Gatlinburg has many restaurants to choose from for a nice dinner out or a quick bite to eat while on your Gatlinburg family vacation. From good ole’ Southern cooking to seafood or ethnic food, there is sure to be a place to suit any appetite. Here are some of the most popular Gatlinburg restaurants:
Bubba Gump Shrimp Company
Located in the heart of Gatlinburg, this family friendly restaurant serves fried shrimp, coconut shrimp, chilly shrimp, tempura shrimp, shrimp po’ boys, shrimp scampi….well, you get the idea. In addition to all the shrimp options you can imagine, the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company serves a variety of American favorites including mouthwatering hamburgers, BBQ, steak and chicken. Located right outside the entrance of The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company is the perfect Gatlinburg restaurant to dine at after spending a long day at the park.
Park Grill Steakhouse
The Park Grill Steakhouse serves only the finest, hand cut and naturally aged steaks that are grilled over the open flames of Real Tennessee Hickory. The Park Grill Steakhouse has the warm, rustic feel of a cozy Gatlinburg lodge like our Gatlingburg hotel. The restaurant has been a fixture in Gatlinburg for many years and serves much more than incredible steaks. There is a large salad bar and classics like fresh grilled or fried trout and there are many options for the kids on the Children’s Menu. The Park Grill Steakhouse offers early bird specials from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm daily.
Flying Pig Smokehouse
A small Gatlinburg restaurant with some of the best BBQ in town. The Flying Pig Smokehouse is located in Winery Square of the East Great Smoky Mountain Parkway and serves a simple and affordable menu of pulled pork, beef brisket, chicken and a few deli sandwich options. This eatery is a nice break away from the busy restaurants in central Gatlinburg and a great place to take the family for lunch while out enjoying your Great Smoky Mountain vacation.
Cherokee Grill and Steakhouse
A Galtinburg restaurant favorite, the Cherokee Grill and Steakhouse is located in the heart of the Smoky Mountains and looks like an upscale mountain lodge from the outside. The interior is just as beautiful but it is their food that keeps guests happy and coming back year after year. In addition to incredible steaks, The Cherokee Grill and Steakhouse also serves fresh fish and seafood, rotisserie chicken, sandwiches and salads.
Need some more Gatlinburg restaurant options? Talk to the staff at our Gatlinburg hotel for more ideas or for directions to these Gatlinburg restaurants.