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Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
303 S Main St, Waynesville, NC 28786-4352
+1 828-452-1313
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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303 S Main St, Waynesville, NC 28786-4352
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern
1. Steaks
"Great local steaks for half the price"
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2. Sandwiches
"Awesome sandwiches and other offerings make Bogart's a repeat"
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3. Service
"The food was delicious and the wait staff was very friendly!"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have always enjoyed Bogarts in Waynesville! Never disappointed in food or service. I’ll be back soon

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Elaine Patrick B
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Bogart’s was an amazing restaurant. We searched for a locally owned restaurant in the area and we were so glad we found this small tavern. Broccoli Bites, Ribeye Sandwich, and Peco Sneed sandwich were all excellent! Our waitress was also very good! We will go...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Kathryn M, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thanks for choosing local, and for stopping by! We're so glad you were pleasantly surprised by your sandwiches, and we look forward to serve you again the next time you're in Waynesville. Best, Dakota Sneed

Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant is well established in Waynesville. The service was slow, but the place was packed due to it being a Saturday night. We had a party of six. The food arrived at the same time, however, my burger was undercooked. I had requested medium...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were out Christmas shopping and decided to visit Bogart's for lunch. We visit often for dinner, but haven't been there for a while for lunch, so we decided to see if anything had changed. We arrived a few minutes before noon and were cordially...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank wmljr2002
DBSneed, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Christmas shopping follow by cheeseburgers and Philly cheesesteaks certainly make for a great day! I'm glad you and your wife enjoyed your time with us, and that you both enjoyed your lunch. I hope Christmas shopping went well, and we look forward to having you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting from out of state for the thanksgiving weekend we chose this local streak place. We arrived about 5:00 and thought we would have beat the crowd but we waited at the bar for about 15 minutes. It was warm and cozy and the staff...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dianna L
DBSneed, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I appreciate you coming over, Dianna! We love being a comfortable spot in town where anyone can grab a bite to eat. I'm thrilled you and your husband felt so well taken care of during your time with us. Come back and see us again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The systems were down when we got there. They immediately informed us that it would be longer serving time. I had a club sandwich that was to die for! I have eaten 100s of club sandwiches. I have no clue as to why this one...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Traveler61770036940
DBSneed, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming over for a bite to eat! We work hard to make sure our customers feel well taken care of throughout their time with us, so we're happy to see you enjoyed everything. We hope you'll be back soon for another evening of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience at Bogarts tonight! My husband is a tough steak critic and he was very pleased with his ribeye. I loved my ribeye pork chops. The sweet tea was just right and desserts were delicious. Our server Kim was very down to earth and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lisa H
DBSneed, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

A good steak is even better when you have a great glass of iced tea! Happy to see you enjoyed your meal, Lisa, and that you felt well taken care of from start to finish by our team. I'll make sure Kim sees your kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After chopping down a couple of Christmas trees we went to Bogarts for lunch. Lindsay was our waitress, made excellent menu recommendations and her watch are over our table was great even though we were on the second floor and the kitchen was on the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank garya962
Kathryn M, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

'Tis the season! I love that we could host your Christmas cutting day lunch -- that's so wonderful and I hope it was a fun time! Next time you're craving a steak, come on back. Happy Thanksgiving, Dakota Sneed

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a busy Saturday night and had about a 40 minite wait for a table. Grabbed a drink from the bar so ok. Not much room for waiting, and the place was a zoo. Got seated and waiter was super nice and accomodating....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mermaidkatie
Kathryn M, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I appreciate you guys giving us a shot, but I'm sorry to see you weren't entirely impressed with our restaurant overall. We love being a spot where folks can come get a hearty bite to eat -- especially those craving a steak and potatoes. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner at Bogarts it was out standing Lindsey our server was excellent friendly and knowledgeable of the menu she made our experience great we are here from Florida and we will be back again. I recommend the steak it was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Kathryn M, Owner at Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for coming over! Great to see you and your wife enjoyed your time with us. I'll make sure Lindsey sees your kind words -- we hope you'll be back soon for more. All the best, Dakota Sneed

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Response from Alan B | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. Recommend calling Bogsrt’s. Music or not; lunch or dinner - Bogsrt’s is a MUST eat when in and/or travelin through Waynesville, NC. GREAT food, but steaks are world class! This is where the locals eat! Arrive... More
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Response from gjbmn | Reviewed this property |
They sure do.
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Response from philois | Reviewed this property |
There was a misunderstanding here, please withdraw the question. We were inquiring about a hotel in Lexington, KY.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 S Main St, Waynesville, NC 28786-4352
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-452-1313
  • E-mail
Looking for a unique restaurant in Western North Carolina's Smoky Mountains? Look no further than Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern, one of the greatest restaurants in Waynesville. We offer flame-grilled steaks, mouth-watering chicken entrees, delicious soups, and fresh salads. Our casual atmosphere in a rustic, old time setting provides just the right ambiance for a family get together, romantic dinner, or just a quick bite to eat. We take pride in our amazing food and exceptional service. Our wait staff is trained to ensure that any request can be met. Check out our menu and ask about some of our loyal customer favorites. We are famous for our flame-grilled steaks and our classic, juicy burgers. Have a sweet tooth? Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern desserts are out-of-this-world sweet and tasty. We have a passion for our local history, and we love to share that with our customers. Our walls are decorated with historic photos and pieces of history that tell the amazing story of our town. Be sure to check it out and learn a little local history! For a delicious meal and a peek into the fascinating history of Waynesville, stop by Bogart's Restaurant & Tavern. We look forward to making you a regular!
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