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Panacea Coffeehouse Cafe & Roastery

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Cafe, International, Healthy
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66 Commerce St., Waynesville, NC 28786
828-452-6200
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating

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  • 84
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Funky chic

It has been a couple of years since I have been down to the Panacea Coffeehouse in historic Frog Level of Waynesville . What a funky , chic, and fun place to have lunch! The food is excellent , fresh , and innovative the coffee is rich and excellent. Accompanying your sandwich or salad , chips and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
suzwah
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Maggie Valley, North Carolina
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  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
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Maggie Valley, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

It has been a couple of years since I have been down to the Panacea Coffeehouse in historic Frog Level of Waynesville . What a funky , chic, and fun place to have lunch! The food is excellent , fresh , and innovative the coffee is rich and excellent. Accompanying your sandwich or salad , chips and fresh fruit are... More 

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Aiken, South Carolina, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

The coffee is perfect. The inside is very comfortable. The back area is serene. I've also had the quiche, which was tasty. The little antique store adjacent is also worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

This is my most favorite place to go for coffee! Always delicious and I love the atmosphere! Seating inside and they have a porch outside with seating that is on the river.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Only had the wonderful ice cream, but the sandwich and salad menu made me want to come back soon. Great local artsy ambience on Frog Bottom. Worth the two block walk down the hill. Friendly service

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Slidell, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Best espresso beans I have found. Also a great selection of food and friendly staff. Great environment for reading, relaxing, ormeeting friends.

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Surf City, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We had coffee and a bagel. The coffee was extreamly good and the bagel was what you would expect. The choices of freshly brewed were given to samples and all were excellent. The location is wonderful with seating outback by a mountain stream.

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Clyde, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Panacea is a staple for my trips to Waynesville. The coffee is roasted in house and is distributed to several restaurants around the county who brew it for their customers. The lunch menu is diverse and the soups are on a weekly rotation, vegetable cheddar being my favorite. Save some stomach room for local handcrafted ice cream and go for... More 

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Eastpoint, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

During our visit to Waynesville we happened on the Panacea and it was an unexpected delight.. Great coffee, breakfast and lunch treats and charming servers too. It's located a bit off of the Main Street it easy to find and well worth the effort. It's located in an old industrial building with a beautiful outdoor deck right on a shaded... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

I heard about this place from a waitress from a different restaurant. She had lived in the Maggie Valley area her whole life and told us not to miss this. This was a little hard to find but worth the effort. Not only do they have great coffee, but this is a place where I would come often if I... More 

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Hixson, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Excellent atmosphere picnic tables by the stream excellent coffee and pastry loved it a great morning we had

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 66 Commerce St., Waynesville, NC 28786
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: 828-452-6200

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 12
  • Cuisine: Cafe, International, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Doing business
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 - 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?