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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Coffee Shop
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“Outdoor seating next to Richland Creek with fresh ground coffee and yummy breakfast and lunch options; Frog Level, near downtown.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Café
“Guadalupes is one of our favorites. They have good Spanish/Hippy fusion foods, beer, and wine!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
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“Cafe with counter service. Great for Sunday brunch! They have everything from small bite, full plates, excellent desserts, coffee, wine - you name it! They are also connected to an excellent independent bookstore. Open 8am-9pm, Monday - Saturday, and 9am-3pm on Sundays. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Great coffee roasted on premises (they sell the bags!) and cheaper that Starbucks.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
  • 3 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
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“A roadside gas station / diner / sundry store. Just 10 minutes down the road.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“If your looking for a great cup of "Joe" this is the spot!! The pastries are pretty good too! The owners are super friendly.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
“Our family's favorite spot for breakfast and brunch. Also occasionally has vegetarian and vegan options -- hard to find in the area. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“This is a great stop for something quick. Just 3 miles to the cabin. Good food in the Shell gas stations”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“"We pride ourselves on being a unique tea house and bistro nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Sylva, NC. Our mission is simple, to infuse souls with love. Feel the love with a wide variety of organic loose leaf teas and food items, including vegan and vegetarian options. Indulge yourself with a dessert, or relax and unwind with a local craft beer or glass of wine. Most of all, make yourself at home and become part of the Soul Family. "”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Open 6am - 7pm, Monday - Saturday. This is your legit small town diner. It has been in operation from 1926 and is the oldest restaurant in Sylva. Specializes in southern food and they make incredible homemade pies!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“This is the best coffee in town. They also serve pastries, tea, soda, and ice cream.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“From Breakfast to lunch wraps and salads- this place is fresh! The view on the patio is divine!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“On Main Street-great breakfast bakery items. Also, homemade breads. Great breakfast or lunch place. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Come visit the place started by the #1 barista in the world voted 3 times in a row. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Gift Shop
“Great coffee and small bites for breakfast and lunch. Also a quiet place to enjoy wine or beer in the evenings. Opens 7am Tuesday - Friday, 9am on Saturday. Closed on Sunday and Monday.”
  • 1 local recommends