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Buckhorn Inn

2140 Tudor Mountain Rd, Off U.S. 321, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-6042
+1 865-436-4668
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (28 reviews)
“fixed menu” (9 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
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2140 Tudor Mountain Rd, Off U.S. 321, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-6042
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We were a party of four and were seated next to the entrance. We were served by three different waitresses and all three were very unfriendly and had no personality. They were not very engaged with us or anyone else that we could see. The...More

1  Thank KerryDeanwat
Reviewed 30 January 2017

the menu changes often, and the selection is usually between two primary proteins with wonderful sides. everything is home made and well done. there is only one seating at 7pm, but that means you can linger, "dine" and feel like you are the center of...More

Thank ttmayes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I eat at the Buckhorn every time we have a family vacation in Gatlinburg. Great staff, location, and food. Always a good alternate restaurant even if you don't stay.

Thank trey k
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Atmosphere very pretty for Christmas Time Food excellent Soup Tomato Basil Awesome !! Salad great !! Prime rib and Vegs Chocolate cheesecake absolutely wonderful Presentation of food RIGHT on TARGET !!! TASTE WONDERFUL !! KUODOS !!! Will Recommend to others !!!

Thank 17Cutie_Pie50
Reviewed 26 November 2016

A lovely break from the BBQ, Wood-Fired Pizza, and Fried Foods so common in this area. We make a point of going each time we're up here, but my husband forgot to pack "nice" pants this trip, alas. It's reservation-only, and the menu is set...More

1  Thank Heather M
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Charming 'old time' experience with comfortable private cabins and exceptional breakfast and dining.

Thank esuemorris
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We stayed at the Buckhorn and breakfast was included in our stay. Every morning there was a new treat in store. Every breakfast included biscuits and some kind of pastry, then you could choose from a hearty egg dish, or a wonderful pancake or waffle...More

Thank Ready_Set_Go_13
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had dinner both evenings at the Inn. Food was excellent and the warm hospitality of John and Lee Mellor, Innkeepers made it an outstanding experience.

Thank travelinglancast2016
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Awesome place to relax. Dining here is a treat. Set menu and limited reservations but excellent food and service. The Inn has both rooms and cottages and a tower room

Thank DSuttles
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Some of the best meals I have ever eaten. Chef takes his time to make sure everything from the different daily breads to dessert are compatable.

Thank Mitzi C
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Is the menu available for Wednesday, August 17, 2016?
15 August 2016|
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
It is a set menu each night I think it is set about a week before. There is only one entree each nigh: however, I'm a vegetarian and they made a special dinner for me.
Are they open in Dec first or second week? 2016
31 July 2016|
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Response from Paulette M | Reviewed this property |
What would the menu be for Tuesday, April 19th? We are going to be staying in Cosby all week and the 19th is our anniversary. We would like to have dinner at a romantic fine dining place.
6 March 2016|
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Response from peter w | Reviewed this property |
They have one preparation per evening that is always excellent. I beleive it will be on their site one week in advance.They changed my dish last time at my request due to a shellfish allergy, so they are a little flexible if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 32
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2140 Tudor Mountain Rd, Off U.S. 321, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-6042
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-4668
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