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Fried Green Tomatoes
Cornmeal battered Grainger county green tomatoes, goat cheese, bacon jam, caramelized onions
Cheese Fondue
Soft pretzels, French bread, Granny Smith apples, warm beer cheese dip
USD 12
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Fresh spinach, artichoke hearts, grated parmesan, tortilla chips, pico de gallo
USD 11
Deep Fried Deviled Eggs
Panko breaded free range deviled eggs, candied bacon, sriracha, green onions
USD 8.5
N'awlins Style BBQ Shrimp
Jumbo Shrimp, lemon, cocktail sauce, remoulade
1/2 Lb. USD 12
Full Lb. USD 20
Onion Rings
Hand-battered onion rings, fire-roasted jalapeno ranch
Half Order USD 6
Full Order USD 10
Steak Nachos
Marinated steak, melted cheeses, pickled red onion, cilantro, jalapenos, balsamic glaze, guacamole, sour cream
USD 14
BBQ Chicken Nachos
Sliced chicken, melted cheeses, pickled red onion, cilantro, jalapenos, house BBQ sauce, guacamole, sour cream
USD 13
Smoked Ahi Tuna
Seared Ahi tuna, soy-ginger vinaigrette, pickled ginger, wasabi, Thai peanut dressing
USD 12
Stuffed Piquillo Peppers
Sweet piquillo peppers, goat cheese, balsamic drizzle, basil
10 piece Jumbo Chicken Wings
Mild, Hot, Honey BBQ
USD 12
Sriracha Honey
Sriracha, local honey, green onions
USD 12
TN Whiskey Glazed
Jack Daniels, Soy Sauce, Pineapple, Brown Sugar
USD 12
Sticky Glazed
Soy sauce, local honey, brown sugar, green onions, red peppers
USD 12
Homemade Salad Dressings: ranch, honey-lime vinaigrette, Thai peanut dressing, strawberry vinaigrette, thousand island, blue cheese, honey mustard, balsamic vinaigrette, roasted tomato vinaigrette
Mediterranean Salad
Crisp field greens, feta cheese, water melon radish, English cucumbers, Kalamata olives, sweet pepper, grape tomatoes with roasted tomato vinaigrette served on the side
USD 10
Add Grilled Salmon USD 7
Add Grilled Chicken USD 5
Add Grilled Shrimp USD 7
Add Tenderloin Steak* USD 7
Grilled Tofu USD 5
Seared Ahi Tuna USD 8
The Southern
Hand-breaded chicken tenders, fresh farmer's market greens, diced bacon, dried cranberries, cheddar cheese, carrots, grape tomatoes, egg, croutons, with honey mustard dressing served on the side
USD 14
Strawberry Salad
Grilled chicken, fresh greens, sugared pecans, crumbled blue cheese, cracked black pepper, with strawberry vinaigrette served on the side
USD 15
Autumn Harvest Salad
Grilled chicken, roasted butternut squash, field greens, goat cheese, dried cranberries, sugared pecans, red onion, tossed in honey-lime vinaigrette.
USD 14
Tavern Steak Salad
Marinated steak, fresh greens, cilantro, crunchy noodles, grape tomatoes, avocado, pineapple, tossed in honey-lime vinaigrette
USD 15
House Salad
Fresh farmer's greens, bacon, cheddar cheese, carrots, red cabbage, grape tomatoes, egg, almonds, croutons and served with your choice of dressing
Small USD 7
Large USD 10
Add Grilled Salmon USD 7
Add Grilled Chicken USD 5
Add Grilled Shrimp USD 7
Add Tenderloin Steak* USD 7
Grilled Tofu USD 5
Seared Ahi Tuna USD 8
Smoked Shrimp & Crab Bisque Bowl
Fish 'n Chips
Beer battered cod, hand-cut French fries, blue cheese slaw, remoulade
USD 16
Chicken Tenders
Hand-breaded chicken tenders, hand-cut French fries, blue cheese slaw, honey mustard
USD 14
Bhaahhby Back Ribs
Fork tender pork ribs, hand-cut French fries, blue cheese slaw, BBQ sauce
Half Rack USD 18
Full Rack USD 26
Flame-Grilled Ribeye*
14oz. seasoned ribeye, house butter, baked potato, house salad
USD 29
Hawaiian Ribeye*
Soy-ginger-pineapple marinated 14oz. ribeye, baked potato, house salad
USD 29
10oz Center-Cut Sirloin*
Seasoned, hand-cut sirloin, house butter, baked potato, house salad
USD 21
7oz Sirloin Special*
Seasoned, hand-cut sirloin paired with your choice of a jumbo lump crab cake, 5 grilled shrimp or 5 coconut shrimp. Served with baked potato and house salad
USD 25
Teriyaki Kabobs*
Teriyaki marinated tenderloin, fried rice, steamed broccoli
USD 19
Shrimp & Grits
Jumbo Gulf shrimp, bacon, spinach, mushrooms, caramelized onions, stone ground cheese grits, sriracha
USD 18
Maui Chicken
Grilled teriyaki marinated chicken breast, steamed broccoli, fried rice
USD 16
At Local Goat, we make our burgers daily using a secret blend of fresh, locally sourced beef. All burgers and handhelds are served with lettuce, tomatoes, red onions, pickles, and hand-cut French fries. Gluten free buns available by request
The Patriot*
Choice of cheese- American, Swiss, pepper jack, provolone, cheddar
USD 12.5
Bacon Cheeseburger*
Aged cheddar cheese, smoked bacon
USD 13.5
Black and Blue*
Creamy blue cheese, smoked bacon, crispy onions, blackening spice
USD 13.5
Billy Burger*
Sautéed mushrooms, sautéed onions Swiss cheese, garlic aioli
USD 13
The Elvis*
Peanut butter, smoked bacon, fried bananas
USD 13.5
American cheese, fried egg, smoked bacon, garlic aioli
USD 14
BGT Burger*
Goat cheese, crispy onions, bacon jam
USD 13
Pimento Cheese Cheeseburger*
Pimento cheese, bacon jam, sautéed onions
USD 13
Smokehouse Burger*
Smoked gouda cheese, BBQ sauce, caramelized onions, smoked bacon
USD 13.5
TN Whiskey Glazed Burger*
TN whiskey glaze, smoked bacon, crispy onions, garlic aioli
USD 13.5
Hand-Cut French Fries
Whipped Sweet Potatoes
Baked Potato
Sautéed Spinach
Seasonal Veggies
Steamed Broccoli
Caramelized Onion Mashed Potatoes
Fried Rice
Stone Ground Cheese Grits
Chandler's Warm Chocolate Lava Cake
NY Cheesecake with Strawberry Coulis
Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie
Crème Brûlée with Seasonal Berries
White Chocolate Bread Pudding & Seasonal Ice Cream
Diet Coke
Coke Zero
Barq's Rootbeer
Mello Yellow
Dr Pepper
Fresh Brewed Iced Teas
Sweetened, Unsweetened, Blackberry, Peach
French Market Dark Roast 100% Arabica Coffee
Apple Juice
Pineapple Juice
2% Milk
Chocolate Milk
Red Bull
Hot Tea
Sponsored by: Local Goat

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Greatest Of All Time!
1. Greatest Of All Time!
"Don’t pass up the Local Goat!"
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2. Can't wait to go back!!
2. Can't wait to go back!!
"I highly recommend it!"
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3. OMG!!!
3. OMG!!!
"OH MY GOODNESS the best food in town & the service was extraordinary!"
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Local Goat is a New American restaurant with a scratch-made kitchen specializing in farm-to-table menu items. Local Goat offers a wide array of appetizers, jumbo wings, awesome salads. hearty steaks, chops, fall-off-the-bone ribs and outstanding desserts. Local Goat specializes in craft beer and craft drinks. Test your skills on our vintage shuffleboard table or catch your favorite game on any of our HD TV's. Billy's Bar is a great place for great times. Bring the whole family. Local Goat is conveniently located in the heart of Pigeon Forge at the base of the Great Smoky Mountains with picturesque views of Mount LeConte and the surrounding mountains. Local Goat Tavern is located between traffic
$8 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great early dinner at The Local Goat. My husband and I were in town this past week. Decided to try again The Local Goat. We had not ate here since they first opened. Just as good as I remembered it. My husband had...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I tried the Hawaiian ribeye this visit. The steak was cooked to my request and the sweet and savory flavor was enjoyable. The service was great as usual. This is a restaurant in Pigeon Forge that you don’t want to miss.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 2 days ago

My fiancé and I live in the area and love when we get to eat at The Local Goat (it can get very busy). It’s hand down the best restaurant in the area. Their burgers are amazing and the ingredients are always fresh. Love that...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ben was awesome! He kept the drinks coming and was super social! Definitely needs to be recognized! Highly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always stop in for lunch. They have great burgers and soup. We have always been treated well and is a must if you have never tried before. Very neat paintings on the wall in the main dining area. We will definitely go on our next...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have eaten here several times and have zero complaints. Tonight was no exception. We started with the Fried Deviled Eggs; these are a must try and now a staple when we dine there. For dinner, I had the Lamb Burger. If you are a...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 5 days ago

Finally tried Local Goat last night for dinner and enjoyed it so much that we ended up coming back again today for lunch! Amazing service and food! Matt was our waiter both times and he was incredible! The portions are definitely worth the price! This...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 6 days ago

some of the best food in the area, i try to get there at least every month the owner really has the customer as their number 1 concern

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm from NC and me and my family went there while we were traveling. let me tell you that the food was amazing and the taste was amazing. But one thing that stood out what our waiter Chris. He deserves a raise he is so...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was very very fast service! Server was very friendly and the meal was amazing! Highly recommended!

Date of visit: May 2020
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May 13, 2019|
Response from DENNIS T | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend that you Google the restaurant and view the hours of operation. That way if you have any followup questions you can view their website.
April 5, 2019|
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Response from Skylark205 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can find vegetarian options. I had a gluten free bun on my burger so they do accommodate.
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