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The scenic Firefly Village at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg.

New Restaurant Opens at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg: Cliff Top Grill & Bar

The incredible outdoor theme park has opened a new restaurant for visitors to enjoy. Enjoy mouth-watering meals with a breathtaking view when you dine at Cliff Top Grill & Bar at Anakeesta. Visit My Smokies has got your inside scoop on this delicious new place to eat at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg!

About Cliff Top Restaurant

Cliff Top is located in Firefly Village at the top of Anakeesta Mountain. Not only do you get to complement your dinner with a gorgeous view of the Smoky Mountains, but you have a variety of great menu items to choose from to satisfy your appetite! You can have a juicy burger named after popular sights in the Smoky Mountains, like Mt. Leconte and Gregory’s Bald, or you can order one of the restaurant’s house specialties! House specialties include the Smokehouse Stacker, which is a half-pound burger, slow-smoked pulled pork, bacon, cheddar cheese and a brioche bun, or the Burnt Tip Salad, which includes field greens, candied pecans, sliced strawberries and more, topped with your choice of beef brisket or smoked turkey. You can’t go wrong no matter what you choose to eat at Cliff Top!

Mountain Views from Firefly VillageAbout The Bar at the Top of the World

Adjacent to the Cliff Top restaurant, you’ll find The Bar at the Top of the World, where you can enjoy a drink in the spacious bar area in a one-of-a-kind setting. The views of the Smoky Mountains surround you and will be like nothing you’ve ever seen before. It’s a great spot to watch the sunset as you sip a specialty cocktail from the bar. In addition to specialty cocktails, the bar serves your choice of liquor, wine and beer!

Coming Soon to Anakeesta

In addition to Cliff Top Grill & Bar, Anakeesta in Gatlinburg is set to introduce a new ride sometime in the summer of 2018! The Anakeesta Rail Runner Mountain Coaster will be a single-rail mountain coaster that is the first of its kind in the United States! You can ride lower to the ground on a single track, which creates a thrilling and unique adventure as you race through the trees and fly down the mountain. Your ride begins with 1,600 feet of downhill twists and turns, including a 400-foot drop, and ends with a scenic uphill ride. If you want to take more time to see the sights, ride at a slower pace — you control your own speed! You will ride through tunnels, across bridges and can hit speeds up to 25 miles per hour.

What to Do at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg

Treetop Canopy WalkThere is plenty for you to do at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg that everyone in the family will enjoy! Start your day with a ride on the scenic Chondola, which takes you up 600 feet to the summit of Anakeesta Mountain, where you’ll enter Firefly Village. Then, you can ride on the dueling zipline, complete the Tree Canopy Walk to see gorgeous views, play on the children’s Treehouse Village Playground, go shopping, and so much more! You’ll never run out of exciting things to do when you spend the day at Anakeesta.

Check out our guide to the perfect trip to Anakeesta in Gatlinburg and plan your visit to try the new Cliff Top Grill & Bar today!