One of the most popular destinations for folks on vacation in the Smoky Mountains is The Island in Pigeon Forge! This massive shopping, dining and entertainment complex features a free fountain show, a 200-foot-tall Ferris Wheel and some of the best restaurants in the Smokies! Here are 4 restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge that you must visit during your vacation:
1. Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen
Enjoy a delicious meal of Southern homestyle cooking at Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen, a full-service restaurant with nearly 300 seats in the dining area. The tiered seating provides a unique perspective of the Island Show Fountains, as well as a distant view of the Great Smoky Mountains. While dining at Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen, you can enjoy classic Deen family recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner that are served family style.
2. Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville
Everyday is paradise at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, another one of the top restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge! The decor and menu are inspired by the lyrics and philosophy of musician Jimmy Buffett, resulting in a laid-back atmosphere with colorful dining areas, a concert stage and multiple bars. The menu at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville features everything from margaritas to cheeseburgers in paradise, including salads, seafood, steak, ribs and more!
3. Mellow Mushroom
For the best tasting pizza in town, be sure to have dinner at the Mellow Mushroom! This restaurant serves delicious hand-tossed and stone-baked classic Southern pizza in a fun and creative environment. After ordering at the counter, mellow out on the patio at Dude’s Daiquiri Bar as you wait for your mouth-watering pie! The menu at the Mellow Mushroom features all types of specialty pizzas with names such as the Great White, Pacific Rim and Kosmic Karma!
4. Timberwood Grill
Experience the authentic taste of the mountains at the Timberwood Grill, which is inspired by the legendary hospitality of those folks who have called the mountains their home for generations. This lodge-themed restaurant specializes in hearty meals such as Trapper Jack’s Handcut Sirloin, Gunpowder Ribeye and Potluck Pork Chops. There is also a tasty selection of appetizers, salads, sandwiches and sides served for both lunch and dinner.
Where to Stay
Stay close to the attractions, shops and restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge with a vacation at Amazing Views Cabin Rentals! Our cabins are situated in beautiful locations where you can enjoy scenic views of the Great Smoky Mountains while still being just minutes away from the excitement of Pigeon Forge! While staying with us, enjoy a wonderful assortment of amenities including full kitchens, hot tubs, cable televisions and more! We also have cabins that have exclusive features such as a home theater room and your very own private swimming pool!
Check out all of our cabins in the Smoky Mountains today to plan your vacation near these fantastic restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge! We look forward to seeing you soon at Amazing Views Cabin Rentals!