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Red Ginger

82 Patton Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801
(828) 505-8688
Five Stars
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Red Ginger is the best authentic Chinese restaurant in the Asheville region. Located downtown amongst many notable attractions, it's a great place to enjoy a delicious lunch before exploring the area.

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Red Ginger has been rated "the best Chinese food in Asheville" for several years now. The fresh farm-to-table ingredients and elegant ambiance has made it a popular dining choice amongst both locals and tourists seeking a healthy meal in a nice setting.

The menu includes a wide variety of dim sum appetizers including vegetarian, seafood, poultry, and meat based selections. Do start with a delicious cup of hot and sour soup and veggie eggrolls.

A few menu highlights include: Pan Fried Veggie Dumplings, Mushroom Dumplings, Mango Lover Veggie Sushi Roll, Seaweed Salad, Chicken Lettuce Wrap, Scallion Pan Cakes, Dynamite Roll, Amazing Lobster Roll, and Chinese Chive Dumpling.

While the appetizer selections are all quite interesting, the Veggie Lo Mein and Fried Rice are great if you are seeking something simple.


Service is very professional and prompt. Despite the oftentimes busy setting, service is always top notch.


The dining room is beautiful and spacious with an open layout kitchen. The vibe is trendy and modern with minimalistic, yet attractive decor.

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Final Remarks

Definitely give Red Ginger a chance if you are craving authentic Chinese food. Not only is the food great, but also the service, ambiance, and presentation.