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Hungry Bear BBQ #2

490 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4969
+1 865-325-1084
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“baked beans” (48 reviews)
“pulled pork” (90 reviews)
“ribs” (91 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
490 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4969
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was ok. It's probably that we are used to Lexington Style bbq that we have in NC. I t is a small place and has reasonable prices, just not what we were looking for.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here after finishing the Roaring Fork drive, and were so glad we did. The food was incredible, and we ended up eating at Hungry Bear BBQ #1 the next day. The self-serve fountain drinks were very welcome after long hikes. If the sandwiches...More

Thank Kelli B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hungry Bear was recommended to us by a local resident. It was good and very filling. I liked the sweet BBQ sauce and my husband preferred the hot. The pulled pork was tender and very flavorful. The employees were friendly and the atmosphere was pleasant....More

Thank D-Arkansas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for a quick lunch and ordered the pulled pork sandwich with 2 sides and a drink. The employees were pleasant, service was good and the food came out in a timely manner. The restaurant was clean but they were out of soap...More

Thank coastermeister
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot for a quick bite to eat. They got our food out quickly for a group of 23! The location was a perfect spot in town.

Thank Hayleah H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed across the street at the Brookside Resport and thought we'd give it a try after the aroma of the smoker worked it's magic on us. We split a combo dinner of pulled pork, ribs, sausage, beans and slaw! YUMMY! You want fancy -...More

Thank DaCheez
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We picked this based on reviews but we're disappointed. The bbq had good flavor but was not hot and was greasy.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good. Barbecue is great. Very strange location, in an old house it looks like. But it's worth the weirdness, becuase the food is great! Eat in the parking lot on one of the old picnic tables, you get that authentic Tennessee barbecue experience. Decent...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time to visit this location. Just as location #1 the food is very good. An unhurried atmosphere with outside picnic tables available which is great for children. This is a counter order and pickup type restaurant meaning no server or tip for families on...More

Thank KC1953
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This was my first time to Gatlinburg, and after hiking several trails, I was hungry. I stumbled upon Hungry Bear and decided to give it a try as I love bbq. I had the brisket, beans and cole slaw. There were three different sauces to...More

Thank Randywahoo17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4969
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-325-1084
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