Sassy Sunflowers

Bakery in Cherokee

For a wholesome lunch or breakfast, stop to eat a sandwich and salad at the outdoor tables of this cheery roadside bakery-cafe. As well as turkey, chicken and prime rib, the menu includes vegetarian choices such as their signature Sunflower Salad, featuring goat's cheese, apple, cranberries and sunflower seeds.

It's south of the river, immediately outside Great Smoky Mountains National Park.