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Pardner's Bar-B-Que & Steak

5444 Hwy 11 E, Piney Flats, TN 37686
(423) 538-5539
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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English first
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This place serves really good quality BBQ in beef, chicken and pork but not the best BBQ. They serve a huge helping amount. Not so clean as I would like to see but just ok. It is very similar in taste to Ridgewood BBQ. Ridgewood is the BEST I EVER HAD (and is about 7 miles from this restaurant). The... More 

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Watauga, Tennessee
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

This is what I got for $6.25...a somewhat scrambled egg, two pieces of cold toast and 3 strips of bacon you could read through. Husband got biscuits and gravy and the gravy was so so. I at least felt that a side of grits or hashbrowns should have come with the egg. There may be other items on the menu... More 

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Piney Flats, Tennessee
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Pardners recently underwent a renovation and menu expansion. Still the best pork bbq around in our opinion. Grilled items also good. Huge breakfasts, too. Very good value.

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Kissimmee, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My mother reserved the private room for my brothers casual wedding rehearsal dinner for about 20 guests. She called app. 5 times to confirm menu and time and general questions. She spoke to the manager several times who booked the reservation. We arrived to find the room not ready no one working had any idea about our dinner. To make... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

the best thing I had was my water. service was awful. she didn't check on us. and they don't know how to pick up the damn phone because that's all we heard was the phone ringing and being ignored. very disappointing place.

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Elizabethton, Tennessee, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I brought my two daughters out to eat here. We entered and were greeted by a "seat yourself" sign. We picked a booth directly across from the register. We sat for several minutes unacknowledged while the cashier walked by us numerous times. Not mention we sat literally three feet away from him. After we were finally greeted our order was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My family of three ate there tonight and all three of us were very disappointed. I really don't know where to start but if I have to I will start with the ribs. The ribs are not smoked they have no smoke ring so they are either boiled or baked and then squirted with BBQ sauce. They did NOT remove... More 

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Weaverville
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We tried the BBQ. It was supposed to be pulled pork but seemed more like sliced BBQ that had been pulled apart swimming in sauce. It was more of a butt cut but not to fatty. It was race weekend and the wait staff seemed a bit gassed by 7p. Will try the burgers next time.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It's a decent drive from Bristol to Pardners and I usually don't regret it. Last time I was there they were out of Pork. Yep. No pork. And the fries were cold. Should have went elsewhere when they told us no pork. They should have had a sign on the door not waited until we had our drinks and were... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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62 reviews 62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I have been here several times and have always been pleased with the food and service. I would recommend this to anyone in the area that wants great BBQ and would go as far as saying it is the best in the tri-cities.

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Additional Information about Pardner's Bar-B-Que & Steak

Address: 5444 Hwy 11 E, Piney Flats, TN 37686
Phone Number: (423) 538-5539
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Piney Flats
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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