Fall Creek Falls State Park


Water Restriction Alert as of Tuesday, Oct. 25: Due to the extreme drought conditions, our water provider is currently requiring park visitors to conserve and limit water usage during this crisis. We appreciate your honoring the water restriction and apologize for any inconvenience. Guests are welcome to call the park office for more information.

Governor Haslam has issued a burn ban that prohibits campfires. In addition to the Governor’s ban on campfires, Tennessee State Parks are prohibiting the use of outdoor charcoal grills at the affected parks. For full details of the Governor's order and a list of affected counties and parks, click here.

Gaul’s Gallery Restaurant

Holiday Notice: Gaul’s Gallery Restaurant at Fall Creek Falls will close at 10:00 AM on Sunday, Dec. 18 and reopen at 11:00 AM on Sunday, Jan. 1.

Gaul’s Gallery Restaurant

Enjoy great food and great company while taking in scenic lake views and leave the meal planning to us. All major credit cards accepted. No reservations needed.

Serving Southern-style cuisine in a casual setting, the restaurant seats 220 and is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our menu features a variety of freshly prepared classics including our signature Hiker Sandwich is a Fall Creek Falls tradition. To accompany your meal we offer an extensive selection of wines by the glass or bottle, domestic and imported beers as well as hand-crafted draft beer from local brewer, Calfkiller Brewing Company.

The Upper End Bar and Lounge

4:00 PM to 9:00 PM  Monday – Friday
11:00 AM to 9:00 PM  Saturday
12:00 PM to 9:00 PM  Sunday

The Upper End, located fittingly in the upper end dining room area of Gaul’s Gallery Restaurant is a comfortable place to unwind after a day of adventure. A wide selection of beer, wines and spirits are the perfect companion to a selection of tasty appetizers.

Catering and Groups

Box lunches, catering and bar service are available for receptions, banquets or cookouts throughout the park. 

Check out our banquet menu guide for more information. Click here.


423-881-5241 Ext. 253


Gaul’s Gallery Restaurant at Fall Creek Falls State Park
2536 Lakeside Drive
Spencer, TN  38585