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4401 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920
865 579 1747
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food and price.

Excellent price on the BBQ meal deal. The food was good and the hot fudge cake for desert was to die for.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 27, 2014
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Piney Flats, TN
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Naperville, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

I love barbecue but I am way to lazy to do it. Coming thru Knoxville, Tn and googled Barbecue. 4 four-star places popped up this one was closest. AMAZING!!!! Right off expressway Delicious smelling parking lot. Walk inside and my head was in heaven. Lunch special was pork sandwich , side, and pop for $6. Could not stop thinking about... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Food was great. Inexpensive. The atmosphere is a bit odd. The store looks like it's in a converted Wendy's, but the Pulled pork BBQ was great.

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Piney Flats, TN
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Excellent price on the BBQ meal deal. The food was good and the hot fudge cake for desert was to die for.

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Sumter, South Carolina
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66 reviews 66 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My dad and I stopped in while on a road trip for lunch and we were pleasantly surprised. We each had a bbq pork sandwich and coleslaw. The sandwich came with sweet sauce and we added their spicy vinegar sauce. The spicy sauce was just the right touch, not too hot and but lots of flavor. The atmosphere was basic,... More 

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Kempner, Texas, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

I really enjoyed the pecan Crusted chicken. Very good flavor and moist. I didn't like their potato salad. Too much mustard. Set up was good for a large group.

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Smyrna, Georgia, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Another must when we return home for a visit. Great BBQ and wonderful hush puppies! Another down home favorite and the charm of Knoxville.

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15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

wow..pulled in and we where the only car in the lot...humm...told my wife this doesnt look good,,,,I was right,,the all you can ear ribs where the worst I ever had,,,could not finish the 4 ribs that I had to start with,,,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

2nd visit returning from FL to IN, awesome. Best value for BBQ. Big pulled pork for less than $4! Next to other everyday fast-food, this was better food than the rest of my family oppted for , worth the walk over.

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Mobile, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

This is like some of the best BBQ that I have like ever had! I dont know how they do it, but they like get this hot spicey sauce and still make it like, sweet and stuff! It was sooooo yummy! My friend Becky really liked the coleslaw!

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Maryville, Tennessee
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Their pulled pork has been a favorite since childhood. Everything but buns and desserts are GF, too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4401 Chapman Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: 865 579 1747

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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