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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 good16%
  • Average33%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible21%
5 days ago
“Food Ok but very expensive!! Check your bill when withdraws from bank if use card”
1 week ago
“Okay, but pricey ”
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$$ - $$$
1424 Old Knoxville Hwy, Pigeon Forge, TN 37876-1358
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate there for convience Saturday night 11.11.17. Food was decent enough. Several options. Knew it would be higher than normal but for 5 people it was $73 not including the tip. One of those was a kids eat free. Should have been two kids...More

Thank ambernie80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the restaurant at wilderness at the smokies. The food is just okay but pricey. We eat there as we don’t want to load up the kids in the car while at hotel. If you don’t mind getting out and going into town then...More

Thank Charris80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here our first night. The menu options were great however we were disappointed when our meals arrived. I had the pork nachos and the pita chips were over fried and very greasy. The pork had been microwaved with cheese on top. It...More

Thank Jamie J
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Food was okay but expensive —convenient from our room to go eat. Kids loved the dessert selection was good.

Thank R7949SVwilliamp
Reviewed 13 September 2017

if you're staying in the Wilderness resort you will likely eat here. They are supposed to have a buffet and the ad photos look great. But when they aren't busy they go a la carte. The service was slow, the food was mediocre. We noticed...More

1  Thank angmohgao
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

it was ok but they were really short staffed and very slow. we were one of 4 parties and it took a ling time for our food to get out. dont get the french fry appetizer. i may have not looked at the description very...More

Thank Roseann P
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had dinner here the evening that we arrived at the Wilderness at the Smokies resort, mostly because we were tired and wanted the convenience. It wasn't one of the days of the week when they do a buffet, so we ordered off of the...More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My husband and I wanted to enjoy a nice dinner together. The menu does not give you alot of choices to eat. My husband had Cajun Pasta and he rated "3" between 1 - 5. He said there was no bread with pasta, come on,...More

2  Thank MinPinLady
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The bread products on the buffet tasted stale. I feel like nothing was fresh. Over priced for what you get. They say kids eat free but it still cost over $30 for myself and 2 kids. The selection of food was ok, but I have...More

2  Thank Carley M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This restaurant offers a (pricey) buffet, but the food is really good and the service was great! It was worth it to us to keep from having to leave the hotel.

Thank Richgirl45
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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