When visiting Gatlinburg Tennessee, we know you are coming for the Great Smoky Mountains National Park that offers miles of natural beauty and stunning mountainside views. While you have the beautiful views, day and night activities, shopping and attractions, has anyone ever talked to you about the food? In Gatlinburg, you will find some of the best restaurants in the Smokies. From local favorites, to franchise favorites, Gatlinburg offers a variety of different food options that everyone can enjoy.
We’ve put a list together of our top favorite Gatlinburg restaurant that shouldn’t be missed during your time here.
The Park Grill - If you’re looking for burgers, chicken, steaks, and seafood The Park Grill has a vast menu in which all of these things are offered. This restaurant is a bit sophisticated, yet cozy. Guests can dine and have a Smoky Mountain feel in the rustic mountain lodge.
The Log Cabin Pancake House - While it’s called The Log Cabin Pancake House, this restaurant offers a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner. If you always wanted to try biscuits and gravy, this is the restaurant you need to try them at.
Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que - At Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que they are known for smoking their ribs for up to 14 hours! This restaurant has over 900 positive reviews on TripAdvisor and has some of the best bar-b-que in town.
BuckHorn Inn - If you’re looking for a fine dining, romantic spot in the Smokies, BuckHorn Inn is the restaurant for you. Diners report that this is the restaurant you want to visit when you want a quiet and upscale night out. They offer an ever-changing menu, so it pays to check ahead on their website to see what they are offering on particular nights.
Smoky Mountain Brewery - If you’re looking for gorgeous views of the Smoky Mountains while enjoying great food and brews, the Smoky Mountain Brewery is the perfect place. Great food is always being served up with evening entertainment and their specially brewed beers on tap.
If you dine at any of these places the next time you are in Gatlinburg, you are sure to be pleased. However, don’t forget the fully equipped kitchens Diamond Mountain Rentals’ cabins have to offer! All of our cabins come with fully equipped kitchens to help you enjoy a home cooked meal with friends or family!