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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

American Restaurant
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“Great Historic Restaurant that sits on West Prong Little Pigeon River in the heart of Pigeon Forge. Waiting lines are a little long sometimes, but it's worth the wait!”
  • 67 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“gets very good reviews and is in Pigeon Forge. It can get super busy, so plan accordingly”
  • 43 locals recommend
Café
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“Make sure you go to this little cafe in Pigeon Forge, and not the Mill Restaurant across the street.”
  • 41 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Large helpings of food, but a little on the expensive side. Expect a wait for dinner. Located at The Island.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Brewery
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“This a great spot for beer lovers and large groups who want to enjoy a meal in downtown Gatlinburg. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Rustic, cabin-themed eatery offering modern takes on classic Southern breakfast dishes Breakfasts here are massive and come served on ginormous iron skillets. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Great choices of country style food. Has Apple Barn and Cider Mill, Applewood Farmhouse Grill, and Apple Barn Winery next door.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
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“Good selection of pizza, calzones & burgers. LIVE music most every night. Local brews. Family atmosphere. Tuesday is 1/2 price pizza & calzones... Wednesday is 40% (?) off burger & 2 sides.. Good eatery any time of the week but its nice to know when there are specials! :) ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Ski Chairlift
“So much to do! Enjoy the shops, bridge crossing town, food, atmosphere, and views! It is a very day well spent!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“Good Mexican food, a bucking burro to ride, and a rooftop area with terrific views!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Great place for a special occasion. Its not the least expensive place, but the price is more then fair considering the quality. Our recommendation: The boursin cheese stuffed filet...OUT OF THIS WORLD”
  • 18 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“The best steaks in town, make sure you get there early and try their world famous prime rib.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Fantastic breakfast, brunch and lunch. Do not miss the chicken and waffles with the sweet and spicy sauce. Closed Mondays.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Little known secret.. go for lunch not breakfast! World renowned sandwiches that I would travel great lengths just to eat! Dutch diplomat sandwich is my go-to! Ask for extra cucumbers! ”
  • 25 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Low key, more local feel restaurant. Affordable, good food with bar style setting and sometimes has live music. Family friendly in Gatlinburg area. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Diner
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“Ample portions of diner cuisine for breakfast, lunch & dinner in a retro, chrome setting. Excellent food and located in Pigeon Forge.. very close to the cabin.”
  • 11 locals recommend