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Thirsty Miner

1424 Old Knoxville Hwy, Pigeon Forge, TN 37876-1358
+1 865-429-0625
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good17%
  • Average32%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible21%
3 weeks ago
“Convenient restaurant”
1 Apr 2018
“Small buffet for a big price.”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1424 Old Knoxville Hwy, Pigeon Forge, TN 37876-1358
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here for dinner once and breakfast each morning of our stay. Dinner had a good selection. Food was average. Breakfast was very good. Good selection.

Thank KBJack
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We had a wonderful man who was our waiter and he treated us like we were his family and constantly asked us if everything was done to liking.

Thank Karen T
Reviewed 1 April 2018

There were not many choices in food, more like a free hotel breakfast, which was overpriced. There was fruit, pancakes, eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, bacon, three types of potatoes, chimichangas, pastries and probably a few other items.

Thank Ricky B
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Last year I reviewed this location and I was really pleased. This year, not so much. To start, the food quality has diminished somewhat and was not really worth the 20 bucks a piece for my wife and I. At least my son ate for...More

Thank Lovedaddyb
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The selection/variety of food and quality for dinner was very good. Feel that the price was average for a tourist type attraction. The waitress we had was very friendly, so was the carving station attendants. Would definitely eat there again if we were staying at...More

Thank blakehutch
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

They get you in there by saying “kids eat free.” Which is true. What they don’t tell you is the buffet is about $25 per adult. And it’s not even that good of a buffet. It’s no better than what you’d find at a Ryan’s...More

1  Thank Matt K
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

If y'all ain't figured it out I love breakfast...I wish I hadn't ate the piece of pizza before we went there because I could have done so much extra damage with more room...a plus they have Pepsi products and my favorite poison on tap...the food...More

Thank pbrstreetgang615
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Just don't go stay a way over price and not any good there are good resturants neer by. there is the diner waffle house etc

2  Thank Dan B
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We ate here on Thanksgiving day during our stay at Wilderness at the Smokies. The food was just okay for the price. There was a lot of variety on the menu, but the seasoning could have been better.

1  Thank CRLsrating
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The food was fine. Our server was nice and in training. She mentioned they dock her pay if someone charges to a room and it doesn’t go through properly. Seems shady. Kids eat free with a paying adult, but no free drinks for kids. Very...More

2  Thank Trvlr313
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1424 Old Knoxville Hwy, Pigeon Forge, TN 37876-1358
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Pigeon Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-429-0625
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