No couple’s getaway to the Smokies is complete without a special meal at one of the city’s premier restaurants! Whether you’re celebrating an anniversary or just want a special night out with your other half, there are plenty of places to choose from. To help you plan for the ultimate date night, here 5 of the best romantic restaurants in Gatlinburg.
1. The Melting Pot
Make any occasion special when you visit The Melting Pot! The dining experience here is unlike any other, and it’s designed around you! Enjoy a variety of seasonal and fixed menu items, and a fantastic selection of wines and craft beers. There are several fondue cooking styles and a variety of unique entrees, salads, and desserts. They also offer an Ultimate Package, perfect for marriage proposals. It includes a dozen red roses, 4-course meal and so much more!
2. The Peddler Steakhouse
With top quality food and service, it’s no surprise that couples continue to visit The Peddler Steakhouse. Its intimate and comfortable atmosphere is another thing that makes this one of the most romantic restaurants in Gatlinburg. You and your special someone are sure to have a truly memorable experience as you enjoy the beautiful view of the Little Pigeon River with your meal. You’ll love their mouthwatering steaks grilled over real Tennessee hickory charcoal. All entrees include oven hot bread, The Peddler’s Salad Bar, and a side dish.
3. Crystelle Creek Restaurant
For some of Gatlinburg’s finest trout dishes, take your special someone to Crystelle Creek! They offer nightly and special performances by songwriters & musicians. However, if you prefer a more quiet area, they also have areas of the restaurant away from the live entertainment. You also don’t need to drive there because they are also located right on the trolley route, with a stop right outside their front door!
4. Cherokee Grill
This romantic restaurant was designed with 2 things in mind; comfort and class. As Gatlinburg’s premiere steakhouse, Cherokee Grill offers a variety of delicious food options with an upscale mountain lodge atmosphere. They also have happy hour running Monday through Friday. So, you and your sweetheart can enjoy a savory meal paired with some great wine or one of their handcrafted microbrews!
5. The Park Grill
Located near the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, The Park Grill is a great place to end your exciting day! Their rustic mountain lodge atmosphere is designed for comfort and perfect for any occasion. They also offer private and semi-private dining areas, ideal for anniversaries or a romantic dinner for two. They have the freshest cuts of beef, pork, fish, and chicken, and a salad bar that comes with every entree.
When you’re not out on the town for date night, we’ll be sure to take great care of you! Start planning your trip to the Smokies today, and browse our fabulous vacation rentals. We look forward to seeing you and your sweetheart at Smoky Mountain Chalet Rentals!