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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10 E Market St Ste A, Black Mountain, NC 28711-9315
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Don't let north side of I-40 be your only part of Black Mountain you experience. We have been to Black Mountain numerous times and just this last trip ventured past I-40 up hwy 9 toward Chimney Rock and came across this neat little area called...More

Thank SOster
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This delightful restaurant is one of our favorites in our small little town. We have had both dinner and lunch here. Our last trip was for lunch. We split a delicious club sandwich. The side was the best French fries I have ever had. The...More

Thank gypsyred
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was our first time visiting Black Bear since our move to Black Mountain. The atmosphere was very unique with its "lodge" type feel - fire place included. The staff was genuinely friendly - and food - top notch. And I mean top notch. Even...More

Thank abeck33
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The Black Bear Tavern is run by a husband and wife. They are set in a beautiful spot just outside Black Mountain by one mile. So easy to get to on #9. My husband had the Brushfire Chili to start off his lunch. Mother had...More

1  Thank wbooth2823
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience! My burger was AMAZING and so was the service!! I sat outside on the patio with my dog - all alone - because it was a little chilly. I drove from Charlotte just to check this place out. I'll DEFINITELY...More

Thank mmshines
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Quaint place in a peaceful and beautiful surrounding. You must order the biscuit with you breakfast, they cut it open and fry it on the grill, pour a little honey innit and out of this world. We had great service by the owner. I recommend...More

Thank GKal15
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We enjoyed eating on the patio on a pleasant evening. My husband had a burger and it was quite good. The fries were really good - I don't know what made them different but they were definitely special and addictive! I had a salad which...More

Thank Manatee4Me
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Good food with friendly (British) server. Not a wide range of draft beers, but were good. No delays in food service. Watch out for Tuesday & Wednesday closing days.

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Husband and I were staying at a cabin in walking distance from the Black Bear Tavern, so we thought we would try it out for breakfast. I should have listened to the reviews. Friday morning and only one other table was there. I ordered the...More

1  Thank Kellyfkrc
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I were staying in Black Mountain and a local friend recommended this restaurant for breakfast. We were so happy we went there for a wonderful Sunday breakfast -- I had a classic egg plate with sausage links and cheesy potatoes. My husband...More

1  Thank edistogirl
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
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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