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Carriage House Restaurant

8310 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN 37882-4303
+1 865-448-2263
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (48 reviews)
“ham” (19 reviews)
“salad” (26 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8310 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN 37882-4303
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Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Great food, clean shop, great waitresses, sweets are good and will visit again. Locally owned, great setting in the Smoky Mountain's. Ty

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed November 17, 2015

We ate here for the first time last week and the place has an old lodge style vibe and was surprised to find a buffet. The food was good but nothing special. We got there a little late so that may be why some of...More

Thank David E
Reviewed November 14, 2015

We were looking for lunch on a November Saturday, and many of the places near the park were closed for the season. We decided to try the Carriage House because it had a number of cars in the lot. The restaurant is big, and is...More

Thank Gatorgolfer
Reviewed November 4, 2015

Had the buffet. American Food staples, chicken, beef, meatloaf, decent salad bar, and a nondescript vegetable soup. It fit the bill for filling me up, burt nothing special.

Thank EffStop
Reviewed November 3, 2015

We visited this restaurant and had the dinner buffet. OMG it was soooo good. The fried chicken was the absolute best I've had anywhere, ever. You might think that buffet food would taste canned, but this food was more like home-cooked. Even the corn, which...More

Thank Ranny S
Reviewed October 30, 2015

All my trips to Townsend and we've never given the Carriage House a chance, I don't know why! Late day in the Cove so we stopped. Fresh salad bar and a piece of grouper and I was good to go! The server was one of...More

Thank NanaMHilliard_FL
Reviewed October 26, 2015

The restaurant is affiliated with the folks at the Tally Ho Inn next door. The decor is dated but the service was excellent as was the food. We had the buffet and enjoyed it.

Thank Lowry W
Reviewed October 24, 2015

We had the breakfast buffet. The bacon was very good. The sausage and biscuits were also very good. The scrambled eggs were reconstituted and had water in the pan. The wait staff were very friendly.

Thank Ellen F
Reviewed October 21, 2015

We arrived at the Big Meadow Campground nearby at dinner time. The staff recommended this restaurant. We had the buffet for $10.99. Salad bar, Fried chicken, ham, beef patties in gravy with biscuits, corn, pie, pudding and brownies for dessert. It was okay, though a...More

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed October 20, 2015

It's been years since we ate here so we decided to try it again. We had the lunch buffet which offered a wide range of salads and hot food. My husband said the Salisbury steak was delicious as was the fried chicken. I had a...More

Thank Nancy H
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December 11, 2017|
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Response from Larry T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know. I ate here once back in the summer while on vacation.
March 22, 2017|
Response from Julie H |
open at 730 am till 830 pm
March 22, 2017|
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Response from kid506 | Reviewed this property |
7am till 9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8310 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN 37882-4303
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 865-448-2263
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