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Wild Plum Tea Room

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555 Buckhorn Rd, Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-5921
865-436-3808
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 327
    Excellent
  • 73
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delightful

After a day of adventure at Foxfire Mt. We enjoyed a lovely afternoon snack. Service was wonderful and food was delicious and appealing to adults and Tweens/teens! A hidden gem!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
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447 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

After a day of adventure at Foxfire Mt. We enjoyed a lovely afternoon snack. Service was wonderful and food was delicious and appealing to adults and Tweens/teens! A hidden gem!

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Maumee, Ohio
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

After 12 years vacationing in Gatlinburg and never stumbling upon it before, we decided to check out the Wild Plum Tea Room after being recommended by a friend. It was so great that I went back again the next day! I had many, many glasses of their famous Wild Plum tea, and finished off the meal with amaretto bread pudding... More 

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I love the sampler platter with their famous and delicious chicken salad, seasonal fruit (very fresh), pasta salad of the day, and the wild plum muffins and tea. The cold tea is good but the hot tea is best. Must try their desserts too!

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

My husband and I love the Wild Plum. We go often and miss them terribly when they are closed for the winter. The servers are wonderful and really care about helping. I am Gluten intolerant, and they suggested deconstructing the salmon burger into a salad for me which was wonderful. Be sure to order the fruit tea; you can even... More 

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gulfport MS
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I couldn't sleep one night and I came across a recommendation of this restaurant from the travel channel. I knew my daughter would love to visit a tea room and they did not disappoint. Everything was served on china, the staff was helpful and the food and tea was delicious. I recommend stopping by.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I've read a lot of great reviews about The Wild Plum Tea Room and we've decided to try it out. It's a little out of the way from the hustle and bustle of the Gatlinburg strip which was a very nice change. The main room was not very big but accommodated at least 20 people. The hot plum tea and... More 

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georgia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Went here for Sunday brunch. Showed up right before opened and it filled up quick. Weather was nice so we sat outside. The atmosphere is very eclectic and new englandish . had the chicken salad and was something else. Never thought nutmeg would work but it did. The tea they serve you is great and coupled with the bread pudding... More 

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Sikeston, Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We stop at the Wild Plum at least once any time we are in Gatlinburg. We've always left with a very enjoyable experience. The food is wonderfully prepared and presented and the service has always been exceptional. It's a very relaxed atmosphere and perfect place for a light lunch or early afternoon stop for dessert. We'll be back next trip.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Visited this place based on good internet reviews. We were not disappointed. All of our meals were exceptional - Kobe Beef burger with blue cheese, Fresh grilled Tuna, and Lobster casserole were phenomenal. The guys were at first apprehensive about eating at a tea room, but they agreed this was worth the visit and a real treat. BTW we drank... More 

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Washington County, VA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Harvest Pumpkin soup was outstanding. Both of our entrees were very good and the gluten-free chocolate dessert was excellent. Portions were fine. Left being just full enough. The Wild Plum special tea was very good. Staff was friendly and the atmosphere was very relaxing. Rustic casual, well maintained.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 555 Buckhorn Rd, Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-5921
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: 865-436-3808

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Tea Room

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?