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Parks Mill Barbecue

21405 Parks Mill Road, Abingdon, VA 24211
(276) 628-9191
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  • English first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Best BBQ in the area and we have frequented them ALL! Quaint place with the outdoor seating next to the creek. Loved it!

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Meadowview
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

We have dropped by for lunch after church and the restaurant is always very busy. There are two play yards and a river runs behind the property. Beautiful, relaxing and great food. It's my granddaughter's favorite. She wanted to have her birthday party there and the owners were glad to oblige. Natalie, Emily, Courtney, Lexi, and Briana were very kind... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This place is a bit off the beaten path, but well worth a visit. It is about a twenty-minute drive from downtown Abingdon. It is friendly and informal--grab your BBQ and find a place outside. We sat at a picnic table right next to the river--beautiful. The ribs were great but the pulled pork at the next table looked even... More 

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Shakopee
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Great find! Don't miss this gem! Perfect setting along a creek with an old mill. Cute picnic seating areas. Friendly people. BBQ pulled pork sandwhich was the best ever!

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Seattle, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Not a good place to eat. The portions are very large and greasy. The mill was interesting. Overall, it looked a little seedy.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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92 reviews 92 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I can understand it's frustrating to drive over and find out they are closed. I did it once myself. These days they seem to be open from Friday to Sunday, and I think it was 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. You can find their telephone number on various restaurant sites, so if in doubt, call them first. But back to... More 

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Bristol, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

ALL of the information I could find on the internet, on SEVERAL websites, claim that the restaurant is open today, right now. After risking life and limb in a terrible rain storm, traveling from my town to this town, we find that the restaurant is only open on Friday Saturday, and Sunday. ?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? My only experience has been torture and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I love the beans. They were my meal today. Everything is great though. It's close to town. Love the location.

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Cookeville
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I arrived for dinner a little early and there were only 2 other people in the restaurant. A young lady took my order, never made eye contact, never smiled, told me to take my ticket and I'd be called when it was ready. The food arrived quickly and the ribs and potato salad were very good. The place is a... More 

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Bristol, Tennessee
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I have eaten at many BBQ places but parks mill is the best hands down. We look forward to spring coming because we know that's when we can get the best BBQ ever. Dave is an awesome owner and cook. Highly recommend everyone to try it.

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Additional Information about Parks Mill Barbecue

Address: 21405 Parks Mill Road, Abingdon, VA 24211
Phone Number: (276) 628-9191
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Abingdon
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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