Pigeon Forge Restaurants – Something for Every Taste

In Town for a Visit? Stop at These Pigeon Forge Restaurants The restaurant scene is just as varied and diverse as all the attractions you find throughout Pigeon Forge. From delicious Tennessee southern cooking to themed restaurants for family fun, to more sophisticated fare, Pigeon Forge has it all, including restaurants that specialize in Italian,… Read more »

Gatlinburg Restaurants – Great Places to Grab a Bite

Vacationing in Tennessee? Check Out These Gatlinburg Restaurants Gatlinburg, TN has hundreds of restaurants to choose from offering everything from good ol’ down-home cooking to tasty recipes from around the world. Places to eat in Gatlinburg range from take-out convenience to intimate, cozy atmosphere, everything to suit your taste. Grab some food to go for… Read more »

Johnson Family Restaurants in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg

What Makes the Johnson Family of Restaurants So Darned Good? Decades ago, Bruce Johnson opened his first BBQ restaurant and fulfilled his dream of owning a restaurant. Now, Johnson Family Restaurants has grown by leaps and bounds in the Smokies and features restaurants offering just about any type of food your family is looking for…. Read more »

Split Rail Eats Restaurant – in Gatlinburg Along the Arts Trail

Split Rail Eats in Gatlinburg is a little off the beaten track but it’s worth finding if you’re hungry for a good meal. With a mix of traditional and modern American diner fare, and special twists to the ingredients and specialties, this cute little restaurant is a place the locals eat, and recommend to visitors…. Read more »

Taste of Italy Restaurant: A Gatlinburg Hidden Gem

One of Gatlinburg’s hidden gems for dining is Taste of Italy. It’s a family-owned and operated restaurant popular with visitors and locals alike, serving a wide range of Italian dishes – including fresh homemade pizza – both for meat lovers and also for vegetarian and gluten-free tastes. Taste of Italy offers quality Italian food made… Read more »

Smith & Son Corner Kitchen in Gatlinburg

Smith & Son Corner Kitchen is an American fare lunch and dinner restaurant in Gatlinburg with a bar upstairs serving signature cocktails. The food is excellent, and hearty, with a large menu selection. This restaurant really is on the corner, at the intersection of Historic Nature Trail (Airport Rd.) and Parkway, at Light #8 –… Read more »

Fannie Farkle’s in Gatlinburg: Food and Fun For the Family

Fannie Farkle’s is a restaurant and arcade in downtown Gatlinburg with food to go or to eat in, including its famous, foot-long corn dogs that some people have called the best in the world! Fannie Farkle’s has been converting visitors into regulars for years because of its high-quality food and fun for the entire family…. Read more »

Mel’s Classic Diner in Pigeon Forge: Back to the Fifties

You’ll step back in time when dining in the classic style of the 50’s at Mel’s, where American favorites fill the menu. From the large exterior neon sign to the cozy booths, chrome accessories, and music playing from the jukebox, it’s a time machine and a great place to eat. With something to please every… Read more »

The Old Mill Restaurant and the Pottery House Cafe & Grille

The historic Old Mill District in Pigeon Forge is a relaxing change of pace that can take several hours to explore all the many things to see, do and browse. Keep your strength up by planning on breakfast, lunch or dinner at one (or both) of the two fine restaurants a few steps away from… Read more »

Delauder’s BBQ: Award-Winning Hidden Gem in Gatlinburg

Delauder’s Smoky Mountain BBQ in Gatlinburg is hard to find but worth it – a hidden gem serving barbecue that was named among the Top 25 in the nation. If you crave an authentic taste of Tennessee barbecue, you have to give this place a try. Eastern Tennessee barbecue is an American treasure, known throughout… Read more »

New Orleans Sandwich Company in Gatlinburg

We don’t have massive Mardi Gras parades in the Smokies, but you can still find tasty and authentic Louisiana cuisine in Gatlinburg thanks to New Orleans Sandwich company. Get an authentic taste of the Big Easy in the Smokies The rolling peaks of the Great Smoky Mountains may as well be a world away from… Read more »

Smokies Cuban Cafe: A Pigeon Forge Hidden Gem

Miami may be known as the epicenter of Cuban food in the United States, but it’s possible to find authentic Cuban cooking without having to take a trip down to south Florida. That’s where Smokies Cuban Cafe comes in – it’s a hidden gem in Pigeon Forge that serves up delicious and traditional Cuban dishes… Read more »

Wild Plum Tea Room

Would you like to uncover a side of Gatlinburg that many people wouldn’t expect? The Wild Plum Tea Room, located along the Arts & Crafts Community Trail on Buckhorn Road, is an eclectic and charming tea and lunch venue. You’ll find here creative and original dishes with an emphasis on seasonal and local ingredients. Reservations… Read more »

Whole Earth Grocery in Gatlinburg

When visiting Gatlinburg, enjoy something extra good for your body and soul with a visit to Whole Earth Grocery. This cafe and store offers vegetarian & vegan food & products, natural foods & items. The food is delicious, with great sandwiches, wraps and other lunches. This all-natural cafe and shop is your one-stop Smoky Mountains… Read more »

The Best Italian Café and Pizzeria: a Gatlinburg Hidden Gem

The Best Italian Cafe & Pizzeria in Gatlinburg has been a favorite among locals and repeat visitors to the Smoky Mountains since it opened in 1976. Stop in for lunch or dinner at this hidden-gem restaurant to try Best Italian’s versions of Italian favorites done right, from pizza to classic dishes, with New York style…. Read more »

Smoky Mountain Brewery in Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge

Smoky Mountain Brewery is a popular restaurant with a conveniently situated location in both Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. It has a lodge atmosphere, with a sports bar functionality (lots of TVs) and a well rounded American menu. The Brewery serves (and brews) craft beers, as well as cocktails and wine, and it’s also  open late… Read more »

The Greenbrier Restaurant: Chef-Driven Dining, Wine & Spirits

The Greenbrier Restaurant in Gatlinburg is a chef-driven dinner house, well known for its steaks, chops and seafood. The restaurant also offers an impressive wine selection and cocktail menu. Many people enjoy the secluded feel of the restaurant’s location and the staff’s high attention to detail. The restaurant is the perfect blend of a modern… Read more »

Smoky Mountain Winery in Gatlinburg

Smoky Mountain Winery is Gatlinburg’s oldest winery, established in 1981, and the winner of numerous awards. Located just off of East Parkway in Gatlinburg, TN, it’s a hidden gem and great favorite for many people who like to sample the varieties of wine that the area offers. Wine lovers of all experience levels will enjoy… Read more »

Hit the Rocky Top Wine Trail

Have you explored the Rocky Top Wine Trail? The trail is made up of 5 wineries located from the heart of Pigeon Forge to Sevierville, just up the road. All locations along the trail are open 7 days a week, and each winery offers free samples. As a bonus, some also offer tours of the… Read more »