We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Friendly Falls

2135 Wears Valley Rd, Sevierville, TN 37862-8007
+1 865-429-2139
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“kettle chips” (6 reviews)
“nachos” (8 reviews)
“ice cream” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2135 Wears Valley Rd, Sevierville, TN 37862-8007
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (305)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 305 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped by after seeing the sign on the road. It was amazing! Absolutely beautiful! My 3 year old was enchanted by the fairy/gnome garden. He had so much fun gem mining and he fed the chickens. My teenagers enjoyed it too. We had some...More

Thank Vanfamily216
A TripAdvisor Member
6
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The overall appearance is country and authentic. The proprietors extremely personable. Enjoyed the view..mining and gift shop! Highly recommend!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to drink a beer and talk business! Great people and just a chill place! The view is out of this world!

Thank JB1420
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well as look at the glowing reviews I get it as this place has boarded up a place that bypassers could stop and enjoy the excellent waterfall. Ironically, we stopped wanting a hamburger which we were told was replaced with a healthier menu. Hotdogs a...More

Thank tazmtnbiker
Clyde R, Owner at Friendly Falls, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We respect your right to own a gun, we hope you respect our right not to have guns on our property (as allowed under state law), especially when we serve alcohol.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped to visit the waterfall and eat lunch. The food selection is very limited. We settled on hot dogs. They were good, but they were hot dogs. Great place for a snack. We did explore the gnome garden and waterfall. The kids had fun...More

Thank ahumphries
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved mining for gems! Well worth it! Tina was pleasant and we enjoyed our chat with her! Lovely views for sure! And the blueberry cheesecake ice is delicious!!!

Thank Ashley Y
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is absolutely lovely. It's peaceful and was just a fun little stop for our family. Kids were able to do a little gem mining and walk in the water. The falls are beautiful and it is my undersranding you can hold events at...More

Thank gigibeans
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I discovered Friendly Falls a few years ago, Passed it many times but never stopped. There is more here than meets the eye. From the outside you cannot tell but once you are inside the atmosphere and the views of the falls are breathtaking. I...More

Thank trinaruth61
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We were riding around the area and just stopped in for a drink. We were pleasantly surprised by how beautiful the location is. Great viewing the river & waterfall from the deck or walk out onto the grounds.

Thank Monello99z
Reviewed 5 May 2017

After a disappointing venture to explore Cade's Cove, we stumbled on this WONDERFUL spot. Strong winds had closed every entry into the park, so we were rambling and sick of the tourist traps. THIS IS NOT A TOURIST TRAP! There's not even a tshirt to...More

Thank dawnshelton
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Valley Bake Shoppe and Cafe'
88 reviews
4.53 km away
Hillbilly Restaurant
139 reviews
4.87 km away
PawPaw's Kajun Kitchen
424 reviews
2.97 km away
Cakes by Bakin' Bishop
721 reviews
3.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster
3,541 reviews
3.86 km away
The Coaster at Goats on the Roof
1,333 reviews
2.82 km away
Wear Farm City Park
74 reviews
3.19 km away
Bears Valley Antiques
8 reviews
5.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Beth D
3 July 2017|
Answer
Response from Clyde R | Property representative |
Hello Beth. Sorry, but we have free range chickens and we cannot accommodate pets. Hope to see you soon!
0
Votes
Cherries O
5 February 2016|
Answer
Response from Treasure_1662 | Reviewed this property |
They have the menu on their website :)
0
Votes
smcmama
24 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Clyde R | Property representative |
We sure do. Our local smoked trout plate is gluten free if you skip the crackers. Any of our sandwiches if you leave the bread. Our Friendly Fall-Chos are our take on nachos. They would work too. Hope to see you soon... More
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2135 Wears Valley Rd, Sevierville, TN 37862-8007
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Sevierville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-429-2139
  • E-mail
Description
Ice Cream, Snacks, Cold Drinks, Gem Mine, Light Show, a Relaxing Garden & a Waterfall! This is a great find in the Smoky Mountains. Only 4.5 Miles from Pigeon Forge on Wears Valley Rd but your a world away. Step inside our store and enjoy and enjoy a cold drink or snack on the covered/heated deck overlooking our waterfall or in our garden. The kids we'll LOVE our creekside Gem Mine. You can even get married, hold a family reunion or book a private dinner at our Waterfall! Hours change seasonally and we are closed for the months of January and February.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing