanese cuisine.


Thai Basil

227 W. State Street

(828) 664-4322

Lunch Mon-Fri 11:30am – 2:30pm, Sat & Sun. noon-3pm. Dinner everyday Spm-9:30pm

Authentic fine Thai cuisine. Inside and outside dining. Dine in or Take out.



The Red Radish Catering and Red Radish To Go

404 East State St. & Black Mtn. Ave.


Pick up lunch M-F 11am-7pm Pick up dinners M-F 4pm-7pm – no restaurant service.
Trailhead Restaurant & Bar

207 West State St.


Open daily 11am-12pm.

The Trailhead is the closest restaurant to the Inn, less than a 5 minute walk! They have open mike music on Tuesdays and folk/jazz/zydeco on Wednesdays. In season music is also available on weekends.  Burgers, Sandwiches, soups, salads, Fish & Pork Tacos, Vegetarian selections, excellent entrée choices and more. Full bar. Inside and outside seating.



Veranda Cafe & Gifts

119 Cherry St


Lunch Only – Open Mon-Sat 11am – 3pm

Relaxing atmosphere with delicious assortment of sandwiches, salads, soups, delectable daily specials and tempting desserts. Special order box lunches.

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