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4 of the Best Dollywood Restaurants for Families

Are you looking for a Dollywood restaurant that will satisfy the entire family? With this guide of the most popular Dollywood restaurants, you won’t have a problem choosing a place for your group! Our restaurant guide includes the most popular dine-in options at Dollywood that everyone from the kids to grandparents will love!

1. Aunt Granny’s All-You-Care-To-Eat Buffet

Aunt Granny’s Dollywood restaurant has a large variety of food choices on their buffet. The lunch buffet includes a grand spread that has something for every member of the family. Some of the Southern specialty items at Aunt Granny’s are fried chicken, shepherd’s pie, mashed potatoes with gravy, biscuits, and cornbread! There is also a kids bar, salad bar, and dessert bar. The kids bar features items such as hamburgers and nachos. Aunt Granny’s is the perfect place to eat for families or groups of any type  because there is something on the buffet that will satisfy every craving!

2. Granny Ogle’s Ham ‘n’ Beans

pinto beans and cornbreadNothing says you’re in the south like a plate of ham and pinto beans! For an authentic Southern meal, you have to try Granny Ogle’s Ham ‘n’ Beans. You can enjoy everything from a beef pot roast skillet to ham. One of the most popular items on the menu is their Meatloaf Stacker. This meal features Dollywood’s famous meatloaf with tomato glaze, stacked high on butter crusted bread. It’s served with cream mashed potatoes topped with gravy and pinto beans in a cast iron skillet. Be sure to save room for some freshly baked cobbler for dessert!

3. Red’s Drive-in

Red’s Drive-in offers classic menu items from the ‘50s. This Dollywood restaurant mainly features burgers and fries, which serves up nicely with a thick chocolate milkshake! The menu offers vegetarian burgers, too. The red and white colors of the restaurant truly accent the ‘50s atmosphere. Located in Jukebox Junction, this is one of the best Dollywood restaurants for families with children because the atmosphere and menu choices are simple and enjoyable.

4. Victoria’s Pizza

personal pepperoni pizzaVictoria’s Pizza is a charming Dollywood restaurant that offers a dine-in pizza experience. The restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere. Their menu is fairly simple. If you are looking for pizza and breadsticks, this is the place to go! They offer cheese and pepperoni pizza, sandwiches and salads! If you’re not in the mood for pizza, order The Italian sandwich, which has ham, pepperoni, mortadella and salami, topped with provolone cheese, lettuce, tomato, onions, cherry pepper relish and served on homemade tomato basil bread. It is a quick place to eat, so your family can get back to enjoying the rides at Dollywood!

More Dollywood Restaurants

These are just some of the best Dollywood restaurants for families. You’ll have plenty of options for meals, snacks and desserts when you spend the day at Dollywood! Other popular dining options at the park are Front Porch Cafe, Market Square Skillets, Miss Lillian’s Smokehouse and Till and Harvest.

If you are looking for a place to stay after your day at Dollywood and Dollywood restaurants, you can book your reservation with us at Aunt Bug’s Cabin Rentals! We have a variety of Pigeon Forge cabins that are just a short drive from Dollywood. We have 1 and 2 bedroom cabins for small families, and larger cabins for big families. Take a look at all our Pigeon Forge cabins and decide which one is perfect for your stay.