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The Copper Door

2 Sullivan St, Hayesville, NC 28904-6924
+1 828-389-8460
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2 Sullivan St, Hayesville, NC 28904-6924
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

A first class fine dining establishment for special occasions. Friendly staff who will handle special requests with a smile. A wide menu that suits most any appetite. Our party of five ordered five different meals, and there was never anything written down; all orders were...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 24 October 2017

It never ceases to amaze us as we travel around the country that quality often abounds in the most unlikely places. Who would have predicted fine dining in a little mountain town of 377 people? The food was very good, even though the duck was...More

Thank Motherroad
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing to find a fine dining restaurant in such a small town. Well trained and attentive staff. Great food. The only fine dining restaurant in the area.

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 19 October 2017

A tiny little town in the mountains was a surprise locale for a really fine-dining restaurant, The Copper Door. I came with a friend who knew the place, and had eaten there before. For a very small town restaurant, the walk inside was a revelation....More

Thank Rosson45
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The food EXCELLENT! The staff ((Mark H)) EXCEPTIONAL! Couldn't ask for a better dining experience!! You must make reservations!

Thank basicbusyb
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

How can you top a perfectly cooked bone in ribeye served with chipotle bacon grits. Well, you can't. Once again, Copper Door shows us why it is one of our favorites. Also notable were the pork belly, snails, tomato soup and the wedge salad. For...More

Thank RxRusty
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is definitely fine dining with unbelievably prepared selections. Some item are reasonably priced and as with all restaurants the premier steaks and seafood might seem a little high, but well worth the extra price once you take your first bite. For me it is...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

It would get boring reading all my ranting and raving about each dish that came to our table... so I’ll try to contain myself!!! We and our friends arrived a bit earlier than our reservation but the hostess assured us it wouldn’t be a problem....More

Thank Tommyboy917
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed your dinner - and took the time to let us know! Thanks for coming in - hope you'll be able to come back soon.

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is one classy place. Great staff and food. I highly recommend you try. They have one of the best seasoned steaks. The ambiance is like no other.

Thank rlc1801
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your review and recommendation! We appreciate your patronage!

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Well we moved to the area from New Jersey...We lived at the Jersey Shore for many years... Well the occasion of our Wedding anniversary come upon us.....We had been told about the Copper Door on Hayesville North Carolina, about 15 minutes from our mountain home...More

Thank 414Battiato
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Happy Anniversary! Thank you for choosing the Copper Door to celebrate. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit - hope to see you again soon!

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20 December 2017|
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Response from DouglasJ400 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know - and they are not marked or indicated on the menu. I would imagine that a call to the restaurant would uncover this info.
25 September 2017|
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Response from cptmorgin | Reviewed this property |
Go to there website, the menu is there
Margaret V
18 February 2017|
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Response from Ada B | Property representative |
Sorry to be late in answering - yes, The Copper Door serves prime rib on Wednesday nights. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 31
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Sullivan St, Hayesville, NC 28904-6924
    (Hiawassee Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Hayesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-389-8460
  • E-mail
Fine dining in Historic Hayesville, NC. We feature the finest steaks, fresh seafood and signature dishes to please the discerning palate at prices that won’t break your budget. Come enjoy the intimate atmosphere. Our attentive staff will anticipate your needs and insure that your dining experience is exceptional. We are one block west of the old Clay County Courthouse, next door to Square One Interiors by Design. We are two hours west of Asheville, two hours north of Atlanta and two hours east of Chattanooga. We accept Visa, Discover, and Mastercard.
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