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The Well House Deli

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65 Craft Circle, Hwy 441 South, Dillsboro, NC
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11:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 15:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 20:00
Sat 11:00 - 15:00
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Come early as they close after lunch. Good for business lunch. Plenty on the plate. Check to see if they're open ahead of time. Easily overlooked by train passengers.

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97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This has been a favorite with locals for years. It's a fun atmosphere with standard sandwich menu with friendly service.

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south carolina
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55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a small deli in town. Very small and quaint. There is actually a Well inside the building, this is an old building and the inside is quaint. Long wooden tables and long wooden seats. Rather dark, BUT the food was excellent deli cuisine. I enjoyed a chicken salad on Pita. They make the chicken salad fresh every day.... More 

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Thank cpenn
Greensboro, North Carolina
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We asked all of the locals for food choice, this was the collective answer. I wanted to do the BBQ place, but was out voted by the group. The special of the day was a Cuban sandwich, I am not a fan. Beef BBQ won the day! Think small town and you will do fine here.

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Thank Bob C
Inman, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Excellent ham and Swiss on rye and turkey on wheat for my wife. Nice surroundings and fairly easy to find. Great deli.

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Thank J2510OTdavidv
Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

A house that is built around a well--truly! The menu is small, but the sandwiches are really good. After seeing their Rueben on Tripadvisor. I had to go and see for myself! It was a treat! My husband had the Triple Treat sandwich, which was tasty. Nothing fancy, and very dim inside...good service and walkable to downtown. Glad we went!

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Thank cnewtonnktown
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely a must-see and do in Dillboro, NC. It's a small, REAL well house that's a big hit with locals. Whenever I am visiting my family, Mom and I always make it a point to go to this spot for a great lunch. If you enjoy a fresh-made soup, and a nice variety of sandwiches, you won't regret taking the... More 

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Thank Robin L
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Located in a dim cellar with a musty odor. Open for dinner on Fridays and Saturdays, otherwise just for lunch. Food (prime rib) was mediocre.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you want a great sandwich with yummy sides this is your go to spot! It is a bit out of the way but worth the hunt!

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Thank BreezeNC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

This is the best place to get some really good food. I love their sandwiches and wraps but you can't go wrong no matter what you get!! Too looking down the well is always fun for the kids.

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Thank Keisha F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Craft Circle, Hwy 441 South, Dillsboro, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Jackson County  >  Dillsboro

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?