Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or just in the mood for a good steak, Gatlinburg has got you covered! With some of the best steakhouses in the Smokies, Gatlinburg is the place to come for perfectly cooked meats, delicious sides, and more. You’ll be blown away by the attention to detail each of these restaurants puts into every cut of meat. Here are the 4 best steakhouses in Gatlinburg you have to try:
1. The Peddler Steakhouse
The Peddler Steakhouse is a fan-favorite restaurant among locals and visitors alike! All of their entrees include a house salad with your choice of dressing and fresh, oven hot bread upon request. Choose from Custom Cut Steaks, the New York Strip or Rib Eye, Filet Mignon, and Prime Rib. Their mouthwatering steaks always leave guests coming back for more! Pair any of these exquisite steaks with your choice of red, white, or sparkling wine from The Peddler’s extensive wine list. You can also try one of their premium cocktails that will compliment your steak perfectly!
2. Cherokee Grill and Steakhouse
Cherokee Grill and Steakhouse is known for serving up some of the most delicious and unique steaks in Gatlinburg! From their Teriyaki Sirloin Steak to the Blue Cheese Sirloin, you won’t be able to find steaks like these anywhere else in the Smokies. Make sure to ask about the House Special, available Friday and Saturday only. Enjoy the upscale mountain lodge atmosphere of the Cherokee Grill and Steakhouse all while sipping a glass of wine or one of their microbrews from Smoky Mountain Brewery. If you come between the hours of 4pm and 7pm Monday – Thursday you’ll be able to enjoy Happy Hour drink prices with your steak!
3. Alamo Steakhouse
If there is one thing we know you’ll remember, it’s the Alamo Steakhouse. One of the best steakhouses in Gatlinburg, the Alamo takes their time preparing only the best steaks for their guests. Their aged steak is cut and seasoned in house and grilled over an oak fire to ensure all those delectable flavors are perfectly soaked in. Choose from steaks like the Texas T-Bone, El Presidente Porterhouse, or the Rio Grande Rib Eye. They say everything is bigger in Texas and when you order The Steak, a 20-ounce rib eye with outstanding flavor and size to match, you’ll know exactly what they mean!
4. Howard’s Restaurant
Since 1946, Howard’s Restaurant has been preparing some of the best steaks in Gatlinburg! With great food accompanied by warm, Southern hospitality, you’ll love the atmosphere at Howard’s. Whether you’re looking for something on the lighter side or you’re ready to chow down on some premium steaks, there is something for you on the menu. Try the Steak for Two, an 8-ounce filet and a 12-ounce rib eye with two sides each! You can split this, or not, with someone at your table and sample two of Howard’s incredible steaks! If you want something smaller, try the Petite Filet, a 6-ounce beef tenderloin wrapped in bacon!
Where to Stay
If you want to stay just minutes away from all of these amazing steakhouses in Gatlinburg, check out our nearby cabins. Not only do our cabins provide a great location for your Smoky Mountain vacation, they also offer awesome amenities. Select from cabins with game rooms, home theaters, hot tubs, mountain views and more! We even offer some cabins with private pools! If you don’t want to leave your furry friend behind, check out one of our pet friendly cabins and bring them along with you.
If you’re ready to try some of the best steakhouses in Gatlinburg, check out our Gatlinburg Cabins and Chalets and start planning your trip to the Smokies today! We look forward to seeing you!