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Calhoun's Gatlinburg

) #19 of 118 Restaurants in Gatlinburg ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Soups
1004 Parkway, Suite 101, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3102
+1 865-436-4100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (832 reviews)
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American, Bar, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1004 Parkway, Suite 101, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3102
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11 - 20 of 2,867 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

The decor is warm & inviting. The menu has many choices. Calhoun's has the BEST BBQ Ribs that we've found, in the Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge area. That's a pretty lofty distinction, because TN knows "Q". I'd highly recommend. If you are sightseeing via the trolley, it...More

Thank Julia T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Family of six. Spent about 100 with tip. They also offer family packages to go which is less. We all loved our choices and great ambience. In the middle of gatlinburg so very close to everything!

Thank Sharling P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Probably the best ribs I've ever had. For those wanting to try the Smoky Mountain Brewery beers, they have them all.

Thank RG_Jr_25
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The steaks were great, the wings were devoured quickly, even the sausage and cheese sampler was great.

Thank Randy J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family thoroughly enjoyed dining here! The kids' meals offered a great variety and the bar had some delicious specialty drinks!

Thank Allyson E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family group of 8 visited here and everyone from kids to grownups had good meals. Stuffed potato skins and BBQ nachis were big hits. BBQ and steak Calhoun are always good choices. Our server was okay, not great. She seemed to think we could...More

Thank awwatkins2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great salad and ribs. Our family of 4 loved our dinner. This is a great family owned restaurant.

Thank Sheryl Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had came off the trail and wanted something good. This place always delivers great food. Wife had the ribs and I had the steak calhoun (not to be missed). Only place that serves steak like this. The baked beans are awesome. Really hit the...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They advertise best ribs and indeed they live up to it the ribs were amazing and the service and atmosphere was excellent

Thank kevinrickman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped for an adult beverage and got an IPA from their brewery. It was too early for me to eat but the plates I saw going by looked great. They claim they have the best ribs in Tennessee and they looked like it. I...More

Thank Wayne D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Charles L
Is parking a problem?
12 April 2017|
Answer Show all 10 answers
Response from Mskrislong | Reviewed this property |
It wasn't for us. There seemed to be plenty of parking when my family went.
What time do you close on saturdays?
27 March 2017|
Response from RachelSpahr | Reviewed this property |
Google has the Gatlinburg location closing at 10:30pm on Saturdays.
Dustin L
What is on the kids menu?
29 July 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Tony S | Reviewed this property |
if I remember correctly they do have a kids menu. They have hamburgers chicken strips fries. the normal kids menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1004 Parkway, Suite 101, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3102
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-4100
  • E-mail
Calhoun's is a local, fresh, casual dining establishment specializing in hickory smoked BBQ, hand-cut steaks and seafood, and fresh ground hamburgers. We offer something for every taste. We also have a kids menu, and free parking with receipt. Eat Local, Eat Good!
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