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The Iron Skillet

165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
+1 828-488-4766
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“grits” (11 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
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08:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Diner
165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
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Reviews (250)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife & I had breakfast before taking the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad trip to Fontana Lake. It was obvious when we went in that the Iron Skillet was full of local people, which is the best recommendation in my experience. The service was very...More

Thank 880larry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 19 stopped here to eat based off Trip Advisor reviews on our way to hike Deep Creek. The food was great. I had a Bacon cheeseburger that was delicious. Our kids found plenty on the menu they liked as well. Everyone in...More

Thank Keri S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is our go to place for breakfast, and sometimes lunch. They make the best biscuits and their biscuit sandwich meals are very good with nice price. I love the omelette and biscuits with hash browns and grits. It's an incredible breakfast plate that will...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 24 April 2017

My wife and I were in Bryson City for a couple of weeks and stopped in for lunch. Service was excellent and burgers were very good. We will be back in Bryson City for 3 weeks in June and will have lunch here again.

Thank florida2
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Large selection of food, affordable prices. The wait staff did a great job to accommodate a party of five. We arrived at a shift change and the ladies on duty did an awesome job meeting our varied needs.

Thank Edieskip
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Good sandwiches with friendly and quick service. Stopped for dinner and everything was tasty. Good fries.

Thank Holly G
Reviewed 28 March 2017

the food was amazing and the staff were very nice and helpful. they make homemade type food and it is amazing. if you havent been then you need to go.

Thank Vanessa A
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The food was great. The sevicer was very attentive and kept our drinks full. The sausage gravy was point on and the portions are large. Happy eating!!!

Thank David A
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I work daily, so I sent out for this lunch meal. DELICIOUS!! AND VERY REASONABLE PRICED. Enjoyed this meal immensely, full as can be now, certainly will be back. joa n gillett

Thank jceg2017
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Best breakfast you could find anywhere. Service was great. Bacon was incredible. Biscuits were to die for. Highly recommend this place

Thank Griff0324
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:00
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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