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Paul's Family Restaurant

$$ - $$$
American, Native American
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1111 Tsali Blvd, Highway 441 S, Cherokee, NC 28719-7200
+1 828-497-2235
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11:00 - 20:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Charleston, South Carolina
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us went to Paul's on the advice of our hotel staff. The special was fried chicken with mashed potatoes and two additional sides. The chicken was a little greasy but delicious. All of the sides were very good. Overall the food would rate a 4. The service was the big disappointment. Our server barely said two words to... More 

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Thank Curt_SC
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lady, Jackie at the front desk of our hotel, recommended this place for dinner. It was delicious and fortunately just a 5 minute walk from hotel. Restaurant waitress and billing lady were very sweet and accommodating. Will definitely stop by this place to eat, the next time I go visit Cherokee.

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Thank TripML2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a trip with my soon to be wife. The food was amazing and the service was great, it was chilly but it is the mountains so. Lol No complaints.

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Thank Anthony J
Saint Joseph, Michigan
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on recommendation of desk clerk at Comfort Suites. Good food in a homey atmosphere, several families there when we were. Buffalo burger on fry bread was excellent; my wife had the "Indian taco" with their chili on fry bread and loved it. We would definitely return if we are in Cherokee again.

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Thank PDGTERRY
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best food in town. If you eat outside of the casino this is great place.Easy to get to from casino.Just try it once you will go back.

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Thank gene_1242
Hickory
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good, if it were cleaner I would go back. When we went we had been tubing and were very tired. We didn't notice how FILTHY it was until we were leaving. I almost lost what I ate, seriously.

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Thank Connie R
surrey
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having seen the earlier comments about the staff, we were rather apprehensive but we went here twice for dinner during our 5 day stay in Cherokee , which says something about our own experience. We found them on both occasions helpful, efficient and friendly. We had jalapeno peppers for a starter and rib-eye for mains, which were very well cooked... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paul's is one of my favorite places to eat. I highly recommend the trout. They are usually very busy so be patient.

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Thank Laura W
Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Trout Dinner in town . Cole slaw is so good . Steaks are very good too. Dinners are very reasonable. Waitress are prompt . Best place to eat out for budget people.

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, United States
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have heard good reviews about this place. On our way to Pigeon Forge from Atlanta we stopped on a Sunday afternoon. Nice surprise! Very clean. Staff was helpful and nice. I had the Elk burger. Very good. My husband had the chuck wagon burger, very good. Bathrooms clean. We will make this a regular stop through the mountains.

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Thank Paul B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Native American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:30
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Tsali Blvd, Highway 441 S, Cherokee, NC 28719-7200
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 828-497-2235

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?