Gatlinburg, TN is full of great views and great food, and there are a number of restaurants in town that combine both! Nothing is better than digging into a delicious meal while being surrounded by the majesty of the Smoky Mountains. To help you make the most of your next vacation, Amazing Views Cabin Rentals has put together a guide to five wonderful Gatlinburg restaurants with a view.
1. Loco Burro Fresh Mex Cantina
Situated in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg, Loco Burro features an awesome rooftop patio complete with a bar and fire pits. When you dine on the roof, you’ll enjoy beautiful views of the city of Gatlinburg and the surrounding mountains. Loco Burro specializes in Tex-Mex favorites, including fajitas, burritos, tacos, chimichangas, and enchiladas. No trip to Loco Burro is complete without watching someone brave their mechanical donkey ride!
2. Seasons of Ober Restaurant
The Seasons of Ober Restaurant is another one of the best Gatlinburg restaurants with a view. Located at the Ober Gatlinburg Ski Area & Amusement Park, this fantastic restaurant offers breathtaking views of the Great Smoky Mountains. Seasons of Ober serves a variety of American and German dishes, including pork schnitzel, chili, fried green tomatoes, and cheeseburgers. While you’re at Ober, you can enjoy skiing and snowboarding during the winter, or a variety of amusement park-style attractions in the warmer months.
3. The Peddler Steakhouse
The Peddler Steakhouse has been an institution in Gatlinburg for over 40 years. Guests at The Peddler will love admiring the Little Pigeon River, which runs right beside the restaurant. Just make sure you ask for a table next to the windows! All of the steaks at The Peddler are naturally aged and grilled over Tennessee hickory charcoal.
4. Friendly Falls
Located a short drive away from Gatlinburg, Friendly Falls is the only restaurant in the Smokies with its own waterfall. Perfect for lunch or dinner on a warm summer’s day, this unique eatery offers plenty of outdoor seating right beside a rushing waterfall. Popular menu items at Friendly Falls include the nachos, smoked trout, pulled pork, baked beans, and ice cream. Young visitors can enjoy digging for treasure at Gnorbert’s Magic Gem Mine.
5. Crystelle Creek Restaurant & Grill
Crystelle Creek Restaurant & Grill is immersed in stunning scenery, including a creek, a large tree covered in lights, a koi pond, and water that cascades off of the roof. This restaurant is famous for its oak wood-fired steaks, trout piccata, garlic rolls, and salads. To complete its romantic atmosphere, Crystelle Creek offers live music every night of the week.
When you stay with Amazing Views Cabin Rentals, you will be near all of these excellent Gatlinburg restaurants with a view. Our cabins come with your choice of superb amenities, including hot tubs, home theater rooms, swimming pool access, and arcade games. With everything from 1 bedroom cabins to 12 bedroom cabins, we are sure to have the perfect accommodations for your vacation. To start planning your getaway, browse our selection of cabins in Gatlinburg!