Skip to Main Content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. United States
  3. Asheville / Western North Carolina
  4. Asheville
  5. Waynesville

J Arthurs

No Reviews
$30 and under

In business for over 80 years, J. Arthur's Restaurant is a family-owned and operated establishment that has become a long time neighborhood favorite. It has a large and extensive menu of familiar American dishes like seafood, pasta, salads and steaks. In addition to a large dining room, J. Arthur's Restaurant has a loft and private rooms for special occasions.Start with an appetizer like the jumbo shrimp cocktail, French onion soup, cheese sticks marinara or the garlic bread. For lighter fare, try the gorgonzola cheese, Cobb, Caesar or the house special salads. For the main course, guests have their choice of several J. Arthur's Restaurant favorites like the hamburger on potato bun, hamburger steak, home-style meatloaf, chicken tenders, fish and chips or the parmesan chicken sandwich.

Not available on OpenTable

Unfortunately, this restaurant is not on the OpenTable reservation network.

If you like, we'll notify you by email if this restaurant joins.

Is this your restaurant?
Claim this listing

0 Photos

No photos have been uploaded for this restaurant yet.



  • Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail$11.99

    Five chilled shrimp, steamed in Florida Bay and pickling spice, palate pleasing and heart healthy

    • Homemade French Onion Soup$7.99

      Crock of carmelized onions in beef broth topped with croutons & bubbling melted Swiss, Provolone and Parmesan cheeses….to die for!

      • Buffalo Wings$9.99

        served with blue cheese dressing and celery

        • Award-Winning Cheese Sticks Marinara$9.50

          Handcrafted crispy golden brown breading on the outside with OMG ooey gooey (that's right – ooey gooey!) Mozzarella on the inside

          • Arthur's Onion Rings$7.25

            hand-battered & fried to a crispy golden brown


            • World Famous Gorgonzola Cheese Salad$9.99

              It really is world famous; first served at Manero's in Greenwich, Ct. in 1946!

              • J. Arthur's Cobb Salad$10.99

                Egg, tomato, bacon, onion and Gorgonzola cheese with creamy avocado ranch dressing

                • Caesar Salad$8.99

                  Romaine lettuce and croutons with tangy Caesar dressing

                  Salad Add Ons

                  All salads available with

                  • Grilled / Blackened Chicken Breast$6.50

                    • Salmon$8.50

                      • Grilled / Blackened Steak$9.00

                        • 3 Fried Shrimp$11.99

                          Grill Menu

                          Served with warm rolls and choice of side

                          • J. Arthur's Hamburger on a Brioche Bun$10.99

                            You'll never go back! SEVEN heavenly ounces of fresh ground beef served with lettuce, tomato, pickle and onion

                            • Slow Roasted Homestyle Meatloaf$14.99

                              Bursting with flavor! Our original recipe with fresh ground beef and fresh vegetables, glazed and served with a tongue tickling tangy tomato jam over mashed potatoes

                              • Rick's Chicken Tender Basket$10.99

                                Plump, juicy tenders, hand cut and breaded, fried to a golden perfection, served with French fries and our homemade honey barbecue sauce

                                • Old Fashioned Fish and Chips$16.99

                                  Crispy fried Atlantic cod served with tarter sauce and chips, (no side)

                                  • Chicken Parmesan Sandwich on a Potato Bun$9.99

                                    • Hamburger Steak

                                      Fork tender, fresh ground beef cooked to your liking and topped with mushrooms, onions & creamy pan gravy

                                      • 11 Oz.$14.99

                                    Specialty Entrees

                                    Larger Entrée Portions Available On Request. Served with warm rolls, side salad & choice of potato or vegetables. Caesar Dressing, add $1; Gorgonzola & Blue Cheese Dressing add $1.50

                                    • Prime Ribs of Beef

                                      All we can say is BAM!!!! This is what we are famous for

                                      • Sampler Cut - 6 oz$21.99
                                      • Pops Cut - 12 oz$31.99
                                    • Grilled Boneless Rib Eye

                                      Superbly marbled for a distinctively rich flavor

                                      • 8 oz$24.99
                                      • 11 oz$31.99
                                    • Barbecued Back Ribs$22.99

                                      A customer favorite: Huge portion of incredible back ribs, With our homemade woo-wee slap your grandma tangy barbecue sauce

                                      • NY Strip

                                        Custom cut and USDA choice, beefy and seasoned to perfection

                                        • 10 Oz$25.99
                                      • Gorgonzola Cheese Pasta$19.99

                                        with blackened steak & mushrooms (no side)

                                        • Sautéed Boneless Center Cut Pork Chop

                                          Seasoned and slowly sautéed, then served over house made apple chutney with a red wine and balsamic vinegar slow reduction

                                          • 8 oz$15.99
                                        • Chicken Marsala$16.99

                                          Chicken breast lightly sautéed with Marsala wine, sherry and mushrooms and served over homemade mashed potatoes

                                          • Chicken Parmesan Over Angel Hair Pasta$16.99

                                            An all-time favorite, chicken breast breaded with parmesan, fried, then smothered in Mozzarella served with fresh house made tomato sauce

                                            • Fresh North Carolina Rainbow Mountain Trout$21.99

                                              Locally raise, heart healthy, topped with house made sweet tomato jam

                                              • Jumbo Fried Shrimp$18.99

                                                A party in your mouth! Six jumbo shrimp dredged in our homemade breading, fried to golden perfection, served with cocktail sauce & lemon

                                                • Maine Lobster Tail

                                                  Two 6 oz. tails It's not only for celebrations! Cold water tails served with drawn butter

                                                  • Market Price
                                                • Grilled Salmon$21.99

                                                  Healthy for your heart and mind – and delicious! Served over fresh sautéed spinach and topped with lemon butter and capers

                                                  • Chicken Piccata$16.99

                                                    This dish is a beauty! Pan fried chicken breast in a white wine, lemon butter with capers over angel hair pasta

                                                    • Bourbon Pecan Encrusted Chicken$18.25

                                                      This will change your life! Sautéed pecan breaded chicken breast topped with a Jim Beam Bourbon reduction and served over mashed potatoes

                                                      Add To Any Meal

                                                      • Side Salad without Entrée$4.99

                                                        • Side Salad with Grill Menu$2.79

                                                          • Gorgonzola or Blue Cheese$1.50

                                                            • Sautéed Mushrooms$2.50

                                                              • Sautéed Onions$2.50

                                                                • 3 Fried Shrimp$9.99

                                                                  Special Guests Under 12

                                                                  Served with rolls, applesauce or fries or vegetables. Ask about our tomato jam, Gorgonzola cheese and cheesecakes to go!

                                                                  • Hamburger$5.99

                                                                    • Cheeseburger$6.99

                                                                      • Meatloaf$6.99

                                                                        • Barbecue Ribs$9.99

                                                                          • Chicken Fingers$5.99


                                                                            All of our yummy desserts are homemade in our kitchen

                                                                            • Old Fashioned Strawberry Shortcake$6.50

                                                                              Homemade pound cake covered with strawberries, vanilla ice cream and whipped cream

                                                                              • Key West Key-Lime Pie$5.50

                                                                                Refreshing, creamy and tart

                                                                                • J Arthurs Mud Pie$7.00

                                                                                  Another of our specialties- coffee and vanilla ice cream layered between crunchy heath bars and Oreo cookies - for sharing!

                                                                                  • Turtle Pie$7.00

                                                                                    Lots of caramel, crunchy nuts and pecan praline ice cream – lots to share

                                                                                    • Sundaes$5.00

                                                                                      Chocolate or vanilla ice cream with hot fudge, whipped cream and a cherry

                                                                                      J Arthurs Cheese Cakes

                                                                                      We are known for these around here- homemade by Rick in our kitchen and are out of this world. Also sold by entire cheesecake

                                                                                      • NY Style

                                                                                        • Oreo

                                                                                          • Bourbon Pumpkin

                                                                                            • Chocolate Chip

                                                                                              • Red Velvet

                                                                                                • Moonshine

                                                                                                  • Turtle

                                                                                                    For menu edits, please contact SinglePlatform at (866) 237-4564.

                                                                                                    Be the first to review this restaurant

                                                                                                    At present, J Arthurs has no reviews. Please add a review after your dining experience to help others make a decision about where to eat.

                                                                                                    Not available on OpenTable

                                                                                                    Unfortunately, this restaurant is not on the OpenTable reservation network.

                                                                                                    If you like, we'll notify you by email if this restaurant joins.

                                                                                                    Is this your restaurant?
                                                                                                    Claim this listing
                                                                                                    Become an Insider

                                                                                                    Gain access to exclusive offers, best-of lists, local events & more (you can unsubscribe any time).

                                                                                                    • Privacy Policy
                                                                                                    • Terms of Use
                                                                                                    • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
                                                                                                    • Do Not Sell My Info (California)
                                                                                                    Copyright © 2021 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 700, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
                                                                                                    OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
                                                                                                    Booking LogoPriceline LogoKAYAK LogoAgoda LogoRentalcars LogoOpenTable Logo