The Wild Plum Tea Room is currently seeking positions at our restaurant. All positions are part-time.

If you are looking for an opportunity to work for one of the premier Gatlinburg TN lunch restaurants that has consistently been highly rated on TripAdisor, has an outstanding reputation for great food and service and a has a dedicated customer base, then please consider applying for one of our positions. References will be checked for all employee applications

For those employees that desire more, our owner and Chef are also open to educating you in culinary food, food preparation and much more to those employees that demonstrate a desire and passion for this education. 

Part Time Positions

  • Cook/Prep Cook

  • Wait Staff/Server/Hosting

Please Note:

All positions may be asked to help our entire team and will be considered part of your employee duties by; cleaning and setting tables, helping with cleaning the restaurant for opening and closing, dish washing, supply inventory, trash removal, etc., to make and keep the Wild Plum Tea Room the best lunch restaurant in Gatlinburg TN. Employees must have access to reliable transportation to and from our restaurant. Please consider this before applying for any of our positions.

Work Hours:

​The Wild Plum Tea room is open from mid February to early December.  We offer above average hourly rates, shared tips for all employees and a positive team work environment. Our tips normally average above 22% daily.  These are great part-time positions for about 24-28 hours per week on Thu, Fri and Sat normally from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm.​ Actual work hours may be adjusted based on seasonal needs.


The Wild Plum Tea Room is open from mid-February until early December. The Wild Tea Room is a drug free work place.

If you are interested in any of these part-time positions, please complete our online employment application. You must have a good attitude, reliable transportation and be willing to work.  Please do not call the restaurant regarding the job postings. We will contact you directly.

You must be a US citizen or have a valid work Visa for these positions. By completing our employment form you have given us implied consent to use your information in accordance with our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use Policy. Click Here to read or download our policy.

Best lunch restaurants in the Arts and Crafts area. Gatlinburg gluten free resturants and Gatlinburg vegetarian restaurants. Gatlinburg restaurants and Gatlinburg tea rooms.
  • Yelp - Black Circle
  • TripAdvisor - Black Circle
2019 Tripadvisor certificate of excellence
Dog friendly restaurants in Gatlinburg. Gatlinburg vegetarian restaurants. Vegetarian restaurants in Gatlinburg.  Gatlinburg vegan restaurants.  Vegan restaurants in Gatlinburg.
Our Gatlinburg Lunch Restaurant And Tea Room Is Truly A Unique Gatlinburg Lunch Dining Experience
A Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence Winner 2015-2019

The Wild Plum is Now Open

Thu, Fri and Sat

 Click Here for our hours and menu offerings


Seafood Specials - Exceptional Sandwiches - Our Famous Chicken Salad - Soups - Strata - Salads - Desserts

Vegetarian, Vegan, Plant Based Options and Gluten Free Menu Offerings Available

Be sure to bring the entire family and enjoy a Gatlinburg lunch restaurant and tea room all in one place.

© Copyright 2020 | All Rights Reserved | The Wild Plum Tea Room | 555 Buckhorn Rd. Gatlinburg TN 37738 | (865) 436-3808