Y’all better be ready for some southern cooking when visiting the Smokies! Whether you are looking for restaurants in Sevierville, Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge, Star Chase Cabins has you covered. We know that guests want to enjoy a nice meal when traveling out of town and there’s no better place to experience peak southern hospitality and home cooking than right here in the Smokies. Check out our recommendations to ensure you eat at the best of best the Smoky Mountains have to offer!

The Old Mill Restaurant

Whether you`d like to fill your kitchen with authentic Appalachian flavors, your dining room with time-honored artisan dinnerware, or your home with an overall sense of classic Southern hospitality, the Old Mill offers an abundance of options crafted right here in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

Location: 164 Old Mill Ave, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3516
Phone: 865-429-3463

Local Goat

Local Goat is a New American restaurant with a scratch-made kitchen specializing in locally-sourced and sustainable menu items. Local Goat offers a wide array of appetizers, jumbo wings, awesome salads. hearty steaks, chops, fall-off-the-bone ribs and outstanding desserts.

Location: 2167 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Phone: 865-366-3035

The Pottery House Cafe and Grille

The Pottery House Cafe serves freshly made sandwiches, salads, and hearty entrees on dishes created by our potters right next door. Cozy up in the wintertime near the crackling embers of our dining room`s original stone fireplace.

Location: 3341 Old Mill Street, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Phone: 865-453-6002

Sawyer`s Farmhouse Restaurant

Sawyers Farmhouse Breakfast is a locally owned and operated restaurant. We opened in July of 2014 and have acquired a large local following as well as rave reviews on Trip Advisor and Yelp. We serve a variety of Breakfast foods including Crepes, Belgium Waffles, Made from Scratch Pancakes, syrups and compotes. We have freshly whipped butter that melts easily over the waffles and pancakes covered in our warm homemade syrups. For lunch we offer a selection of Burgers, sandwiches, salads, and as always you can have Breakfast all Day long.

Location: 2831 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, Tennessee 37863
Phone: 865-366-1090

Boss Hogg`s BBQ Shack

With over 35 years of experience in the BBQ business, we try to meet and exceed expectations. We strive to have the best quality food and a great family atmosphere.

Location: 1198 Wears Valley Rd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-7708
Phone: 865-446-4592

Huck Finn`s Catfish

Y`all better come hungry… That`s not a catch phrase, we back it up from the moment you sit down! Family owned and operated, we are known for our award winning, All You Can Eat Catfish, Fried Chicken, and Vittles – which includes Scratch made hushpuppies, Fresh-made-daily coleslaw, White beans with turkey ham, Pickle spears; Sweet Onion slices. The Vittles come with every meal! Voted Best Catfish in East Tennessee by Tennessee Magazine, and millions of happy customers. Voted best food in the world by my Grandmother. Established in May 1995, we are a locally owned & operated family business, with over 50 years of restaurant experience. We are proud to have been serving the guests of the Smoky Mountains for more than 25 years.

Location: 3330 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Phone: 865-429-3353

Mel`s Diner

Mel`s Diner is a popular Family Owned and Operated American Classic Diner located in the heart of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, just minutes from Gatlinburg, Sevierville, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Since 1993, Mel`s Diner has offered its guests a classic 50`s diner experience with great American classic food and atmosphere. Mel`s has all of the classic food that you can expect from 50`s style diner, from hearty breakfast meals to juicy burgers and also legendary banana splits.

Location: 119 Wears Valley Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Phone: 865-429-2184

Bullfish Grill

At Bullfish Grill, we specialize in our namesake. Bullfish proudly serves aged Grand Champion Angus Beef. Seafood is delivered daily, offering you the freshest selections available. We carry only the finest wines, lagers and ales to compliment our fresh seafood and hand-cut steaks. No bull, just great food. Voted Pigeon Forge`s Best Restaurant!

Location: 2441 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Phone: 865-868-1000

Paula Deen`s Family Kitchen

Paula Deen`s Family Kitchen offers guests classic Deen Family recipes, such as Southern- Style entrees, delicious side dishes, and mouth-watering desserts in a family-style setting. Serving up lunch and dinner, the full-service, 300-seat dining area upstairs provides the perfect spot to enjoy a meal with family and friends while looking onto The Island Show Fountains. Visitors can also shop in the Paula Deen Store on the first floor to browse over 3,000 retail items from the First Lady of Southern Cooking, making this one of the most unique dining experiences in the Great Smoky Mountains!

Location: 131 The Island Drive, Suite 8101, Pigeon Forge TN 37863
Phone: 865-366-1510