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Bald Headed Bistro

4.5
815 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Steakhouse
Perfect For:
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
The Bald Headed Bistro, where the West meets the South, specializes in USDA Prime Aged Beef, fresh fish, lobster, and assorted exotic dishes such as elk. The Bald Headed Bistro also offers wood grilled pizzas and an award winning wine list that complements the varied food selections. For your convenience, the restaurant also offers wireless internet access.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Steakhouse, Seafood, Wild Game
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Hours of operation
Open Monday thru Saturday
Bar opens at 4:30 PM
Dining Room opens at 5:00 PM
Closed Sundays
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Phone number
(423) 472-6000
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Eric Fulkerson
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Private party facilities
Contact our Sales and Marketing Manager for details.
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Private party contact
Adam Lewis: (423) 473-4323
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Catering
Contact special events coordinator at 423-473-4323 for details
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Inman
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Entertainment
Weekend live music
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Special events & promotions
Contact our Sales and Marketing Manager at 423-473-4323 for details.
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cigar Room, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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1.0Dined 6 days ago

The food and cocktails were not good , we have Been numerous times in the past and have was pleased.
We will not go back, for the $ and quality, we were very disappointed. Our server was very good, but not worth the drive or the $

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2.0Dined 6 days ago

Dined here for my birthday last weekend. So disappointed! We reserved a table through Open Table and checked the birthday box. Ordered two steaks and salads. The bread used to be fresh, this time it was Sister Shubert rolls. 🤢Salads were ok but sat at the table after I moved them to the side as we ate our entrees. I ordered my steak medium and it came out raw. I cut the steak in half and we asked if it could be fixed. Server brought the same steak back a couple minutes later completely burnt to a crisp. I tried to eat it but it was like pure charcoal. Server brought us our check without offering anything else. We asked if we could see a dessert menu. Husband mentioned ordering since it was my birthday. Server says, “well you should’ve said something!” Yikes. Asked for coffee. Came out luke-warm at best. Dessert came out with both melted ice cream and whipped cream. It was a disaster! I kept thinking it was going to get better. Server offered to take off the steak from our check.

Just not the service I would expect to receive as this has been a great place in the past.

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Great food, great service! Perfect portion size and food options.

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5.0Dined on March 21, 2018

Service and the quality of the food was good. The noise level was a little high but that was due to another customer. Additional menu items might be a suggestion

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Great experience, food was outsdanding. Wait staff was perfect.

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4.0Dined on March 1, 2018

The atmosphere at Bald Headed Bistro is understated elegance. We were there celebrating a birthday. Since all in our party were mindful of calories, we each had a simple filet, salad, additional vegetable (broccoli) and a glass of wine. Steaks were perfectly cooked and the salad was rather small but quite tasty. The broccoli was also prepared slightly more tender than al dente and was plentiful, which was a good thing since each serving was an additional $9.
WE DO HAVE ONE COMPLAINT: The general restaurant LIGHTING WAS TOO LOW. We found it difficult to see each other comfortably let alone read the menu items. We are each mature adults BUT not that old. Not sure why the restaurant had such low lighting but it made it nearly impossible to appreciate the really otherwise lovely decor. Nevertheless, we enjoyed ourselves and for a special occasion, the Bald Headed Bistro is a winner.

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5.0Dined on February 28, 2018

This was our first time to eat here. We enjoyed all the food.
The Deer tenderloin was amazing. The BHB truffles were the best.
Will be returning.

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4.0Dined on February 18, 2018

As always the atmosphere is wonderful. We were celebrating a late Valentines Day Dinner as my husband had been out of town on the actual holiday. We were presently surprised that they were still offering the Valentines specials. We started with the Wild Boar Flatbread appetizer and were blown away with the taste; simply amazing and should be a permanent fixture. The dirty martini with hand stuffed blue cheese olives were on point. We decided to indulge and each ordered the Wild Game platter; we were surprised and to be honest disappointed to discover that the majority of the food was french fries cooked in duck fat. The servings of meat were small; and while the duck frites were delicious; I do not prefer for the main course to be over served on the starch and under served the meat. I would not recommend this entree to anyone especially at that price point.

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4.0Dined on February 18, 2018

The food was delicious but the service was a bit slow.

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4.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Waiter was very good, food was excellent, enjoyed my night, will come back

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2018

The food was great and the service was good. My main complaint is that it took an hour to seat us, and we had a reservation.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

A great Valentine’s dinner! Although the restaurant was very busy, our food came out quickly and was delicious!!
The gin peppercorn sauce was the perfect accompaniment to my filet.
Overall, an outstanding meal.

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3.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Steaks undercooked. Waitress chalked it up to "chef likes to cook them on the low side", which apparently makes up for it?! Everything is way overpriced, I mean, $9 for side of broccoli? If you have money to burn then sure, check it out, otherwise go elsewhere. Food is much better in "lower quality" spots.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Have been their multiple times and the food and the experience are always fantastic. Robert our waiter did a amazing job with everything. Finally, even though it was Valentine's they sat us before our reservation time when we arrived 20-30 min early.

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4.0Dined on February 14, 2018

My wife and I are accustomed to fine dining and wonderful service from dining establishments in the N. IL/SE. WI area that we are relocating from and were looking for a nice spot close to our new home in Charleston, TN. The BHB will likely see us again as our local options for such experiences are limited.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

We had an excellent meal for Valentine's Day. The food was, as always, Amazing. Who does it better?

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5.0Dined on February 13, 2018

Visited many times and always wonderful food, service and atmosphere.

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5.0Dined on February 5, 2018

Service was excellent and food was great.

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5.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Pre-Valentines

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5.0Dined on January 26, 2018

Food and drinks were outstanding and service was better than great.

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5.0Dined on January 19, 2018

If you want an excellent steak, cooked to perfection, then BHB is the place you should go to compare to other, less worthy steak establishments. I really like the ambiance, the service and the quality of selection I receive when I go there. I have never failed to impress anyone I have taken here for the first time.

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5.0Dined on January 12, 2018

We sat down to the best lamb chops ever! Tender, moist, tasty and portions that filled you to your eyeballs.

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4.0Dined on January 10, 2018

The food was decent, but definitely not worth the price you have to pay for it, honestly. We both had the Mtn. Spring Chicken and it honestly tasted just like a $3 rotisserie chicken from the deli, only it was $24. $10 for a glass of wine that tasted like it was probably about $15 for the bottle.

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2.0Dined on January 5, 2018

Our waiter was great. However, the Aged ribeye steak how to foul odor and tasted the same. Therefore, we could eat no more than 1/2 and will never order that again. This was our 58th anniversary which was to be a very special occasion. The only thing that made it special was the waiter and the cheesecake and coffee at the end of our meal.

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5.0Dined on December 31, 2017

Excellent service & ambiance. Great variety of menu choices. Absolutely wonderful desserts.

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5.0Dined on December 28, 2017

Great ambiance, food and decor in a surprising strip mall location! Menu offerings are wonderful, terrific high quality meat and game choices. Pork belly and Brussels sprout appetizer was fabulous! Rib eye and salmon great. A few more low-carb offerings would be good. Service was terrific, server made very interesting and special. We will be back.

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5.0Dined on December 22, 2017

The food, drinks, service, and ambience, were superb. Highly recommended!

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5.0Dined on December 22, 2017

Everything was great!!

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2.0Dined on December 20, 2017

Service just ok food not good and way too expensive for quality of food

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5.0Dined on December 16, 2017

We were hoping for a later reservation time, but had a movie to attend after so we couldn’t go too late. The service was superb. The restaurant has great ambiance. The food is delicious. We use Bald Headed Bistro for special occasions or date nights & have never been disappointed.

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5.0Dined on December 8, 2017

First annivers

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5.0Dined on December 8, 2017

It was the beat steak I' have ever had. I can't wait to go back. It was an expensive meal but so worth it.

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5.0Dined on December 4, 2017

My wife and I love the Bistro. Delicious food and quiet setting.

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5.0Dined on December 4, 2017

Everything was excellent, the Wild game platter was delicious. Venison was perfectly cooked, duck was great, the quail was slightly overdone yet very tasty. Quite expensive to me but well worth the money for special occasions, we went for our anniversary and would not hesitate to go again, and I am not much in the fine dining, however I am a bit of a foodie. Which made it well worth the expense.

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5.0Dined on November 24, 2017

We returned for this visit after a bad previous experience. This experience was 100% better. Our waiter, Nick, was much more attentive than our previous waiter. A much better dinner date.

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5.0Dined on November 16, 2017

As always, Bald Headed Bistro did not disappoint. Nick was an amazing serving with a great personality. Bacon wrapped dates and pimento cheese for appetizers was delish!

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1.0Dined on November 15, 2017

Birthday very disappointing on not cooked fish and tough steak both sent back did not pay for or eat

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5.0Dined on November 10, 2017

Great experience. Brought co-worker who lives in Portland OR.

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5.0Dined on November 8, 2017

Great place! Never disappointed! Nothing like BHB any where in the area!

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5.0Dined on November 7, 2017

Good food. Great service.

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