While The Island in Pigeon Forge is home to tons of fun attractions and unique specialty shops, this massive entertainment complex also boasts some of the best restaurants in town! The best part of all is that The Island is just minutes away from the cabins at Eagles Ridge! Whether you need a snack after browsing all of the stores or a delicious full meal, there are plenty of food options to satisfy your craving! Here are just 4 of the restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge that you don’t want to miss:
1. Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen
One of the most popular restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge is Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen, where you can enjoy Deen family recipes in a unique family style setting. While relaxing at your table, you will be served endless portions of mouthwatering entrees! Enjoy dishes such as Southern Fried Chicken, Beef Pot Roast, and Ol’ Fashioned Southern Meatloaf! You can also look forward to enjoying a tasty selection of appetizers and the dessert of your choice. You won’t want to miss Paula’s signature melt-in-your-mouth signature dessert, Ooey Gooey Butter Cake!
Experience a taste of the islands in Pigeon Forge at Margaritaville, where every day is pure paradise! This restaurant is inspired by the lyrics and philosophy of Jimmy Buffet! It features a laid back atmosphere with warm tropical colors. In addition to the dining spaces, you will find multiple bars, a concert stage and a large exterior deck that overlooks the Little Pigeon River. Start your meal with appetizers such as Caribbean Chicken Egg Rolls, Key West Chicken Quesadilla or Lava Lava Shrimp before moving on to the delicious entrees! Of course, Margaritaville also offers Burgers in Paradise as well as homemade Key Lime Pie!
3. Timberwood Grill
Another one of the restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge that you don’t want to miss is Timberwood Grill, which offers a genuine taste of the mountains! This lodge-themed restaurant is inspired by the hospitality of the folks who called the mountains their home for generations. Kick off your meal with a variety of amazing starters, including Rocky Top Pork Nachos, Tuckaleechee Tater Skins or Wild Bill’s Jumbo Buffalo Wings. Whether you prefer steak, seafood or a sandwich, Timberwood Grill has it all, including a full menu just for kids!
4. Mellow Mushroom
If you are craving some amazing hand tossed pizza, just head over to the Mellow Mushroom at The Island in Pigeon Forge! This convenient “order at the counter” restaurant is the perfect place to take a break from shopping and relax for a bit! Hang out on the patio at Dude’s Daiquiri Bar or kick back inside of the restaurant to enjoy your pizza. The pizzas at the Mellow Mushroom feature all of your favorite toppings, as well as multiple cheese selections! You can also enjoy salads, oven roasted wings, garlic cheese bread and the Mellow Mushroom’s signature pretzel bites!
Check out all of our available cabins for rent today to enjoy a fabulous vacation just minutes away from The Island in Pigeon Forge and it’s incredible restaurants! We look forward to seeing you soon at Eagles Ridge!