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The Iron Skillet

165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
+1 828-488-4766
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (18 reviews)
“home fries” (7 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I am a resident of Bryson City. I had two guest and we went there for lunch on Thursday (10/12), and also one Tuesday prior. When got there, there were only two servers and a young man sitting at the register on his phone who...More

Thank Explorer817198
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot recommend this restaurant. The green beans tasted as if they came from a can. The friend onion rings most likely came from a pre-packaged source as well as the hamburger patty. The trio appetizer probably was not made in house. We will not...More

Thank tlzimm47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have awesome onion rings, deliciously battered BUT.... their cooks need to learn how to cook steak. My husband and I both ordered beef tips. His were SUPPOSED to be medium rare and mine were SUPPOSED to be rare. His tips were cooked well done....More

1  Thank Shirra H
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The bar's bacon sat in a puddle of grease, the sausage was overcooked and the eggs, though browning in the steam table, were cold. My wife could not finish the breakfast scramble sandwich and the coffee was not good.

Thank Cameron S
Reviewed August 21, 2018

The Iron Skillet is exactly what you would expect in a small town breakfast restaurant. Service was good, place was clean and prices were average.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I enjoy this restaurant when I am in Bryson City. The have a reasonable breakfast and the staff is good. I will always go back.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We usually eat here at least once when visiting Bryson City NC. This time we got into town around lunch time so stopped in to get a bite to eat. This is a nice restaurant with friendly staff. We've not been disappointed with any of...More

Thank Terry-Dawn W
Reviewed July 27, 2018

This is an excellent family restaurant. The people are friendly and nice. They accepted our service dog too. The food is great too. We liked it so much we went there 2-3 times. Loved it.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We had breakfast here one day. The food was average but the service was good. We found better food somewhere else so we didn’t go back.

Thank Dawhn C
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We came to this restaurant last year and did enjoy the food but found the employees to not be so friendly. This time we were greeted and sat and the set over was so much better. While checking out we learned the restaurant has changed...More

Thank MomJamie
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Denny C
July 21, 2017|
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Response from 880larry | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. We went for breakfast, and passed by during lunch on another day and they were open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 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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