Learn more about Dancing Bear Lodge - Appalachian Bistro.
Steeped in tradition and enhanced with contemporary flavor profiles, the component combinations of Chef Shelley Cooper are an Appalachian tour-de-force. True to the farm-to-table experience, the Appalachian Bistro uses fresh produce grown on-site, and sources the highest quality local ingredients, to create renowned dishes that are as inviting to the eye as they are to the palate.
Our Townsend, TN restaurant offers a refined assortment of regionally inspired dishes — all served amongst the rustic surroundings of the Smoky Mountains. Enjoy a cocktail or beer on our patio amidst the calming wooded vistas. Warm up by the fire pit while making s’mores. Take in the breathtaking nature that surrounds, on the Peaceful Side of the Smokies.
Whether enjoying a romantic dinner for two or bringing the extended family together for a celebratory meal, your journey into artful, authentic cuisine has just begun. The menu offers seafood, steaks, and a variety of appetizers. Relaxed yet upscale, offering familiar Southern dishes prepared with unique flavor twists. Menus change frequently due to a focus only using the freshest seasonal ingredients sourced locally. Outdoor seating and a full bar available.
7140 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy.
Townsend, TN 37882
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