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Buddy's Bar-B-Q

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417 N Kentucky St, Kingston, TN 37763-2628
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Harriman, Tennessee
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not originally from the south, but I know they are big on their BBQ. My son visited from PA. We went to Buddy's. I was not really impressed. I truly do better cooking n my oveer. Not trying to undermine there work, but that day and it was back in January the food was dry and just not... More 

Thank 262bernadetten
Greenville, South Carolina
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262 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2017

I stopped by with family for just a snack. Both of us had the 4 piece smoked wings with a drink. They were excellent! Wish I lived closer so I could try out their other offerings. Service was quick and the food came right out. If the rest of their food taste's half as good as their smoked wings, they... More 

Thank TB149
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154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2017

We were greeted by all the staff with a big Hi and wide smile.The food was cooked just right and tasty. The corn was on the cob and fresh the baked beans were good but served cold.I had chicken,pulled pork and ribs.The chicken was juicy and great the pulled pork delicious but the ribs were overcooked and tasteless.Still a good... More 

Thank fisherman65
Kingston, Tennessee
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5 reviews
Reviewed March 13, 2017

We eat here often...The food and service is excellent and consistant with their other locations. The pork and sides are excellent...We also like the Smokey Dogs as well as the Smokey Wings. I wish they served beer.

Thank Windyship
Kingston, Tennessee
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

We ordered in & had quick service. Our food was excellent & the staff was friendly & efficient. The price of your order is reasonable. I would recommend Buddy's Bar-B-Q to everyone.

Thank Kitten137
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Servers very pleasant and helpful in making selection. All 4 of us had the pok platter and differnt sides. Green beans, baked beans, potato salad, slaw and hush puppies were all very good. We also used sauces at table rather than have them put sauce on. Excellant value for the food. A very clean and appealing dining area. We would... More 

Thank Donna M
Nashville, Tennessee
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442 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We arrived late and enjoyed the pork plate, as well as, a the pork rib plate. The service was great although not too friendly. I would certainly return again.

Thank WJB12311
White Post, Virginia
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Decent coleslaw and green beans. Pulled chicken was good but a bit dry. Maybe if I had noticed the bottle of extra sauce on the table that might have helped. 😜 Iced tea was great!

Thank UTVOL75
Kingston, Tennessee
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 19, 2016

I've eaten here a few time...always to go though. The take out is well packaged and has always been pretty tasty. I have always felt satisfied with my experience here. Can't say how clean the inside is as I have never been inside......but I can say this, if you are at a surrounding business, you can smell the BBQ and... More 

Thank Amy W
kingston tn.
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64 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed September 15, 2016

Delicious and reasonably priced food. The barbecued filled baked potatos are delicious, and a good alternative to hamburgers. Never too crowded, and good service.

Thank kit-kat40

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 N Kentucky St, Kingston, TN 37763-2628
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: 8653769686

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?