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Calhoun's Gatlinburg

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1004 Parkway, Suite 101, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3102
+1 865-436-4100
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Smoked wings I ordered were awesome! Our family of 4 all ordered different things and were all very happy with our meals. Very well priced, good atmosphere, great location, great service will make this a frequent stop on our Gatlinburg trips

Thank ginneyfr
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

While visiting Gatlinburg for the first time we spoke with many friendly locals and couples and families from out of town. Two different families at two different locations recommended Calhoun's and specifically the Ale sirloin steak. This place is amazing and does not begin to do it justice. From the drinks to the BBQ nachos and finally steak we could... More 

Thank Kristi S
Pensacola, Florida
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132 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Actually, I'm hesitant on giving this place a great review. Why? Because then, everybody will be here wearing the place out. Go away! LOL! Honestly, this place is my favorite place to eat and has been for years. The food is great, the service is great and the place has a sense of old fashion good restaurant home like feel,... More 

Thank Frank B
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoy Calhoun's Family takeout pkg but notice that while the price has remained the same, the quantities seem to be smaller.....

Thank SilverbackMunkie
Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We always sit at the bar, go about once a year to Gatlinburg for at least 10 years. Go to Calhoun's there at least twice each visit, and bartenders remember us! Great service with a smile, consistent food, what more could you ask for during one of the busiest weeks of the year!!

Thank TGirl88
Manager P, Manager at Calhoun's Gatlinburg, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your many years of continued patronage and your wonderful review of your most recent dining experience with us. I may be biased, but I love our bar too. Unlike many places where it is hidden in the back or off in some separated corner, ours is front and center with a great location overlooking the Gatlinburg... More 

Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I had dinner here with our two kids, 8 & 4, after spending the afternoon at Ober Gatlinburg. We were seated right away and our server was great! We ordered the smoked sausage and cheese plate for an appetizer and it was DELISH! I had the pulled pork BBQ sandwich with french fries and ate it all!

Thank Lauren R
Bristol, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Truly some of the best barbecue anywhere. Especially known for their ribs, but we really like the pulled pork plate. Caesar salad is great , slaw is great, mac and cheese is great, rolls are delicious.

Thank playlsr
Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We love Calhoun's. Always has good food and good service. The Filet Mignon is my favorite. I get it every time I go.

Thank Melissastan
Sevierville, Tennessee
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I had our rehearsal dinner at Calhouns on December 30, 2016. During what is commonly known as ‘hell week’, the staff and managers at Calhouns were nothing short of friendly and accommodating. We had a reservation for approximately 21 people for 5pm that evening and when we arrived, they were ready to take everyone back within minutes.... More 

Thank lkcooper90
Summerville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We've been eating at Calhoun's for years! In fact, our wedding dinner was there in March of 2008. This weekend we made one of our many return visits but this time I ordered steak and shrimp. It was hands down the best steak I've ever put in my mouth!! I've never ordered anything that wasn't good but I can't even... More 

Thank nicolecochran80

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1004 Parkway, Suite 101, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3102
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-4100
Calhoun's is a local, fresh, casual dining establishment specializing in hickory smoked BBQ, hand-cut steaks and seafood, and fresh ground hamburgers. We offer something for every taste. We also have a kids menu, and free parking with receipt. Eat Local, Eat Good!

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