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Pardner's Bar-B-Que & Steak

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5444 Hwy 11 E, Piney Flats, TN 37686
(423) 538-5539
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
bbq and breakfast

If you're looking for a fantastic country breakfast, this is the place in the tri-cities area. They have the best country ham or pork tenderloin I have ever eaten. The biscuits and gravy are also a big hit! The barbeque is sweet and tangy. The menu is extensive and everything I have eaten has... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
TenneseeDolphan
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PINEY FLATS
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PINEY FLATS
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If you're looking for a fantastic country breakfast, this is the place in the tri-cities area. They have the best country ham or pork tenderloin I have ever eaten. The biscuits and gravy are also a big hit! The barbeque is sweet and tangy. The menu is extensive and everything I have eaten has been delicious! You won't leave hungry!!!!!!

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Piney Flats, Tennessee
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Thought I would give them another try. Last time I was here service was slow and food was cold, I thought maybe they were having a bad day. This time service was faster but food was cold and pork was overly dry, you could tell it had been sitting for quite some time. Place has really gone downhill and it... More 

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Silverthorne, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The clatter of the dishes is loud, cost a touch high and the food is not as good a Ridgewood. The only plus for Pardners’s is their parking lot is nicer.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 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
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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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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 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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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
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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5444 Hwy 11 E, Piney Flats, TN 37686
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Piney Flats
  • Phone Number: (423) 538-5539

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
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

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