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“Great Pizza”
Review of Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom
Ranked #36 of 197 Restaurants in Gatlinburg
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $12
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers serves up the best hand tossed, baked-on-the-stone, and gourmet pizzas in the Smoky Mountains! Locally owned and operated. The unique, eclectic feel of Mellow Mushroom has a come-as-you-are atmosphere. Only the freshest ingredients are used, focusing on quality food and exceptional customer service. The menu offers a creative variety of pizzas, hoagies, salads, calzones, appetizer, vegan options. There is even gluten free crust available. Large Party Friendly * Private Banquet Room * Large climate Controlled Patio * Full Bar * 30 Flat Panel TVs * Fun Staff
Dayton, Ohio
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great Pizza”
Reviewed March 4, 2013

Lots of menu choices, fast and friendly service, and most of all Good Food. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Visited March 2013
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Virginia
Level 6 Contributor
277 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
“Looked so cool! Very pricey ($22 for a medium pizza?) Service not good.”
Reviewed March 4, 2013

I read the past few reviews and said "Yeah, they got it right." It looked like it was going to be great. Pizza choices were different.

First, service: our waitress had 3 tables and was flustered. She totally forgot my beer (no problem). Fortunately, the manager(?) saw when our drinks were dry and refilled them.

Second, price: Really? $22 for a medium pizza? Pizza, small salad and ice tea = over $30. Even with good pizza, this will keep us away.

Third, pizza: it was good.

Atmosphere? Cool...

Summary: The service was strangely slow on a nearly empty Tuesday night and the bill was way too high. It's got a cool look so it'll be full when tourists are here, so ... but we won't be back.

  • Visited March 2013
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Dallas, Texas, United States
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Concept is better than the Food”
Reviewed March 3, 2013

A very cool 60's themed pizza resturant was compromised by very bad pizza. What a shame since I really wanted it to be good.

The wait staff was great (as was all service staff we encountered in Gatlinburg) and as I said, the decoration was visually exciting. But the food was bland - and I ordered one of the more spicy on the menu.

Maybe it was a bad cook - or maybe I should have ordered a different pizza. But with so many other choices in the market, I'll never know.

Visited February 2013
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Corbin, Kentucky
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Definatly will not choose again”
Reviewed March 3, 2013 via mobile

This place was an over priced pizza joint and the service was awful. There were only 4 parties in there how hard could it be to provide good service on a slow
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Statesboro, Georgia
Level 5 Contributor
77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“$$$$”
Reviewed February 25, 2013

Coming into town late called several pizza places. The MM was open later than others. Didn't know it was a chain. A example of making a big deal of fresh and organic. Pizza was good but not sure it was worth the extra cost.

Visited February 2013
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