The Inn on the River is a newly renovated Pigeon Forge hotel on the Parkway.

The Inn On The River

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2492 Parkway, Pigeon Forge ,TN 37863

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All About Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant, A Restaurant in Pigeon Forge

A great barbeque restaurant in Pigeon Forge is Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant. It’s right next door! Puckett’s in Pigeon Forge is a great place for food and entertainment in the Smoky Mountains. Find out more about Puckett’s in Pigeon Forge and some other great restaurants in the area.

About Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant

Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant opened August 26, 2019 and brings visitors delicious food with a side of Southern hospitality. This is the restaurant’s sixth location throughout Tennessee. Andy Marshall, the CEO of A. Marshall Hospitality, said that the restaurant is thrilled to extend its roots into the area and offer an authentic dining experience that’s signature to both their brand and to Tennessee. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and serves a variety of options for guests to choose from. In addition to great food, there are live music performances too!

Food Served at Puckett’s in Pigeon Forge

You are probably wondering what kinds of food you can enjoy at Puckett’s. For breakfast, there are all kinds of options. You can get a sticky sweet cinnamon roll in a cast iron skillet. There’s delicious biscuits and gravy or omelettes stuffed with your favorite toppings. Lunch and dinner include the same choices. You can get nachos, fried tomatoes with pimento cheese, or fried pickles to share with the whole table. For your entree, you can get pulled pork, baby back ribs, or barbeque mac and cheese. You’ll also find fried catfish, shrimp, and chicken.

Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant is located at 2480 Parkway, right beside our hotel! That means you’re just a few footsteps away from a delicious meal at this barbeque restaurant in Pigeon Forge!

Other Restaurants in Pigeon Forge

While you’re in town, be sure to try some of the other delicious restaurants in Pigeon Forge! Our hotel is within walking distance to a variety of places to eat. Whether you’re in the mood for a burger and wings, Italian food, or barbeque, you’ll have it all just footsteps away. Here are some of the best restaurants you can walk to from our hotel:

Blue Moose

blue moose sign pigeon forge Located less than 10 minutes from our hotel, Blue Moose offers a variety of burgers, wings, and more for you to choose from. It’s a family sports grill that has something for everyone. We recommend trying one of their specialty burgers, like the Grilled Cheese Cheeseburger, or one of their dozens of flavors of wings.

Johnny Carino’s

If you’re in the mood for an authentic Italian meal, walk to Johnny Carino’s! Johnny Carino’s is just 5 minutes away and serves up your favorite Italian dishes. Enjoy spaghetti with handmade meatballs, classic fettuccine, or handcrafted pizza! Be sure to save room for dessert so you can try their Italian chocolate cake or popular cheesecake flavors.


calhoun's in pigeon forge

Calhoun’s is less than half a mile away from our hotel and has the best barbeque in Tennessee! They slow smoke their Bar-B-Que items with split seasoned hickory logs and follow specific smoking procedures for all of their items. Try their award-winning baby-back ribs basted in their special bar-b-que sauce, or go for a tender steak.

If you want to try Puckett’s in Pigeon Forge, there is no better place to stay than our hotel! The convenience of being right next door combined with the quality and comfort or hotel provides guarantees you’ll have a great stay. Browse all of our Pigeon Forge hotel rooms and book your stay.