Restaurants / Rehearsal Dinners

The Great Smoky Mountains has many fine restaurants. Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two, a rehearsal dinner for the bridal party, or a reception after the wedding, these restaurants can help you with your special occasion.

Providing exclusive space for groups of any size; authentic experiences that rock in a full-service restaurant and specialty store, surrounded by an extensive collection of guitars and authentic rock & roll memorabilia. Special Occasions that Rock! Offering Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties, Rehearsal Dinners, Wedding Ceremony Packages, Receptions, and off-premise Catering.

Capacity: 375

Phone: 865.430.7625

At Holston's Kitchen everything is made from scratch - from biscuits to salad dressings, all with the freshest ingredients and are prepared daily in the restaurant. Providing great food at a great value with great service is what Holston's is all about. Now offering catering and concessions at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.

Location: Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg

Phone: 865.365.1524

Add the "fondue effect" to your special occasion. Our Private Room accommodates up to 52 guests and is perfect for a wedding rehearsal dinner or reception. Bride and Groom eat free with 10 paying guests. For a truly unique and memorable dining experience, dip into something different with The Melting Pot! Group menu and pricing available.

Location: Gatlinburg

Capacity: 52

Buddy's bar-b-q is a "local, hometown" barbecue restaurant/caterer offering hickory-smoked barbecue prepared the same way for 45 years. We serve always-fresh food with southern hospitality and value. We offer dine-in, take-out, bulk orders, delivery/set-up and catering service for large groups and events. Open daily: 11am - 9pm.

Phone: 865.428.5001

Have a beautiful wedding atop our scenic chairlift featuring the best views of the Smoky Mountains! We offer weddings for up to 15 people; receptions are also available at our on-site restaurant & lounge!

Location: Gatlinburg

Capacity: 240

Phone: 865.436.5423