Dick’s Last Resort Opens at The Island in Pigeon Forge

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (April 2014) – Dick’s Last Resort, known around the country for its outrageous service style, buckets of tasty grub, jumbo half-pound burgers and specialty seafood plates, opened at The Island in Pigeon Forge on April 8, 2014, at 10:59 a.m. The new family fun restaurant will is at 131 The Island Drive, Pigeon Forge, Tenn. 37863.

This unique 29-year-old restaurant concept operates restaurants in 15 cities throughout the United States. Locations include Boston, Nashville, Vegas, San Diego and San Antonio. These restaurants are well known for their sarcastic and fun-loving service staff who, “tongue-in-cheek,” have earned Dick’s the national reputation of “The Joint Yer Mama Warned You About!”

This new and fresh concept for the Smoky Mountains will feature a local staff of over 100 who are well trained in the art of making sure those who are brave enough to enter will leave with a great memory made at Dick’s! Everyone from the greeter at the front door to the dishwasher in the back, and, yes, even the COO, believes in their Motto: “FUN FOR ALL AND ALL IN FUN!”

The 7,100 square-foot restaurant includes an outdoor patio and is conveniently located in The Island – a new retail and entertainment center in the heart of Pigeon Forge – and is directly beside the 200-foot-tall Ferris wheel attraction known as “The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel.”

Dick’s Last Resort opens daily at 10:59am and closes when the last person leaves. Guests will enjoy “Movies at The Island” on Thursdays from April 3-May 15, along with live music concerts coming this summer.

Another Dick’s Last Resort restaurant is in Gatlinburg at traffic light #8 on the Parkway and is minutes away from the main entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Dick’s Last Resort is available to accommodate special events and groups from 10 to hundreds and will tailor the experience to the guest’s level of Dick’s antics.

For more information about Dick’s Last Resort in Pigeon Forge call 865-280-1744 or visit www.dickslastresort.com

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CONTACT:

Rachel Bogart

865-661-3383

rbogart@dlrmc.com