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The Iron Skillet

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American, Diner
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165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
+1 828-488-4766
Today
8:00 am - 9:00 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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Greenacres, Florida
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The service is very helpful understanding kids, open for jokes and fast. The food is nice and good value for money. Although the menu for dinner looked tempting we never made it because they close to early for our dinner habits.....

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Thank laise2017
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby and I spent our first vacation here. Every morning. The first morning, we discovered we could eat two full rib-sticking meals and roll out the door (literally) fat and happy for under $17. That settled it. We were there every darn morning.

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Thank Ashley D
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waitress was friendly and attentive, price is very reasonable.. I ordered the iron skillet burger which was pretty good. My daughter's ordered cheeseburgers which were frozen patties, cooked and thrown on a bun with cheese and pickles.

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Thank devin w
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

We had gone to the Everett Street Diner the day before and were not impressed. I ordered the same breakfast here and it was much better across the board. Bacon was of a higher quality, breakfast potatoes were much better. Service was also better. If you are in the area, this is a great breakfast spot.

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Thank RussVaughn
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Our family came up from Florida for a visit in the Smokies and truly enjoyed a breakfast here. Look forward to coming back. One of the best veggie omelets I have ever had. Thank you for the sweet service as well.

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Thank Carrie D
Huntsville, Alabama
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

We had a yummy breakfast here our last morning in North Carolina. It was an amazing, home cooked meal that reminded me of breakfasts at my grandmother's house - fried eggs, bacon, fluffy biscuits, grits and pancakes. Wonderful place for breakfast!

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Thank Jan O
High Point, North Carolina
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Food was surprisingly good in spite of the sign wanting a cook on the door. The vegetables were all delicious.

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Thank Sweetie27265
Wilmington, North Carolina
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by the Iron Skillet, ordered the Bacon Cheese Burger. The apple bacon was the best ever. Would absolutely recommend it.

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Thank Howdyduty124321
Bryson City, North Carolina
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Food was very good. We each had a burger-done perfectly. Service was a bit slow, however they were very busy.

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Thank jkamarata210
Tallahassee, Florida
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

We had breakfast on Wednesday, 10/19/16 before taking the train ride. The place seemed to have a mix of locals and tourists waiting on the train. Sort of an old fashioned country eatery, with very good food, good portions and very pleasant and efficient staff. We had your basic egg and grits breakfast. Very good, coffee good and hot and... More 

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Thank Bill H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Bryson City
  • Phone Number: +1 828-488-4766

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