The weather is getting cooler and the holidays are getting closer. November is almost here and Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Although, the holidays can get a little crazy — Thanksgiving doesn’t always have to mean a cooking frenzy at the house. If you and your family want to get out for a special holiday dinner, there are restaurants that will be open in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee!
Check out these restaurants that are OPEN for Thanksgiving in Pigeon Forge this year:
Looking at this picture, you can probably already tell that Mama’s Farmhouse is not messing around with holiday meals. Load your plate up with some real southern cooking that will make this holiday a special one.
Okay, so maybe Brazilian Steakhouse isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when we think of Thanksgiving — but you won’t be thinking that once you take a bite at Gaucho Urbano – Brazilian Steakhouse. Flavors that will knock your socks off, enjoy this twisted treat with your friends and family.
Who can say no to Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen? All from scratch recipes to fill your belly — you won’t be going hungry this Thanksgiving!
You’ll definitely be remembering the Alamo Steakhouse. Aged steak tender to the touch, a definite stop for dinner any time of the year.
It’s always a good idea to get pizza. Especially when the pizza is at Big Daddy’s Pizzeria. All three locations are open for Thanksgiving 2021!
Who says Thanksgiving can’t get a little messy? Enjoy some ribs and other delicious entrees at Calhoun’s in Pigeon Forge (the location in Gatlinburg will also be open.)
We hear fried chicken soothes the soul, and The Old Mill Restaurant definitely proves that to be true! Enjoy some southern cooking this holiday and remember to wear your stretchy pants.
A little bit of everything is served at the Pottery House Cafe and Grill. Located right next to The Old Mill Restaurant!
Smoky Mountain Brewery has a pizza of our hearts. Delicious craft beers and food, both the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge locations will be open for Thanksgiving 2021!
Start off your morning with Reagan’s House of Pancakes! Maybe you don’t want to eat Thanksgiving dinner out, but you want to indulge in a little morning breakfast…
Ever heard of a seafood buffet? If you haven’t, be sure to try out Captain Jim’s Seafood Buffet! Fill up on an all-you-can-eat buffet full of crab legs and other great seafood items!
The Iron Boar Saloon awaits this holiday season. A biker bar with cold brews and bar treats with bright neon signs and biker memorabilia inside.
Have some ale and burgers at JT Hannah’s Kitchen. Drink from a mason jar as you sit around the table and talk about old memories. A place to come for the food but stay for the southern hospitality!
With many locations scattered throughout Tennessee, Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant includes some great southern cooking, and if you’re lucky — some jaw-dropping live music.
It’s always paradise at Margaritaville and it’s always 5 o’clock. Relax in the tropical ambiance and plan your day with their event calendar to see if any live music will be playing this holiday!
A treasured restaurant at all of its locations, the Hard Rock Cafe is full of musical memories throughout the years. If you want to fill your Thanksgiving holiday with some rock and roll, your meal should definitely be spent at this restaurant.
A nice, retro setting in Pigeon Forge — Mel’s Diner is top quality when it comes to its cooking. For breakfast, for lunch, for dinner…this classic atmosphere is definitely a winner in our eyes.
Mexican for Thanksgiving? Yes! Enjoy No Way Jose’s Cantina in Pigeon Forge as it’s a local favorite and must-stop restaurant! There is another location in Gatlinburg that will also be open for Thanksgiving day this year.
Other restaurants that will be open for Thanksgiving 2021 in Pigeon Forge: Bennett’s Pit BBQ, Cracker Barrel, Golden Corral, Shoney’s, and TGI Fridays.
When there are this many restaurants as options, how could you not want to eat out to celebrate Thanksgiving day? From Mexican to seafood to steaks and burgers — Pigeon Forge will help you make the most of memories this holiday and year.