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Hungry Bear BBQ # 1

2263 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-6003
+1 865-325-8048
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“baked beans” (93 reviews)
“brisket” (129 reviews)
“pork special” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
2263 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-6003
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have passed by here several times and finally decided to stop by on a Subday evening around 5:00. They were "busy" because they were very short staffed. The sausage was very good but the pulled pork and ribs were dry. The chicken sandwhich had...More

Thank PhantomB222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I are here. The food was delicious. He had the pulled pork I had the hungry bear special, we were very happy with our choices. loved it highly recommend this little cute restaurant. Definitely will be returning.

Thank Valerie Ann Pen... M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for family dinner night about 7:00 at night they close at 9:00 and they had no pulled pork and no brisket. Not sure what else they had but nothing i wanted. On top of that the waiters were extremely rude.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pulled pork sandwich and a side of Mac n cheese. It was the best BBQ I’ve ever had! Thank you guys!

Thank Payton J
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Great everything and very nice guy working there. Really cool pictures and antiques on the wall. Portions are good and prices are reasonable.

Thank World_Travels1
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We passed the Pittman address on our way to get family pictures taken on our trip down here. I key in on small joints, one because I know people are making a living off of their small business and the food could be a hidden...More

Thank S D
Reviewed 2 January 2018

didn't know what to expect but our food choices were very good... would have preferred to sit outside but not in that weather..if back in the area would return & get the food to go...

Thank bogey718
Reviewed 30 December 2017

As we walked around the area, kept hearing the same thing, "go to Hungry Bear BBQ". And glad that we did. Had the beef brisket dinner and the five rib dinner. Delicious! Very reasonable prices. Quick service and more than enough to eat. Can't ask...More

1  Thank hoosiersindiana
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Stumbled upon this place when returning from a white water rafting trip. It was crowded but the line moved. The food was amazing, ribs, brisket, pulled pork, sausages, and sides. We ended up coming back again it was so good. The menu does change depending...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Walking into this place was like stepping back forty years, it's very rustic and has an authentic feel. The food is excellent and the servings are very generous. We ordered the combination dinner (ribs, pork, chicken and beef) so we could try everything. It turned...More

Thank Deborah S
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Debra G
6 October 2016|
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No take out or eat in.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2263 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-6003 (Formerly Hungry Bear BBQ)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-325-8048
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