When you are out and about in Gatlinburg, Tennessee and craving a bit of seafood, be sure to stop in and check out the best of the best seafood restaurants. Tourists and locals alike can agree they opportunities are boundless but the quality is limited.
Bubba Gump Seafood– located at 900 Parkway Traffic Light #8 in Gatlinburg, TN with a phone number of 865-430-3034, think about a visit, party or even just a small get together. It is the only Bubba Gump Restaurant in Tennessee. Famous for the 1994 Forest Gump movie, the menu mimics the dreams of Benjamin Buford “Bubba” Blue and Forest Gump. The many offering such as the Shrimp Shack Mac n Cheese, Shrimp and Veggie Skewers and even the All American burgers and fries offer visitors a taste of history. After you are done eating, stop in the gift shop for your little souvenir for a “little Gump”.
Crawdaddy’s Restaurant & Oyster Bar– located in Gatlinburg, TN at 765 Parkway is located upstairs above the hustle and bustle of the crowded streets, the menu and appetizers offer the oysters on a half shell, clams and more. Stop in and try out the Low Country Boil that includes crawfish, shrimp and crabs, the gumbo or even the fried green tomatoes, they are super delicious. Remember, Kids eat free. Give them a call at (865) 430-3755 and find out more about Karaoke Night.
Crystelle Creek Grill– a wonder Creekside restaurant in Gatlinburg at 1654 Parkway, (865) 430-1551. Take a moment out of your busy schedule and sit by the window and watch the water rush by. Know that while the trout and other seafood is fresh as can be, you won’t see them fishing for your dinner. Try out the Skillet Fried Trout with a delicate share of vegetables combined with the Parmesan Bread Rolls. They are open daily from 3pm-close.
Smokey Mountain Trout House– 410 Pkwy , Gatlinburg, TN -(865) 436-5416 A warm and inviting atmosphere decorated in a rustic theme, the trout is fresh from the Smoky Mountains. If you are looking for the fresh and tasty trout, I recommend the Eisenhower which is a fried trout with a light cornmeal crust and the Smoked Trout. Both come with bacon, sautéed mushrooms, and onions in a butter sauce. The taste will light up your taste buds and dance circles around every other place. Call ahead for hours.
The Peddler Steakhouse– Located at 820 River Rd in Gatlinburg, TN-Phone number (865) 436-5794. While the name may say steakhouse, no bones about it, they have some of the tastiest seafood know to the area. A causal but elegant atmosphere, the staff are warm and welcoming and most of all, they know the menu. Enjoy a succulent Rainbow Trout with Crab and Shrimp stuffed mushroom appetizer. It will surely cement your idea of perfection. Save room for dessert, and you will top off a meal with a sweet treat.
The treats, beats and seafood items are bountiful around Gatlinburg TN. Don’t miss the mark. Try one of these places and see for yourself.