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The Peddler Steakhouse

820 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3133
+1 865-436-5794
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribeye” (251 reviews)
“smoked oysters” (78 reviews)
“salad” (224 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
820 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3133
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Tanya did great and the price was fair. Would eat there again. The restaurant overlooks the river so really added to the atmosphere.

Thank ShipbuilderBill2016
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We visit every time we are in the area and with so many establishments going downhill I can say that this is one restaurant that never disappoints. The food is excellent although a bit pricey. Well worth the wait to sit at a table looking...More

Thank trish58
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This was our second time here. The first time we had the Prime Rib and it was so good we knew if we were able to come back this is what we would get. Well the second time around didn't disappoint, it is so tender,...More

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Have always thought about trying this place and this year pulled the trigger. Wow. A very pleasant surprise. A little pricey but worth it if you like great service and great food overlooking babbling brook! I would have given it a five if my medium...More

Thank Floating-Doc
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I was amazed at how good all of the food was. Salad bar was included in meal and had a huge selection. The mushroom appitizers were delicious and the steak was cooked perfectly.

Thank lanicopip
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The Peddler has always been our favorite for a great steak or prime rib. If you cannot make a reservation, make sure to get there early!! We love sitting by the windows with the creek soothing us while we eat. Even if you don't want...More

Thank CJ-GSV
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Always try to eat at the Peddler when in Gatlinburg. Call ahead seating is recommended, If possible get a table overlooking the stream. Salad bar is one of the best and Prime Rib is always excellent. So tender could be cut with a fork. Service...More

Thank 397alr
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great steaks and the salad bar was stocked with wonderful things. Service was great and prices were reasonable.

Thank shay_68
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband has been wanting to eat here and it has been the topic of conversation for the longest time. So when we finally made our way back to Gatlinburg we got to treat ourselves. The salad bar was amazing and I was so surprised...More

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I was the only seafood eater among a group of 4, but was impressed by the tableside steak choices. We all enjoyed our meals. Salad bar has a large variety, oh & must get dessert!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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2 January 2018|
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Response from ajshon | Reviewed this property |
They were $26 to $45. Very good place to eat!
14 November 2017|
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Response from tdbosse1 | Reviewed this property |
I have seen wedding groups downstairs before but it isn't a private area. I would call and see what they can do for you in one of the upstairs areas.
Gretchen C
13 May 2017|
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Response from BUCKSRULE | Reviewed this property |
My sister and brother-in-law are both vegetarian and they enjoyed the salad bar and baked potato. By the way this is not my restaurant so I do not know if it is affiliated with the one in Boone. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3133
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-5794
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Located at the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Gatlinburg TN, The Peddler Steakhouse is literally built upon tradition. Families continue to return from one generation to the next. We invite you to start a new dining tradition with us.
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