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Paul's Family Restaurant

$$ - $$$American,
1111 Tsali Blvd, Highway 441 S, Cherokee, NC 28719-7200
+1 828-497-2235
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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American, Native American
$$ - $$$
1111 Tsali Blvd, Highway 441 S, Cherokee, NC 28719-7200
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Reviewed yesterday

Well the title says it all. I was shocked!! Having eaten at both, Paul's in my opinion beat out Ruth Chris' and the price was a little less too. I had read reviews on Tripadvisor both good and bad, but on the advice of several...More

Thank LewieD
Reviewed yesterday

Me and my daughters ate there around noon in July and got right in. The Burger was real good as advertised. I wasn't impressed with the fact that you only get one free refill on your drink. Nice local place to eat.

Thank James M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Let me start by saying: When you walk into a restaurant you should be greeted by the people the work there. Me and wife walked and the people behind the cash register just stared at us. We stood there for 5 minutes before any of...More

Thank Lockdown7
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First off... not the greatest burger in town as advertised on sign. Burger was hockey puck done. Service was terrible. Took us 45 minutes to get food after we ordered. Waitress was very unfriendly. Did see many regulars being greeted when coming in. Maybe you...More

1  Thank Niki K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed eating out on the front porch. The service was good. I ordered the pheasant. It was fried and very dry. The salad and baked potato were good. My niece ordered the Philly cheesesteak. She said it was ok. I asked if the peach...More

Thank S F
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was actually a couple years back and someone just reminded me about the trip. We were in town and a local told us this was the best place they've ever eaten--to try the indian taco and bison burger and that's what we did. The...More

Thank newarcher
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little place is right on the main strip 441 out of Gatlinburg. They have a pretty big porch dining area and several inside tables. There are several local dishes and then the usual ones. I got the fried chicken ouce and then the chicken...More

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I ate at this restaurant while on summer vacation. My son had to order three different menu items before he found something they actually had. The first two items they were out of. Not only were they out of them but they...More

Thank cobbws14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is great we eat there every time we come up we have had shrimp steak hamburgers and fish and great sweet tea

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice little restaurant. We enjoyed the porch and our waitress was great! Food was good! I loved the Indian bread with Blueberries!

Thank Veronica L
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15 January 2018|
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Response from Wunder3 | Reviewed this property |
no, but it's worth it!
29 May 2016|
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Response from lanniandeisi | Reviewed this property |
Referring to the answer from local people, Paul is No. 1. If you like outdoor ambience, the sitting area on the L-shape terrace is also nice. We chose a table at the corner of the terrace. It's not too far and still close to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Native American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Tsali Blvd, Highway 441 S, Cherokee, NC 28719-7200
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Cherokee
  • Phone Number: +1 828-497-2235
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