Finger-Licking Good: 3 Best Restaurants in Townsend, Tennessee

Calling all foodies! If you appreciate trying local cuisine while vacationing, you’ll love what the quaint town of Townsend, Tennessee, offers.  

Nestled next to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, here are the seven best restaurants in Townsend, the peaceful side of the Smokies. 

Where To Eat and Best Restaurants in Townsend, Tennessee

Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro is where you’ll find modern Appalachian cuisine. Here they rotate dishes to keep ingredients seasonal and grow many of their vegetables themselves. 

1. Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro – Modern Appalachian Cuisine

2. Peaceful Side Social – Trendy and Fun Brewery + Craft Kitchen

Known for their pizzas, they sell out often, so get to dinner early. At Peaceful Side Social, the food is vibrant, colorful, fresh, and tasty. 

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They have gluten-free options for those with dietary restrictions and beautiful combinations of farm-to-counter plates.  

3. Company Distilling – The Finest Tennessee Whiskey

Ready to relax with a spirit and some grub after mountain biking at Vee Hollow? Then head to Company Distilling. 

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