Restaurants Open On Christmas Day In Pigeon Forge

Looking for restaurants open on Christmas in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg? You're in luck! Christmas is said to be the most wonderful time of the year. We look forward to Winterfest lights, joyous music, opening gifts, and eating warm food—but spending hours in the kitchen cooking can take quality time away from enjoying the other winter festivities with your family. If you are visiting Pigeon Forge this holiday season, take advantage of the nearby dining opportunities, so you have more time for Christmas cheer. Many local restaurants have delicious menus planned for you and all your loved ones to enjoy on Christmas. Whether you are a local or a visitor, Pigeon Forge and surrounding areas are offering perfect holiday meals to help you celebrate.

Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud

Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. On Christmas Eve, there will be a 2pm show and a 5pm show. The 2pm show will have a $10 discount. On Christmas Day, there will be 5pm and 8pm shows.
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Johnson Family Restaurants

In addition to the list above, we've also included the Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve hours for Alamo Steakhouse, Bennett's Pit BBQ, Mama's Farmhouse, Big Daddy's Pizzeria, Maddog's in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg, J.O.E. & Pop's Sub Shoppe, and Mama's Chicken Kitchen. All of the Johnson Family restaurants will be closed on Christmas day so employees can spend the holiday with their loved ones.

Restaurants Open on Christmas Day in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg include:

Pigeon Forge

  • Applewood Farmhouse (Open- Reservations Required)
  • Calhoun's (11am - 9:30pm)
  • Corky's (12pm - 7pm)
  • Frizzle Chicken Farmhouse Cafe (3pm - 9pm)
  • Golden Corral (11am - 8pm)
  • Hard Rock Café (2pm - 10pm)
  • IHOP (7am - 10pm)
  • No Way Jose’s Cantina (11:30am - 9pm)
  • Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen (2pm - 8pm)
  • Reagan’s House of Pancakes (7am - 12:30pm)
  • Smoky Mountain Brewery (11am - 10pm)
  • TGI Friday’s (4pm - 11pm)
  • Song & Hearth at Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort & Spa (11am - 7pm)


    • Blaine’s Grill & Bar (12pm – 8pm)
    • Bubba Gump (11am – 8pm)
    • Calhoun’s Restaurant (11am – 9:30pm)
    • Cicis Pizza (11am - 9pm)
    • Crawdaddy's Restaurant & Oyster Bar (3pm - 10pm)
    • Crockett’s Breakfast Camp (7am – 1pm)
    • Crystelle Creek (11am – 7pm)
    • Cherokee Grill (11am - 9:30pm)
    • Flapjack’s Pancake Cabin (8am – 12pm)
    • Johnny Rockets (11am – 10pm)
    • Loco Burro Fresh Mex Cantina (11am – 10pm)
    • The Melting Pot (4pm – 9pm)
    • Puckers Sports Grill (11am - 1pm)
    • Seasons of Ober Restaurant (11am – 9pm)
    • Slice Pizza Bakery (12pm – 11pm)
    • Smoky Mountain Brewery (11am - 10pm)
    • TGI Friday’s (4pm - 11pm)
    • Tiebreakers (12pm - 11pm)
With this list of choices, the whole family can have the perfect holiday meal they have been fancying all year long. Come eat, enjoy the city’s decorations, look at the Winterfest lights, and then hibernate in one of the nearby hotels, cabins, or condos. You won’t regret planning your Christmas in the Smokies.