#75 of 97 Pigeon Forge Restaurants

Downtown Flavortown – Pigeon Forge

Visit Guy Fieri's Downtown Flavortown in Pigeon Forge
Written by: Jasmin Diaz
Local Expert's Rating:
4 / 5
The Bottom Line:

Visit one of Pigeon Forge’s newest entertainment establishments, founded by Award-winning chef Guy Fieri’s own Downtown Flavortown. Try exceptional fare and enjoy the entertainment options of this 43,000 square foot family-friendly space. 

- The SmokyMountains.com Local Expert Team

Encompassing over 43,000 square feet of food and fun in the heart of Pigeon Forge. Downtown Flavortown Pigeon Forge allows you to and even encourages you to “play with your food!”. Featuring wicked good food with award-winning cuisine options, the dining fare is ideal, but the fun doesn’t stop there. In fact, it just begins with the food. The fun also includes the Guy’s Real Deal Arcade space, which is 10,000 square feet jam-packed with games including virtual reality options as well as games featuring prizes.

In addition to the food and the arcade, you can also try your hand at Duckpin bowling while visiting Downtown Flavortown Pigeon Forge. The motto of the bowling alley is “bowl where good times roll”. Enjoy 14 lively lanes, shorter pins for bigger fun, and balls with no holes when enjoying this unique bowling experience.

Downtown Flavortown Pigeon Forge is an award-winning establishment with endorsements from celebrities and travel experts alike. They are up for the Best of Pigeon Forge “Best New Business” for 2022 and stand a good chance of winning. They have also been endorsed by owner Guy Fieri when he said “this pizza looks like a manhole cover in Flavortown.” Downtown Flavortown Pigeon Forge is a collaboration of Emmy-Award-winning television personality, author, and famed chef Guy Fieri and FACE Amusement Group who recently launched the fun-filled location in the Mountain Mile Shopping Complex of Pigeon Forge.

The 300-plus seat restaurant at Downtown Flavortown Pigeon Forge is much more than a typical snack shack attached to an arcade or bowling alley. Instead, this eatery showcases the culinary combinations of the famous Fieri, along with featuring a full-service tropical Tiki bar. Keep in mind that Downtown Flavortown is happy to accommodate private parties. Guy himself explains what makes this location special and a must-stop attraction when in Pigeon Forge:

“I’ve been saving this for a special time and place. I’m talking a new level, go big or go home, the ultimate party, and I’m bringing the great people of Pigeon Forge with me…to Downtown Flavortown. Scratch-made food, craft cocktails, tiki bar, bowling, gaming…you name it, we’re bringing it!” 

Bring it, he did! In addition to the arcade, bowling, and restaurant within Downtown Flavortown Pigeon Forge, there is also a Flavortown merch to choose from including various options to take back home and remember your visit. Also, don’t forget the photo opt with the iconic 1968 Chevy Camaro when on site.

When visiting this unique setting, you must try the offerings from famed chef Guy Fieri:

Signature Sandwiches
You can choose from a few options including Motley Que Pulled Pork, Old Skool Steak, or Chicken Bacon Ranch.

Lighter Fare
For lighter offerings, consider the Big Bite Caesar Salad, Dragon’s Breath Chili, BBQ Chopped Chicken Salad, and Baby Spinach Salad Tower, and keep in mind the dressing is money!

Big Eats
The OG of Guy recipes and filling fare to get you ready to play include the Cajun Chicken Alfredo, American Royal Ribs, Grilled Ribeye, or Fireroasted Half Chicken.

Outta Bounds Waffles
Each funkified waffle is stuffed with signature ingredients cooked right inside the waffle. This unique fare includes a choice of Spaghetti Meatball Waffle, Nashville Hot Chicken Waffle, Chili Cheese Fries Waffle, or Shrimp and Grits Waffle.

Big Bite Burgers
The Bomb Burgers! Choose from Bacon Mac N’ Cheese, The Real Cheezy, The OG Ringer, Morgan’s Veggie Burger, Primetime American Kobe Burger, or the Tatted Up Turkey Burger.

What better way to enjoy your visit to Flavortown than to share some of these delicious, shareable dishes? Try the Trash Can Nachos, two orders of Jalapeno Pig Poppers, Queso and Corn Dip, Dragon’s Breath Chili Cheese Fries, Brussels, and Bacon, or Cheeto Dusted Chicharrones.

Insider Tips:
-The Tiki Bar features several drink options including Margaritas, Mojitos, and more. You can even purchase your drink in a choice of collectible Tiki Mugs.
-Game more when you buy online play cards for either $25, $50, or $100.
-Use the online scheduling system to book Duckpin Bowling before your visit. The maximum number of guests per lane is six. Of course, you can opt to come in person, but there might be limited availability, especially during busy times of the day.