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12 Bones Smokehouse

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12 Bones Smokehouse12 Bones Smokehouse

Type: Bar, Eatery

3578 Sweeten Creek Rd
Arden, North Carolina, 28704-2506
United States

(828) 687-1395 | map

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Added by SaCkErZ9 on 06-27-2009

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Photo of mbrown26
4.15/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 5

A great local restaurant that smokes ribs right. There are two locations. This review is of the restaurant in the south Asheville area.

A: A good rib joint that has the feel of a local hot spot and not a mass chain. They converted an old car repair shop and kept the same layout of the original building.

Q: Never been disappointed. It is consistent and consistently good.

S: You order at the counter and then they deliver. You get your own beverage. It's a very efficient way of ordering. The staff is always friendly.

S: A great selection of ribs, pork, chicken and various sides. Love the blueberry sauce and corn pudding. They always have a good variety of local beer on tap. Won't find bud light in this place. I think I always see brews from Highland and Pisgah.

F: Great food!

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Photo of SaCkErZ9
4.08/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5

This is a new 12 Bones location outside of Asheville, near Fletcher. They also have a location near downtown Asheville, which is basically a carbon copy of this one.

This place is always busy and rightly so; the food is great. It is basically do-it-yourself, kind of like the Soup Nazi. Walk in and order your food, get your drink, and sit down. They bring the food to you but the rest is up to you.

Decent beer selection, all craft. They had 3 Highland taps, one each of Green Man, Asheville Brewing, Wedge, and Pisgah. They also had the Highland bottle selection.

The food is great. Its a little pricey, around $7 per person for lunch or dinner. I have had the ribs every time I have been there and they are stellar. The jalepeno cheese grits and cornbread are great sides.

This place is a bit hidden so look for the 12 Bones sign on Sweeten Creek south of Fletcher.

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12 Bones Smokehouse in Arden, NC
4.08 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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