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Fred's Backside Deli

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501 Beech Mountain Pkwy, Beech Mountain, NC 28604-8013
(828) 387-4838
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Sevier County, Tennessee
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a chilly, rainy afternoon and we ordered off the hot sandwich menu. We had the Reuben and the old smokey. Both were really good. What a quaint little spot. Loved it. Had it been a sunny day, we would have eaten outside on the deck. Now on to.shopping in the general store.

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Thank Michelle P
Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fred's General Store on Beech Mountain has a little gem of a ' Deli ' located on the lower level of the store. It serves up the best ( some say only ) breakfast on Beech Mountain. Also it has a lunch menu with fantastic sandwiches , soups , and salads. It has no grill or fryer , so there... More 

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south carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grab a paper menu and decide what you want then place your order at the counter. Soups, chili, sandwiches hot and cold, and salads. Homemade pies,cookies, muffins, etc. they serve breakfast too. We were there for lunch and had a yummy tuna melt with chips and pickle. Hubby had chili and grilled cheese sandwich. All were quite tasty and fresh.... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To eat at Fred's Deli is just part of the experience.... The other part is the General Store, and its pretty amazing. It takes you back to another time, but surprisingly, they live up to their motto.. "If we don't have it, you don't need it". That's the truth! The food may not be 5 star, but its really good... More 

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Thank gsweitz
Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here over the weekend on a girls' trip and it was delicious. Burgers fresh off the grill with all the toppings you need. It was so nice to sit on the patio and enjoy our meal and the nice weather since it was 100 degress in Charlotte over the weekend.

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Cookeville, Tennessee, United States
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place, you can get local produce, jams, jellies, baked goods and the New York Times. We love their breakfasts and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. Staff is very nice and helpful. A trip to Beech is not complete without a visit to Fred's.

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Thank Beth M
Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Set on the top of Beech Mountain this is a general store with groceries, hardware, fresh locally grown produce, hiking shoes and a nice little restaurant with indoor and outdoor dining in a beautiful setting.

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Thank martinlroth
Columbia, South Carolina
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Gotta go to Fred's Mercantile wile in Banner Elk or Beech Mountain. It's usually 5 to 6 degrees cooler up there than in Banner Elk. Really neat, little bit of everything store. Deli is downstairs. You can sit inside to eat or go outside. It's really pretty in the fall and Fred's always has a fall themed spot to take... More 

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Thank dotpainting
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Wife and I enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere outside, staff was extremely nice and helpful, food was good and quick. Everyone was enjoying themselves. Will definitely come back for lunch and try other items on menu. Gotta stop and visit if you are in the area.

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Thank Michael W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in at Fred's Deli for breakfast. I had the eggs and grits with sausage and my wife had the bacon, egg and cheese sandwich. Both meals were very good. I always love to go to Fred's when we are visiting Beech Mt. Great little deli and local store to get almost everything you need without going back down to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Beech Mountain Pkwy, Beech Mountain, NC 28604-8013
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Beech Mountain
  • Phone Number: (828) 387-4838

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?