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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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“popovers” (30 reviews)
“bananas foster” (21 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Sullivan St, Hayesville, NC 28904-6924
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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!

Reviewed 12 September 2017

We own a business in Murphy NC, The Luffa Ranch. We frequently need to entertain and The Copper Door is a guaranteed success. The atmosphere is charming and reflects the mountains with stone, wood and iron accents. The menu reflect the chef's expert background and...More

Thank Amy O
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for the kind words and your patronage. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 4 September 2017

High quality food, elegant atmosphere, fast and caring service characterize this oasis of fine dining in the mountains of North Carolina. Our party of four had a reservation and were quickly seated in a comfortable booth away from the bustling bar and reception area. We...More

Thank James C
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you for your visit and kind words about your experience. We're glad we were able to surprise you! Hope you can dine with us again soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

If you are willing to pay extra for good food and good service this is a great place to eat. Two people drinking water, one appetizer and no dessert came to $60 with tip. (The dessert menu did look good but we had already made...More

Thank LarrytheBear2015
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thanks for choosing to dine with us! I hope you will be able to come back soon!

Reviewed 24 August 2017

My husband and I took my brother and his wife to dinner at the Copper Door. They had recommended it and we were not disappointed. The cocktails were well made and included some unusual ones like Pink Lemonade Martini and Sidecar. The popovers were warm...More

Thank SmilingAnne
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit! I'm sorry the soup was disappointing; I'll let the kitchen know about that. Hope you can join us again soon!

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant gave us one of the best dining experiences we've had in quite awhile. We like to eat well (and don't mind paying for a really good meal) and this place gave us everything we'd hope for. Our sever, Steven, was friendly, knowledgeable and...More

Thank Ashford817
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Glad to hear you had such a great experience! Thanks for letting us know! Hope you can join us again soon.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We had heard for months about the wonderful food at The Copper Door, so we drove an hour to try it out. I have to say I was disappointed. Let me explain: I started off with mushroom bisque which unfortunately tasted like a canned soup....More

Thank twistabout
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

I'm so sorry to hear you had a disappointing experience. You're right - cold popovers are no way to start a meal. I'd love a chance to make it up to you; email me at ada@thecopperdoor.com if you do decide to come back.

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Steven is a true professional. He took care of our every want and need. The service was exceptional as well as the food. It was a culinary delight -- from the filet mignon to the shrimp Creole. The mushroom bisque was to die for as...More

2  Thank Peggy W
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Sounds like you had a fantastic dinner! Thank you for letting us know about it!

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Four of us had dinner tonight at The Copper Door.. We've been hearing alot of good things from our friends and thought we'd give it a try. What a delight it was to find a nice restaurant with fabulous food! Our server was very professional...More

Thank JKlebba
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed your first visit! I hope it will be the first of many trips! Thanks for coming in.

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20 December 2017|
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Response from Douglas J | 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.
Pat B
25 September 2017|
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Response from cptm0rgin | 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
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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
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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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