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Hungry Bear BBQ #2

490 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4969
+1 865-325-1084
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“baked beans” (47 reviews)
“pulled pork” (89 reviews)
“ribs” (90 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
490 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4969
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time to visit this location. Just as location #1 the food is very good. An unhurried atmosphere with outside picnic tables available which is great for children. This is a counter order and pickup type restaurant meaning no server or tip for families on...More

Thank KC1953
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Drove out to this location not knowing there was one in town, but was not disappointed. At first, thought portion was skimpy, but was very full after eating. Pulled pork was delicious, baked beans were incredible and potato salad so yummy. Will definitely eat here...More

Thank Mindi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time to Gatlinburg, and after hiking several trails, I was hungry. I stumbled upon Hungry Bear and decided to give it a try as I love bbq. I had the brisket, beans and cole slaw. There were three different sauces to...More

Thank Randywahoo17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Little place beside the road on 321 going toward Cosby from Gatlinburg. Plenty of parking and picnic tables outside. We saw and smelled the smoker as we passed by and had to turn around.. glad we did. The Q was moist and had no sauce...More

Thank bivens40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With so many BBQ options in the area, this one is our favorite, and one of our first stops whenever we come to town. All the meats are good so it's hard to choose but we usually go with the smoked sausage and brisket. Always...More

Thank 2catchick
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We went to their one locations and they were closed and the gentleman inside told us to go up to their other location. First we wanted ribs and were told their was no ribs so we all ordered pulled pork. It was cold!!!!! The corn...More

Thank Kathleen E
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My husband had the beef brisket plate. He enjoyed the brisket very much. I had the chicken plate. Both meats had a rub on them that were very good even without adding the 3 types of barbecue sauces they offer. I enjoyed my coleslaw with...More

Thank DA O
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We went to the first Hungry Bear location because we found it on Trip Advisor. Upon entering, we were told that they currently had a limited menu & suggested that we drive into Gatlinburg to their other location for a full menu. We were a...More

Thank jellychun
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We ate at the Hungry Bear #2 and ordered pulled pork sandwiches. We are BBQ lovers and from NC - picky about our pulled pork. This place did not disappoint. The pork was flavorful, moist and tender. The sandwich plates came with 2 sides and...More

Thank ncpat
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

It doesn't look like much from the outside, it doesn't look like much from the inside, but the food was good! I had the pulled chicken, my husband the pulled pork and my son the sausage special and all was good!

Thank Snowybears
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4969
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-325-1084
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