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Book your Cúrate reservation on Resy
closed monday
tuesday-thursday 4pm-10:30pm
friday-sunday 11am-10:30pm
13 biltmore avenue
asheville, nc 28801
(828) 239-2946
CÚRATE BAR DE TAPAS

Experience the essence of Spain in downtown Asheville! Housed in a renovated 1920s bus depot, Cúrate offers traditional Spanish tapas in a warm and lively atmosphere with an open kitchen. in 2022, Cúrate, helmed by Katie Button & Felix Meana, received the James Beard Foundation Award for Outstanding Hospitality.

For those who have visited Spain, the Cúrate menu will bring back memories of the country’s best jamón Ibérico, vermuterías, and lively tapas culture. In recognition of the restaurant’s all-Spanish wine list, Cúrate was listed as one of America’s 50 Wine Restaurants We Love in 2021 by Wine Enthusiast Magazine. Cúrate means ‘cure yourself’ in Spanish, reflecting the belief that there are curative effects in sharing good food and wine with family and friends.

SAMPLE MENU

menu changes seasonally

food allergies?
please notify your server!

GF: Gluten Free
LF: Lactose Free
V: Vegan
TNF: Tree Nut Free

we compost all paper & food materials
our bread is produced in a facility handling tree nuts, milk, eggs and soy

* this menu item contains raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs; consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness

Join us to celebrate World Tapas Day at Cúrate on June 20! Reserve a table or grab a seat at the bar and dive into our authentic Spanish small plates. We’ll have the perfect wine or Sangria to pair with your meal. 🍷 

Book now with @Resy by clicking the link in bio.
Uncork a world of Spanish delight at Cúrate's exclusive Sherry Wine Dinner! 🍷 Imagine an evening of pure indulgence, where every bite and sip transports you to the heart of Spain. 🇪🇸

Join us on Wednesday, May 29 in Cúrate’s Private Dining Room for an unforgettable journey into the world of sherry. Enjoy six meticulously crafted courses, each paired with the perfect sherry from Spain. Our sherry experts, Felix Meana and Jessica Salyer, will be your guide, unlocking the secrets and stories behind this treasured wine. Prepare to have your palate tantalized and your appreciation for sherry elevated to new heights.

To get tickets, click the link in our bio.
In collaboration with Botanist & Barrel, the 2024 version of our Cúrate Spanish Style Cider is now here! Infuses crab and heirloom apple varieties grown in storied orchards in North Carolina and Virginia and finished in cognac and chardonnay barrels. Catch the notes of melon, pear, and citrus! 🍎🍐

Available now at Cúrate, @labodegabycurate, @botanistandbarrel, and @botanistandbarrelasheville. Will be available online soon at @curateathome. Stay tuned for the release date!
We’re excited to share that Andrew Buie, Pastry Chef at Cúrate, has been named a member of the BentoBox 25: The people, restaurants, and organizations shaping the hospitality industry right now!
 
“Andrew pushes the boundaries of creativity, infusing local Blue Ridge Mountain-grown ingredients with the authenticity and culture of Spain. [He’s] always thinking of ways that the pastry team can enhance the guest experience through surprise and delight in ways that are creative.” - Katie Button and Felix Meana, Co-founders of Cúrate

Learn More: https://www.getbento.com/trend-report/bentobox-25/
Happy Mother’s Day! Hope your day is as sweet as our Tarta Liquida.
 
Mark your calendar to make reservations and join us next year to celebrate this special day.
Crema Catalana

Crema Catalana, a popular Spanish dessert, is available while supplies lasts. See it finished off here with a traditional caramelizing Iron.

Book your reservation today!
Join us for lunch! Every weekend, starting at 11 AM, add us to your lunchtime routine. Our full menu is the perfect way to fuel your downtown weekend plans. Book now to ensure a prime spot.
Let's make a difference! Join the restaurant community in support of Benevolent Spirits from Monday, April 15th through Sunday, May 12th.

In light of recent tragedy, we're mobilizing to support World Central Kitchen's incredible work on providing meals in response to humanitarian, climate, and community crises. The funds raised through the Benevolent Spirits will support their life-saving work around the globe. 

For every purchase of select drinks, we'll donate $1 to @WorldCentralKitchen:

🍷 @ Cúrate: La Sueca Sangria Roja (glass or pitcher) and NA Sangria (white or red)
🍹 @labodegabycurate : Gin-Tonic Aromático and NA Gin-Tonic

Let's come together to make a difference. Cheers to supporting an important cause! 🌍❤️ #BenevolentSpirits #WorldCentralKitchen
Save the Date: April 21st! 

Join us for our Wine Tones Dinner in Cúrate's Private Dining Cellar! 

Hosted by Marta Plana of Wine Tones, this exclusive event celebrates the flavors of Catalonia with a curated selection of wines paired with Catalan-inspired dishes. 

Tickets are now available!! Don't miss out on this unique private cellar experience! Reserve your spot now and enjoy a journey through Spanish cuisine like no other! 
Head over Resy for to reserve your seat. 
#WineTonesDinner #CatalanCuisine #CúratePrivateCellar
Looking for a refreshing sip minus the alcohol? Look no further! At Cúrate, we're thrilled to offer an array of delightful non-alcoholic options to elevate your dining experience. 

From NA beers, like Estrella Damm, to artisanal sodas that tickle your taste buds, we've got something for everyone. Come and explore our vibrant selection, because every sip should be a celebration!
Join us for your special night! 

At Cúrate, we specialize in creating unforgettable experiences for you and your loved ones, surpassing any other night out. Our dedication to exceptional customer service ensures that every moment is filled with warmth, hospitality, and culinary delight. Let us elevate your dining experience to new heights and make your special occasion truly remarkable.
From the pristine shores of South Carolina, @clammerdave's passion for the ocean runs deep, just like the treasures he harvests. It's the reason we've been buying amazing clams from him for so long.

 Whether it's the crack of dawn or the golden hues of sunset, you'll find him knee-deep in the surf, handpicking the finest clams nature has to offer. With each shell he brings ashore, he's not just collecting seafood; he's crafting memories and moments for families and friends to savor.

 Join us in celebrating Dave's dedication to his craft and the flavors of the sea!  #ClammerDave #SouthCarolinaSeafood #OceanAdventures
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What other options are available if we aren’t comfortable with dine-in? If you are unable to secure a reservation, or if you aren’t yet comfortable with dining out, try La Bodega by Cùrate – cafe, Spanish market and wine bar.

Is there parking available? We do not offer on-site parking or valet service, but the City of Asheville offers several parking garage options. See parking garage locations and pay rates.

Do you take reservations? Yes. Reservations are required, and can be made up to 60 days in advance through Resy for parties less than 12. For future events of parties of 12 or more, explore our group offerings.

Do you charge for cancelled reservations? While we do not charge for cancelled reservations, we appreciate as much advance notice as possible.

Do you allow walk-ins? Availability for walk-ins is very limited. Guests are welcome to stop by and ask the host team about availability during service.

Can I bring my own wine? Yes. You’re welcome to bring wine. We charge a $20 per bottle corkage fee.

Do you have outdoor seating? No. All of our seating is indoors.

Do you offer gift cards? Yes. Gift cards are available to purchase in the restaurant and online. Cúrate gift cards can be used at any of our businesses – Cúrate Bar de Tapas, La Bodega by Cúrate, or Cúrate at Home. If you are looking to purchase a gift card for a Cúrate Wine Membership, visit us at shop.curatetapasbar.com.

Do you have a dress code? No. You are welcome to wear whatever you like.

Do you allow children? We welcome children of any age! Highchairs and booster seats are available upon request. We do not offer a children’s menu, but our service team is able to provide guidance on kid-friendly items. Please include children in your final guest count even if they will not be dining.

Can I bring my pet? Due to N.C. Department of Health & Human Services regulations, pets are not permitted inside the building; however, official service animals are welcome.

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