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Wize Guyz Grille

68 Big Cove Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-6500
+1 828-497-2838
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
68 Big Cove Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-6500
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Reviewed yesterday

My friend and I stopped in here for lunch on our way to Fletcher (Asheville, N.C) We both had never been in one before. You order at the cook area, get seated and another person brings you your food. Mt friend had the diablo burger...More

Thank Bobby31225
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Clean place. Well lit. Quite a few options. Burgers are 5 stars, fries too. It doesn’t look like much from the outside, but this place is where it’s at for lunch in Cherokee. We will be back. I recommended this restaurant to any and everyone...More

Thank BirchardB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped at Wife Guyz on our way out of town based on TA reviews and it did not disappoint. I had the black and blue burger and seasoned fries and my wife had a regular cheeseburger and onion rings. The service was friendly and the...More

Thank dogdocpat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

5 people all wanting something different...go to WiseGuyz. The burgers, wings and pizza were all good.

Thank 1chattygirl2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a small place in the middle of nowhere, you can't beat the friendly service and great food. We went with the suggested burger and seasoned fries....don't even consider anything else! The burger was hands down one of the best I've ever had. And when...More

1  Thank jamaicajen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great, burger, seasoned fries and wings! We are touring America and the best fries we have had so far!

Thank RichfromLondon
Reviewed 19 March 2018

After driving through the New Found Gap from Gatlinburg to Cherokee we were looking for a place to have lunch. This little place was tucked in behind some Tourist Attractions that had not opened for the season. we were very surprised to find a clean...More

1  Thank SdenRI
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My wife and I arrived in town and were really craving some pizza. Having had a poor experience on our last trip with a chain place we wanted to hit a local one. After reviewing the recommendations in Trip Advisor we headed to Wize Guyz....More

1  Thank nuggetboy
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

My family and I went there today while traveling through Cherokee on our vacation, not knowing anything about it or the food. We were greeted by the owner as soon as we walked in and he was very attentive throughout our visit to ensure we...More

1  Thank Rebekah N
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Wise Guys Grille is tucked away in a strip mall in a less than appealing portion of town. Don’t judge what is going on inside by the surroundings, you will not be disappointed. We were thoroughly impressed with the friendliness of the staff and were...More

1  Thank Chris F
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22 February 2017|
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Response from Ginger S | Reviewed this property |
They have a lot of different types of food. I'm sure you can ask without anything she can't have! They are awesome! :)
20 May 2016|
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Response from Tammy E | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all! Maybe 5 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Big Cove Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-6500
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 828-497-2838
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Local Hotspot in Cherokee, NC! Friendly and Personal Service! All of your favorite American Cuisine. New York Style Pizza, Black Angus Burgers, Stromboli. Cherokee Fire Grill / Wise Guys Pizza Serving local flavor with a lot of flare in Cherokee, NC. Stop by for one of our All-Natural Black Angus Beef patty burgers, Jumbo Chicken Wings with 7 Original Flavors, BBQ riblets, pizza by the slice, and construct your own stromboli or pizza pie. A fan favorite is the "All the Time 16", a 16 inch cheese pie for only $9.00. We have become a local hot spot since our opening in early spring of 2012, and known for our high quality food, guest service, and a comfortable atmosphere. We are located in the Teepee Village across from Saunooke Village at the intersection of Big Cove and Acquoni Rd. In Cherokee NC. Plenty of parking and tour buses are always welcome. If you are expecting to bring a large group and can let us know ahead of time that you are coming (few days advance) with an expected time, we will be sure to have extra staff on hand. We appreciate your understanding.
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