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Bear's Den

1191 Oglethorpe St, Macon, GA 31201-1824
+1 478-745-9909
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (22 reviews)
“meatloaf” (9 reviews)
“mac cheese” (10 reviews)
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1191 Oglethorpe St, Macon, GA 31201-1824
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for meat & 2 or 3. Met some friends for lunch & thoroughly enjoyed it. 3 of us ate for around $30. Quick, friendly service.

Thank StevenTHill
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

As good as the hype. Hot fresh food. Got the meat and two. Nothing fancy here but good southern cooking. Can vouch for meatloaf and fried chicken. Good portions too. Reasonably priced.

Thank Cognac62
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We happened upon Bear's Den last fall and planned our trip around eating there the next time we were near Macon! Delicious Southern Cooking. The staff is very nice and even if you arrive after 3 PM, you can buy your take-out meal and still...More

Thank Maxine S
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Great Southern Cuisine at its fineness!!!!You will never be disappointed.From there baked chiicken and mouth watering pork chop Vegetables season right. You just fall in love with this place.

Thank R2743KRlizt
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My son took us here for lunch while visiting Macon. The food was delicious and the service outstanding. We got a lot of food for the money. We will definitely be returning for lunch again so we can try some of the entrees!

Thank kanieds
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I always eat the fried chicken, turnips or collards, and/or the green beans, mac n cheese, or the peas. The chicken has been awesome at times....like cooked in lard kinda awesome. Other times it has been overcooked. The tea is real southern sweet tea and...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Finally made it to Bear's Den after many years of hearing good things. Cafeteria style selection features a daily special and many great sides. Went on Friday and chose the fried shrimp, cheese grits and cole slaw. But there were plenty of other choices. It...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This restaurant serves cafeteria style. It's very helpful that they have the daily menu on a board behind the servers. By time you snake through the line, you already know what you want. They have a very nice variety each day of meats, vegetables and...More

Thank Sheila H
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This is some amazing southern food right here. You will not be disappointed. Everything we had was cooked to perfection. The fried chicken was seasoned crispy and juicy perfection. Mac n cheese collards desserts all done fantastic. If your familiar with Atlanta this place us...More

Thank AdrienneHand
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Our experience was great. Ashley was our server and she explain the menu which is on an overhead board with a smile. The restaurant is bright and cheerful inside and well spaced tables leave you to have a private conversation. The food was good, chicken...More

Thank P H
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Steve D
15 January 2017|
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Response from Alysha R | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1191 Oglethorpe St, Macon, GA 31201-1824
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: +1 478-745-9909
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