Top 4 Popular Places to Get Breakfast in Gatlinburg

waffles, egg over easy, and bacon for breakfast with orange juice, coffee, and grits

Prepare for your full day of fun by having a delicious breakfast! Gatlinburg is full of popular restaurants where you can eat breakfast before you hike in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park or walk around downtown. Look at these top 4 popular places to get breakfast in Gatlinburg:

1. Crockett’s Breakfast Camp

french toast stacked with blueberries and strawberriesOne of the most popular places to grab breakfast is Crockett’s Breakfast Camp. It’s themed around Davy Crockett with rustic decor you’ll love. Choose from griddle cakes with a variety of toppings from wild berry compote to chocolate chips. Cinnamon roll swirl pancakes are a favorite of many people. Get two eggs with cooked any way you want any meat of your choice, such as bacon or sugar cured ham. Want something a little less traditional? Try the chopped steak and eggs or the pan fried pork chops. Crockett’s also has omelets, eggs Benedict, scramblers, waffles, french toast, and skillets. There’s something for everyone at Crockett’s Breakfast Camp.

2. Pancake Pantry

A classic breakfast restaurant in Gatlinburg is the Pancake Pantry. If pancakes are your favorite breakfast food you should definitely come here. They have a wide variety of types and toppings. Get the traditional buttermilk pancakes with melted butter and warm syrup. Want something a little heartier? Get the pigs in a blanket, which is sausage links wrapped in pancakes. The sweet potato pancakes and cornmeal pancakes create a unique meal. Try unique flavors such as Caribbean pancakes with coconut and bananas or orange walnut pancakes. No matter what flavor you prefer, there’s one you’ll love at Pancake Pantry!

3. Log Cabin Pancake House

pancakes with raspberries and blueberries covered in syrupLog Cabin Pancake House has a wide variety of pancakes, from buckwheat to buttermilk. If you want something lighter, try one of the crepes. The apple or parisienne crepes are perfect for anyone. Don’t want pancakes? Get the “Hold the Pancakes” special that comes with 2 eggs, sausage, bacon, or chopped ham scrambled and your choice of gravy, grits, or hash browns and toast or biscuits. You can also order omelets with virtually any filling, including potatoes, onions, bell peppers, spinach, mushrooms, cheese, and more. Log Cabin Pancake House has everything you could think you could want for breakfast!

4. Atrium Pancakes

Atrium Pancakes is another popular places to get breakfast in Gatlinburg. They have fried potatoes that pair perfectly with the hillbilly scrambler that comes with cheese, spinach, and scrambled eggs. You can also get old fashioned pancakes, or try a more unique flavor like chocolate covered strawberry or the M&M pancakes. If you really want to get a taste of Atrium Pancakes, you have to order the apple stuffed pancake. It is cooked in a cast iron skillet and stuffed to the brim with spiced apples. You won’t want traditional pancakes after trying this delicious meal!


Any of these restaurants are a great place to get breakfast in Gatlinburg. Did you know we also have free complimentary breakfast if you don’t want to spend extra money? Check out our other great amenities you’ll get when you book with us!