Southern food consisting of fried chicken, greens, beans, and mashed potatoes
Gatlinburg Restaurants

4 Delicious Places to Eat in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge During Your Trip

You can’t argue that one of the best parts of vacation is finding delicious new restaurants to dine at. Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are home to some of the best restaurants that are sure to get your mouth watering just by browsing the menu. Start building up your appetite now so you can try these 4 delicious places to eat in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge when you stay with Aunt Bug’s Cabin Rentals.

1. The Wild Plum in Gatlinburg

A tasty Cuban sandwich.This unique dining experience is sure to tickle your taste buds. Located in the historic Arts and Crafts Community, The Wild Plum offers fresh homemade food, such as daily lunch specials, soups, salads, sandwiches and more. The restaurant serves everything from a freshly baked salmon burger to lobster pie. And don’t forget dessert! If you’re staying in one of our pet-friendly cabins and want to bring your furry friend to lunch with you, you’re in luck. Dogs are allowed on leashes on the outside porch deck. The Wild Plum is currently open for lunch only.

2. Mama’s Chicken Kitchen in Gatlinburg

Mama’s Chicken Kitchen serves up delicious fried chicken and homemade sides that are the perfect comfort food. Chicken and sides are served by plate if you choose to eat in the restaurant, but Mama’s Chicken Kitchen is only about 5 miles away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, so if you’d rather take it to go and enjoy a nice picnic, we offer it by the bucket. The restaurant also offers hand-breaded chicken wings, salads and a veggie plate meal.

3. Flapjack’s Pancake Cabin in Pigeon Forge

Blueberry pancakes with fresh blueberries and syrupCalling all breakfast lovers! Flapjack’s Pancake Cabin is the answer to all your breakfast cravings. Serving so many different specialty pancakes it’s hard to choose just one kind, you’ll want to eat all the pancakes on the menu! If you’re not in the mood for pancakes, don’t worry. The restaurant also serves scrumptious waffles, French toast, omelets, breakfast platters and more! There’s also a variety of sandwiches and burgers on the menu. You’ll get the perfect meal to start off your day at Flapjack’s Pancake Cabin.

4. Huck Finn’s Catfish in Pigeon Forge

Huck Finn’s Catfish offers some of the best southern cooking in the Smokies. After an exciting day exploring the Smoky Mountain area, you’re sure to have worked up quite the appetite. You’ll love enjoying a dinner served with all you can eat sides! Huck Finn’s Catfish also offers all you can eat dinners with bottomless sides so you can eat as much as it takes to satisfy your stomach. Try the delicious country fried steak with a side of Huck’s made-from-scratch hushpuppies, or the classic Mark Twain’s Combo, which includes two catfish fillets and a piece of golden fried chicken.

We’re sure your stomachs are rumbling by now, but lucky for you, finding places to eat in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge is an easy task! Browse more restaurants in the area and find the perfect place to eat during your stay at Aunt Bug’s Cabin Rentals.