From sit down restaurants to grab and go snack shops, Wilderness has many different dining options for whatever pace you are going and whatever you are hungry for. You’ll be able to find meals that the South has made famous, burgers, pizza, flapjacks, fudge, Starbucks coffee, shaved ice, assorted candies, adult beverages and much more around every corner.

Kids Eat Free!

A child (eight and under) will eat free with an adult buffet purchase in the Thirsty Miner and Hidden Trail restaurants for breakfast and dinner (one child will eat free per one adult buffet purchase). When the buffet is not available, a child will choose a “kids menu” item and eat free with an adult entrée purchase (one child will eat free per one adult entrée purchase).

Thirsty Miner serves buffet style for breakfast and dinner (during peak season) and off the menu (during non-peak season) for breakfast and dinner. Lunch is seasonal and off the menu.

Hidden Trail serves a buffet style breakfast (during peak season), as well as an off the menu breakfast (during non-peak season). Dinner is served off the new tapas menu. Lunch is seasonal and off the menu.

Holiday and special buffets are excluded from this promotion.

Firefly Bar & Grill

Welcome to Firefly at the Wilderness!  Serving lunch and dinner complete with kids menus, Firefly has something for every appetite . From steaks to salads, burgers to salmon and delicious desserts, Firefly has you covered in a relaxing bar setting featuring an outdoor dining area.  Also at Firefly, pulled pork specialties featuring riblets, pulled pork sandwiches, sliders even a full smoked pork meal.  Can you say mmmmmm?  You will!


Thirsty Miner Restaurant

The Thirsty Miner has it all… family breakfast and dinner buffets, as well as ‘off the menu’ items for breakfast, lunch (seasonal) and dinner. The Thirsty Miner is located on the second floor of River Lodge, overlooking the Wild WaterDome. Looking for the perfect watering hole? Look no further, The Thirsty Miner has a large assortment of beverage choices, including adult beverages. Kids Eat FREE* (see details above) for breakfast and dinner.

Hidden Trail Bar and Grill

A Favorite Meeting Place for resort guests… Offering buffet and menu items for breakfast and menu items for lunch (seasonal) and dinner. Don’t forget the excellent selection of beverage choices at the bar. Hidden Trail Bar and Grill is located on the main level, next to the lobby at Stone Hill Lodge. Kids Eat FREE* (see details above) for breakfast and dinner.

View Breakfast Menu.

View Dinner Menu

Mountain Marketplace and Deli

Start the morning with your favorite Starbucks coffee drink and fresh pastry! Craving a delicious made to order deli sandwich or maybe your favorite candies or ice cream for that sweet tooth of yours? They can all be found in the Mountain Marketplace and Deli. For your convenience, we even carry that one missed item that you forgot to pack along. Visit the Mountain Market in River Lodge, next to the front lobby.

Marketplace Deli Menu

Grizzly’s Grill

This Snack Bar is located in the Wild WaterDome indoor waterpark.

Coyote Cove

This Snack Bar is located in Salamander Springs outdoor waterpark.

Bluegill’s Cove

This Snack Bar is located in Lake Wilderness outdoor waterpark.

Billy Jacks Snack Shack

This Snack Bar is located in the Adventure Forest family adventure center.

Wilderness In-Room Dining

We bring convenience to your room. It’s fast and easy before or after a hard day of family fun! Enjoy Homemade Pizza, Juicy Burgers, Steaks or Chicken Tenders, just to name a few favorites. Wilderness In-Room Dining is sure to satisfy any craving that a day in the waterparks may bring.