Are you looking for restaurants you won’t find anywhere else with delicious food? There are a unique places to eat in Sevierville TN! This town may be slightly less popular than Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge, but you’ll find restaurants with food that can’t be beat.

Thai Basil

If you love Thai food, then you have to eat at Thai Basil. They have spring rolls or potstickers for appetizers. Then you can get lemongrass soup or their Thai basil salad. You can try their stir fry with your choice of shrimp, chicken, pork, tofu, or beef. They have all kinds of vegetables and sauces for your choice of stir fry. They have several Thai curry options, as well as noodle dishes, seafood entrees, and fried rice. You might have a hard time deciding what to try!

Healthy Balance Meals

Just because you go on vacation doesn’t mean you have to eat unhealthy the entire time! Healthy Balance Meals is a local place to eat in Sevierville TN that serves healthful meals. You can get a burrito bowl with all your favorite toppings. There’s a taco salad, grilled chicken salad, and a superfood salad. If you’d rather have a sandwich, try the chicken pesto or french dip. There’s also wraps, such as buffalo chicken or the fajita wrap. You’ll also find all kinds of burgers and paninis on the menu. You’ll definitely feel energized after you eat at Healthy Balance Meals!

The Diner

Step back in time when you eat at The Diner. This restaurant looks like you went back in time to the 1950s with classic stool and booth seating, as well as the rest of the decor. Plus, you can enjoy classic diner dishes! They have salads, burgers, and hot dogs. There are sandwiches, such as the New York Reuben, a tuna melt, and grilled ham and cheese. Other favorites include chicken pot pie, chopped steak, liver and onions, and fried catfish.

Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant

If you’re in the mood for true southern food, you should eat at the Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant. This place is unique because their signature apple fritters, apple julep, apple muffins, and apple butter are all made from apples grown in the orchard in the back. You’ll also find grilled chicken marinated in the apple julep. Other entrees include fried chicken, meatloaf, and grilled pork chops. Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant also serves breakfast.

Graze Burgers

Another unique place to eat in Sevierville TN is Graze Burgers. This restaurant is in downtown Sevierville. They use locally sourced ingredients, and their beef is grass fed. You’ll find a classic cheeseburger topped with their signature sauce or unique burgers such as the Pistol Pete, which has bean and corn salsa, con queso, and buffalo sauce. There’s a lamb burger topped with tzatziki and olive tapenade. You’ll also find a bison burger, turkey burger, and veggie burger. Graze also serves salads and hot dogs.

Holston’s Kitchen

If you just can’t decide what you want to eat, Holston’s Kitchen is the perfect place to eat with your family! You’ll find a little bit of everything on their menu, from Tex Mex to steak! They have juicy burgers piled high with delicious toppings, and you can’t go wrong with any of the creamy pastas served with garlic bread. Other entrees you can choose from include fried shrimp, pork spare ribs, Hawaiian chicken, and much more. Even the kids will be able to get their favorites, from chicken tenders to a burger!

Red Oak Bistro

Billed as one of the most unique dining experiences you can find in the Smokies, Red Oak Bistro is an incredible place to have a girls night out.  The seasonal, local menu changes regularly and features tastes inspired by Mediterranean and Eastern European cuisines. Red Oak Bistro specializes in small, sharable plates to create  an intimate dining experience. The wine list and drinks menu are fantastic!  Check out their offerings here.

Reservations are always encouraged due to the popularity of the restaurant, and are easy to make by contacting the Red Oak Bistro at 865-325-1717 or by submitting them online.

Find Red Oak Bistro at 669 Glades Rd., Gatlinburg.

Ruby Sunshine

With its roots in New Orleans, Ruby Sunshine serves beignets and shrimp and grits. There are nine kinds of eggs Benedict, white chocolate bread pudding pancakes or bacon praline pancakes. 

Ruby Sunshine also has eggs and omelets, breakfast sandwiches, brioche French toast, breakfast tacos and meats like pork, chorizo or chicken sausage and applewood-smoked bacon. Order a specialty cocktail or specialized coffee. There’s an online waitlist.

Shamrock Pub

Drink, dance, and sing your way into the night at this bar popular with locals and tourists alike. Shamrock Pub serves pizza, burgers, sandwiches, salads, and fried seafood platters. The pub is has open mic nights for musicians, nightly karaoke, and a lively dance floor.

Tulsi Indian Cuisine

Tulsi Indian Cuisine is renowned for the lip smacking food of North Indian Food. Every dish in our menu is of the finest taste and is served to diners after a fine work that our chefs puts in. This Indian street food restaurant located at 3784 Parkway, Pigeon Forge.

Chicken Guy

Chicken Guy! features one-of-a-kind all-natural fresh chicken tenders, hand-pounded to maximize crunch and paired with a wide selection of delicious sauces. Brined in fresh lemon juice, pickle brine and buttermilk, and infused with fresh herbs, these tenders deliver on flavor and texture. Choose from a wide array of sauces created by Chef Guy to enjoy with your meal and sides.

Chicken Guy is located at727 Parkway in Gatlinburg.

Smoky Mountains Creperie

Smoky Mountains Creperie is located at 812 Parkway Suite 111, in Gatlinburg. Along with the sweet Crepes just like the ones made in France, there are also savory crepes.

Sweet crepes include:

  • Nutella & Strawberries
  • Hershey’s & Marshmallows
  • Nutella & Oreo
  • Nutella & Bananas
  • Nutella & M&M’s
  • Peanut Butter & Jelly

Savory crepes – a true favorite – include:

  • Ham,Cheese & Bacon
  • Beef,Cheese,Peppers and Onions topped with Signature Sauce
  • Chicken,Cheese,Peppers and Onions topped with Signature Sauce
  • Hummus,Spinach,Feta,Peppers and Onions topped with Signature Sauce


Your culinary experience begins at Seasons 101. Located in the heart of downtown Sevierville, TN at the Historic Central Hotel. A comfortable, casual dining atmosphere, combined with upscale cuisine at moderate prices. Depending on what the season is determines how the menu selections are curated. An ever changing selection of signature dishes and cocktails inspired by the current season is the heart of our dining philosophy.

101 E Main St, Sevierville, TN 37862

Roll On In

Roll On In offers a menu that explores the edge of multi-cultural boundaries, bringing hibachi, bowls, sushi burritos, sushi tacos, sushi bowls, and even sushi donuts to a whole new level. Our food is fast, fresh and affordable and takes quick service dining to a whole other level.

Sticky white rice mixed with cream cheese then deep fried to create a donut, topped with avocado, masago, and wasabi mayo.

Pick from one of our specialty bowls or create your own to meet dietary needs – bases include brown rice, white rice, fried rice, noodles, and more.

Freshly made wonton taco shells filled with teriyaki chicken, slaw, spicy mayo, and green onions – Fresh & Delicious.

750 Winfield Dunn Parkway, Suite #140, Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 851-1290

Seasons 101

In Sevierville is Seasons 101 at 110 E. Main St., where a “comfortable, casual dining atmosphere, combined with upscale cuisine at moderate prices.” The season determines the menu here and guides everything from signature dishes to cocktails.

Seasons 101 offers brunch Saturdays and Sundays 11-2:30 with appetizers that today include Brie en Crute and fried green tomatoes. Choose from several fresh salads and brunch features such as praline pancakes and black angus benedict.

Honeysuckle buttermilk chicken is an appetizer on weekdays, as well as quick fried artichoke hearts. Signature dishes today include rack of lamb, dou of duck, cast iron seared ribeye steak and much more.

When choosing the top best new restaurants, we know to consult the locals. One Google reviewer wrote: “Seasons 101 is an absolute gem! Nestled in the heart of Downtown Sevierville, this is a local favorite and for very good reason. The atmosphere, cuisine and service are absolutely top notch. … We will definitely be regulars!”


You won’t want to miss out on any of these unique places to eat in Sevierville TN. Since you have an idea of where you want to eat, you just have to decide what cabin to stay in at
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