Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen at The Island in Pigeon Forge


Restaurant & Retail:
8am - 10:15am Daily
Lunch & Dinner
11am - 10pm
11am - 11pm
10am - 10pm
Christmas Eve:
8am - 8pm
Christmas Day:
2pm - 8pm
New Year's Eve:
8am - 11pm
New Year's Day:
8am - 11pm


Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen offers guests classic Deen Family recipes, such as Southern-Style entrees, delicious side dishes, and mouth-watering desserts in a family-style setting. Serving up lunch and dinner, the full-service, 300-seat dining area upstairs provides the perfect spot to enjoy a meal with family and friends while looking onto The Island Show Fountains. Visitors can also shop in the Paula Deen Store on the first floor to browse over 3,000 retail items from the First Lady of Southern Cooking, making this one of the most unique dining experiences in the Great Smoky Mountains!

John Belcastro

Managing Partner
Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen
[email protected]

Ashley Moeller

Group Sales
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Good News!

Enjoy the Winterfest lights at The Island in Pigeon Forge when you visit for family-style dining in the Great Smoky Mountains!