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The Black Bear Tavern

10 E Market St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-9310
+1 828-357-8470
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10 E Market St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-9310
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with some friends of ours for Sunday brunch. Waitress was nice, friendly and a little stressed. Apparently had been an unexpectedly busy morning by her report. She was a little frazzled but extremely nice. The food was unexpectedly good. They stated that they...More

Thank Eddiep63
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped on our way home from Asheville for breakfast. Sat outside which was very pleasant. Food was fabulous. Service was fast, friendly and courteous. The grits are fantastic. Give it a go!

Thank WSE_13
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough great things about this place! We got a table outside and the atmosphere was lovely. Some people brought their dogs to breakfast too! We ordered the Big Bear Breakfast and it was mind blowing. The service was friendly and fast (even...More

Thank colebee725
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a small but classy restaurant with a clever and well-done "bear" motif in the decor. Luncheon sandwiches and soups are excellent, as is the service. Full bar too, if you care to indulge (I do!). Nice location on the fringe of Black Mountain,...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We had a variety of breakfast. Pancakes, eggs, grits and gravy and biscuits. Everything was very good and the staff was exceptionally friendly and helpful in talking about sites to see. Could go there every morning for a week and have something different highly recommend...More

Thank Mike L
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We went here on our way out sight seeing and so we would not need to eat lunch and we were not let down. Not only was the food amazing but also a lot. We were 5 and 4 had the pancakes and they were...More

Thank AdamL821
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

With two young grandchildren, a new puppy and staying in the Village of Cheshire, breakfast on a Sunday morning was so convenient at The Black Bear Tavern. Eventually getting a table for 6 outside had the family together. While they were short staffed, the waitress...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This place is so delicious we will defiantly come back and visit every time we vacation. They have the best breakfast in town, beats out most places in Asheville even. I must also mention the best customer service around the area. Recommend this to anyone...More

1  Thank Christofero C
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Nice addition to our area. Been a few times and had great meals each visit. Sweet little bar, nice outdoor area to sit. Friendly helpful service.

Thank gypsyiam
Reviewed 4 February 2018 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 E Market St, Black Mountain, NC 28711-9310
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Black Mountain
  • Phone Number: +1 828-357-8470
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