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Hooper's Downtown - CLOSED

556 W Main St, Sylva, NC 28779-5543
+1 828-587-5116
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
21 Apr 2015
“Restaurant is closed due to fire”
3 Nov 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly
556 W Main St, Sylva, NC 28779-5543
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Reviewed 28 March 2012

The hotdog is great and the patty melts are too. Good food, good price.

Thank Sunshine12206
Reviewed 7 February 2012

Sylva is a tiny town, so there just aren't a lot of options for eating. Hoopers is my go to place for weekend breakfast with my family. It's pretty roomy, so there's never much of a wait. There are other chain-type greasy spoon joints, and...More

Thank Jixen
Reviewed 4 January 2012

Servers were friendly. Food was pretty much tasteless. If you like bland, this is the place to go. This was my 2nd attempt at this place. Both experiences not the best. The 1st time it was too disgusting to eat. I thought, I should give...More

Thank Toyaholic
Reviewed 27 December 2011

Try the country boy breakfast with their backpacker pancakes. The cakes have lots of grains and nuts. Very filling and taste great. Perfect for a Pre-hike fuel up.

Thank BizTraveler411
Reviewed 14 September 2011

I have found Hooper's to have one of the best breakfasts in town. The biscuits and gravy are just like grandma's! However, I have been disappointed on the occasions when I ate lunch there. The good news? They serve breakfast all day!

1  Thank jrw8981
Reviewed 15 June 2011

Driving through and looking for a good burger---found Hoopers and thier menu promise was "fabulous burgers" ... They keep their word.

1  Thank axavol
Reviewed 8 June 2011

Very ordinary, and very empty. Waitress seemed inexperienced but nice.

Thank 61Highway
Reviewed 3 May 2011

Dining choices in Sylva are limited on a Sunday night, and we decided to try Hooper's. The young woman ignored us for several minutes after we walked in but finally seated us. We ordered chicken and fish with steamed vegetables and soup for sides. The...More

1  Thank turtles2
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Restaurant Details

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US$3 - US$11
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 556 W Main St, Sylva, NC 28779-5543
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Jackson County  >  Sylva
  • Phone Number: +1 828-587-5116
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breakfast and lunch served all day. Best breakfast in jackson county.
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