Pie has slowly but surely made its way back into the hearts of millennials. You’ll find pie in lieu of wedding cake, tons of teensy-tiny pastry shops with ultra awesome desserts, plus everything from strawberry-rhubarb to pumpkin in the Volunteer State. Tennessee is well-known for decadent southern soul food and pie is just a wonderful part of it. Wondering where to get your next slice? We’ll show you.
10) The Yellow Deli - Chattanooga
So...that strawberry pie up there looks amazing, mainly because it is. The Yellow Deli has a fascinating history and makes its home right in Chattanooga. Its old school vibe and comforting options are a step back in time.
9) Cozy Corner - Memphis
Better known for the bbq that keeps this place up and running - quite well, we may add - The Cozy Corner has been honored as one of the best pie spots in Memphis. Obviously you need to have something sweet to give that salty bbq a good send-off, and this hole in the wall does it quite well.
8) Litton's Market - Knoxville
Popular amongst college students as well as the older locals, Litton's coconut cream pie has made its way to "legendary" real quick - and for good reason.
7) Papa C's Pies - Franklin
Franklin has a well kept secret that we're bustin' out right now. Papa C's has a killer chocolate pie and has been locally honored by numerous publications. Nice job, guys!
6) Pie Sensations - Columbia
This brightly colored pie place is exactly what the doctor ordered - if doctors ever ordered pie, of course. Their large selection and fresh, buttery crust recipe will have you dreaming about the next time you can head on over.
5) Sweet Creations - Nashville
Pecan pie, anyone? Sweet Creations, based in Nashville, is a locally owned shop that creates the most decadent pies the capital city has ever seen.
4) The Pie Wagon - Nashville
Sweet or savory, The Pie Wagon in Nashville makes it to a top spot as well. Not only are the pies decadent and comforting, but there are INTENSE options for the sweet or savory side of you.
3) The Loving Pie Company - Berry Hill
Located in Berry Hill, The Loving Pie Company has worked its way up the ranks with inventive pie ideas and the sweetest pastries you ever did try.
2) Muddy's Bake Shop - Memphis
Muddy's may be new, but the personality that just radiates from this Memphis based pastry shop more than makes up for the lack of time. With a friendly team, fantastic service and yummy pastries there's really nothing else you need.
1) Buttermilk Sky Pie Shop - Knoxville
Oh, hey there Knoxville - nice work making our top spot! A darling shop, great service and the greatest pies this side of the Mississippi makes this darling place precisely where you need to go on your next trip to East Tennessee.
What do you think? Are you craving a little something sweet now? Let us know your favorite spot in the comments below!