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The Iron Skillet

165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
+1 828-488-4766
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (15 reviews)
“fries” (26 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
165 Everett St, Bryson City, NC 28713-6406
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Very clean, very fast service. A little busy sometimes but never to busy to wait a few minutes. Food was awesome.

Thank VBYERS628
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The food is ok. Not great, but not bad either. I did love their biscuits. The portions are large for the price. The place is small so the wait can be long.

Thank npotter2017
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I just went on to post my review of this place and noticed the other reviews from the last week are not too good...unfortunately, neither is mine. We arrived about 6:00 PM and we also waited about 10 minutes to be seated even though we...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We were interested in eating at a local place for lunch. We arrived a little after the lunch crowd was there, so we did not have to wait at all to get a table. The waitress was pleasant and attentive. My husband had the fried...More

Thank labtechsupreme64
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Kinda stumbled onto the place and figure what the heck. Place was plain and clean and service was speedy. Food was hot and filling.

Thank BroncoRB
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Nice local joint. The place is small so be prepared to wait a while for a seat and your food. The biscuits are amazing.

Thank Adventureseeker26
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We wanted to try something new from where we usually go because the wife wanted country fried steak for breakfast. lol We were seated right away and helped rather quickly for them being extremely busy. I had their biscuits and gravy ( biscuits were not...More

Thank yankeedad69
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We saw great reviews for this restaurant on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. We arrived at 6:27 and waited until 6:37 and had 3/4 servers and staff walk by and never acknowledge us for seating and even got scowled at by...More

Thank Norfolk_Isla
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast before our trip on the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. Nice country diner experience with great country breakfast food! I had scrambled eggs, bacon, grits, and a gravy biscuit with coffee. All was delicious, especially the huge gravy biscuit. But, above...More

Thank DrKeebler_13
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Burgers were good, BLT had crisp bacon, omelet good and coffee was hot, service was good, bathrooms were clean, old style diner,

Thank Textraveler2013
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Denny C
21 July 2017|
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Response from 880larry | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. We went for breakfast, and passed by during lunch on another day and they were open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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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