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The Pottery House Cafe and Grille

3341 Old Mill St, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3414
+1 865-453-6002
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (533 reviews)
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American, Soups, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3341 Old Mill St, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3414
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Reviewed yesterday

We were able to get seated right away. The food portions were large. Nothing super special but it was good. We enjoyed the burgers and the BLT with fried green tomatoes..wait now that I remember that that was really special you should try it.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend this place excellent service, turkey club, chicken wrap, open face roast beef you could it go wrong with and the price is reasonable. If you have room dessert is a must homemade cakes!

Thank LaShonda H
Reviewed 2 days ago

When there's a 30 minute wait during lunch.... you know it's good. Best lunch we ate while in the mountains. The homemade bread is excellent and the cheese dip for an appetizer is really good. Club Sandwich was excellent. Wait staff were attentive.

Thank DH0913
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place was below average. Customer service can make or break a visit. Even if the food is bad, a server can make the visit all worth while. Our server was rude and stressed that the kitchen was closing soon. Minutes later they sat a...More

1  Thank America C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good and bad, first the good. Service was impeccable, restaurant was clean and food tasted great with the exception of one. I had the largest ribeye on the menu. I couldn't really taste the meat is simply tasted like char. I compared it to a...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 3 days ago

Always great food and service, been going here for years. I have tried almost everything on the menu and its all great. We are local and visit here often.

Thank joeygladstone4
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A little more of a modern twist than their sister restaurant across the street, the menu is still heavily influenced by fresh milled grains and baked goods. I had the catfish and shrimp which was made infinitely better by the stone milled grits it was...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Chicken is dry and tasteless. We ordered a chicken breast and a salad with chicken pieces. (don't confuse it with chicken salad, which has a sauce.) First visit the day before was delicious pork chops. Breads and sides were excellent. Service is just overworked from...More

Thank larrysdmntx
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We just wanted a sandwich and we were walking by this place so we went in. The staff is quite helpful, location is handicap accessible and there is both inside and outdoor seating. Everyone’s food was delicious but I would recommend the BLT with fried...More

Thank juliebfromindy
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our first visit to the Pottery House. The Pottery House is located in the Old Mill District. Surrounded by gift shops, a candy store and ice cream shop. They bring out fresh baked bread that is to die for. The service was awesome...More

Thank Patrick C
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28 April 2018|
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Response from Amy S | Reviewed this property |
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25 April 2018|
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Response from Joann C | Reviewed this property |
If you look at their website it states “We are open 364 days per year, closing only for Christmas Day.”
Mary D
16 April 2018|
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Response from Becky M | Reviewed this property |
Yes as another person had replied they have a back dining room. Last time l ate there, they had a very large group there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3341 Old Mill St, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3414
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Pigeon Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-453-6002
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Serving the highest quality steaks, fresh seafood, gourmet salads and more, The Old Mill Pottery House Cafe and Grille is the perfect place for a romantic dinner for two under the stars or lunch with friends in the contemporary dining room. Located in the former home of potter Doug Ferguson, the relaxed atmosphere is a peaceful change from the hectic pace of Pigeon Forge.Begin your meal with piping-hot bread made from grains stone ground at our historic Old Mill and served on platters handcrafted by skilled artisans next door at our Pigeon River Pottery. Handmade cakes, pies, cheesecake and pastries provide a perfect ending to an unforgettable dining experience.
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