Lexington Avenue Brewery | Asheville, North Carolina
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Lexington Avenue Brewery
Good based on 39 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

39 North Lexington Avenue
Asheville, North Carolina United States 28801 [ print map ]
828 252 0212

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Hours: Mon-Sat 11:30am-2:00am, Sun 12:00pm-2:00am

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Beer Available At Lexington Avenue Brewery (arranged by most recent)
Lexington Avenue Eleanorís Rye 46, Lexington Avenue Waves of Grain 35, Lexington Avenue Buck Mild , Lexington Avenue Confession , Lexington Avenue Big Country Double IPA , Lexington Avenue Thumper , Lexington Avenue The Knuckle , Lexington Avenue Hop Burst , Lexington Avenue IPA 47
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39 reviews for Lexington Avenue Brewery
 Ambiance  78%
 Service  75%
 Selection  59%
 Food  78%
 Value  74%
 Overall  70%
 Rating  76%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
LilBeerDoctor  (349) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | January 1, 2011
A cool new brewpub in Asheville visited on a Wednesday afternoon at opening. The bar is very cool - it is long and twists around the center. The underside has glowing lights that shine on the seats and turn them alternating colors. Dimly lit with a nice music selection in the background. There were ~8 beers on tap with 1/2 pours available. Although I only sampled 2 beers, they were pretty decent (and better than suggested in prior ratings) and Iíd certainly be interested to try more of their offerings. The food is excellent (I had the duck confit strudel). A cool place with great food - I would definitely like to come back here.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
lithy  (156) Capital of Appalachia, Pennsylvania | June 14, 2010
Cool place, was completely open air on the early Sunday afternoon with lots of fans going. Nifty bar with color change neon. A good guy on the piano hammering out a few tunes. Food around me looked good but I didnít order any. The beer was solid, 5, normally 6 on tap, Porter and White were standouts.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
Drake  (608) Free Union, Virginia | March 5, 2010
One of Ashevilleís newest breweries. A fair bit of parking is within close walking distance. Not cheap. but free. Nice ambience... a merging of the old industrial look with exposed brick and an art studio vibe. They have a covered patio which looks like it would be nice on a day that wasnít as cold as when I visited. The food is tasty. Beers are solid, and the assistant brewer stated they are still tweaking recipes and getting used to the equipment, so the beers should get even better. The beers are cheap and the food is average priced. The bartender was nice and helpful and I had a LENGTHY talk with the assistant brewer. Good experience overall, and I hope they do well.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
jandd1983  (218) Wentzville, Missouri | June 7, 2014
Stopped in right after they opened for the day. Just wanted to try a sampler and have a quick snack. Our bartender was helpful, gave a few tastes just to see what we wanted to try. Cool place with indoor/outdoor seating. Well worth the stop.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
dimenhetfield  (56) , Florida | December 8, 2010
They have some tasty beer, but I havenít had the food yet. It may get a little crowded at night, but still a nice place to visit.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
decaturstevo  (158) decatur, Tennessee | February 9, 2013
Large open bar with plenty of seating around for food. Outside seating when weather permits. Decent selection of taps. I was there just after they opened on a Saturday. Bar wasnít crowded but people were starting to fill the tables which gave me the impression that the food must be good. A place I have nothing bad to say about.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
MlhopeTC  (18) Orlando, Florida | October 24, 2012
Really cool place. Average beer. Great food. Super nice staff. They even pulled their projector screen down for us to watch a baseball game. Pretty much any sandwich option will be a winner, and the flights are cheap too.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
Kinz  (65) Glen Allen, Virginia | February 2, 2013
Hit here for lunch. Big place. Cool curved bar. I should have pointed this out long ago, but literally everywhere we went in Asheville had loads of custom wood and metal work in it - this was no exception. Fermenters behind glass with lots of neon. The beers were just so-so, probably the weakest line up I hit in the town. But the food was great, and again, incredibly cheap. I had freakiní duck confit sliders and the soup of the day - and it was something like $5. Worth hitting for the food, if not the greatest beers, they werenít bad.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
hellbilly  (139) scottsdale Łber alles, Arizona | October 19, 2011
stopped in on 7/15/11 and again for lunch three days later. bitchiní renovated location... very modern yet still soft and inviting...actually, it feels more like a trendy restaurant than a brewery... and no tvs! cheery service. food is above average for a brewpub.... maybe, good even. real frites + no fear of mayo= real food in my book. no doors in the bathroom + dyson hand dryers = awesome... the way every bathroom should be. 6 house brews plus two guest taps at the time... though the house stuff is very uninspired. great lab rat schwag!
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
DiarmaidBHK  (760) Lewisburg, Pennsylvania | August 29, 2011
Looks like it was a converted firehouse or something but unlike other places Iíve seen lately where you have a warehouse turned into a brewpub or a garage or a industrial facility this one does a great job of feeling like a neighborhood place. No tvís around so it does a good job of facilitating conversation. We went early Sunday so they had a piano player playing as we were eating. They had 6 house brews plus a big Belgian strong ale. The beers ranged from Solid to pretty damn good. By far the star of the offerings was the Oktoberfest which is listed in the database under Marzen. Just a beautifully balanced beer. They use a lot of hops for finishing so they had a dry, clean finish to them. They also have some of the cleanest and well appointed bathrooms Iíve seen and I love places that have installed those Dyson Blades in the bathrooms. You could argue there are brewpubs in Asheville with a better complement of beers, but this one was my favorite to visit on the trip.

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