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Tin Lizard - CLOSED

65 Locust Avenue, Spruce Pine, NC
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
5 Aug 2013
“New owner, new name”
24 May 2012
“Where the snotty even pay too much.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Contemporary, Pub
65 Locust Avenue, Spruce Pine, NC
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

The restaurant that was Tin Lizard is now Hef's. The menu is pretty basic: burgers, wings, and pizza. We didn't have pizza, but the other two specialties were done very well. Wings come in three choices: naked, breaded, and boneless. There are a variety of...More

Thank Daffodil7404
Reviewed 24 May 2012 via mobile

$16 for 5 beef tips and a ice cream scoop of mashed potatos. No exaggeration. 20 minutes before being waited on and only 3 tables full. I would predict going out of business soon.

3  Thank Marie1834
Reviewed 13 March 2012

loved everything. great people and sevice. will be back

Thank chapmanBannerElk
Reviewed 13 March 2012

just ok food, but it is after all in Spruce Pine NC

1  Thank ndae
Reviewed 24 January 2012

the wings were decent, but the other food were not the greatest in my opinion. try not to go there when they have a karaoke night, it can get really loud and the restaurant is small in size.

1  Thank R G
Reviewed 14 November 2011

Good wings, fried green tomatoes and sweet potato fries. Bartender was nice. In an area with few choices this place is worth stopping at for a bite to eat!

Thank Bstager
Reviewed 9 November 2011

The Tin Lizard was a nice find during an autumn afternoon in Spruce Pine. The interior was nicely adorned, simple and welcoming. We had sandwiches and fries - go for the sweet potato ones! Entrees looked good, we were just looking for a quick meal....More

Thank PalmettoTraveler
Reviewed 7 November 2011

Tin Lizard was a useful eating option during our stay in Spruce Pine. It was pouring with rain and we could park right outside which was very handy. We had burgers which were nice but not the best we've had in the states. There were...More

Thank ExtremeCoucherUK
Reviewed 13 September 2011

Food great and my steak was cooked perfectly. Our waiter was above average but lack a couple of things which may be because he was newer. I.e. after we were eatng we heard another waitress say it was prime rib night, a special not on...More

Thank jmat4
Reviewed 17 August 2011

My partner and I visited the Tin Lizard for some late night drinks and an appetizer. We love a good calamari dish and this place has it. The squid was fried perfectly and the fresh diced tomatoes and onions went perfectly with it, but the...More

Thank B S
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Restaurant Details

Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Locust Avenue, Spruce Pine, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Spruce Pine
New place with good service, interesting food, decent prices, and clean bathrooms. And four beers at a dollar each!
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