Sevierville

burger with a side of macaroni and cheese from graze burgers in sevierville tennessee

The Burger Joint in Sevierville This Native Says You Need To Try

An honest review of Graze Burgers in Sevierville with menu items, parking and all you need to know I appreciate a restaurant that focuses on one specialty item. With places like these, the specialty is usually right in the name. This is the case with Graze Burgers in Sevierville, Tenn. The name behind Graze Burgers is undoubtedly inspired by its

These Are the 10 Best Things to Do in Sevierville, According to a Native

Sure, most people tend to spend their vacation time in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. But there’s plenty to do in Sevierville, too. Recently, I was able to escape my home office and enjoy one of my favorite things during a workday: Work on site. My staff at TheSmokies.com had a long list of photos we needed of new attractions and

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Pinchy’s Lobster in Sevierville, an Honest Review by a Local (Photos)

Move over Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg – There’s a new foodie scene in Sevier County There is a movement afoot in Downtown Sevierville, a changing of the culinary guard. It is a movement of artisanal burgers, of top-shelf barbecue and homemade bacon. It is a movement of locally sourced, high-end elevated mountain cuisine. And it is a movement of lobster. As

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3 Things You Shouldn’t Ever Do in Sevierville TN, According to a Local

Here are three things not to do when you’re visiting Sevierville, TN As someone who has lived in the area for decades, I can remember when Sevierville was the boring part of Sevier County. If Sevier County was a mullet, Sevierville was the business in the front part. But things have changed over the years. Sevierville is now a destination

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10 Best Foods at Buc-ee’s: Snacks You Need to Try on Your Next Trip

A fanatic ranks his favorite things on the menu at the famous Texas chain, Buc-ee’s After years of road trips and even witnessing one of the country’s largest Buc-ee’s being recently installed in our hometown, we’ve been able to soak in the Buc-ee’s travel center experience in multiple locations. Famous for its size, its snacks and its clean restrooms, I

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Inside the Largest Buc-ee’s Store in Kodak, Tennessee (With Photos)

Smoky Mountain Buc-ee’s remains the largest store, at least for now When the self-styled “home of the world’s cleanest bathrooms, delicious barbecue, freshest food and friendliest beaver” announced plans to build the world’s largest convenience store in Kodak (near Sevierville, Tennessee), it generated a lot of attention. And now, the Kodak location is officially open, and it is the largest

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Here’s What We Know About Dolly Parton’s Brothers and Sisters (2024)

A round-up of Dolly Parton’s siblings, where they are now Dolly Parton is the fourth of twelve siblings. Her parents are Robert and Avie Lee Parton, and thanks to the big family, Dolly has many nieces and nephews. Whenever Dolly’s siblings are brought up, the song “Old Black Kettle” comes to my mind. My mama and daddy must have loved

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What It’s Like To Visit Skyland Ranch (With Photos)

Everything you need to know about Skyland Ranch before you visit As someone who grew up in the Smoky Mountains, I’ve explored just about every attraction in town and eaten at most of the local restaurants. As a result, I’ve experienced some great attractions and great dining, and I’ve also had a few not-so-great experiences. With this in mind, I

Smoky Hollow Outdoor Resort's covered wagons and a firepit

The Stunning Smoky Hollow Glamping Resort in TN You Need To See

A look inside these magical glamping tipis and wagons The road to Smoky Hollow – a “glampground” located in Sevierville, TN – was a long one. More than four years ago, Rebecca Turner and her husband sold their Central Florida home and packed up with their kids to live life on the road full-time in an RV. “We would not

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The Apple Barn in Tennessee With Apple-Flavored Everything

Tennessee native lists favorite things about local favorite attraction The Apple Barn Cider Mill and General Store is a popular, iconic destination in Sevierville Tennessee, very close to the Pigeon Forge line. I love going there for the shopping, apple treats and especially the winery. Plus, two local favorite restaurants are on the property – Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant and Farmhouse