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bottles galoreAsheville has the highest elevation of a city its size east of the Mississippi River. Situated in the French Broad River Valley, we are surrounded on all sides by mile-high mountain peaks, majestic rivers, and hundreds of thousands of acres of protected forests. 

Our unique region attracts millions of residents each year because there is no place quite like western North Carolina’s blend of culture and nature. 

Why People Visit Asheville, NC

Asheville excels in a number of categories, attracting many people to spend time here:

  • We have excellent scenery, second-to-none in the state. 
  • We have excellent mountain biking and hiking trails. 
  • We have excellent food and culture. 
  • We have excellent music. 
  • We have excellent wine

Metro Wines is a bottle shop in Asheville, NC. We love the Asheville area for all the same reasons you do. 

Hiking and Mountain Biking

There are literally thousands of miles of hiking and mountain biking trails in and near Asheville. Our area is a must-visit for backpackers, explorers, adventures, and mountain bike shredders. 

The Best Hiking Trails Near Asheville:

  • Rainbow Falls and Turtleback Falls
  • Linville Falls
  • Mount Pisgah
  • The Art Loeb Trail
  • The Coleman Boundary 
  • Craggy Pinnacle and Gardens

The Best Mountain Biking Near Asheville:

  • Bent Creek Forest
  • Dupont State Forest
  • Big Ivy 
  • Fire Mountain 
  • Tsali Recreation Area
  • Kanuga Bike Park
  • Pisgah National Forest 

Art and Culture

Our city is inspired by the beauty of the surrounding nature. Asheville attracts world-class artists while providing an atmosphere that inspires our own creators. From the dozens of art galleries in the River Arts District and downtown to the famous music venues like the Orange Peel and the Grey Eagle, we have the best collection of art and culture.

Food and Beverage

As much as our city is known for beautiful scenery and stunning art, thousands upon thousands of people travel to Asheville for the food and beverage scene. There are over sixty craft breweries in the city and even more in the towns surrounding Asheville. There are several world-class wineries throughout the area as well. 

People visit Asheville just for the food, and there are numerous famous restaurants throughout the area.

Best Bottle Shop in Asheville, NC

At Metro Wines, we know that wine is about family, friends, and community. We have a great selection of wines and provide excellent service. 

In addition, our prices are not only equal to the average price found on the internet, but they are frequently better! 

We have wines that are difficult to come by, and can help you build out the cellar of your dreams. Metro Wines carries all of the wines you'd expect to find in a fine wine shop, in addition to  a unique wine collection that you won't find elsewhere. 

For a bottle of something special, visit our online store or come into the shop.

We are proud to have won Best of WNC’s first prize for the best wine shop in Asheville six years in a row. Our Charlotte Street location is convenient to downtown and north Asheville. 

We would love to meet you and introduce you to our wide selection of incredible wines. Contact us for more information