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Wild Bear Tavern

4236 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
+1 865-868-0737
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (45 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (35 reviews)
“apple strudel” (25 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, German, Bar, Pub, Central European, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
4236 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
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Reviewed yesterday

My brother and I went for the free pancake breakfast offered by the Wild Bear Inn. Our server was extremely nice. The pancakes are bigger than my head, and the syrup is soooo good! It was a great atmosphere, and totally fun! But be advised,...More

Thank kdsnow2
Reviewed 5 days ago

Son had never eaten German food. He ordered classic Schnitzel, mashed potatoes, and spatzle with cheese. I also had the Schnitzel, German potato salad and potato pancake with caramelized onions. First, be aware, the Schnitzel is huge, we could easily have split one. That said,...More

Thank carolyn h
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Carolyn, Thank you so much for sharing your great feedback about your first experience to our restaurant! We are more than thrilled to know that your son enjoyed his introduction to German cuisine and that the rest of your evening was simply amazing. We are...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our group of 2 couples had never had German food, our waitress was helpful and the food was great. We will definitely recommend it to anyone who asks where to eat in Pigeon Forge.More

Thank FarAway40392055653
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Thanks for visiting us and leaving a great review! We are thrilled when our guests have an amazing experience with us, and we are honored to have been the first to expose you and your group to German cuisine! We appreciate your kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just had a wonderful dinner at Wild Bear Tavern. We were treated very well by all of the staff that we had any interaction with. Our service provided by Lisa, was impeccable. She even asked about any food allergies. The food...More

Thank Paradise51551267601
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving a review. Your compliments were a pleasure to read, and we were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your overall visit with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best regards, Cali

Reviewed 1 week ago

To be dining in Pigeon Forge, TN, we were pleasantly surprised by the authentic German food near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Wild Bear Tavern is a must stop if you like German cuisine and are visiting Pigeon Forge. We are glad we...More

Thank MasterP007
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Todd, Thank you for visiting us and sharing your experience! It would be a pleasure to be able to serve you again in the future! Best regards, Cali

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was great! Food was amazing. Ordered bratwurst, chicken schnitzel, swiss burger, kids cheeseburger, potato salad, fried potatoes and the kids meal came with these spiral fries.I also tried a dunkel beer. Yum. The burger I had was cooked medium and was one of the...More

Thank jason h
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Jason, Thank you for the compliments! We are so glad you had a positive experience! We do hope that you allow us another chance to fully exceed your expectations again in the future. Best regards, Cali

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service. Free,huge pancakes if you stay in the hotel! Our waitress was the best! Will stay again just to eat there!

Thank Heather G
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Heather, Thank you for leaving a review. We are delighted to hear you took advantage of the delicious pancake deal for being a guest with us. It would be a pleasure to be able to serve you again in the future! Best regards, Cali

Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was friendly and just really nice people. The food was great with extremely generous portions. We will definitely be back on our next trip thru Pigeon Forge.More

Thank John B
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

John, Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us! It excites us that you and your group enjoyed a great meal with us during your visit and that our staff was able to pleasantly accommodate you. Please come back and visit us again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Family of 5 enjoyed our German Dinner on the deck on a beautiful August evening. Bosko our server was the best. The German potato salad, red cabbage, potato pancake, Schnitzel were heavenly. . Do come hungry as portions are large and we were too full...More

Thank TwinsDaze
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are thrilled that you and your family enjoyed a wonderful dinning experience with us! We hope to serve you all again soon! - Kai

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a late dinner so we ordered the sausage sampler with sides of German potato salad and a potato pancake. The sausages were served with mustards, marinara, cabbage and kraut. They were great. The potato sides were good, especially the potato cake. Portions were...More

Thank MountainGal1
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of Wild Bear Tavern. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us, and we hope to see you again very soon! Sam

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Culture672014
2 October 2018|
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Response from 778caseyf | Property representative |
They range from 12-20 dollars for adults and 4-6 dollars for kids
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MindyS336
25 July 2018|
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They don’t take reservations but they do call ahead seating
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Sargehah
6 July 2018|
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It’s Schulz Brau
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4236 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Pigeon Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-868-0737
  • E-mail
Description
Wild Bear Tavern is a Bavarian-style German restaurant in Pigeon Forge at the Wild Bear Inn. It is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Wild Bear Tavern features homestyle pancakes and all-you-can-eat breakfast specials. Burgers, sandwiches and salads are available for lunch and dinner, along with a diverse beer, wine and cocktail selection.
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