The old S&W Cafeteria building at 56 Patton Ave. in downtown Asheville is now an upscale restaurant called S&W Steak & Wine. In a town that seems filled with Art Deco architecture, this building is a gem, its façade covered in blue and gold geometric patterns.
The building was designed by Douglas Ellington and opened in 1929. Unfortunately, it’s tough to get a clear photo of the front, as it sits right at a T intersection. I took my chances by running out into the street for a moment:
The commemorative plaque across the street: