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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 5 days ago via mobile

Our first time here. Was highly recommended. We had the ribeye and salmon special. Both were great! Must have is the specialty soup. We will return whenever we are in the area. Dinner only and reservations a must

Thank Fred R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here last night for our anniversary, the restaurant is very clean and elegantly decorated, the service was excellent, the menu is limited to a few choices but the choices offered all sound wonderful. I had the crab topped beef tenderloin with baked potato, my...More

Thank Amberleigh P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, while we didn't exactly find gold . . . we did find extraordinarily delightful copper in this remote mountain town of Hayesville, NC. We found The Copper Door. No matter the metal, it was a gem of a find. I was on business with...More

Thank Douglas J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we have eaten at The Copper Door it has been a great tasting experience. All six of us enjoyed our dining adventure. My friend particularly enjoyed the balsamic lavender dressing on her salad... a memorable taste sensation. Thank you Chef Dennis and your...More

Thank janielyn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not expect a restaurant this good in such a remote tiny town. Nothing in Hiawassee comes close. Their spinach salad was so good we asked the excellent waitress to have them email the recipe for the dressing (sadly, have not received). My wife's salmon...More

Thank JimandJudy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again we went here for dinner.. the food continues to be amazing!! The service was fantastic. I always enjoy the menu items the crawfish tortellini and corvina were very good. Everyone that dined with us really enjoyed the food and the service! I will...More

1  Thank Diane G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at the Copper Door several times, and it has always been excellent. When we moved to the area, we were thrilled to find a restaurant with such a superb wine list. And the food is amazing... The last time we dined there,...More

Thank Roxy S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a 6pm reservation. Arrived and was seated right away. The service was excellent and the steaks were cooked to perfection. Although a little pricey the meal was worth it. We will definitely be back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very impressive experience. Our table was ready on time, the service was excellent and the menu looked interesting, with a superb wine list. The room and decor were great as well. One comment on the menu was that there seemed to be...More

Thank holtspa
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great meal, service & atmosphere....its hard to believe you are dining in a small, North Carolina town and not an Atlanta or New York fine restaurant.

Thank charlottesH6765XJ
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Margaret V
17 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!
Jack S
29 December 2016|
Response from Ada B | Property representative |
We are typically open Mondays but will be closed Jan 2. Happy New Year!
5 December 2016|
Response from Ada B | Property representative |
No - we are typically closed on Sundays and will not open on Christmas Day; we will also be closed 12/26. We will be open Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve (closed 1/1 and 1/2).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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