3 Excellent Restaurants in Pigeon Forge

3 Excellent Restaurants in Pigeon Forge

July 25, 2023

Our Gatlinburg condos are just a short drive from Pigeon Forge. It is a great place to go and spend the day! Before you go and explore all the fun attractions there, such as Dollywood or the Titanic Museum, you’ll need a hearty breakfast to give you energy. Later, you may need lunch or a small midday pick-me-up. After that, end the day with a delicious dinner. It’s great that the city has plenty of options when it comes to meals and snacks. Find out more by reading through this list of 3 excellent restaurants in Pigeon Forge:

1. The Old Mill Restaurant 

Old Mill Restaurant signThe Old Mill played a valuable role in Pigeon Forge history. When it was built in the 1830’s, it served as a social hub for farmers which led to the creation of the wonderful city that we all know and love today. Today, The Old Mill is one of the most photographed mills in America. It also lies at the center of a popular tourist attraction. When visitors come here, they love to eat the southern comfort foods at The Old Mill Restaurant. Get something delicious for every meal. If you want a savory breakfast, you can order one of their delicious Biscuit Breakfasts. Sweeter options include the Pancake Breakfast or the Cinnamon Raisin Pecan French Toast. If you visit later in the day, choose one of the Southern Style Specialties. Some of the choices include the Old Mill Chicken & Dumplings and the Homemade Meatloaf.

2. Alamo Steakhouse

Alamo Steakhouse brings a little bit of Texas to Tennessee. It honors Davy Crockett and the 2,000 volunteers from Tennessee who fought in the Mexican-American War.  Besides having a rich historical background, Alamo Steakhouse has delicious food and is another one of the great restaurants in Pigeon Forge. Start out with an appetizer of Flame Grilled Oysters, Shrimp Cocktail, or the Texas Taters. For your main course, get the Horseradish Crusted Filet or the Stuffed Shrimp. You can pair your dish with delicious sides such as garlic mashed potatoes and steamed broccoli! The menu also has a selection of equally tasty soups and salads. Make sure to save room for dessert and order the Chocolate Burrito, a house speciality! 

3. Local Goat

Local Goat in Pigeon ForgeLocal Goat is a scratch kitchen that specializes in locally sourced and sustainable foods. Their menu items include their unique burgers, one of which is the Lamb Burger. They also have other great dishes, such as the Wicked Shrimp Pasta, the Tavern Steak Salad, the Bison Meatloaf, and the Maui Chicken.  After you finish your main course, save room for something sweet like the Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie or Chandler’s Warm Chocolate Lava Cake. Along with good food, Local Goat is also known for its scenery. Outside, you can see beautiful views of Mount LeConte, the third highest peak of the Great Smoky Mountains. Inside, visitors can admire beautiful paintings from local artists.

We hope you try all of these awesome restaurants in Pigeon Forge when you stay with us! If you want to know even more about the area, check out this list of can’t-miss Pigeon Forge attractions!