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The Peddler Steakhouse

820 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3133
+1 865-436-5794
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (1,517 reviews)
“prime rib” (252 reviews)
“smoked oysters” (80 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
820 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3133
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Be there by 4:30 and walk into the bar to choose your own table. The view overlooks a peaceful creek where we watched ducklings and their mama. The crab crab stuffed mushrooms were a yummy start to our new York strip steaks!! You won’t go...More

Thank Gayva
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Haven’t been to the Peddler in 4 years so for Fathers Day decided to go. Even with a wait it was short, 5-8 minutes. We were sat in the main dining room and Rachel was our server. Boy we could not have gotten a better...More

Thank K F
Reviewed yesterday

A favorite dining establishment in gatlinburg. We always try to dine in the lounge area, where there are tables overlooking the creek. Ambience!!! They have a great salad bar and the steaks are delicious and cooked perfectly. Their rainbow trout, grilled, is a favorite. If...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Happened upon The Peddler Steakhouse in Gatlinburg and so glad we did. Every part of our four meals was great. We started with the biggest, freshest salad bar with a great variety of items. A very good meal in itself. Easily could have ended our...More

Thank bralle
Reviewed 4 days ago

We haven't been to The Peddler in over 25 years. Decided to come back and splurge a bit for our anniversary, and we were not disappointed. Took advantage of call-ahead seating on a Thursday night for 5:00 PM and really glad we did. The crowd...More

Thank MiddleTennessee
Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here on a Friday evening and really enjoyed our meal. We have eaten here before and knew to called ahead to put our name on the waiting list, and they gave us an estimated time to be there. We arrived on time, and...More

Thank pupspals
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have been eating here for over 25 years and it doesn't get any better than The Peddler! The service is always impeccable. The atmosphere is relaxing. If you can get a table overlooking the Little Pigeon River, get it! The prime rib is always...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upon walking in, this restaurant had a quaint atmosphere. We were seated quickly. The waitress took our drinks and appetizer order. A meat peddler then came by for us to select our size and cut of meat. The salad bar was fresh with plenty of...More

1  Thank HappyVactioner1971
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were staying next door at a nearby hotel, and decided to give this restaurant a try. I’m glad we did! We were seated immediately. And I was so excited that we got to sit by a window that had a gorgeous...More

Thank jbh2008
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here several times, love the decor and the bar with outside view of the creek is great. Salad bar is great, so many items, steaks are cooked to perfection. A bit pricey, by a great treat to go to on occasion.

Thank CoastalConnectionTom
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January 1, 2018|
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Response from ajshon | Reviewed this property |
They were $26 to $45. Very good place to eat!
November 13, 2017|
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Response from tdbosse1 | Reviewed this property |
I have seen wedding groups downstairs before but it isn't a private area. I would call and see what they can do for you in one of the upstairs areas.
Gretchen C
May 13, 2017|
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Response from BUCKSRULE | Reviewed this property |
My sister and brother-in-law are both vegetarian and they enjoyed the salad bar and baked potato. By the way this is not my restaurant so I do not know if it is affiliated with the one in Boone. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3133
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-5794
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Located at the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Gatlinburg TN, The Peddler Steakhouse is literally built upon tradition. Families continue to return from one generation to the next. We invite you to start a new dining tradition with us.
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