The Old Mill attraction in Pigeon Forge.
May 24, 2017

Did you know that Cherokee Lodge Condos is just across the street from the popular Old Mill complex in Pigeon Forge? This wonderful dining and shopping area should be added to the itinerary of any visit to the Great Smoky Mountains. From delicious Southern cooking to unique gifts, there is something for everyone at the Old Mill! Here are the top restaurants and shops to check out at the Old Mill in Pigeon Forge:

The Old Mill Restaurant

At the legendary Old Mill Restaurant, guests enjoy hearty and delicious Southern breakfast, lunch and dinner specialties at tables overlooking a scenic river. The river flows to the restaurant’s waterwheel next door, which powers the huge stones that have ground their grits and cornmeal since 1830! At breakfast guests receive a basket of mini muffins, sourwood honey and the Old Mill’s Smoky Mountain Special Preserves while lunch and dinner features a basket of fritters and maple butter to start off the meal.

Old Mill Pottery House Cafe and Grille

sandwich made at Pottery House Cafe in Pigeon Forge Tenn.

The Old Mill Pottery House Cafe and Grille is situated just across the street from the Old Mill Restaurant and offers a lovely dining experience with creatively prepared Southern foods. Guests enjoy the fresh baked bread from the in-house bakery that is served with every meal, including the cafe’s signature sandwiches. Don’t forget to leave room for dessert as the Old Mill Pottery House Cafe and Grille offers homemade pies and other tempting treats!

The Old Mill General Store

After a delicious meal, head over to the Old Mill General Store where you can purchase some of the Old Mill’s fresh ground grains and tasty pancake mixes! The store features dip mixes, homemade jams, jellies and other delightful products from the Old Mill Signature line of foods. If you are looking for a perfect souvenir to take home from your trip to Pigeon Forge, the store also has a unique selection of gifts, craft items and Smoky Mountain memorabilia.

Farmhouse Kitchen

Close up of Old Mill est date

If you want to prepare an Old Mill style meal in your kitchen at Cherokee Lodge Condos, stop by the Farmhouse Kitchen shop for all the necessities! This store offers everything from the Old Mill’s famous corn chowder to signature salad dressings and bread mixes. The staff at the Farmhouse Kitchen specializes in creating custom gift baskets for those who might want to treat their family and friends to a taste of the south!

Where to Stay

If you are looking for the ideal vacation destination near the Old Mill in Pigeon Forge, check out Cherokee Lodge Condos! Our comfortable 2 and 3 bedroom condo units are just steps away from the Old Mill and all of the other great attractions in Pigeon Forge. From full kitchens, laundry facilities, private balconies and a fun pool area, we have everything you could ever need for a wonderful vacation to the Great Smoky Mountains!

Check out all of our Pigeon Forge condos today to plan your visit to the Old Mill in Pigeon Forge. We look forward to seeing you soon at Cherokee Lodge Condos!