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1320 Smokey Park Hwy, Candler, NC 28715-9296
828-633-0718
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

Good food, ok prices, had the cheeseburger and it tasted homemade. Easy going atmosphere, jeans and t'shirt kind of place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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Seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Good food, ok prices, had the cheeseburger and it tasted homemade. Easy going atmosphere, jeans and t'shirt kind of place.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Went with friends for breakfast because our favorite restaurant down the road was closed for the July 4th holiday. Service was slow, food was barely warm on arrival with out of the bag home fries and the price was not friendly for what you get.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Cute cozy and quaint little drive in or sit down family restaurant in Candler. Great wait staff and great food for what it is! Keep up the good work. Glad to know Candler has a family and kid friendly restaurant with good food and quick easy access. Thanks!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Pretty good for hot dog and burger joint. Customer service is great. Just plan on paying a little more than usual for hot dogs. They have a variety of items on their menu.

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Durham, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We stopped here on our way back to the Cabins of Asheville for dinner there wasn't much open around it. The place could use a remodel but the food and service were great. The bbq was outstanding and my wife loved her chicken sandwich and fried green tomatoes.

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Canton, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Thought we'd give this a try on a backroads trip into Asheville. I had a 1/4 pound burger that had onions, peppers, bacon and cheese on a kaiser roll and a side of fries. My husband had the 1/4 pound deep fried hot dog with chili and slaw and a side of onion rings. There was plenty on the menu.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We visited on a Saturday afternoon and has the bbq sandwich and the foot long top hot dog with baked beans onion. Rings mac and cheese and fried green tomatoes. All of it was good, but the hot dog and mac and cheese were fantastic. But more importantly the service was even better than the food. Our waitress treated us... More 

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Asheville, N.C.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

we get 'to-go' bar-b-q and slaw and both are VERY good. Recommend !! Of course, you can sit and chat and eat at the booths -

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Stopped on our drive from VB to Cherokee. Food was very tasty, prepared very fast. We got a lot of food for very reasonable price! Great atmosphere and people! Will definitely return!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Food was amazing. Great diner atmosphere. Deep fried hot dog was very good. Staff was friendly and attentive. Great local place to eat

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1320 Smokey Park Hwy, Candler, NC 28715-9296
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Candler
  • Phone Number: 828-633-0718
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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