New French Bar

This downtown bistro offers tasty Continental fare and a wide selection of drinks in a sophisticated atmosphere. Entertainment every night of the week.

Barley's Taproom and Pizzeria is appropriately named for the things they do best: beer and pizza. But this is better than just beer and pizza. Barley's offers an enormous variety of specialty beers on tap and by the bottle, and their pizza is...  Read More

Inspired by the 1960s film "Hairspray," this gay bar features dancing, DJs, live bands and karaoke. The cabaret shows starring female impersonators highlight the entertainment. Pool tables, air hockey and video games keep guests stirring. Daily...  Read More

This Eastern-inspired lounge exudes comfort and mysticism. Plush ottomans and banquettes surround the low hookah tables, and colored bulbs illuminate the dim space. The wide selection of Shisha flavors includes pistachio, chocolate mint, Arabic...  Read More

Mellow Mushroom

Gourmet pizza chain offers plentiful pies, calzones, salads and a popular beer selection. Don't miss Wednesday's \"mellow trivia\" night!

O. Henry's

A venerable presence on Asheville's gay nightlife scene, O. Henry's is considered to be one of the state's oldest gay establishments. Even with such history, O. Henry's doesn't rest on past laurels. The place is typically frequented by gay men...  Read More

Jack of the Wood

Taking its name from the Green Man figure of northern European mythology, this easygoing pub has a real local feel. Patrons hang out throughout the day, nursing pints of ale while they engage in conversation on a variety of topics. Inside the...  Read More

Stella Blue

Stella Blue promises a rigorous lineup of live bands, and the crowds that accompany them usually assure good turnouts and lively shows. The varying slate delivers a ready change in musical styles, but you can expect to find hip-hop, blues, jazz,...  Read More

French Broad Brewing Tasting Room

The tasting room of French Broad Brewing Company invites folks in to learn about the brewing process, to sample the end product, and to relax with friends to the company of a pint or two. The establishment has also built a strong following on...  Read More

Rezaz Mediterranean Restaurant and Enoteca

Named for its chef and owner, this intimate wine bar is a boon companion to Reza's bright, high-ceilinged restaurant. Its contemporary ambience is enlivened with texture, vibrant artwork, and ambient lighting. The enoteca's menu of light fare...  Read More