Asheville is known for so many wonderful things, chief among them is the dining choices. As a foodie town with so many excellent options, it can feel a bit daunting trying to decide which of the many restaurants is worth a visit. Over the course of many visits to this mountain town, I have compiled a list of our favorite restaurants for when you visit beautiful Asheville.
In the picture-postcard village of Yorktown, Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters is a great escape from the beautiful, but crowded waterfront. Located in the historic Cole Digges House on Main Street, Mobjack prides themselves in serving the highest quality coffee, delicious baked goods, and specialty sandwiches in a fairy-tale cottage.
New Orleans food scene is so incredible you won’t find anything like it anywhere else. At the center of this culinary magnificence are the famous cuisines of the region’s Cajun and Creole people. There is a difference between these two styles. Simply put, Cajun is country food and Creole is city food. These distinctive cuisines are found on menus throughout New Orleans. For some of New Orleans’ best flavors, on your next visit, try one or all five of these highly sought after places to dine.
On a recent trip to Kaua’i, I was quite fortunate to make a wonderful new friend, Shere’e. Growing up on Oahu, Shere’e was proud of the islands she calls home. During our time together, she freely shared a great deal about her Hawaiian culture, including many of her favorite Hawaiian dishes.