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The Old Mill, Pigeon Forge

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Explore The Old Mill, a small plaza of restaurants, a bakery, and pottery and craft shops by the city’s historic gristmill. Enjoy classic Southern food at the Old Mill Restaurant or Pottery House Cafe & Grille. Make note of your favorite dishes as some of the stores here sell the ingredients. You can pick up all you need to recreate your delicious experience at home. Shop for gifts and souvenirs at the toy store, accessories outlet, general store, or pottery, where local artisans make most of the crockery used in the restaurants. Put The Old Mill into our Pigeon Forge family vacation planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Pigeon Forge.
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  • We allways try to eat at the old Mill when in town. It overlooks the river and is quite relaxing. Never had a bad meal there. I would recommend anyone try when in the area.  more »
  • I placed a fairly large online order with The Old Mill and I was pleased that it got to me just in time for Christmas! My husband loves their strawberry rhubarb jam. I also ordered scuppernong and mus...  more »
  • So much food!!! Love this place!! Yummy appetizers, entrees, corn fritters and dessert all included in one price. Always visit here when we are in this area. Can't wait to take mom there in May!  more »
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  • Food is fantastic, portions are huge. The service is great. Anyone that goes to pigeon forge needs to dine here at least once. You'll wish you could go more often. Even when there's a wait, they still get you in pretty quick. Home cooking and southern hospitality. The prices are also very reasonable.
  • Absolutely love this place. It is a must eat every trip. But sandwiches and the best pasta salad around. It is a little pricey but well worth it. Oh, and they bake their own bread, it always smells amazing!
  • What a great referral!!! Thanks to some friends, we were made aware of this awesome southern comfort food stop! Make sure you have time to enjoy enormous portions of great southern style cooking
  • First of all, this location is absolutely beautiful year around. It is a huge, old looking building adjacent to a large mill and body of water that is picturesque all 4 seasons of the year. It has an old country feel with wood floors, open wood ceiling with beams, and windows over looking the water and Pigeon Forge. Most everything is served family style and includes made from scratch apple fritters, their corn chowder soup, a side salad with made from scratch dressing. The sides are all you can eat mashed potatoes and green beans, and rolls on the side. I have the fried chicken every time we dine there. You get 3 large breasts and it is fried with a southern style crispy crust. Your dessert is included - pecan pie is my favorite. There is almost always a wait so you have plenty of time to stroll around the area and visit all the little shops where you can even purchase the fritter mix and the soup mix. Their pecan pie dry ingredients are also sold in a mason jar with instructions to bake their pie at home. So yummy!
  • Pleasantly surprised at the size of portions they gave you with your meals. Everything in Pigeon Forge is expensive, but the Old Mill gives you a great value for the price. Would definitely return. Our waiter was quick on drink refills, the food tasted excellent, and they even gave you dessert with your meal. Great for families!