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“Great stop in Little Switzerland”

Little Switzerland Books & Beans
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Description: This hidden gem high in the NC mountains has something for everyone! Voted Best Coffee on the Blue Ridge parkway, and Best in WNC. We use fresh beans from Beanwerks in Asheville, NC, but it's our spring water and beautiful antique espresso machine that make all the difference. Come by during your travels, peruse the 30,000+ books, antiques, local arts and crafts, and of course sip on your favorite coffee drink! NOW serving smoothies and frappes as well. Indoor seating by the antique fireplace, or outside seating on our covered front porch. Located next to the Switzerland Cafe, home of killer sandwiches, barbeque, salads, and soups.
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Description: This hidden gem high in the NC mountains has something for everyone! Voted Best Coffee on the Blue Ridge parkway, and Best in WNC. We use fresh beans from Beanwerks in Asheville, NC, but it's our spring water and beautiful antique espresso machine that make all the difference. Come by during your travels, peruse the 30,000+ books, antiques, local arts and crafts, and of course sip on your favorite coffee drink! NOW serving smoothies and frappes as well. Indoor seating by the antique fireplace, or outside seating on our covered front porch. Located next to the Switzerland Cafe, home of killer sandwiches, barbeque, salads, and soups.
Reviewed September 16, 2013

Blink and you will pass Little Switzerland. For some reason I pictured Helen, GA. Little Switzerland is barely on the map, though.

The Little Switzerland Books & Beans was a good stop, though. The selection of books and merchandise is very interesting.

The staff answered a lot of questions as if they are tourist guides. That is great and earned them 5 stars.

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1  Thank John L
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Reviewed August 9, 2013

You can spend all day browsing through there well organized and complex book selections. They also have great antiques.

3  Thank ReneeChicago
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Reviewed June 19, 2013

Lovely little coffee shop with very nice teas and coffee drinks along with pastries set in an amazing used book store! There are THREE floors of books with a handful of lovely crafts thrown in. You must stop in if for no other reason than just to say you have been there!

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2  Thank Hansfamily
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Reviewed May 24, 2013

Browsed the books and had some hot tea. Just a warm friendly place to stop by for a while. We walked up from the Alpine Inn.

2  Thank BlueGooseNC
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Reviewed April 16, 2013

This was a neat little place. There were several floors of all kinds of things: Books, paintings, antiques, there was even a wooden canoe being built in the basement. My husband and enjoyed our visit and I had a great cup of Mocha Latte!

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2  Thank Teresa S
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