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Fannie Farkle's Family Fun Parlor

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Address: 656 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
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Sometimes you just need some carnival food!

It was 9:30 and dinner had been many hours earlier. We went for what became our nightly stroll through the streets of Gatlinburg. We saw someone eating funnel cake and started... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Angela B
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Franklin, North Carolina, United States
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Franklin, North Carolina, United States
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

It was 9:30 and dinner had been many hours earlier. We went for what became our nightly stroll through the streets of Gatlinburg. We saw someone eating funnel cake and started talking about fair food. Well, talk of fair food always turns to corn dogs for me. We did a quick search and Fannie Farkle's came up. It was a... More 

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Tennessee
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282 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I try to always stop in at Fannie Farkles. It's just a fun place. They have all kinds of games to play and the best corndogs and smoked sausage. Great place if it is raining outside. It's a little high, but worth it.

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Thank GoldRushJunkie
Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We usually stop here when exploring the Gatlinburg strip. My teens love the corndogs, they're good. I think they are a little pricey but otherwise food is good. Located in a busy, congested part of the strip.

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Thank Kristi J
Fairbanks, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

It's a tradition to go to fanny farkles to get a corn dog everytime we go to gatlinburg. I have grown up going to gatlinburg as well as fanny farkles. When we come into town I roll my window down to try and catch a whiff of the food driving by. I love the drink cups they provide. I have... More 

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Nashville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love going here just to good off and be kids again. They have gone away from their physical tickets, to your points being placed on a card. It's nice that they are going with the times, but I always like the fact that they were old school and still had tickets. And while you are there,... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

We stopped at Fanny Farkles every night we were in town to play a few games. They have a large selection of games and prizes and the staff is quite friendly (much more so than the other arcades in town). Skip the others and go Fanny Farkles.

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Tarpon Springs, Fl
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I went mainly to play skeeball. There's not a lot of variety, but the usual arcade style and claw drop games abound. The few kids running around seemed to be enjoying themselves.

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Thank MeredithandJoe
Glasgow, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Gatlinburg a little late but decided to just grab a quick bite. The dog was not bad. But the price was really high for the dog. It wasn't worth the price I paid.

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Thank RickyDewayne
Beckley, West Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Great Place for kids and family. My daughter played Wheel of Fortune and ended up getting 7000 points. Like the idea of the e-tickets, no more carrying around a bunch of paper tickets.

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We've been coming here for about 17 yrs since my daughter was a baby and this was always her favorite place to play. We'd go here and spend hours playing games and winning little prizes. We went there last night and they have changed out most games and everything is $1 or more. Most games last seconds to maybe 1-2... More 

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