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Bearmeats Indian Den

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Address: 4210 Wolftown Rd, Cherokee, NC 28719
Phone Number: +1 828-497-4052

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This place has a little of everything. The prices are much here as well. Stop and take a look. Soap, honey, baskets, apples, this and that.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 October 2016
Kingsport, Tennessee
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This place has a little of everything. The prices are much here as well. Stop and take a look. Soap, honey, baskets, apples, this and that.

Thank lpeagles77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The prices at this place beats everyone else's. We saw some of the same items at other stores in Cherokee and the prices were doubled! You can't beat the friendly service of this place. My husband was about to buy a walking stick and the man that works there informed him he had the wrong size for his height. We... More 

Thank Ashley B
Marietta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I loved this shop! You don't find a bunch of knick knack, "made in China" junk at this store. You find genuine, quality craftsman gifts made by Americans, Native Americans at that! I only wish that I had more time and money to spend when I happened upon this gem of a store on our way to... More 

Thank AnnetteMarie332
Manning, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

When in Maggie Valley or Cherokee we always stop at Bearmeat's Indian Den. This is a little shop on the mountain road between Maggie Valley and Cherokee. The drive is beautiful and the shop is fantastic. All products in this shop are local made or grown. This is not your average shop selling Chinese made products. The local crafts people... More 

Thank Jim H
Gainesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

We've shopped at Bearmeats many times over the years and always find it interesting and loaded with locally made real American Indian hand made crafts. The folks are very friendly and are always glad to help you find something to remember your stay at Cherokee. This is my choice of shops to go to in Cherokee. Some of the other... More 

Thank Jeff S
tallahassee, fl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

As you are traveling from Waynesville up to Cherokee you will see a ton of signs about stopping at Bearmeat's Indian Den - DO IT - I was very impressed with all the handmade Native American items this lovely shop had to offer. This is not the typical tourist shop. It is very large so take your time and see... More 

Thank lscaldwell
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Enjoyed the stop immensely. Very well organized, interesting, lots of local items. Loved the Muscadine Cider. Worth stopping in. Not over priced like some local shops. Not filled with made in China merchandise.

Thank Diane P
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

After seeing the signs as we were driving, we had to stop just to check it out. The shop is filled with all sorts of local goods. We met Bearmeat and he explained everything was made or produced locally. I bought a fabulous candle in a beautiful hand made pot. They even let me try a boiled peanut, since I'd... More 

Thank SaltWaterGal79
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This is the type of shop I like to visit when traveling. Everything made by local and nearby artisans; no "made in China" stickers here. Some items are quite pricey but that's truly what some are worth. The kids loved looking at everything too. The boiled peanuts are also delicious. Friendly people and proud that they sell homemade.

Thank Alexsa B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

This is the real deal, high quality Native American crafts! We really enjoyed looking around here and even spent a good amount of money with them. We will be back next time we come to the area.

Thank 71RTChallenger

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