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“Definitely going back!!”
Review of Black Bear Cafe

Black Bear Cafe
Ranked #3 of 40 Restaurants in Townsend
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed May 26, 2014

We feel in love with this café. Both times we had the cheeseburger and fries...because they were that good! The owner was so sweet. Our waitress was Ann and she was so kind and thoughtful! Some of the kindest people we have met. Also...a must try is the strawberry cake!! Enjoy!

Thank Alex L
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Reviewed May 25, 2014

On a Sunday Afternoon in March the family was on the quiet side of the Mountain, Townsend TN. We had been in the Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg and GSMNPark for most of the day. Hungry and tired and ready to head for home. Asked one of the Volunteers at the Vistor's center and he recommended this small cafe just before you leave Townsend proper. I can say without a doubt I had the best Grouper Sandwich I have ever eaten. Better than Tommy Bahama, or the Rusty Pelican and it did not cost $20. Sandwich was huge and it actually tasted fresh being so far from the ocean. The service was very good, yes the place is small but clean and nice. You could tell it was family owned and their desserts looked heavenly, Alot like what my Mother would make. Will definitely go back there again. Cudos to the quiet side of the Smokies. Oh yes, see if you can find the Evergreen Cell Tower out their window. This was well worth the stop.

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Thank AuntJo43
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Reviewed May 20, 2014

Small cafe serving sandwiches on homemade bread and nice desserts. Nice easy place to detour from the Cade's cove area of the park. I thought it was a bit overpriced.

Thank sc120
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Reviewed May 19, 2014

We went to the Smokies for a week and ate here three times while we were there. The food was great and the service was very good as well. You always felt right at home. Everything was top quality with good prices. What a selection of pies, wow.

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Thank Bob G
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Reviewed May 19, 2014

The wait staff was friendly and helpful. Food was adequate and reasonably priced. We were there before the official start of the vacation season and found the restaurant to be relaxing, which might not be the case later.

Thank MKCN47933
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