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Sassy Sunflowers Bakery & Cafe

1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
+1 828-497-2539
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (100 reviews)
“chicken salad” (34 reviews)
“soups” (42 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Healthy, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
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1 - 10 of 349 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We were staying at a cabin without wifi, so my kids and wife got really excited when we stopped here for coffee and pastries. The coffee was good and the drip coffee came with free refills. I also ate a cookie that was enjoyable. Very...More

Thank Jonathan54321
Reviewed 2 days ago

Food is always delicious and such a nice change from regular restaurant food. Great sandwiches, fresh salads, friendly staff, and desserts to die for! The owner is a sweet heart!

Thank Phyllis L
Reviewed 5 days ago

They have a wide range of offerings from fresh soups to outstanding sandwiches. My Wife enjoyed the chicken salad on cranberry and walnut bread and a side of soup. She said both were excellent and that the chicken salad was the best she had ever...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Passing through Cherokee, it was lunch time, google said Sassy Sunflowers was a good lunch choice. Correct! Wife and I had a great sandwich with home made rosemary bread. Friendly, local owned, small bakery. Well worth the stop. Beats a chain restaurant every time!

1  Thank 77Boomer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in after some shopping and had sandwiches and drinks on the patio. The food was good and the people watching better..

Thank mattou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on way through Cherokee. We stopped based on reviews. It was well worth the stop. Pimento cheese on sourdough was more than excellent, Hamlet sandwich was best sandwich I have had in years. If you are in this area you have to try...More

1  Thank Barry H
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

The food is wonderful, the restaurant is spotless, and the staff is friendly and attentive! Do yourself a favor and order the veggie sandwich...best I’ve ever had!

Thank avarosekm
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Stopped by to get lunch and got the chicken salad and pimento cheese sandwiches for my wife and myself.We could only take a few bites because they were full of so much mayonnaise.I have never had salads with so much mayo.I did not try anything...More

Thank Carl G
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This place is great & I like the sassiness. I have a soft spot for bakeries anyway, but the cheesecake was good, the coconut pecan cookie was good. Be careful of packaging. My reuben, alas, was never tried because it got soaked in the cooler....More

Thank ahabaito
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We needed somewhere quick to grab a bite to eat, and this did not disappoint! Not only can you find a healthy option for you, but it is SO filling, I had to take half of my food with me! Not complaining though! It was...More

Thank Yara G
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Doug W
19 May 2017|
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Response from tnreb | Reviewed this property |
You would do better calling them directly. Perhaps they have a menu posted online, as well.
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Cchow6
1 April 2017|
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Response from TimTimmyJones | Property representative |
Hey Cchow6! No, we are a privately owned business located at the north tip of Cherokee in Saunooke's Village next to the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The address is 1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee NC.
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ElizTodd
2 May 2015|
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Response from SassySunflowersCafe | Property representative |
HI ElizTodd! We normally don't take reservations, however we do take reservations for bigger parties and private events. If you have any further questions please contact us directly via email or by phone (828... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 828-497-2539
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Description
Bakery and Cafe We put a spin on your everyday sandwiches, soups and salads. With a pinch of sassy added to your food, nothing can beat it. Come in for fresh baked dessert and a great coffee. Soups - Sandwiches - Salads Freshly Baked Cookies and Cakes Espresso - Cappuccino - Latte Fresh Juices and Smoothies Free Wi-Fi
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