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All 27 Burnsville Restaurants

Appalachian Java

8 W Main St, Burnsville, NC 28714
(828) 682-0120
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Ranked #5 of 27 Restaurants in Burnsville
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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English first
Burnsville, North Carolina, United States
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I love the all the food on the menu. The breakfast wrap is awesome, but the carrot soup is out of this world. Their coffee is very good too. Would eat here every day if I could.

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Raleigh, NC
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My husband and I recently visited Burnsville looking for a late breakfast on a Sunday morning after driving on the Blue Ridge Parkway when we discovered the Appalachian Java Cafe. Lucky for us, we arrived just in time to have breakfast and what a great treat it was! We ordered scrambled eggs, bacon and toast. The scrambled eggs were perfect,... More 

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Native5386
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This place used to be my favorite place in town. It has recently changed to new ownership and just not the same friendly vibe place as before. The food is still good, as I understand the cooks are the same, but the new owner doesn't really act interested in running a business. I hope he kicks into gear because it... More 

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Burnsville, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

The drink options are near-limitless. If they have the ingredients, they will put it together and heat or chill according to your tastes. Food is healthy, locally sourced, and excellent. The vibe is what makes it cool. Laid-back, artsy, an urbane feel amidst down home comfort, don't leave the mountains without trying them.

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Asheville, North Carolina
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

The coffee is OK and lunch food tasty, but don't go here if you're looking for good customer service and a friendly environment. You might get it, but chances are you won't. We have been there a few times with mostly unpleasant results. My advice to travelers - don't bother.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

Had coffee and a breakfast burrito filled with good stuff. Nice atmosphere, too. It's been my experience that small towns have the best coffee shops.

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Native5386
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

Some of best coffee, pastries, breakfasts and lunches you will find anywhere. Shocked at the previous review and wondering what this person is accustomed to and just how culinary she is in her own food preparation. I've had the cinnamon rolls and they are gigantic, topped with cream cheese and delicious. Maybe the previous reviewer does need to stick to... More 

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Tampa, Florida
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

I went in looking for a place for a pastry and coffee. It is very small. It only had 2 vanilla cupcakes (small) and cinnamon buns. The cinnamon bun was inedible. I'm not kidding--totally inedible. It was not flakey, it was not cooked. Instead of coffee I decided I wanted tea because it was afternoon. Nothing special. A total waste... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

If you are in the mountains of NC, near Burnsville, try Appalachian Java's breakfast wraps and biscuits. Service is quick, staff is friendly, and the food is great! I have tried their bacon, egg and cheese in a whole wheat wrap and the ham biscuits - both were really good! Also have had their oatmeal and fruit - can you... More 

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Plymouth, MI
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100 reviews 100 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Nice,hometown coffee shop. Local hometown atmosphere. Lots of muffin choices for breakfast. Good lunch options

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Additional Information about Appalachian Java

Address: 8 W Main St, Burnsville, NC 28714
Phone Number: (828) 682-0120
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Burnsville
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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