Asheville Independent Restaurants


Find A Restaurant
Check out our dynamic list of Asheville Independent Restaurants to find the perfect place for your next meal in Asheville! Organized by region and cuisine, this catalog will guide you to phone number, address, menu and features of the restaurant which best suits your needs!
Shop AIR
Get more bang for your buck! For only $60 get $750 worth of Asheville's finest flavors! Be sure to like us on Facebook to find out the exact day that they hit the market and get your 2016 AIR Passport while they last!
AIR Dining Guide
The 2015-2016 AIR Dining Guide provides an easy reference to over 100 locally owned AIR Member restaurants! Whether you simply want one to keep in your car for those last minute dining decisions or you would like a case to distribute at your business, simply contact» today!

2015 Taste of Asheville

Kick Off the Holiday Season with Local Flavors! The 2015 Taste of Asheville, presented by Mission Health, will be held November 19 from 6-9 pm at The Venue. This event brings together best of Asheville's food and beverage scene with tastings and samplings of old favorites and new creations! Tickets are currently on sale at, so get 'em while they last !

2016 AIR Passport

Each year 1200 Passports are sold to AIR patrons and supporters across the region featuring a "buy one, get one" offer (up to $15) at approximately 50 of our lovely Asheville Independent Restaurants! The 2016 AIR Passport will go on sale in December of 2015. Like us on Facebook to be informed of the exact day that they become available and snap up yours before they sell out!

2015-2016 Holiday Hours

Need holiday reservations for your out-of town guest? Want to show your friends and family a taste of the local flavor?? Keep an eye out for our 2015-2016 AIR Restaurant Holiday Hours List and get your table reserved with plenty of time to spare!