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Hungry Bear BBQ # 1


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 6 days ago

outstanding food and great service. Atmosphere was good as well. Both my wife and I enjoyed our experience

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank robmQ8822TM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always in search of good BBQ, we stopped here for a quick lunch. We both got the pulled pork sandwich and fountain drinks. Really good pulled pork with good choices of sauces. It is now our new must-do when in Gatlinburg.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lynn60
Reviewed January 8, 2019

This restaurant is not far from our resort, so we decided to pick up some ribs to go, and enjoy while watching the football playoffs. We were not disappointed at all. The meat fell off the bones, and had such a wonderful smoked taste. They...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Janice14
Reviewed December 3, 2018

I adored this venue. It had cheap, delicious food smoked on location, and had a lovely picnic area to sit at and enjoy the food. I had a lovely time, and it's just far enough away from the hustle and bustle of Gatlinburg to be...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jovialgamer
Reviewed December 1, 2018

Got into town after a long drive. Was staying at Greenbrier RV park which is right up the road. Decided to give it s try. Very good sandwiches and great prices if you want something quick and delicious. We will be regulars!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank FGB
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

We stopped on a whim and decided to try it. We got their pork picnic pack to take back to our cabin. Everything was really good. The pork was even good reheated two days later.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Y5685GLtammyb
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Went here for lunch and have been here before. We were disappointed. The chicken was falling off the bone but was not very tasty. The corn on the cob was soggy. The other meats tasted fine. The sides were okay also. I don't want to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Michael D
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This is an off the beaten path BBQ restaurant. We were traveling down hwy 321 going back toward Gatlinburg TN and found this little place to stop. The BBQ sandwich was great. They offered three types of sauce and a lot of different sides. They...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sharon G
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

I stopped into this establishment to pickup a pound of pork barbecue. The two people running the business, a young man and woman, never smiled, said hello, or how may I help you. I asked them for the barbecue, paid for it, and left. They...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank gljaggers
Reviewed October 1, 2018

On our way to river rafting, we passed the Hungry Bear and caught a whiff of what they were cooking. I remember commenting that I bet this place all by itself on this highway is the best around. Sure enough, our guide recommended it as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Debra G
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No take out or eat in.
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