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Best Italian Cafe & Pizzeria

968 Parkway Ste 9, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3137
+1 865-430-4090
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“garlic rolls” (357 reviews)
“calzone” (223 reviews)
“salad” (132 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
968 Parkway Ste 9, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3137
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great pizza!! Amazing atmosphere, loved sitting by the creek eating their pizza! We come here every time we visit, it's a must!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

oh my goodness the calzones at this place are like footballs,the rolls are delicious and the pizza is out of site

Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 3 of us stopped in at 9pm and found the best Italian cafe I have sampled in many years. I had the spaghetti and had to box half of it for later, but MAN! it was good. Wife and Daughter had Pasta shells and...More

Thank Scoutgunner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

LOVE everything we have had here. Parking can be a problem but we think it is worth it. Big portions, authentic Italian food, nice outside dining by the stream. This is a old restaurant so not for those who want "ambiance" but the food is...More

1  Thank Jani P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were walking down the street in downtown Gatlinburg when we saw this restaurant and decided to give it a try. We ordered the pizza, having not tried a New York style pizza. I was not impressed, the pizza didn't have much sauce and to...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have the chance, this place is a hidden gem! Try the garlic knots, you won't be disappointed. Oh and the meatballs! OMG! This place makes my stomach ache for more, even after I am full!

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I checked reviews and people seem to really like their pizza. I thought it was bland and nothing special. I'm in the minority though because they were very busy. I won't say to avoid them, they are worth a shot. Just keep your expectations in...More

Thank dg144290
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have heard about this place from a few different people.. customers at were I work actually. Anyhoo, i had been on this strict diet and had been doing really good until I got a CRAVING for spaghetti! Decided to give this place a go...More

1  Thank Kimberly J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there many times and tried several things and everything is fantastic! The garlic knots and the pizza are what keep me driving through crazy Gatlinburg traffic just to eat there!

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been visiting Gatlinburg since 2011 and have somehow missed this place. The staff is friendly & the portions are massive. I we didn't even finish half of what we ordered. Their calzones and garlic rolls are delicious. We will definitely be back.

Thank Amanda L
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Gluten Free - do you have anything? This has been our favorite restaurant for about 20 years. Please have some gluten free pizza???
21 May 2017|
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Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
Do not know but I"m sure that if you call them they will be glad to answer your question, they are a very friendly staffed restaurant. Here is their number 865-436-4345
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 968 Parkway Ste 9, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3137
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-430-4090
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