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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%
Travellers talk about
“filet” (33 reviews)
“popovers” (30 reviews)
“bananas foster” (20 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Sullivan St, Hayesville, NC 28904-6924
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

We celebrated our 50th Anniversary with family who came in from GA, FL, TX, and KY. Keri did an outstanding job of assisting us throughout our planning. All agreed that everything about our evening was incredible! Our private room was well appointed, the food and...More

Thank Ruth P
Reviewed April 26, 2018

I have eaten several times at the Copper Door and I have to say it is the finest restaurant in the area, no other even comes close. The service is impeccable, the atmosphere is charming and the food was incredible. It is a pricey restaurant...More

Thank Charlie9862
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We made reservations for my wife’s birthday. It fell on a Saturday night and glad we reserved. I don’t think there is another restaurant like the Copper Door within 50 miles. Simple wood paneled wall, ample space between the many tables and an attentive but...More

Thank Veggout
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I am so fortunate to live in a town with a top 100 restaurant. I love to go for special occasions, take visiting guests or family members as well as just dropping in for a drink and appetizer at the bar. My two favorite meals...More

Thank Suzi H
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

The staff was amazing and the food is absolutely phenomenal. The best steak that I have ever eaten!!

Thank BubbaK_11
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Thank you! We're so glad you enjoyed your dinner. Hope you can visit again soon.

Reviewed April 7, 2018

Atmosphere was nice, more upscale than other restaurants in town. Had a reservation for 6:30 PM and was seated immediately. Our server was polite, but there was a considerable gap between our appetizers and entree. In fact, we stopped her twice to check on our...More

Thank LSColeman
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

I apologize that you experience delays in service during your dinner; I'm not sure what happened but I do apologize! I am glad to hear you enjoyed your meal. Thank you for your feedback.

Reviewed April 2, 2018

Our party did not have a reservation but we were able to get a table at the bar. Unfortunately, we couldn't get a table in the restaurant but that didn't stop us from the having the best dinner. Our group sampled three different appetizers and...More

Thank jchulse98
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

I'm so happy to hear you had such a pleasant and delicious evening! Thanks for joining us for dinner and for the lovely review!

Reviewed March 31, 2018

We live about 45 minutes away from The Copper Door and visit there occasionally. We were there last night again with friends to celebrate our anniversary. I didn't think it could get better but it has. They have the BEST filets I have ever eaten...More

Thank JWShaw
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Wow! Thank you for making the drive and for the wonderful compliments. We're so glad you came to celebrate your anniversary, and had such a good time!

Reviewed March 27, 2018

The meal was fabulous! We both had the 8 oz. filet with baked potato, asparagus and carrots. The filet was prepared perfectly medium... our waitress was phenomenal! We'll be skipping downtown ATL and heading north the next time we want an amazing steak dinner! Can...More

Thank Tina D
Ada B, Manager at The Copper Door, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

Thanks Tina! The pictures you posted are beautiful - thank you so much for your review!

Reviewed March 19, 2018

A frequent visitor of the Copper Door and I have never been disappointed in the food or service. Outstanding service and from the soup to the steak the food never varies in taste!

Thank pamelarL1854CS
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December 19, 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
September 24, 2017|
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Response from cptm0rgin | Reviewed this property |
Go to there website, the menu is there
Margaret V
February 17, 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
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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