Eastern Tennessee is a hot spot for country music and mountain resorts. When you're not skiing or watching a show, you should check out some of the area's top-rated restaurants. The Parkway region features everything from wood grills to seafood buffets. If you're in the mood for bratwurst and German potato salad, then you're in luck. You can also find plenty of down-home favorites like barbecued chicken and fried green tomatoes. Seafood specialties often include New England clam chowder, Atlantic cod and even oysters Rockefeller. For a relaxing atmosphere, try a sports bar or a karaoke lounge. You can even enjoy a meal at one of the nearby dinner theaters. The show themes range from murder mysteries and magic to rock music and Motown.