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Bryson City, NC

Everett Street in Bryson City. Photo courtesy of Kristen Scott (

Photo courtesy of Kristen Scott (

The closest town to Hemlock Inn is the small mountain village of Bryson City. Bryson City is a small town with just a few stoplights, but is full of good shopping, delightful lunch eateries, ice cream parlors, and mountain adventure hubs. Below you will find links to a few of our Bryson City favorites:

Eateries & ice-cream recommendations:

  • The Filling Station Deli | great sandwiches, salads, and soups on Everett Street
  • The Everett Street Diner | good homey lunch spot with a variety of food options
  • Jimmy Mac’s Restaurant | good lunch and dinner spot with everything from sandwiches to steaks
  • Na-bers Drive-In | classic old-style drive-in with burgers, corndogs, sandwiches and fries
  • Cork and Bean | lovely brunch, lunch, or dinner spot with unique dishes right in town

    Photo courtesy of Kristen Scott (

    Photo courtesy of Kristen Scott (

  • Mountain Perks | great coffee shop that also serves sandwiches, salads and bagels
  • Nate and Nicks | great place to grab a pizza
  • Soda Pops | fun old-fashioned ice cream parlor
  • Fast-food options: McDonalds, Subway, Pizza Hut, Burger King, Arby’s
  • Click here for a more extensive list of suggestions!

Mountain Activities: