The Scarlet Bee

$$ • Lebanese, Cocktail Bar, Mediterranean

853 Merrimon Ave, Asheville
(828) 552-3838


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for The Scarlet Bee

So we just moved very close to this restaurant, and ordered takeout tonight since it's probably the closest establishment to us. Called in and ordered literally every vegan item on the menu and I honestly have no words. I have to lead with how delicious the food was- I've never been big into Mediterranean cuisine, but this just knocked my socks off. The flavors were just so lively and well-balanced, it's really impossible to dislike. If I had to claim a favorite, full review
WARNING - this restaurant is not open for seat-in during COVID (take out only). The chef said he has tried to get YELP to switch without success.I am surprised that after having made a reservation a week in advance, no one took the time to reach out to me to let me know they are only doing take out. This was supposed to be the first stop in a Labor Day' culinary trip in Asheville NC only to arrive and be told this. Went somewhere else since we had planned dining out. full review
Not only is the name of the restaurant perfectly fitting for such an amazing restaurant but the food is perfectly fitting to warrant me saying this is the best Mediterranean food I have ever had and the cuisine, without a doubt became the "key" to my heart! I had the pleasure of enjoying the grape leaves, which were dipped in a succulent garlic sauce (I'm sure there were other ingredients in the sauce but all I can remember is the way it made my palate feel. The ratio full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 5 - 8:30PM
Wednesday 5 - 8:30PM
Thursday 5 - 8:30PM
Friday 5 - 8:30PM
Saturday 5 - 8:30PM
Sunday Closed

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