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“Great Ale steak”

Calhoun's Gatlinburg
Ranked #22 of 194 Restaurants in Gatlinburg
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $22
Cuisines: American, Bar, Soups
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Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Calhoun's is a local, fresh, casual dining establishment specializing in hickory smoked BBQ, hand-cut steaks and seafood, and fresh ground hamburgers. We offer something for every taste. We also have a kids menu, and free parking with receipt. Eat Local, Eat Good!
Willoughby, Ohio
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
“Great Ale steak”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2013

The atmosphere was good, the restaurant was clean and the staff was friendly. Everyone in my party ordered the 'Ale sirloin' steak and the flavor was mouth-watering. I had found out they have a special curing process, and with the mashed potatoes and broccoli, the meal was fabulous. Everyone in my party loved the steak. Would go again.

Visited September 2013
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Asheville, North Carolina
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8 reviews
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“Good service - Good Food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2013

There are lots of restaurants at this end of Gatlinburg. Calhouns was the right choice for us that night. Our waiter was very helpful and kept us entertained with humor and a few sample of items were were asking about. We go to Gatlinburg about once a year and always go to Calhouns.

  • Visited August 2013
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columbia sc
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“A great dinner out.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

We chose Calhoun's because it was recommended to us by a friend. We were not disappointed. My husband raved about about the mountain trout special he had. He is a salt water fish guy and had never had trout. I had the ribs and they had a really nice smoke ring and pulled from the bone like a real smoked rib should.

When we got there there was a wait, but it was less than they stated. The restaurant has a nice casual atmosphere, very enjoyable.

  • Visited September 2013
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Memphis, Tennessee
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Great wedding reception”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2013

Wedding reception was in the glass room and the food was awesome. It was a beautiful setting with the glass walls.

Visited September 2013
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Frisco,NC
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Best ribs I have ever had”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

My husband visited Gatlinburg on a whim. We tried Calhouns and both of us loved the ribs!! Great flavorful sauce and very tender. Will return if in this area again.

  • Visited August 2013
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