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4 Popular Places to Eat in Pigeon Forge for Families


When you go on vacation with your family, you want to find great places to eat in Pigeon Forge that can accommodate everyone in your party. You also want a variety of food types since everyone likes different kinds of food. Here are 4 popular places to eat in Pigeon Forge for families:

1. Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que

barbque ribsFor delicious, slow cooked southern barbeque, you should go to Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que. You’ll find all of your favorites, from pulled pork to baby back ribs. Each type of meat is slow roasted over hickory wood to get that delicious smoky flavor. It is also covered in housemade barbeque sauce. Bennett’s has pork, chicken, and beef meals. If you can’t decide on just one, get a combo meal with all of your favorite things! Some of the sides you can choose from are french fries, baked beans, green beans, fried corn, and spicy mac and cheese. If you want to take your meal back to the cabin, you can order from the Your Favorites menu, which has all the meats by the piece and sides by the pint or gallon. You can also order a Family Feast with pre-chosen sides and you just choose one meat type.

2. Mama’s Farmhouse

Food is served family style at Mama’s Farmhouse. You’ll feel like you’re right at home without having to cook or clean up afterwards! All of your southern favorites can be found at Mama’s. You get 2 entrees for lunch and 3 for dinner. Fried chicken is served every day. Some of the other entrees include meatloaf, fried catfish, and honey glazed ham. Sides include mashed potatoes, fried okra, and corn; they are served in large bowls and handed around the table. Everyone also gets dessert with their meal. Choose from peach cobbler, banana pudding, or chocolate chip cookies. Everyone, including the kids, will love eating at Mama’s Farmhouse!

3. Big Daddy’s Pizzeria

supreme pizzaJust about everyone loves pizza. Take your family to Big Daddy’s Pizzeria for one of the places to eat in Pigeon Forge while you’re in town. You can choose to create your own pizza with the freshest toppings on homemade dough and sauce. Even people on a low carb diet can enjoy a pizza with the new sausage crust! Try one of the specialities, from the Bee Sting to the Taco Pie. You’ll love whatever you choose to try. The kids will love Big Daddy’s since it also has an arcade. Play games after dinner and take home prizes. They’ll definitely ask to go back to Big Daddy’s Pizzeria!

4. Huck Finn’s Catfish

If you love true southern classics, you should eat at Huck Finn’s Catfish. Start out with some corn nuggets, fried green tomatoes, or gator tail. No matter what dinner you get, the meal comes with bottomless vittles, which include coleslaw, white beans, choice of french fries or homemade mashed potatoes and gravy, hushpuppies, and dill pickles and onions slices. If you want to eat at Huck Finn’s in a large group, you can fill out a group form and reserve a portion of the restaurant just for yourselves!

Your whole family will love any of these places to eat in Pigeon Forge. Start planning your vacation today since you have an idea of where you want to eat by browsing through our large cabins in Pigeon Forge!