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The Pottery House Cafe and Grille

3341 Old Mill St, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3414
+1 865-453-6002
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Soups, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3341 Old Mill St, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3414
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place was below average. Customer service can make or break a visit. Even if the food is bad, a server can make the visit all worth while. Our server was rude and stressed that the kitchen was closing soon. Minutes later they sat a...More

Thank America C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good and bad, first the good. Service was impeccable, restaurant was clean and food tasted great with the exception of one. I had the largest ribeye on the menu. I couldn't really taste the meat is simply tasted like char. I compared it to a...More

Thank David J
Reviewed yesterday

Always great food and service, been going here for years. I have tried almost everything on the menu and its all great. We are local and visit here often.

Thank joeygladstone4
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A little more of a modern twist than their sister restaurant across the street, the menu is still heavily influenced by fresh milled grains and baked goods. I had the catfish and shrimp which was made infinitely better by the stone milled grits it was...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Chicken is dry and tasteless. We ordered a chicken breast and a salad with chicken pieces. (don't confuse it with chicken salad, which has a sauce.) First visit the day before was delicious pork chops. Breads and sides were excellent. Service is just overworked from...More

Thank larrysdmntx
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just wanted a sandwich and we were walking by this place so we went in. The staff is quite helpful, location is handicap accessible and there is both inside and outdoor seating. Everyone’s food was delicious but I would recommend the BLT with fried...More

Thank juliebfromindy
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our first visit to the Pottery House. The Pottery House is located in the Old Mill District. Surrounded by gift shops, a candy store and ice cream shop. They bring out fresh baked bread that is to die for. The service was awesome...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 3 days ago

There for dinner. Three of us. There was a mistake with my order. The server and manager apologized and my meal was free and free desert was given to the three of us. The food was great and needless to say the staff was friendly...More

Thank Joemac43
Reviewed 3 days ago

We discovered this place a few years ago, when visiting with a large group. It sits back from the street a bit so that it's not noticeable, but boy is it worth visiting! The grounds are beautifully landscaped and large windows inside make it seem...More

Thank Mtn_Traveler4
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We love to eat here! Chase T. is a wonderful server! The Pimento Cheese BLT is delicious! My son really enjoyed the Pottery House Club. We would like to try a dessert, but we are always too full! Maybe next time!

Thank OnTheRoadAgain23
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April 28, 2018|
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Response from Amy S | Reviewed this property |
No app!
April 24, 2018|
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Response from Joann C | Reviewed this property |
If you look at their website it states “We are open 364 days per year, closing only for Christmas Day.”
Mary D
April 16, 2018|
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Response from Becky M | Reviewed this property |
Yes as another person had replied they have a back dining room. Last time l ate there, they had a very large group there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3341 Old Mill St, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3414
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Pigeon Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-453-6002
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Serving the highest quality steaks, fresh seafood, gourmet salads and more, The Old Mill Pottery House Cafe and Grille is the perfect place for a romantic dinner for two under the stars or lunch with friends in the contemporary dining room. Located in the former home of potter Doug Ferguson, the relaxed atmosphere is a peaceful change from the hectic pace of Pigeon Forge.Begin your meal with piping-hot bread made from grains stone ground at our historic Old Mill and served on platters handcrafted by skilled artisans next door at our Pigeon River Pottery. Handmade cakes, pies, cheesecake and pastries provide a perfect ending to an unforgettable dining experience.
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