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Sunny Point Cafe

626 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3258
+1 828-252-0055
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (174 reviews)
“huevos rancheros” (231 reviews)
“shrimp and grits” (168 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 14:30 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
626 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3258
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoy the shaded patio area (pet friendly) and free coffee while you wait for your table. We met the most awesome people from all over the US as well as locals. Once we were alerted by text that our table was ready our mouths drooled...More

Thank budbeerman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Breakfast is my wife's favorite meal. We rarely get a chance to actually go out to eat breakfast as a family with an active 6 year old though. So when we travel we try to make time. Asheville has a lot of great food and...More

Thank Morcant
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This small cafe has the best food, even for a picky 7yr old. Everything is fresh, the service is great definitely stop by if your in the neighborhood.

Thank GinDel
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Friends took us and their advice was have anything with bacon - brilliant advice. Their grits are to die for (not usually a fan), their cocktails are awesome, the food delicious. The atmosphere is funky, our waitress was brilliant and attentive. It is always busy...More

Thank C_and_J_Lewis
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Don't miss out on this gem, and be sure to order at least one plain biscuit so you can sample a bunch of the spreads and toppings. Visited mid-morning on a Monday, no wait.

Thank Ginny J
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Very cool little joint with a packed house even on a Wednesday night! Had the buttermilk French toast (nice!), the cheese board, chicken kabobs with grilled vegetables, and the completely over the top pound cake with coulis. Not a bad bite to be had and...More

Thank Doc P
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Sunny Point has been providing the best quality, most consistent breakfast on Haywood Road for years. The are the original cafe in the neighborhood and their bacon is the best in Asheville, without exception. Their food quality is consistent and among the best in town.

Thank greenestuart
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Breakfast at Sunny Point was worth the 45-min wait. They do not take reservations but have a unique way to track your position in the wait que; they send you an email and as you check your email it updates you as to how many...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We recently moved from Washington state to Tennessee and came to Asheville for a long weekend. This place reminded us of our favorite places in Portland. Great food and super nice people with good vegetarian options.

Thank frobozzj
Reviewed 9 July 2018

wonderful food. busy atmosphere. Great Shrimp and grits. Unique flavors. Trout was good. Server was just ok.

Thank Ken S
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14 January 2018|
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Response from jank1959 | Reviewed this property |
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13 November 2017|
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Response from Athene_Rose | Reviewed this property |
I do think the french toast is unusual in some way. If you were on Haywood Road and it was more than three-four years ago, there really is no other place it could have been!
26 October 2017|
Response from Toby G | Reviewed this property |
Can not answer. Best to call the restaurant and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 Haywood Rd, Asheville, NC 28806-3258
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-0055
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An Asheville favorite since 2003, Sunny Point Café serves award-winning upscale comfort food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Craft cocktails, beers and wines are available to enjoy with meals. Sunny Point Café is a family-owned and operated West Asheville restaurant featuring a covered, outdoor dining area and an on-site production garden providing fresh produce just steps from the kitchen. Well behaved dogs are welcome. Reservations accepted for dinner only.
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