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Edison - Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC

Edison - Omni Grove Park Inn

4.4
4.4
2766 Reviews
$31 to $50
Contemporary Southern
EDISON, craft ales + kitchen is an inventive bar and restaurant that brings together the food culture and local flavors of downtown, with expansive indoor and outdoor seating and spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Named for frequent historical visits from Thomas Edison and his "Vagabonds" (Edison, Harvey Firestone and Henry Ford), EDISON serves NC craft beers, small batch bourbons, handcrafted cocktails, and regionally inspired food in a contemporary, fun, and artistic setting.

Several renowned artists who celebrate the creativity of the area and call this community home are showcased in the indoor dining room, offering our patrons a true Asheville experience.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 71 times today

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Contemporary Southern, Contemporary American, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

  • Hours of operation

    Fri, Sat 11:00 am–11:00 pm Sun 11:00 am–10:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu 4:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (828) 252-2711

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Private party facilities

    We feature a private dining room that accommodates up to 16 guests for a seated diner. Please call the resort for details.

  • Private party contact

    LeShall Conklin and Nikki Forstka: (828) 252-2711 ext. 7046

  • Neighborhood

    Asheville

  • Cross street

    Charlotte Street

  • Parking details

    Guests can drive up to the main entrance and be assisted by valet for $35 for day parking and $25 for overnight guests. Self-parking is $25 per day parking and $18 for overnight.

  • Public transit

    Grey Line Historic Trolley Tours<br />ART

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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What 2,766 people are saying

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4.4
4.4 based on recent ratings
  • 4.3Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4Value

NoiseModerate

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    Scenic View

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  1. KH

    KimH

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    We had a lovely dinner and a fabulous wait staff. Good food. Nice restaurant and environment. HOWEVER, to end the evening with a stiff $35 valet ticket AND a tip on top of that, makes this a very pricey evening. I don't understand why the restaurants can't validate a valet ticket for at least 50% off. Makes it unlikely we will come back very often. And by the way the valet Parker mentioned that it was $20 to park.
  2. TW

    ToniW

    Charleston

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall4food4service3ambience5
    Server was pleasant and knowledgeable but must have had more tables than we could see. Food was delivered by staff but refills were slow in coming and the final check took approximately 20-25 minutes to make it to our table. The restaurant is incredible and I’m sure our wait time experience was not the norm. Would definitely give it another try.
  3. AC

    AngieC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The restaurant staff is great and the food was delicious. We were seated near the windows and have a beautiful view of the mountains. While we were eating the alarm went off, lights and high pitched buzzing. Within 10 minutes it stopped. The wait staff went to each table apologizing for the inconvenience.
  4. RG

    RebeccaG

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined 4 days ago

    overall2food2service5ambience1
    Our overall experience at the Edison was disappointing. First of all, it costs us $25 just to park for an hour in their parking garage. The weather was crummy, which of course has nothing to do with the Edison, but when I called with questions about our outdoor seating if if I should cancel before the upcoming storm, the reservation operator assured me that there were heaters and blankets and it would be lovely. The heater above our head puttered and squeaked the whole time we were there. We had a lovely server, but that really didn’t make up for the subpar food and the disappointing atmosphere. If I could do it again, I would have chosen one of the many great options downtown Asheville & saved my $25 in parking.

    Edison - Omni Grove Park InnResponded 2 days agoThank you for providing us with detailed feedback based on your recent experience. We want to apologize that the experience you had while dining at our restaurant did not meet your expectations. Please know that because of the fall & holiday parking fee, we are able to donate a portion of the proceeds to help give back to those in need. Since 2013, we have been able to donate over $680,000 to not-for-profit partners in Western North Carolina, and we appreciate your contribution to this program.

  5. W

    Wiley

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined 4 days ago

    overall2food4service1ambience4
    Very slow service. Waitress had zero charisma and perfected the disappearing act. It took 90 minutes to get in and out. The food was fantastic as was the view.

    Edison - Omni Grove Park InnResponded 2 days agoThank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback based on your recent visit. We want to apologize that the service did not live up to your expectations. This is not the high quality of service we aim to meet. We hope you will dine with us again soon so that we may better serve you.

  6. DT

    DawnT

    Jacksonville

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    overall3food3service3ambience5
    Our open table reservation wasn’t in their system even though we could show them our reservation email. Our waiter had to be a bartender also. Therefore, service would be spotty although many other waiters were just hanging around doing nothing. We had to sit at a high boy table, not a dining table also. Food was just okay this time.
  7. CD

    ColinD

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Sat on the heated patio. Great service and views. Would highly recommend the Edison over some of the other restaurants in the hotel.
  8. AP

    AlissaP

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Outstanding view, inviting atmosphere and delicious food.
  9. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Atlanta

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Went for my mothers 70th bday dinner. We sat on terrace. Food was good atmosphere was great
  10. N

    Nomad

    Tahoe

    31 reviews

    4.0

    31 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall4food3service4ambience5
    Paying for the location/view. Food pretty good but overpriced. Beautiful sunset and Mountain View but we probably would not return. Keep in mind valet parking $25 for dinner.
  11. m

    marycatfood

    Cincinnati

    9 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    9 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall3food2service3ambience4
    While the outdoor seating can’t be beaten for a beautiful sunset view over the mountains of Asheville, the food was almost a complete disappointment. We ordered white clam chowder, and two pasta dishes. Both courses came out together. While the chowder was watery, it tasted okay. This turned out to be a lifesaver, as the white sauce and broccoli pasta was bitter and inedible. Paid $30 for two bites.
  12. g

    gigi

    Austin

    23 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    23 reviews

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall4food4service5ambience4
    Food was good but not many low carb veggie offerings.
  13. KS

    KatS

    San Diego

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on September 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Great place with an amazing sunset view!
  14. AG

    AnthonyG

    New York Area

    6 reviews

    3.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on September 26, 2022

    overall3food1service1ambience4
    View is beautiful. Food was terrible and service was below par. Menu choice very limited. With such a great location and view you would think it would have a upscale fine dining with great food.
  15. LM

    LynelleM

    Western NC

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 25, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Can't beat the view! Food was generously proportioned and excellent. Service was also excellent.
  16. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Tallahassee

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 25, 2022

    overall3food3service2ambience5
    Great view. Service was very subpar
  17. BW

    BrianW

    Naples

    13 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on September 24, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The view alone would make the dining experience fantastic but add in great service and terrific food at the Edison and this was a wonderful evening. Oh did I mention the incredible sunset over the mountains!
  18. JD

    JenniferD

    Atlanta

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 23, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food was delicious and service was excellent! Can’t wait to come back again soon.
  19. KC

    KarlC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 22, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Perfect sundowner dinner, live music , Great Burger
  20. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Atlanta

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on September 22, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Sunset view was breathtaking.
  21. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Austin

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 21, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience5
    Absolutely beautiful venue, however sun very intense before 7 pm in September. Loved it once the sun set.
  22. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 21, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience2
    Asked for a outdoor seating and ate inside while half the outdoors seemed to be open.
  23. B

    Brianna

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 20, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We went for our anniversary and the server was kind enough to bring over some champagne to celebrate. Server was great!
  24. m

    mojo

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 18, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience5
    Fish and sides were excellent, beef was tasty but tough. You wont be able to beat the ambiance, watch a beautiful sunset from your table.
  25. A

    Ashley

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Amazing views and atmosphere. The food is good for standard southern fare, but what you’re really coming here for is the mountain view and service. Arrive 30 minutes before sunset for the best views.
  26. J

    Jumperwire

    Charleston

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The view of the mountain sunset is excellent from this terrace. The food and service was outstanding.
  27. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    19 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    19 reviews

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Great experience, we had a large party and the restaurant and bar management accommodated us all being able to sit together and enjoy the views as well as the college football game we wanted to watch! Great customer service!! Will be back!!
  28. TN

    TerriN

    Richmond

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on September 17, 2022

    overall3food3service1ambience5
    Great view excellent table, recommend reservations. Service was poor, we waited 50 minutes for our lunch meal. I had to hunt the waitress down. No mention of why the food was taking so long until I walked over to get her.
  29. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 16, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Anniversary
  30. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Charlotte

    3 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 16, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing! The sunset was gorgeous
  31. K

    Kimberly

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 16, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience5
    We got stuck in traffic and the hostess was so helpful in moving our reservation to a little bit later while we were on our way. Our waiter was able to answer all the questions we had about the menu, as well as make recommendations. Both our drinks and food were delicious! We even gave some feedback about a new dessert and the waiter seemed genuinely interested and let us know he would pass the feedback along to the chef. And well, the views simply can't be beat! We had a great dinner at Edison and will definitely be back!
  32. MC

    MarkC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 16, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience4
    Excellent service by the hostess and server . Thank you
  33. DR

    DonR

    E. Tennessee

    3 reviews

    4.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 16, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience4
    Great view by sitting outside looking at the mountain range. Great weather, not busy when we were there before the Friday rush. Waitress was great as well as the service by other team members. Good drink selection.
  34. DM

    DanteM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 15, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent view. Service was outstanding and attentive but not intrusive. The food was well prepared and cooked perfectly. We had the pasta and the whole fried fish. Recommend for a calm and relaxing meal.
  35. DM

    DaleM

    Atlanta

    13 reviews

    2.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on September 15, 2022

    overall2food2service1ambience4
    There was simply nothing worthy of the price for this meal. The buffalo meatloaf was unexciting, simple flavor, something I would have expected at a Denny's. Our waitress was way over worked, it was evident that they were covering way too many tables. If your going to pay nearly $100 for a meal for two, they need to figure out a much better menu, as that was of no value. When it came to the location and view, unreal. This site is awesome, and deserves to provide a meal that matches that expectation.

    Edison - Omni Grove Park InnResponded on September 23, 2022We appreciate you taking the time to reflect on your experience. The feedback you provided is being passed on to our Food and Beverage Team so that they can continue to better serve our guests in the future. We hope you will dine with us again soon so that we may rectify your impressions of our restaurant.

  36. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Charlotte

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 15, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    It was a great experience. Food was delicious and you couldn’t beat the view. Our server was wonderful and helped make my husbands birthday special. I would definitely go back.
  37. NM

    NancyM

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 13, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience5
    We loved Edison because of the ambience. The food was good, but not outstanding and the offerings were limited and a bit pricy. We had a long delay between our starter and entree but an extremely nice wait staff and an unbeatable view.
  38. CR

    CherylR

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 11, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    The whole experience was wonderful. The view, of course, is the main reason to go and it didn't disappoint. The hotel and the atmosphere were amazing. The food and the service were better than I expected. It is definitely worth going if you have never been before.
  39. MC

    MandyC

    Raleigh

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on September 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Our server was amazing as well as the food and view. Highly recommend.
  40. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on September 10, 2022

    overall2food3service2ambience3
    Way too expensive for what you get. Unfortunate because it's a nice place to visit.

    Edison - Omni Grove Park InnResponded on September 11, 2022Thank you for taking the time to leave us your honest feedback. This has been passed along to our Food & Beverage Management team to understand how we can better serve our guests in the future.

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
    • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

FAQs

Edison - Omni Grove Park Inn is rated 4.4 stars by 2766 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 71 times today
Google Map for Edison - Omni Grove Park Inn

290 Macon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross street

    Charlotte Street

  • Neighborhood

    Asheville

  • Hours of operation

    Fri, Sat 11:00 am–11:00 pm Sun 11:00 am–10:00 pm Dinner Mon–Thu 4:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Contemporary Southern, Contemporary American, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    Guests can drive up to the main entrance and be assisted by valet for $35 for day parking and $25 for overnight guests. Self-parking is $25 per day parking and $18 for overnight.

  • Public transit

    Grey Line Historic Trolley ToursART

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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