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Reviewed September 6, 2021 via mobile

We decided to go out for dinner and try this place. The parking lot was empty and I had to check to see if they were open. Once inside I noticed how dirty all the tables were. There were 3 people behind the counter. I...worked in food service for over 10 years and noticed the lack of hair restraints, gloves and general cleanliness in the kitchen. We ordered a pizza and drinks. The pizza was ok, not a lot of flavor. The staff was friendly but we won’t go back because of the uncleanliness.More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed August 4, 2021

It was raining cats and dogs when we arrived. Happy to find it was a homey, pleasant atmosphere with very friendly and welcoming staff. A nice refuge from the weather with the promise of good food. We were visiting from California. My husband had a...meatball sandwich which he really enjoyed. I ordered a pizza with chicken, pesto, spinach and that was quite good as well. In fact we had the leftover pizza for breakfast the next morning. What was the best aspect of our visit? That nice, southern hospitality that makes you feel so welcome.More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed June 12, 2021 via mobile

Just left there. It was our first visit and must say, well worth the stop and lived up to everything neighbors and friends told us of their pizza. Also had Garlic Knots, which was a first. The entire meal was delicious. Definitely going to stop...again the next time we are driving through Tellico Plains.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed October 10, 2020 via mobile

Whatever the past review was it seemed that someone must have had just a bad experience. This is a fantastic restaurant, been there many times and for the life of me I can not see anything wrong with this restaurant.Top notch food,great service, clean restaurant...along with a great experience. I'm from Fort Oglethorpe ga. Gospel singers and we visit there everytime we are in town.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed September 8, 2020 via mobile

Wanted a local dinner and decided to try this new pizza spot. Staff was friendly and helpful, owner on site. Pizza was large and loaded with lots of great toppings. Crust was chewy, pizza cheesy. We enjoyed dinner and had leftovers to take home. Anxious...to get back and try the hoagies.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed August 30, 2020

My Wife and I enjoyed our lunch. The pizza was baked to order and came out piping hot. The toppings were very good and very liberally piled on. We came early on a Friday morning at 11:00 am and had our pizza 20 minutes later....They were having a special where they gave us chicken wins with our large pizza and everything was great. The staff was very friendly and we had a great lunch.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed August 3, 2020

We arrived at 2 pm on a Friday for lunch as a group of six. There was one employee working in the restaurant total. This person had to take the orders, make the drinks and then stop to make the food. Each of us ordered...different items requesting no onions. He repeated the orders back correctly at the time of our order. When the food arrived 25 minutes later all of it had onions on it.... The menu is limited and the food was so-so at best.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed August 3, 2020

We arrived at the restaurant at 2 pm on a Friday for a late lunch - there were 6 of us. We were greeted at the counter by an employee that told us there had been confusion on scheduling and he had just arrived. He...was the only employee onsite. He took our 6 orders then went to the back to make the food. Two of ordered items with no onions - he repeated the order back noting "no onions". The food took 25 minutes to be ready - when it arrived one pizza had onions and the sandwich wrap also had onions. I did not eat my sandwich, but ate half of my husband's instead. The other couple requested wings instead of having their pizza remade to try and prevent waiting another 25 minutes. The menu is limited and the food quality was mediocre at best. just disappointedMore

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 27, 2020 via mobile

Great pizza/wing deal. They do not skimp on the toppings and both were very good! Nice people too! Worth trying for sure!

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed June 20, 2020

Great pizza, great service, friendly staff. Had to sit outside it was stuffy inside due to cooking. Beer it too expensive. Would eat there again but wouldn’t travel out of the way for it.

Date of visit: June 2020
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No, they don't have a gluten free pizza.
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The Bears Den is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5