Pizza on wooden tableIt’s no secret that Gatlinburg is home to some delicious restaurants to choose from. Ranging from All-American to ocean-inspired, it’s easy to get lost in the all the choices. To help visitors find narrow their search, Park Place on the River composed a list of the best Gatlinburg pizza restaurants.

Big Daddy’s Pizzeria

The second location for this family owned Smoky Mountain restaurant, Big Daddy’s Pizzeria is dedicated to bringing guests the highest quality pizza possible. Every one of their Gatlinburg pizzas are cooked to perfection in a 550 degree, wood-fired brick oven, and topped with only the freshest ingredients. Committed to freshness, all of Big Daddy’s sauces are made in house, and there is no freezer! Big Daddy’s Pizzeria was a 2013 recipient of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence award.

Flying Saucer Italian Bistro

Located in the base of the Gatlinburg Space Needle, guests to the Flying Saucer Italian Bistro can enjoy a great-tasting Gatlinburg pizza paired with scenic views of the Smoky Mountains. After finishing your pizza, be sure to check out the 25,00 square-foot arcade next door! Flying Saucer brings the great flavor and style of a New York pizza place with a little Gatlinburg flair. Throughout the summer Flying Saucer is open seven days a week from 11 a.m.- midnight.

Best Italian Cafe and Pizzeria

Best Italian Cafe and Pizzeria got its name not from marketing, but as a way to publish their promise of bringing delicious Gatlinburg pizzas to all who visit. Along with their Italian pies, Best Italian Cafe also specializes in classic dishes like Veal Parmigiana, Eggplant Parmesan and Spaghetti with Meatballs. With over 30 years of quality service already under their belt, Best Italian Cafe and Pizzeria is looking forward to serving customers for years to come.

For guests who prefer to have their Gatlinburg pizza togo, Park Place on the River offers two and three bedroom condos featuring private balconies and spacious dining room to enjoy their meal in a more secluded spot. Conveniently located near downtown Gatlinburg, Park Place on the River is the perfect place for guests to come back and relax.