Tennessee State Parks

Montgomery Bell State Park

The Forge Restaurant

Thanksgiving Feast - Thursday, November 27
Spend less time in the kitchen and more time with friends and family, while surrounding yourself with natural wonders during this season of thanksgiving. Please join us!

Buffet Service from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Adults - $15.95 + tax
Children 6 to 12 – Half Price (limit 4 children per paying adult)
Children 5 & under – Free with each paying adult
Beverages,  tax and gratuity not included
10% Senior Discount

Reservations are being taken for parties of 8 or more for 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. seating. Contact the restaurant at 615-797-3101 for more information.

Thanksgiving Menu

  • Turkey and Dressing
  • Roast Beef with Au jus
  • Southern Fried Chicken
  • Southern Fried Catfish
  • Tender Baked Ham with Raisin Sauce
  • A variety of Southern Cooked Vegetables
  • Full Salad Bar
  • Hot Rolls
  • Assorted Desserts including Pumpkin Pie, Sweet Potato Pie and our made from scratch Signature Banana Pudding


The Forge at Montgomery Bell State Park is located at the Inn and Conference Center. The Forge seats up to 190 people and has a picturesque view of Lake Acorn. On Fridays, we offer an all you care to eat catfish option served table side along with a number of sides. For those that do not wish to participate in the catfish option, a regular buffet is available. A Steak Buffet is offered on Saturday nights.

Banquet and catering services are available. Check out our banquet menu guide for more information.

Check out our new beer and wine menu featuring our commemorative Tennessee State Parks 75th Anniversary Stonehaus Seyval Blanc. Our 75th Anniversary wine may also be purchased through Stonehaus Winery.