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The Black Bear

10 E Market St Ste A, Black Mountain, NC 28711-9315
+1 828-357-8470
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
10 E Market St Ste A, Black Mountain, NC 28711-9315
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was great, and the atmosphere is cozy and warm- just as you would hope for in a small mountain town. The food was not impressive unfortunately. We had an $8 buffalo chicken appetizer with 4 little pieces that were pretty greasy. I had...More

Thank Kristin D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a group of friends for brunch. Plusses are very reasonable menu and brunch special drinks. Goof was ok-/ some items better than others. Disadvantage was only one server for 26 people! Some of us never got water but we didn't want to bother her

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

My wife, 11 year old son and I all had great meals at The Black Bear. The Blue Bear Burger is a MUST! Also recommend the Sweet Chili Shrimp and Pineapple Coleslaw! The atmosphere and staff is vert warm and friendly, and the service was...More

Thank Sean S
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast at the Black Bear today. Service was good, Kitchen was fast and the food was even better!

Thank larryg425
Reviewed 24 October 2017

My wife and I have been going to the Black Bear since it opened several years ago. We have not found anything on the menu, lunch or breakfast, that wasn’t scrumptious. The owners, Lisa and Jay, have created a very friendly and service oriented atmosphere....More

Thank JohnandPat2016
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed in a home just up the hill and we were fortunate to have lunch here just after arrival. Our server, one of the owners, took care of us and mixed a perfect vodka soda w splash of cranberry. This set the mood for a...More

Thank SRQtravelqueen
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Very mediocre and high priced. Breakfast was underwhelming. Omelet nothing special and cheesy potato side was awful. Husband had a pricey bowl of oatmeal. Folgers like coffee. Nice atmosphere though and decent service.

Thank skippie_8
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Great little place! We brought our golden and sat on the patio. Food was great, staff was attentive, prices were good, beer was great and local!

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is an excellent restaurant for guests of Cheshire Village. We had takeout the 2 nights we stayed in Cheshire Village. There were 2 things that stood out most: welcoming staff and very reasonable prices. The 1st night, we (wife, daughter, dog, and I) were...More

Thank Jared K
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a great breakfast place, we found it! The Big Bear Breakfast was awesome. 2 buttered & grilled biscuits topped with bacon slices, scrambled eggs, sausage gravy, & melted cheddar cheese. On the sides were cheesy potatoes. Oh My, it was melt in...More

Thank Brenda S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 E Market St Ste A, Black Mountain, NC 28711-9315
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-357-8470
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