Sassy Sunflowers Bakery & Cafe located at 1655 Acquoni Road in Cherokee, North Carolina is a must when visiting the Qualla Boundary of the Cherokee Nation. This American deli cafe will add a spin to your everyday run of the mill soup, sandwich and salad. They add a dash of sassy to every plate that simply can not be matched. Come on in fresh baked desserts like a chocolate torte and wash it down with the most satisfying fresh brewed coffee you have ever enjoyed.
What you will find at Sassy Sunflowers Bakery & Cafe is a clean, family friendly atmosphere with free WI-FI but the star of the show is the menu. Sandwiches include egg and chicken salad made fresh daily, delicious home made pimento cheese (a Southern favorite), turkey and cheese spinach wraps, turkey reuben on rye, a yummy veggie on spouted wheat berry bread, the famous Rosemary Bash which is grilled bacon on toasted rosemary potato bread with havarti cheese, avocado and spinach. More favorites include the prime rib on flat bread with a spicy horsey mayo, The Hamlet sandwich with grilled ham on a hot buttered croissant stuffed with provolone cheese and grilled onions and peppers.
For the soup and salad lovers there is plenty to try! Soups are made daily and always with at least one vegetarian selection. Soup is available in cups, bowls or a bread bowl made from an award winning Sourdough bread boule that is to die for!
Salads are crisp, cold and fresh with a selections like the classic garden salad including artisan lettuce, The Sunflower salad is perfect for nut lovers, The Sassy salad with a delicious raspberry vinaigrette and the harvest salad with scrumptious Gorgonzola cheese. Remember to top off your salad with your choice of one of these homemade dressing Lemon Dill, Poppy Seed, Honey Mustard, Raspberry and Strawberry Vinaigrette.