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Parton's Deli

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332 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4962
+1 865-436-9625
09:00 - 16:30
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Crossville, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First visit to Parton's in 1977. We first met the elder Mr Parton and always enjoyed our visit as much as the food. Have returned many times over the years. My wife and I always have the rueben. This place is never a disappointment. Wonderful food. Great atmosphere and the younger Mr Parton treats us like family. We chat. Talk... More 

Thank Bwhill2017
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Parton's Deli is the kind of place you dream about finding, and almost never do. The owner runs the operation all on his own, producing homemade cake and potato salad alongside his simple, perfect steamed hot dogs and Deli sandwiches. It's like going back to the 60s or 70s when you walk through the door. Things just aren't done this... More 

Thank Nick M
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97 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A little off the beaten path but worth the trip. Great food and great service. Quirky hours call and make sure they are open before going.

Thank Red951
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beware ..... You must have cash to eat here. We were very unhappy to come a long distance ultimately not be able to eat as we only had $12.00 😰

Thank Linda C
Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Love the subs. Good choice of sides, chips deviled eggs, potato salad...... lots of drink options. Owner is friendly with everyone.

Thank Jcerke
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome steamed press sandwiches! Amazing taste! Very good prices! This place is a hidden treasure. Get the root beer!

Thank Fabio V
Beavercreek, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Great hometown feel, and eats!!. been in town a long time but never stopped. Boy o boy wished I'd stopped by sooner. All sandwiches are great and steamed hot dogs....WoW

Thank mrbronco83
Stoughton, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Fresh and delicious. We had great food after a morning of hiking!!! Loved the potato salad and Reuben sandwich!!

Thank camken7272
Florence, South Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Been wanting to try this place and finally did, arriving shortly before 11 a.m. on a weekday morning. Sure was glad there was no one in front of us, as the friendly owner/operator does it all on his own, which can take some time. I had the roast beef & provolone on pumpernickel and had it steamed. It could have... More 

Thank Michelle R
Louisville, Kentucky
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

This was our first time visiting Parton's Deli, and our decision to stop in this time was due to the overwhelmingly positive reviews we read here. We got sandwiches to take into the Smoky Mountains National Park and eat before hiking two days in a row. We enjoyed the Italian sub and peppered beef sandwiches. The man, who I'm assuming... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 332 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4962
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
  • Phone Number: +1 865-436-9625

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Columbia, South Carolina
over a year ago
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
3 months ago
Mount Washington, Kentucky, United States
6 months ago

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?