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Pancake Pantry

628 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
+1 865-436-4724
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
628 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great place to have breakfast in Gatlinburg!! Staying in line for 30-45 mins outside for a table... well worth it. Wonderful family run restaurant!!! Bring Cash!!! No credit cards!! We'll be back!!

Thank Glove_47
Reviewed 5 days ago

There was a huge line out the door to get in, which seems to be the usual case. It's great because you know people love it, but it makes it very frustrating if you're hungry and have to wait forever. It's also extremely packed inside...More

Thank Hannah R
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped in right after opening on Sunday morning. No wait, food was there within minutes. Some of the best pancakes we have had. When we go back, will definitely be stopping again. Around 10 am there will be a line to get in.

Thank Dan J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bring CASH, they do not take credit cards! THE ONLY PLACE FOR PANCAKES in the entire county!!! Request a window table, and wait for one if there's a line! It's worth not sitting under the closterphobic low ceiling in other part of restaurant. Dine after...More

1  Thank TNtravles
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Saturday and got there early for breakfast. We only waited about 10 minutes but now knowing how great the food is I would’ve waited much longer. Making a choice between all the different pancakes is tough. This place is a must...More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for breakfast around 8:45. I looked at the website the night before and saw nothing about it being cash only. We show up from Pigeon Forge and it’s cash only. Several people were caught off guard and forced to use their ATM with...More

Thank jstargell
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a 3-night stay in the Smoky Mountains and we ate breakfast at the Pancake Pantry all 3 mornings. It is our go-to place for breakfast everytime we visit Gatlinburg. The pancakes and crepes are both excellent. There is almost always a...More

Thank buckinut33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful meal at a quaint place in Gatlinburg . Everything I dreamed it would be on our honeymoon

Thank Christa L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a staple in Gatlinburg! Been coming here for over 20 years. One of the only places that does not take credit or debit cards, cash only!! Don't let that stop you though! Great pancakes!! Kinda tight between tables. Come early on the weekends...More

Thank asweet223
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love lunch at the Pancake Pantry. On a recent visit, we had 13 family members. They quickly seated us at two tables next to each other. Everyone got different things and all were pleased with the food and the service.

Thank Jo B
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2017|
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Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
Yes they serve pancakes all during their hours of operation. The close mid afternoon.
30 December 2016|
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Response from Doug B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the slow delay.... I would say easily 100+.
18 November 2016|
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Response from Jan4444 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the restaurant is handicapped accessible, however the restrooms are on the second floor accessible by stairs only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 628 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-4724
We are a family owned and operated restaurant that specializes in great food and friendly service. We are a tradition for families and a landmark for Gatlinburg. So come enjoy our house...
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