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829 E Main Street, Jefferson, NC
(336) 246-4499 ‎
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Winner's Circle continues to shine

Linda and Dick Copas continue to offer quality dining at reasonable prices in Jefferson. Whether dropping in for breakfast lunch or dinner you know to expect quick service, with a smile and well cooked meals.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Raymond W
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Jefferson, North Carolina
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Jefferson, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Linda and Dick Copas continue to offer quality dining at reasonable prices in Jefferson. Whether dropping in for breakfast lunch or dinner you know to expect quick service, with a smile and well cooked meals.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I stopped here for lunch yesterday for the first time as I was passing through town. I was most impressed with the staff. They were friendly, professional and proficient. I even noticed the wait staff assisting with the cleaning. They offer 4 lunch specials each day that sounded really good with your choice of 2 or 3 sides. I was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

The food at this place is off the hook good! While in Jefferson for a downhill race myself and other racers ate there! Steak was as good as it gets! And breakfast da best! Plan on eating at the Winners Circle again at next year's race and any other time I'm threw Jefferson!

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West Jefferson, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Sorry Winner's Circle you are going to have to do better like you did in your early years. Food is going downhill and too expensive for lack of quality. Roast beef too much fat, fried chicken very greasy and hard to chew. Took people there from out of town and was very disappointing.Please make it better.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

It's okay if you need to eat, but if you really want to enjoy your experience, you might want to try somewhere else. I found the menu bland and the cost was a little high. The hamburger for instance, is five dollars, and they want two more dollars if you want fries with that. Add your drink which is around... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We grabbed a quick lunch, here, during our trip to the mountains. The restaurant is located in a redecorated steak house (Western Steer, or Western Sizzlin', I think.) The hot dogs are so huge, we had to eat them with knives and forks. Buffalo chips were pretty good. The prices on the menu looked to be inline with what everyone... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

In town for only 1 night after a long day.We were just running out for something quick and close to hotel.We thought this place might be ok for those requirements. The food was awesome and Amy our waitress was amazing,she treated us like long time friends or family even.We will go back here when we come back to West Jefferson.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Winner's Circle in Jefferson, NC is so very good that you could eat here all of the time. The atmosphere is really good. The food is awesome. This is my favorite restaurant in Ashe County, NC. Dick and Linda Copus is very nice and friendly. They always have a smile on there face. All of the staff is very friendly.... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We always enjoyed the Winner's Cirlce and in it's new location it was even better! Had a crowd of 10 for breakfast and they did a great job with us. Great pancakes and biscuits and gravy!

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Hillsboro, Texas, United States
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Their food was very good and they had a pretty good salad bar. Their prices were very reasonable for lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 829 E Main Street, Jefferson, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Jefferson
  • Phone Number: (336) 246-4499 ‎

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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