Asheville is America's First Green Dining Destination™
Asheville offers Certified Green Restaurants® across the city. So when you go out to eat in Asheville, choose dining options that are environmentally sustainable across their operations, and have the facts to prove it. After all, 79% of people prefer to dine at Certified Green Restaurants®.
The Mayor Says:
“I am both proud and honored that the Green Restaurant Association has designated Asheville as America’s first Green Dining Destination™. Asheville’s 15 Certified Green Restaurants® are leading the way toward zero waste, energy independence, and sustainable food… When you visit Asheville you will have an amazing selection of extraordinary green restaurants.”
If you want to see more green dining options in the city, do your part and let restaurants know! Hand out suggestion cards to encourage your favorite local dining spots to become more sustainable.
Discover why it's so important for restaurants to go green. Find out more about the environmental impact of the restaurant industry, and how restaurants can take steps to minimize their footprint across their operations.
If you have any questions, comments or suggestions, we'd love to hear from you.