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

Firefly Village at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg Tennessee
July 9, 2018

Anakeesta has a new place to dine! At Cliff Top Grill & Bar, not only can you enjoy a delicious meal after exploring the magical theme park, but you can grab an ice cold drink from the bar! Timber Tops Cabin Rentals has the inside scoop on the new restaurant at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg.

About the Restaurant


Cliff Top is located at the top of Anakeesta Mountain in the beautiful Firefly Village. At this restaurant in Anakeesta , you can enjoy a mouth-watering meal accompanied with breathtaking views. The menu includes everything from char-grilled burgers named after popular spots in the Smokies to a slice of rainbow cake for dessert! We recommend starting your meal off with the restaurant’s famous fried green tomatoes before trying one of the house specialties, the Smokehouse Stacker, which is a half-pound burger, slow smoked pulled pork, bacon, cheddar cheese and a brioche bun. No matter what you decide, you’ll love dining at Cliff Top!

About the Bar

The Bar at the Top of the World is adjacent to the Cliff Top restaurant and is the perfect place to grab a drink while watching the sunset. This one-of-a-kind setting offers incredible views of the Smoky Mountains that you’re not going to want to miss. You’ll have your choice of liquor, specialty cocktails, wine, and beer to enjoy as you admire the stunning scenery.

Other Things to Do at Anakeesta

Treetop Canopy Walk

The delicious food and drinks at Cliff Top Grill & Bar will taste even better after an action-packed day of exploring everything there is to do at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg! Whether you’re shopping for a souvenir to take back home in Firefly Village or trying the dueling ziplines, you’ll work up quite the appetite! Here are just some of the many exciting things to do at Anakeesta:

Ride the Scenic Chondola: Your Anakeesta adventure begins with a scenic Chondola ride up 600 feet to the summit of Anakeesta Mountain. During the ride, you’ll experience gorgeous views of the Smoky Mountains. You can choose to ride in an open air 4-person chair or in an enclosed gondola cabin with seating for 6!

Tree Canopy Walk: The Tree Canopy Walk lets you take in the true beauty of the nature around you. You’ll walk along a series of 16 connected sky bridges that are suspended in the trees 40 to 60 feet above ground. Each bridge leads to an observation platform where you can observe the sights and learn about your surroundings.

Dueling Zipline: On the Dueling Zipline Adventure, you can zip side by side a friend or family member as you take in the sights from high above ground. There are even 2 challenge stations where you’ll rappel off the platforms onto a cushioned platform below!

Children’s Treehouse Village Playground: Of course Anakeesta has something just for the kids! Children of all ages will love playing in the treehouse village that is connected by multiple bridges each designed to build strength and confidence. They can take a log walk to an elevated bird nest, navigate a plank walk to a maze, and crawl through a tube net to a climbing adventure!

Where to Stay

A beautiful log cabin in Gatlinburg.

When visiting Anakeesta, there is no better place to stay than one of our Gatlinburg cabins! We have cabins in Gatlinburg that range from 1 bedroom to 12 bedrooms, so they are perfect for any occasion. Not only can you enjoy convenient amenities like a washer and dryer, a fully equipped kitchen, and cable TV, but you can choose a cabin with the added benefits of a game room, home theater, or indoor pool! We have just what you need at Timber Tops Cabin Rentals.

Don’t miss your chance to try Cliff Top Grill & Bar and all the fun adventures at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg! Book one of our Gatlinburg cabins and start planning your trip.

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