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Taste Of Italy

1235 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-5656
+1 865-325-1750
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“garlic knots” (201 reviews)
“lasagna” (115 reviews)
“salad” (124 reviews)
Closed
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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1235 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-5656
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is the real deal! Truly great Italian food! Big portions and friendly staff! I highly recommend this place. I have always believed you get what you pay for and this place is well worth every bit of your money!! Have been there numerous...More

1  Thank Patricia F
Reviewed 3 days ago

We chose this restaurant since we wanted to avoid a chain and based on the reviews. We were very disappointed. The best items were the rolls and fried ravioli. We should have left after the appetizers. Quotes from my family: "The onions (on the pizza)...More

Thank Robert B
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I do apologize that you were not happy with your meal. I must say that we do pride ourselves with customer satisfaction and if you didn’t like you meal you should have said something to your server. We would have gladly made it right. Not...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was great and had large portions. The service was very good and the prices were very affordable. Will stop and eat there again.

1  Thank jerryminister
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you very much for your review and thoughts of TASTE OF ITALY. Looking forward to seeing you again when you return to Gatlinburg.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food. Friendly staff. A must for authentic Italian food at an affordable price. I will send all my friends.

Thank Jeanette O
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for your review of TASTE OF ITALY. We love hearing back from our customers and are happy to know that they had an enjoyable dinning experience with us. We look forward seeing you again when you return to Gatlinburg.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing environment! Amazing Food! You will not leave hungry! The portions are great! Will definitely make this a stop each time I visit Gatlinburg. Our waiter Sean was great and the owners made it a point to stop by and say thank you!!!!More

Thank jdcoggins
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for your great review for TASTE OF ITALY and for all your compliments regarding our "AMAZING FOOD". Sean is a good waiter and I will be sure to pass on your comment to him. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found a true hidden gem in Gatlinburg. The food was true Italian cuisine. Fresh, rich flavor and cooked to perfection.

Thank Global C
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for the great review for TASTE OF ITALY and for the many compliments regarding our "true Italian cuisine". We love hearing back from our guests and look forward to seeing them again when they return to Gatlnburg.

Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely place with great Italian food. The Garlic Knots were wonderful and really went well with the meal and as an appetizer. The 4 of us ordered different entree's and all were delicious. So much food we had leftovers so we could have dessert....More

Thank Jim T
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the great review for TASTE OF ITALY. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review and telling everyone about our restaurant and complimenting our food and service. I am happy to know you enjoyed yourselves here and will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are locals & frequent Taste of Italy as often as we can. If you want AUTHENTIC Italian this is it! Have never gotten a bad (even marginal) meal. Salad, bread, entrees, pizza, & desserts, you can't wrong here. This italian owner knows how to...More

Thank Sarah G
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review and all the compliments regarding our food at TASTE OF ITALY. We love hearing back from our customers and friends knowing they enjoy themselves at our restaurant. We look forward seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down the most authentic Italian place in Gatlinburg! The pasta literally melts in your mouth. Service is superb and the garlic knots. Oh my the garlic knots. They are very accommodating to teams and large parties as well.More

Thank Lori S
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the great review for TASTE OF ITALY, and the many compliments to our food and service. I'm happy to know we were able to accommodate you and your large party. As for the garlic knots we serve, the dough is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Food and great service! Josh was a great waiter and very entertaining. The food was perfect and large amounts for the price.More

Thank TRAVIS N
Geri M, Owner at Taste Of Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for all the compliments about TASTE OF ITALY. Josh is a trip. Our customers love him and he's always joking around. I will be sure to let him know what you said about him. Please visit us again when you return...More

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GoldRushJunkie
25 January 2018|
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Response from Geri M | Property representative |
We have a menu on our Facebook page. And, yes we do have the dish you asked about. We had a problem with our web site and are working on it. Looking forward to seeing you this month.
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GarRusT
12 April 2017|
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Response from AdakDude | Reviewed this property |
I think Customer is being unfair to the Taste of Italy, they are very friendly and accommodating, they are one Customer , many Customers find the presence of animals in a Restaurant inappropriate. Restaurant Owners are... More
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Lori T
8 April 2017|
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Response from Geri M | Property representative |
The pasta is not homemade and we do not serve gnocchi. But, everything else we make is homemade. And yes our sauce is made from scratch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1235 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-5656
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-325-1750
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