Frogs Leap Public House
The Frogs Leap kitchen, under Chef Kaighn B. Raymond prepares a new, seasonal menu every few days featuring local, sustainable, natural and organic foods. We strive to offer an exciting, diverse, ingredient focused menu combining Southern flavors with modern techniques and the best American products.
Sample the best local craft brews or a unique beverage from our seasonal drink list in a relaxed but elegant setting surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountains. Come in to Frogs Leap Public House to see why no one wants to leave Western North Carolina once they get here!
Wonderful restaurant and exceptional service. Neville was so knowledgeable about wine paring too!
Always a complete pleasure to dine there. We were greeted by a very friendly Nigel upon entering- letting us know that he was aware that we had theatre reservations and that time was of the essence. The new small plate crab fritters were spicy and delectable - according to our dining companions - as was the salad of rocket greens and pistachio crusted goat cheese. I had the trout over duck fat roasted fingerling potatoes - always good.
Always a wonderful experience. Staff is always very helpful and courteous. Did is well prepared and presented. Our favorite place in Waynesville
Frogs Leap Public House is now our favorite, go to place for excellent dining. We live in west, West Asheville and the distance to Frogs Leap is about ten minutes longer than it would be if we headed to downtown Asheville for dining. Parking has never been a problem for us in Waynesville.
The food, service and atmosphere are all excellent. We have never, EVER received any sub par service or mediocre meals at Frogs Leap. Food quality and freshness have always been consistent.
BRAVO, Frogs Leap... BRAVO!
This is our favorite place to eat! We can’t wait to come back !
Our favorite restaurant in Waynesville. Farm-to-table and delicious. The Devils on Horseback are the best we've ever had. The Chilled Beet Gazpacho was amazing as was the Honeysuckle Rose cocktail. Never had a bad dish. Service is excellent also. Highly recommend.
This is the best restaurant in town and the food is always prepared to perfection. We enjoy the farm to table approach with locally sourced foods. The chef does an extraorsinary job of preparing the food. We have never had a bad meal here. The service is always excellent as well and this visit was no exception. They use a wood fired oven, which smells great outside the restaurant. However, your clothes smell like wood smoke after dining here. A small aggravation to an otherwise great restaurant.
The food and service is outstanding.. so good we ate there last night and again tonight with a guest!
We have enjoyed Frogs Leap on several occasions. Once again, we enjoyed out time there this week. However, I have some dietary issues and found the menu to be difficult. I do not eat any dairy or meat. I do eat fish and seafood. One item I could have eaten was unavailable on Wednesday evening so I basically had one choice for an entree (small plate). I did not see any options for a vegan on the menu.
I think this needs to be considered as more and more people have food limitations.
Great food, fabulous service, great seating. Once again had a great time most enjoyable. That's why we keep coming back. Great place don't miss out.
Great place to go on a date night. Close to home without “Asheville “ frou-frou. Keep up the good work.
We were badly disappointed on our last visit. Evidently much of the staff was out sick but we were told we could be accommodated anyway. What they didn't tell us was that one of the people who was sick must have been the chef because all of the food was a disappointment - we've never had food this poorly prepared here (all 4 entrees were overcooked beef, pork & fish all overdone!), presentation was lackluster and staff attitude was definitely not up to par. It was a very important, major birthday and it was a real bummer of an evening, mainly due to the food and atmosphere. We're almost afraid to return...
Kim our waitress and Neville were outstanding. Attentive but not invasive. The food was spectacular and creative and scrumptious as usual! Thank you for our anniversary dessert- the salted caramel brulee was divine.
Always a treat to dine at FLPH.
The food is exceptional, the service personable, the ambiance is charming. It is locally sourced, seasonal food. Neville is an outstanding member of their service staff that made our dining experience fabulous!
We have visited Waynesville three times in the past 10 months, each time spending an evening at Frog’s Leap. The pork chop and pecan-crusted trout are favorites, and the service is always top notch.
Nice place for dinner
Another great meal, another great experience. The owners should be proud of their staff handling every detail while they were on vacation. We were so excited to see Andrew even if only for a short stand in.
Nevell our server NEVER DISAPPOINTS!
The black bass was cooked to perfection along with everything else.
If you have never been to FLPH, treat yourself, if you have been .... Go back :) it
Outstanding as always. Favorite restaurant in WNC. Very special.
Still one of out favorite places for dinner.
I really enjoyed my dinner and the cocktail recommended by my server. I look forward to returning in the near future.
One of our favorite restaurants in Waynesviile. Wait staff always excellent. Great food, good wine selection, nice cocktails.
They never fail to please our waitress Abigail was the best
We dine out almost every night in savannah where we live full time but when we visit Waynesville we always eat at our favorite and I mean favorite restaurant Frogs Leap. The truffle fries, Caesar Salad are staple favorites for us. Never had a bad meal. Eaten here at least 30 times.
Unique menu items, outstanding food and impeccable service make this the best restaurant in town.
We really enjoyed our visit to FLPH and can not wait to get back! Do not miss the fried goat cheese appetizer. Everything we had was fresh and perfectly prepared.
Awesome as usual, I never have come up to Waynesvillle Without going to the frogs leap
Best meal we have had in a long time ! Can’t wait to visit again !
I would recommend the restaurant as the food was delicious, but the prices have gotten a bit higher than most of my friends would appreciate. The atmosphere is warm, however the sound carries, and it is very hard to hear. I fear I may just be getting old, but I do not plan to return soon I am afraid.
Had a wonderful meal and experience at Frogs Leap. Had the Tenderloin and it was one of the best I've had in ages. My wife had the Lobster Risotto with Hen of the Woods and thoroughly loved it. Neville was our waiter and took very good care of us. It's a fairly long drive for us but one we'll definitely be making again!
Great experience !
Impressive menu selection, delicious and beautifully prepared food. Service was impeccable in an pleasing atmosphere.
The Frogs Leap Public House never disappoints. The food was outstanding, Neville our waiter was very attentive, and the night was perfect. Can't wait till our next trip there.
Another wonderful dinner at Frog's Leap. Our waitperson, Kim, was excellent, always appearing just when we needed her. The tuna appetizer was outstanding as were the Colorado lamb chop entree. Not to mention the salted creme brulee for dessert (to die for!). Every dish is a delicious creative mix of flavors that makes each mouthful a delight and keeps us coming back. The best restaurant in Waynesville.
Always love dining at Frog’s Leap! They make us feel that we are old friends and greatly valued.
Owner/manager did not seem at all happy. I'm really not interested in spending 130 dollars at a place that doesn't make me feel more welcome and appreciated. I'm weary of being around non joyful folks.
The food is amazing! So glad we stumbled on this little gem.
Amazing!! Delicious food and great service! Perfect!!
Eaten here several times , seems to be going to a limited menu , missed meat loaf and shrimp and grits , the pecan pie was amazing
Best food in Waynesville. Hands down. As good as, or better, than any fine southern restaurant in Asheville.
Great fresh local food brought to you by very friendly, sincere employees. Great atmosphere! Love it every time!