Fine Dining in Gatlinburg? Look No Further Than Park Grill Steakhouse

New York Strip w/ Mushrooms

Of all the times I’ve visited Gatlinburg, Tennessee, I’ve never got a chance to experience any of the fine dining experiences the area has to offer. Over the years, I have had a couple places mentioned like The Peddler, Park Grill, Cherokee Grill, and Howard’s but I’ve always found myself in a bind for time or under-dressed to visit those restaurants. The closest I’ve ever gotten was over a year ago when Haley and …

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Gus’s Good Times Deli Takes Me Back To Those College Days

Bacon Cheeseburger

This past Saturday I visited the city of Knoxville (home to the Tennessee Volunteers) for the annual football rivalry with my alma mater, the University of Kentucky. Although I went home disgruntled over another year notch on our now 26-year losing streak to the Vols, I will say that one of the few good experiences in Knoxville was a visit to Gus’s Good Times Deli on campus (as recommended by my friend Marty, a …

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Big Daddy’s Pizzeria Is A Welcome Addition to Sevier County

"Build-Your-Own Pizza"

For today’s review, I present to you my recent visit to Big Daddy’s Pizzeria in Sevierville, Tennessee. While pizza isn’t normally the cuisine I go for when visiting that area, I was drawn to Big Daddy’s Pizzeria for several reasons. First, I was attracted to the fact that this was a fairly new restaurant. New restaurants mean new experiences and I’m all about trying new food offerings. Secondly, each time Haley and I drove …

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Applewood Farmhouse Grill Is The Best Restaurant-Based Thanksgiving Meal I’ve Ever Had

My Plate of Thanksgiving Food

It’s been a while since I last wrote a review but don’t think I’ve been taking a break. I recently took a trip to Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge this past weekend and have plenty of restaurants to write about. The first on my list is Applewood Farmhouse Grill in Sevierville, Tennessee.

Applewood Farmhouse Grill (the sister to Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant) is quite popular to the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge residents and visitors alike. Known for its wide varieties …

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