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The Peddler Steakhouse

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820 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
+1 865-436-5794
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Description: Located at the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in...
Located at the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Gatlinburg TN, The Peddler Steakhouse is literally built upon tradition. Families continue to return from one generation to the next. We invite you to start a new dining tradition with us.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Steaks are tender, juicy anddelicious

The ambiance is wonderful: Gatlinburg wood cabin. The service is impeccable: absolutely polite, quick & responsive. The steaks sleeper decry tender my only complaint is that the steaks donor arrive on a five hundred degree plate. Prices are acceptable for Gatlinburg, I.e. A little high, but inline... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Aaron M
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Crossville, United States
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

They know how to turn tables at the Peddler. Ordered the prime rib and just as I finished my salad the main course was there. Big salad bar selection and good prime rib!

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pinellas park, florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

My parents used to take us on vacation to Gatlinburg when i was little. This would always be their "date" night and we would stay in the hotel room. I was so excited to finally be able to go while vacationing on my own. It's pretty pricey but everything was delicious. Great salad bar, french onion soup. I had the... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Delicious food, excellent service, pricey but worth it! Ask for a table by the window in this charming older house-turned restaurant. Full bar, romantic atmosphere!

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Bristol, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Never disappoints. Choose your cut of meat tableside and enjoy a fantastic salad bar included with your meal.

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Thank Jo H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The ambiance is wonderful: Gatlinburg wood cabin. The service is impeccable: absolutely polite, quick & responsive. The steaks sleeper decry tender my only complaint is that the steaks donor arrive on a five hundred degree plate. Prices are acceptable for Gatlinburg, I.e. A little high, but inline with a tourist destination.

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Thank Aaron M
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't say enough about our meal here! Both of our steaks were delicious and cooked exactly the way we wanted them! I had a sirloin and my husband had a filet. We got a baked potato as a side and unlimited salad bar that were both great too! For dessert we had Kahlua creme brulee which was almost as... More 

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Wakefield, RI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing salad bar. Very attentive wait staff. Prices are higher than the other area restaurants but you get what you paid for and more. Catfish was out of this world, so was the beef. Would actually go there again next time I was in the area.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I admit it has been a few years since I've eaten at The Peddler. We went on Saturday & were seated in the first round of tables when they began seating for dinner @ 4:30pm. This was previously a NICE place for dinner. Now it has, like all of Gatlinburg, fallen to the tourist level. The place was full of... More 

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haleyville
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First and last time to eat here. So excited about getting to eat here. I had to send my filet back twice cause it was cooked to death both times. I finally told them not to bring me another one. I have never been more disappointed in a restaurant that's suppose to be top notch. Never again.

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Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at the Peddler for over 30 years, but never had the experience like tonight! When we first began eating with the Pedder 30 years ago, every meal was a wonderful dining experience! Over the years this has dropped to most dining experiences were good. A few were just ok, but tonight was horrible. I ordered salmon cooked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 820 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-5794

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children

Description

Located at the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Gatlinburg TN, The Peddler Steakhouse is literally built upon tradition. Families continue to return from one generation to the next. We invite you to start a new dining tradition with us.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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