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Wayah Cafe

16121 Wayah Rd, Topton, NC 28781-6539
+1 828-321-2575
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
1 Jun 2016
“The trailer (and cafe) is gone”
27 Aug 2015
“Nantahala 2015”
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Hours
16121 Wayah Rd, Topton, NC 28781-6539
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The airstream trailer that housed the cafe is gone. This site is now a wedding venue. I will miss the lemonade slushie said and those great hot dogs.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Great place for ice cream. Just a trailer on the side of the road but they do a good job and serve a good product. They also have wi-fi and Verizon hot spot.

Thank GaryYoungHarris
Reviewed 12 June 2015

This place is just an airstream trailer next to the road, but it's in an area of the mountains without too many eateries. This makes it the second best place to eat on Nantahala Lake. My last visit I got a New York hot dog...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I really appreciate a good latte, and I was totally surprised to discover that in the middle of the Nantahala forest where there is hardly a business to be seen, the Wayah Café is serving up darn good espresso from a silver airstream. I don’t...More

Thank Stephan B
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We stopped by the Wayah Cafe twice for lunch while on vacation. The food is great, atmosphere is casual (and very clean) and the service is quick and friendly. You eat outdoors at picnic tables under umbrellas. I enjoyed everything I consumed -- a chicken...More

1  Thank hibiscus09
Reviewed 27 July 2013 via mobile

PicturesqueLittle Cafe near The Lake. Would Improve tremendously If They Would Invest ALittle More To Offer Good Coffee, Especially At The Prices They Charge. I Paid $2.68 For Weak, Poor Tasting Coffee. Nowadays You Can Get Great Coffee On The Road At A Quick Trip...More

Thank IreneKL
Reviewed 17 July 2013

Stopped here with our 4 children to have a light snack. Cute,clean and the service was great. We ordered floats, pizza, ice-cream, drinks and a bratwurst. The locals eating there were very friendly.

Thank MRT4
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Located on Wayah Road across from Lake Nantahala in Topton. This an actual airstream trailer converted into a food truck that has a limited, but good, menu. Chili dogs, small pizzas, nachos, tamales, milkshakes and ice cream. What more do you need? There are a...More

1  Thank CaptainBill1
Reviewed 16 March 2013

This is a new landmark of Nantahala! While Nantahala is hands down one of the most beautiful and fun places in the US with its lake, river, and trails, it lacks cell reception. However, an empty stomach and signs that read "Free WiFi" led us...More

4  Thank Traveler1260
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16121 Wayah Rd, Topton, NC 28781-6539
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Topton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-321-2575
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