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Howard's Steakhouse

976 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3104
+1 865-436-3600
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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“steak” (230 reviews)
“burgers” (76 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, American
$$ - $$$
976 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3104
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I loved this restaurant! The food was excellent. I ordered the filet and it was the best steak I've ever eaten.

Thank Christy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We actually ended up eating here 3 times while we were in town because the food was so awesome. The servers are also great and have been there a long time. I will go back everytime I am in town now.

Thank Nataligh1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

I brought the family here for lunch. I was expecting the food to be good or even excellent because the guy out front said that it was made to order and it was all fresh. There were a lot of mixed reviews so we gave...More

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highlight was to watch the raccoons play and get fed. Server threw left over food to them :-) Food was ok. Burgers were a bit on the dry side.

Thank Jada F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was so good here!!! I got a filet and it was cooked PERFECT! The broccoli and cheese melted in your mouth! The salad was so cold and fresh, and the ranch dressing was obviously made in house! We had the sweetest server, Maria! She...More

Thank PenelopeJune
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the couples steak and an appetizer. The food was very good although a bit expensive. Your meal does not come with bread which was a bit disappointing. The server said they could get bread from “The Best Italian restaurant “ which I believe...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time coming to this restaurant. We got filets, which were excellent. Sides were also very good. It is a little pricey, but very good. Service was excellent!

Thank Sandflea82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of 25 had reservations at this restaurant for a Tuesday night. Fortunately, it was not raining. We were wound through the restaurant, past the bar, around a corner and out the back door. There were several "open top" metal tables - a group...More

Thank bharrier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant on a Friday evening & were able to sit outside alongside the creek. The atmosphere was most enjoyable and our service from waitress Jaimica outstanding. Despite the full house, she made sure everything we needed and wanted was available. We did...More

Thank terry486
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife thoroughly enjoyed her ribs and my steak was perfectly prepared. Service and atmosphere were excellent.

Thank Jon B
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Katy B
7 February 2017|
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Response from Carolyn C | Reviewed this property |
The ribs and pulled pork are made from scratch it will melt in your mouth
Stacie D
10 October 2016|
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Response from Carolyn C | Reviewed this property |
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Response from n2deep0 | Reviewed this property |
eat elsewhere that place is awefull
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 976 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3104
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-3600
Howard's Steakhouse Restaurant, establish in 1946, is a Gatlinburg Tradition. Voted Best Steaks and Burgers of the Smokies. All our steaks are cut and prepared on site and our famous burgers, also handmade from our Prime and Choice steak trimmings. Howard's is Gatlinburg's oldest restaurant and we are in a renovated 100 year old building with one of the best patios in the Smokies, which is per friendly and located overlooking a river stream. Come see us and enjoy the Best Bloody Mary in town!
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