Going out for breakfast is a vacation tradition, and there is certainly no shortage of great options in Pigeon Forge, TN! We’re not sure why, but the Smoky Mountain area seems to have more pancake houses per square mile than anywhere else in the nation. In this competitive environment, it takes a lot for a breakfast place to stand out from the crowd. The following four restaurants are our top picks for the best breakfast in Pigeon Forge:
1. Sawyer’s Farmhouse Restaurant
Sawyer’s Farmhouse opened its doors in 2014, and despite being a relative newcomer, this restaurant is taking the Pigeon Forge breakfast world by storm. Popular with locals and visitors alike, Sawyer’s is known for making everything from scratch and using the best ingredients, like freshly whipped butter and homemade syrup. Standout menu items include the crepes, french toast, western omelet, home fries, and their pancakes with peanut butter syrup.
2. The Old Mill Restaurant
The Old Mill Restaurant is truly an institution. Located right next door to The Old Mill, this wonderful restaurant uses fresh flour and grits ground at the famous 19th century gristmill. Be sure to come hungry if you have breakfast at The Old Mill Restaurant, because the portions are generous. Also, every entree comes with a complimentary serving of orange juice and warm banana nut muffins. The Old Mill Restaurant’s breakfast menu includes a great selection of meats, biscuits, omelets, pancakes, and french toast. If you don’t get up in time for breakfast, The Old Mill Restaurant also serves a world class lunch or dinner.
3. Log Cabin Pancake House
The Log Cabin Pancake House is the real deal. This restaurant offers all of your down home breakfast favorites, quick service, and some of the friendliest waitresses you’ll ever meet. Pancakes are the main event at Log Cabin, and you’re sure to find a specialty flapjack that tickles your tastebuds. One of the most popular varieties is the Pancake Royale, which is topped with powdered sugar, banana wedges, and a special housemade cream cheese sauce. In addition to pancakes, guests will also find delicious country ham, omelets, grits, and all you can eat biscuits and gravy. It’s easy to see why lots of folks consider the Log Cabin Pancake House to be the best breakfast in Pigeon Forge!
4. Reagan’s House of Pancakes
With two locations in Pigeon Forge, you’re always bound to be near a Reagan’s House of Pancakes. If you have a hearty appetite, it’s hard to beat Reagan’s breakfast buffet! The buffet is very reasonably priced and comes with a wide variety of foods, including pancakes, french toast, made to order eggs, bacon, sausage, biscuits, and fresh fruit. Reagan’s also offers an expansive menu in addition to its buffet.
When you stay at Amazing Views Cabin Rentals, you will be minutes away from the best breakfast in Pigeon Forge. With everything from 1 bedroom cabins for romantic retreats, to 12 bedroom cabins for family reunions, we are guaranteed to have the perfect property for your getaway in the Smokies. To start planning your vacation, check out our complete selection of Pigeon Forge cabin rentals!