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The Black Bear Tavern and Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
102 Fort Dr, McHenry, MD 21541-1289
+1 301-387-6800
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good34%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar, Pub
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102 Fort Dr, McHenry, MD 21541-1289
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled with our dog to Deep Creek and ate here a couple times just due to it being dog friendly. We sat at a table outside and ordered a doggie burger and the dog was given a water bowl. We enjoyed our people food...More

1  Thank HighlandLass24
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a girls weekend trip. The food was just ok, but the service was friendly and fast and the live music was really good. We were excited about the pretzels with beer cheese dip that we read about on other reviews, but the...More

Thank A-townFamilyof5
Reviewed 9 March 2018

On main highway. Open area dining room with view of lake when leaves off of trees. A little touristy but pretty good food

Thank baldeagle8502
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This was excellent food, atmosphere, service! Everything was top notch & we will def return! Couldn't say enough about what an awesome stop & overnight on our trip. Thanks for making us feel like locals. God Bless! Loved the live singing & variety on your...More

1  Thank Bobbi7366
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

One of the best cream of crab soup. Lots of lump meat. Burgers were good and everyone enjoyed it. Friendly service.

Thank nakednavin
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Stopped in for dinner while in town. Had crab cake dinner, Sides were also excellent. Service outstanding. Lots of variety from menu

Thank Nana187
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We really enjoyed the food here and the sangria was fresh and tasty. It was a little loud because of all the TV's but once we moved our seats it was fine.

Thank ShirleyB0421
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Nice vibe and atmosphere, excellent black cherry rum punch, many TV's, pool table, small inside but well worth it! We were visiting for the weekend and didn't know where to go. So glad we stopped!! We would definitely go back!! I highly recommend the pretzel...More

Thank englishteacherabg
Reviewed 13 January 2018

This is a decent local pub where you can get an excellent burger cooked your way! Most places that serve burgers today are so worried about "food safety" that they force you to order burgers well done. Not for me, ever! But the BB actually...More

Thank beefdoctor
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat. They have the best wings! Saturated in the sauce you choose. Pretzel crab dip was pretty good. Live music was really good that night too!

Thank mdchica02
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Caroline W
1 September 2015|
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It's just Kraft Mac and Cheese(:
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Fort Dr, McHenry, MD 21541-1289
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Garrett County  >  McHenry
  • Phone Number: +1 301-387-6800
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