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Kojay's Eatery & Coffeehouse

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1132 Main St, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6179
828-295-0015
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8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Good for:
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 35
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good coffee and freshly baked pastries

Went to get a coffee and some pastries to go. However there was a line so it wasn't a quick stop, service was a bit slow, not enough tables to sit, maybe need to organize better when high season. Coffee was good and cinnamon roll was awesome. Staff was overwhelmed but friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
Carolinah7
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Orlando, Florida
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
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82 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Radford, Virginia
Top Contributor
268 reviews 268 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Walking through town with friends and this little place is at the far end. Serves several homemade desserts and pastries. Lots of icing on them :(. I prefer healthier items. Checked if they did crepes but no luck. They have facilities to make them and for an afternoon tea it would have been delightful. Checked on non caffeine beverages and... More 

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Denver, North Carolina
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Cute little cafe, but not especially outgoing friendly staff. Food was average, coffee was good. Overall just OK

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florida
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Honestly we stopped here because we were starved, it was past lunch time, and several other restaurants in town had ridiculous wait times. However, the staff was very helpful. After we sat down to eat, other customers came in and the place was full. Our food was good but average. There were issues with supplies running out (napkins, toilet paper... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Went to get a coffee and some pastries to go. However there was a line so it wasn't a quick stop, service was a bit slow, not enough tables to sit, maybe need to organize better when high season. Coffee was good and cinnamon roll was awesome. Staff was overwhelmed but friendly.

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Kernersville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We were in Blowing Rock on a very cold day - downtown was also very crowded. Thought a little coffee shop would at least keep the line moving pretty quickly though - nope. Took 10 minutes to wait in line - then another 15-20 to get our coffee and lemon bar. The staff were probably overwhelmed that day, but they... More 

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

They have a cleanliness rating of 84%. I probably would have left if my husband would have let me. The food was good. The service was decent.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The food was good and the staff was friendly. I'm an iced tea drinker and I do wish restaurants would totally dispose of instant. My husband said the coffee was very good.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This place is missing out on what it COULD BE. The tables were small and old looking, the service was inattentive and there was little attention to detail. The bagel did not have enough cream cheese with it to cover even one side of it. And the COFFEE WAS VERY MEDIOCRE and even WEAK. You would think that a place... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The bake goods are so very good. All the food there is great . Had breakfast ther twice and was very pleased

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Friendly staff and nothing to dislike. I like the prices they charge and second helpings are on offer.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1132 Main St, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-6179
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: 828-295-0015

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Café

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?