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Black Bear Cafe

7621 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-3907
+1 865-448-8887
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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7621 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-3907
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We got a recommendation from the motel we stayed for the night and had a wonderful time. There was a short wait and while waiting, we got into a conversation with other overnight visitors and shared a table for dinner. the food was great; the...More

Thank marting347
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was close to our cabin we had rented in the Townsend area. We had a large family party and not one person was disappointed in their food. Very good, friendly service, but limited space, so get there early. Well worth it! It became...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small local restaurant. Service was great! Food was excellent! We had the daily homemade soup and a dessert. All the food coming out looked tasty.

Thank TexanReviewer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped to have lunch after a friend recommended it. Was very good. I had a sandwich and my husband had a sandwich. They were very good but nothing special. Would like to go back and have another meal when we had more time. Desserts looked...More

Thank sandidee5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tiny restaurant; great value and food and people! First time visiting during this trip -- and went 3 more times. Well cooked food; great pies. Had the whitefish filets and baked potatoes -- and I'm not usually a fish eater. It was great. Made the...More

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the special, fish n chips. They were very good. Desserts were delicious. Service was great.

Thank TennesseeGirl2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the beef veg. Soup with grilled cheese the trout with baked potato chopped steak with baked potato and coconut pie. It was awesome and I highly reccomend it!!!!!

Thank tafleming888992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this great family restaurant while vacationing in the Smokey Mts. Very clean, courteous place to eat super good food and many desserts. Food tastes just like home cooking. Good variety & serves breakfast, lunch, & dinner. Recommend without question. Know it's a good place...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not to quick to judge by only one visit. I will be back. I ordered the chopped steak with fries and a salad. You have a choice of 2 sides. The salad was fresh and primarily made up of iceberg lettuce and cherry...More

Thank hillbillyvol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both my husband and I had delicious meals at the Black Bear Cafe. We both ordered the pan fried trout and OMG was it ever delicious. Very lightly dusted with flour and fried (with the head on) and served hot. Our starter salad was huge...More

Thank joy12Blairsville_GA
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Questions & Answers
10 February 2018|
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Response from TeamFight | Property representative |
Debbie, the only thing we have is a House Salad and a Veggie Burger. Not sure if you eat fish, but we do have a mild white fish and Rainbow trout also.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7621 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-3907
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 865-448-8887
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