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Neat little plaza with great shops!

Loved this little find! There are small shops in this little plaza that are very unique. Loved... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Beloit, WI
Like this little area

We enjoy coming here each year, mainly for Best Italian but love looking around at the various... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Jennifer G
Western Kentucky
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2 Oct 2017
“Neat little plaza with great shops!”
6 Jun 2017
“Like this little area”
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Loved this little find! There are small shops in this little plaza that are very unique. Loved the Jerky shop with all the different types of jerky from animals that you wouldn't imagine! Very friendly people in the shops as well!

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

We enjoy coming here each year, mainly for Best Italian but love looking around at the various shops. Next year I hope to catch the coffee shop open before I head home!

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We love stopping by Elk's Plaza, across the street from Ober Gatlinburg. Lots of neat little stores and the BEST restaurant in town, Best Italian.

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a nice little shopping area with its own parking lot. We like looking around in the gift shop there and eating at Best Italian.

Thank Brynn63
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I love coming here to get the beef jerky! They have the best Ghost pepper beef jerky around, plus a ton of other beef, shark, alligator, buffalo etc. All kinds. . I like it hot and it's hot. There isn't much parking here but if...More

1  Thank oceanfreeme
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We have been in Elk's Plaza many times over the years of us visiting the Smokies. We used to go there all the time to dine at Best Italian. We found an Italian place that we like better, so we haven't really been dining here...More

1  Thank daisyferret1
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Cute area with unique shops to visit. Not much parking for the area. But, if you are like us, we pay to park and walk the area. Wish we had not eaten already. Would have really liked to eaten at the Best Italian. I was...More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Go to this little shopping center for no reason other than to eat at Best Italian. Not the one on the parkway, this is the original. They have outdoor seating on the river if you like and the season is right. The food is outstanding...More

1  Thank 1012brian
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Almost hate to review this place for fear that others will discover it. It is a small plaza off of the Parkway close to the south end. One unique thing is that it has a limited amount of free parking for while you are there....More

2  Thank Jotum
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We ate dinner one night at Best Italian in Elk's Plaza and I have noticed they have added a few more shops. There's a childrens store and a Jerky Shop and Old Photo Shop and a few other shops. They also have a area for...More

2  Thank GoldRushJunkie
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