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Sassy Sunflowers Bakery & Cafe

) #3 of 37 Restaurants in Cherokee ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Cafe, Healthy
1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
+1 828-497-2539
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (85 reviews)
“chicken salad” (32 reviews)
“cupcakes” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1655 Acquoni Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719-9413
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1 - 10 of 295 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The facility itself is interesting, an order your own at the counter. The selections were unique but tasty, we only really paid attention to the sandwiches so can't comment on any other options. Nice selection of teas--no soda available.

Thank S8383JYpatricias
Reviewed 1 week ago

best lunch we had in four days , we had been on the north side of the park , clean quick and quiet, chicken salad and potato soup, wife had egg salad sandwich, detox water and fruit water , we did get a couple of...More

Thank william15072017
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered chicken salad on a walnut bread and potato soup.The pinanana( pineapple-banana) smoothie was the best!

Thank LegitimateM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was told for refill that I would have to wait in line. BEHIND AROUND 15 GUEST. Need more costomer service. Food was good

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet another hidden gem that we likely never would have found without TripAdvisor! I followed the advice of other reviewers and had the chicken salad sandwich, which was delicious. We also thoroughly enjoyed the vegetable-filled chicken tortilla soup. Kids meals (grilled cheese) were quite generous...More

Thank BJE_expat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here a lot and every time the food is excellent. Favorite: the chocolate-coconut cookies--like a Mounds bar but a cookie! Staff always friendly and efficient.

Thank the_oleander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a town with many average fast food places, this is a hidden gem. Situated in a small mall, you could easily overlook it, but do not. The food is grea, healthful, and made to order from scratch. I had a soup & 1/2 sandwich...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place and top notch service ! Food is delicious, fresh and healthy :) And they have amazing cookies for dessert ;) You can also expect first class hospitality: the owner and staff are very nice and helpful. Definitely beeing in Cherokee you should...More

1  Thank Anna S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a snack after hiking one morning. The peanut butter cupcake and ice water hit the spot. The cupcake was chocolate and topped with peanut butter icing. It was delicious! Other members of my party had the chocolate cupcake with buttercream frosting...More

1  Thank Daydreamer630
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A GREAT chicken salad sandwich on cranberry walnut bread. We had chocolate chip cookies and they tastes home made.

1  Thank Steve L
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Questions & Answers
Doug W
19 May 2017|
Response from tnreb | Reviewed this property |
You would do better calling them directly. Perhaps they have a menu posted online, as well.
1 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
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.
2 May 2015|
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 15
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 04:00
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
  • E-mail
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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