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The Mustard Seed

38 S Main St, Sparta, NC 28675-9643
+1 336-372-7444
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 16:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Soups
38 S Main St, Sparta, NC 28675-9643
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with my friend after hearing it is under new management. The food and service were great. I think you can chose anything from their menu and will not be disappointed.

Thank JOE O
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We stopped at the Mustard Seed on our way to the VA Creeper Trail. Good sandwhiches and lovely people running it.

Thank ShelleyBook
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Eating lunch here was such a pleasant surprise. I had their Saturday special soup the Chicken Enchilada and it was excellent. Just the right amount of kick. With it was a great Chicken Salad Sandwich on sourdough bread. Can you say "yummy"? I've shopped for...More

Thank Samaca
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Food was great and I loved being able to shop in the attached store! The sweet tea was awesome and the selection was nice and varied.

Thank tambones1
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The Mustard Seed is actually an informal area in the back of an indoor shopping mall. You can come in find a bargain or two and sit down to a light meal It is a great idea and very popular locally. You don't have to...More

1  Thank new_englander1620
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The service is great, friendly beyond friendly people. While you wait for the delicious food you can shop at a little store housed with the Mustard Seed called Touch of Grace for unique gifts and decor.

1  Thank Darla S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Fantastic place great local store for shopping , They carry gifts, Clothing, Shoes and more. In the back they have a cute cafe where we had lunch.

1  Thank Diane D
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is inside a building where the front part houses merchandise. My wife bought a nice mug there. The restaurant was in the back. Menu was simple. Food was good and not expensive. Service was very nice and attentive. We both got sandwiches, chips,...More

1  Thank Bloozy
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to sit down and have a good Meal. The SPECIALS are great! Quaint atmosphere and good service. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Pablo C
Reviewed 17 September 2016

If you are in Sparta N.C. you must go to the Mustard Seed.The front of the store is merchandise and the back is a little cafe.Everybody that works there are very pleasant.If you don't do anything else you must try either their banana split or...More

1  Thank molley1223
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 S Main St, Sparta, NC 28675-9643
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Sparta
  • Phone Number: +1 336-372-7444
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