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The Iron Skillet

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165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713
828-488-4766
Today
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • 58
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great breakfast

Great food at a fair price. The biscuits and gravy was great plus cheap steak and eggs. Nice place for a great breakfast.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
Derald C
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114 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Great food at a fair price. The biscuits and gravy was great plus cheap steak and eggs. Nice place for a great breakfast.

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Apopka, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

This was my first stop after visiting Bryson City. I have to say the service was wonderful and food was out fast. Everything tasted perfect except the eggs I had tasted a little weird. Despite that I enjoyed it and would definitely recomend it.

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Columbus, GA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We ate at this restaurant several times while in Bryson City recently. The staff was so friendly and efficient. The food was absolutely delicious and extremely affordable. There were a lot of locals eating there and the service was wonderful. It's in a strip with a couple of other stores so don't be fooled by the outside appearance.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

i go here all the time.... the tuna and chicken salad are great... had spaghetti tonight it was out of this world.... server a little slow but it was worth the wait....

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Wilmington, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

We went to dinner here upon arriving in Bryson City for our week away. It was exactly what we expected--a small town, home-y feel. The server was friendly, efficient and on point. The hostess (?) made small talk with us and offered us places to go and even recommended a Christmas show for our preschooler to see. The food was... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We stopped here for dinner while waiting for our train ride.. It was delicious!! I had the prime rib sandwich, which was cooked just right, and my husband had the Philly cheese steak sandwich basket. We both totally enjoyed our meals, and they were very reasonably priced! We did have to wait a bit for our food, but it was... More 

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Pelzer, South Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We pile into the car about twice a year to drive 250 miles from SC to Bryson City, NC to go to the Iron Skillet to have their prime rib sandwich. It's a fun drive, and every time the sandwich is a Home Run!!!!! Just made the trip today. Love this place.

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Tryon, North Carolina, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

The breakfast was hearty and good. I had the pancakes, my mom and sister had the bacon and egg plate. It was a great place to see locals.

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Georgia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Went here for breakfast because the other place we tried (Everett St Diner) had a line. Had to wait here about 10 minutes. The place was obviously understaffed; the hostess was stressed. Typical diner type atmosphere...until it was time to seat us. Hostess led us to the back and into an adjacent room which was obviously a "special event/party" room.... More 

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Worlds most famous beach
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Stopped by for lunch because I saw the sign. Had a cheese steak with fries. The sandwich was smaller than a 6 inch sub from the nations largest sub chain. For over $12 with an iced tea, I left hungry. Servers were all very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Bryson City
  • Phone Number: 828-488-4766

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm

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