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Top 3 Restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge You Need to Try

Pigeon Forge has so many amazing things to do and explore while you are on vacation! The Island in Pigeon Forge has plenty of attractions, restaurants, and shops to keep you entertained for hours. If you are wondering if there are any good restaurants to try at The Island, there are plenty! Here are the top 3 restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge you need to try:

1. Timberwood Grill

timberwood grill in the islandIf you are looking for delicious American comfort food in a cool rustic setting, be sure to check out Timberwood Grill! This restaurant is perfect for large parties because of their spacious booths and TVs everywhere to keep you entertained. Timberwood Grill has a lodge-theme and describes themselves as “authentic mountain dining.” Inside you will find high ceilings, beautiful wood accents, and great southern hospitality! Try out some of their delicious menu options like the Mountain High Brisket Sandwich, Trapper Jack’s Handcut Sirloin, Twin Forks Kickin’ Chicken, or the Fish ‘N Chips Plate. Don’t forget to try out their delicious drinks including Hair of the Bear – the Smokies largest Bloody Mary in the world or some local craft beer! There is something for everyone at Timberwood Grill!

2. Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen

Are you in the mood for down cooking country food? Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen is known for tasty family style meals made from classic Deen family recipes! You will enjoy the large portions and great options at this family style restaurant. Have everything from entrees and side dishes to delicious desserts! Some menu options include the Best Ever Southern Fried Chicken, Beef Pot Roast, Chicken & Dumplings, and Ooey Gooey Butter Cake. Be sure to check out the Paula Deen store with over 3,000 items. You will love this one of a kind family restaurant known as one of the top restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge!

3. Dick’s Last Resort

dicks restaurantIf you are looking for comedy with energetic wait staff, Dick’s Last Resort is the place to go! This is one of the top restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge and is an unforgettable experience! The theme of the restaurant is to inflict humor on the guests. It is fun for everyone and will make you feel like you are breaking the rules! Enjoy their many tasty options like the Country Fry’d Steak, The Dolly, Ribs ‘N’ Wings, and Crybaby Burger. Dick’s Last Resort even has a challenge called “Dick’s Big Meat Challenge.” If you eat 2 large steaks, Dick’s huge 12” wiener, macho nacho appetizer, house salad, a double portion of loaded mashed taters, and a double order of broccoli within 1 hour you get to eat for free. Enter if you dare!

Now you should have a better idea of where to eat after learning about the top 3 restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge you need to try. You should be ready to start planning your trip to Pigeon Forge. Check out our cabin rentals in Gatlinburg to stay close to The Island. We look forward to seeing you in the Smokies!