32 S. LEXINGTON AVE
828.630.0330
WED - SUN / 8AM - 8PM
LA BODEGA BY CÚRATE

The Cúrate crew is excited to bring you La Bodega by Cúrate – an all-day cafe and Spanish specialty foods shop offering classic Spanish pastries and coffee, casual lunch, and takeout meals and paella. Fill your cart with the highest quality Spanish specialty food items, including charcuterie and cheese, frozen Cúrate favorites, and a full selection of wine, beer, cider, vermouth, and sherry — available for in-store shopping, dine in and takeout.

SAMPLE MENU

menu changes seasonally

ensaladilla rusa “la bodega”
potato, preserve tuna, olive oil mayonnaise, manzanilla olives, confit piquillo and smoked roe

empedrat / bean salad
mixed heirloom bean salad, black olives, roasted vegetables, caperberries

gazpacho 10oz / quart
classic chilled tomato and cucumber soup

ensalada verde
mixed greens, asparagus, spring vegetables, goat cheese, fried breadcrumbs, lemon-oregano vinaigrette

latas
select any tinned fish from the shelf,we will plate it with accompaniments

plato de embutidos y quesos
a sampling of cured meats and spanish cheeses

ask about our charcuterie platters for preorder in larger sizes

tortilla española*
the signature cúrate-style spanish potato and onion omelet

swordfish en conserva
confit swordfish, stewed lentils with chorizo, all i oli*, baguette

canelones de pato
catalonian stuffed pasta, confit duck, pork and foie gras filling, truffle bechamel, mahon cheese

bocadillo de jamón
serrano ham on a house baguette with tomato fresco and manchego

bocadillo de tortilla francesa*
soft rolled french-style omelette on a house baguette with tomato fresco

bocadillo de gambas fritas
crispy royal red shrimp on a house baguette with all i oli* and piparra peppers

hamburguesa ibérica*
apple brandy beef and cinco jotas ibérico pork burger, ibérico lardo, mushrooms, piquillo peppers, caramelized onion, all i oli*, house potato bun

croissant ‘bikini’*
griddled croissant, jamón casero, french omelete*, mushrooms sauteed with sherry, manchego, all i oli*

la pastelería / savory and sweet pastries & desserts

empanadilla a la gallega
premium spanish preserve tuna, tomato, onion, red pepper in true galician style

empanadilla de costilla
slow cooked short ribs, green olives, braised greens

ensaïmada
mallorcan sweet pastry enriched with eggs, rolled up with lard, and twisted into a snail shell shape for which it is named — perfect with coffee!

churros
classic spanish fried dough pastry, french broad chocolate dipping sauce

xuixo
classic catalan fried pastry rolled in sugar and filled with pastry cream

croissant
traditional pastry, made daily in house

croissant de sobrasada
rolled with mallorcan-style chorizo spread, made daily in house

flan de huevo
orange-saffron flan and smoked caramel

hazelnut chocolate croissant
hazelnut praline, dark chocolate, chopped hazelnuts

café / coffee

serving counter culture espresso

drip

café solo
2 oz shot of espresso

cortado
2 oz of espresso + 2 oz milk

café con leche
2 oz of espresso + 4 oz milk

ask about our daily wines by the glass, or for a chilled bottle to take home!

especiales / specials

paella available daily from 4-7pm
a classic spanish favorite, hot and ready to eat

$15 store credit for pan return

arroz con verduras
sprouting broccoli, green tomatoes, eggplant, blistered cherry tomatoes, all i oli*

paella add-ons
pacific blue prawns, roasted guinea fowl, braised trumpet mushrooms and pumpkin

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What precautions are being taken for guest and employee safety during COVID-19? Masks are required of guests to enter the restaurant and anytime they are not seated.

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

What do I do with my paella pan? Make paella! Or, bring it along the next time you shop with us for $15 store credit. Paella pans are accepted during business hours only.

How far in advance can orders be placed? Generally, orders can be placed 2 weeks in advance with some exceptions around holiday meals. Note that paellas and specials change frequently, so be sure to check availability dates when placing your order.

Do you offer gift cards? Yes. Gift cards are available to purchase in the restaurant and online. You can choose either an e-card that will be emailed or a physical card that will be mailed. At the moment, we are not able to accept Cúrate Bar de Tapas gift cards at La Bodega by Cúrate, Cúrate at Home or through the Cúrate Spanish Wine Club. If you would like your gift card transferred to another business, please email shop@kbr.email your request.

Do you have outdoor seating? Yes. We offer limited bar-height seating on the sidewalk outside of the restaurant..

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.

Do you take reservations? We do not take reservations. Guests are hosted on a first come, first served basis.

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