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Captain Jim's Seafood Buffet

3985 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3817
+1 865-453-0003
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“crab legs” (679 reviews)
“seafood” (380 reviews)
“crablegs” (64 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
3985 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3817
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Reviewed yesterday

The servers were really, really nice. But the food was really overpriced. The buffet had a very limited selection, and if you want crab legs, you have to pay an extra $10. It was also really hot in there. Again, the servers were nice, but...More

Thank kdsnow2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was very pleasantly surprised at how big and how fresh the crab legs were! Everything on the buffet was fresh and good. They offered a wide variety of seafood, including frog legs and crayfish. Definitely a good place to stop if you are hungry...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have reviewed this restaurant twice before. Every time we are in this area we eat at Captain Jim's Seafood Buffet for the crab legs. The other food was average and we did not eat it. Our reviews were on the service and the crab...More

Thank 123manipulator
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Would highly recommend. Best crab legs around and large variety of seafood. Service is excellent as well!

Thank Austin C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you love crab legs, I highly recommend this place! They have excellent steamed crab legs with butter along with a buffet of other items. Fried shrimp, mussels, crab cakes, baked fish, salad bar and standards like mashed potatoes, Mac and cheese and green beans....More

Thank AshleyRN418
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food and service very friendly service good atmosphere will come back again Best all u can eat oysters

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food is good! It's fresh and regularly re stocked. It has good quality seafood to. Plus it has a nice setup with decor

Thank Connor R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the Fathers Day Seafood Buffet. Food was good and fresh and replaced regularly. Everything had good flavor. Especially enjoyed the mussels, stuffed flounder, and various shrimp offerings. Only complaint is the AC seemed to be working poorly.

Thank RichBlessingsPhoto
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So expensive for cold,undercooked and tasteless seafood. The 3 items that were edibile on the Buffett; mac and cheese, smashed potatoes and rolls. For the amount that we were charged for so little edibile food, we could have enjoyed a great steak dinner. So so...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have a family of five that love crab legs. No disappointment at this restaurant. Always fresh crab legs on the buffet and many other seafood choices. Crab legs were big and well cooked. A definite stop if your family loves seafood. Pricy but well worth...More

Thank Josh W
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Brittany W
2 June 2017|
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Response from J T | Reviewed this property |
I meant near or far not near of FAT, of course after you eat you'll think fat. My new bride says Drop me off early and pick me up as they close. She loves the all you can eat Crab Legs I keep the plate full as she stuffs... More
20 May 2017|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
Unknown. Most of the seating seems to be at booths for 4.
Rita C
13 April 2017|
Response from 19christy | Reviewed this property |
there wad not a wait. pretty large restautant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3985 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-3817
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Pigeon Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-453-0003
The only Seafood Buffet in East Tennessee! All-You-Can-Eat Crab Legs! On the Pigeon Forge Parkway between lights #8-#10 you'll find great food and great service. Visit our website for buffet menu and more. Look for the Boat when you come to town!
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