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Sweet P's BBQ and Soul House


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Fried Pickles
Deep fried pickle spears served with your choice of dipping sauces.
Pimento Cheese Dip
Our homemade pimento cheese served warm with our handcut BBQ potato chips.
Lb $9.50
Sandwich $4.00
Chopped Pork
Boston butts smoked low and slow with a mix of white oak and hickory on our custom pit smokers this barbeque will redefine the way you think of q.
Lb $10.00
Sandwich $4.25
Pulled Chicken
Pulled half chickens with just a touch of our soul rub.
Smoke N’ Soul Chicken
Moist is an understatement when you’re talking about our smoked chicken quarters.Quarter
Lb $13.00
Sandwich $5.00
Tennessee Beef Brisket
Folks‎ in texas are not the only ones that do brisket right a true barbeque delicacy you can cut with a fork great on a samich and even better on its own.
Full rack $20.00
Half rack $10.00
Dry rubbed st louis style pork ribs that makes even memphisites say da*n!
6 $5.49
Piece $0.95
Smoked Chicken Wings
Tossed generously in soul rub, smoked, flash fried and finished with more soul rub or spicy garlic BBQ sauce these wings can’t be beat.
BBQ Plate
Your choice of chopped pork, pulled chicken or smoke n’ soul chicken with two sides and a bun.
Brisket Plate
Brisket and two sides.
Half rack $14.00
Full rack $24.00
Rib Plate
Your choice of a half or full rack with 2 sides.
Sampler Plate
1/4 rack of ribs, serving of brisket, pork or chicken sandwich and three sides
Kids Plate
Pork or chicken sandwich with one side and a drink.
Brisket $+2.00
The BBQ Burrito
Your‎ choice of chicken or pork, beans, slaw, cheese and sauce all wrapped up in a 12 inch tortilla.
Pint $10.99
Serving $3.79
Tomato N’ Blues Salad
Our signature salad and most popular starts with chopped grape tomatoes, cucumbers, and yellow peppers and is then tossed with chunks of blue cheese and homemade tomato vinaigrette making this salad a true original.
Chicken $+2.00
A Great Green Salad
A healthy portion of our tomato n’ blues salad over a bed of fresh greens.
Pint $6.75
Serving $2.25
Mac N’ Cheese
A classic done right loaded with cheese and our secret spices this is the real deal “a can’t miss item.”
Pint $6.25
Serving $2.25
Mixed Beans
Pinto and white beans slow cooked with, onion, garlic, and spices (vegetarian style upon request)
Pint $6.25
Serving $2.25
Tater Salad
Smashed potato salad with onion, green pepper, and eggs a family recipe that never disappoints.
Pint $6.25
Serving $2.25
Cole Slaw
Sweet and tangy; a perfect perfect compliment to anything on the menu.
Pint $7.50
Serving $2.50
Green Beans
Fresh steamed green beans with onion and garlic and cumin.
Pint $7.50
Serving $2.50
Sauteed Greens N’ Things
A‎ soul food staple with a modern twist collard greens sauteed with carrots, black eyed peas, celery and bacon.
Pint $8.50
Serving $3.00
Banana Pudding
A southern favorite that never disappoints.
Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies
Two of our favorite things in perfect harmony – bacon and chocolate made exclusively for us by magpies bakery.
Thick Sauce
A traditional east tennessee sauce tomato based with just the right amount of sweetness pint
Thin Sauce
This‎ one of a kind vinegar based sauce blends the best of tennessee and north carolina’s sweet and tangy flavors pint
Hot Sauce
Our‎ thin sauce with a chipotle puree this is not a tongue scorcher but a subtle smokey heat pint
Pint $10.00
1/2 pint $5.00
Soul Rub
Take home a pint of the driving force behind our culinary creations rub it on your meat of choice or kick up your favorite recipes it seems to work for us.
Lunch, Dinner
American, Barbecue
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends recommended Sweet P's BBQ and Soul House as the best BBQ in the area, especially the brisket. My husband and I are so glad that they did. They were right. We ordered the brisket and it was delicious - juicy, tender and just the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Wintersong3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw this place on Man vs. Food and heard amazing things about their BBQ from several different sources. Made it to Knoxville for an Ice Bears game and wanted to make sure we got there. It's out in the boonies, but wasn't busy when we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ovdome1126
Reviewed March 4, 2019

We hadn’t visited this location in several months. The BBQ did not disappoint, as any of their other entrees and sides. Their Andouille sausage plate is great also and their sides are definitely fresh! We had their Cole slaw and banana pudding, both great! We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DNvisitors
Reviewed March 3, 2019

This is what I like to call a "take what we give" place. The food you get here is always enjoyable. There always seems to be some things out of stock. The last time we visited, they were out of mac-n-cheese, beans (green and pinto),...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JymResciniti
Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

Amazing. The sampler is perfect for hungry people. Everything sooo tasty and tender. They serve bbq sauce on the tables. I suggest holding off on the sauce so you can enjoy the meat. Ribs were just crispy on the outside and super moist in the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Hafaadai
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

I had read several good about Sweet P's and decided to try it. This place is legit. It is by far the best BBQ Ribs I have ate in East Tennessee. Will return .

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 825larryh
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Wow! The attention I received from the moment I walked in the door blew me away. Mind you this is an order at the counter place not an individual server! I truly felt like I stopped at a friend of a friends backyard-you know when...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ascautocenter
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the campground right across the road and the woman at the registration desk told me about the restaurant when I called to make a campsite reservation and then left us a menu in our check-in papers.... And someone else, from the area,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank taylorstorefarms
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on the recommendation of a local, and we were blown away! The place looks pretty plain, sitting next to a marina, but don’t let that fool you, the food that is going on inside is over-the-top amazing. Nothing fancy, served on paper plates...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank armymother
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

If you want the real deal quentsential bbq restaurants go to sweet ps original location. It is off the beaten path and on the outskirts of town but it is well worth the trip. They have a location downtown that is good but it is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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July 3, 2016|
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Response from EYE88 | Reviewed this property |
Check their online menu for gluten-free...... not sure.
May 31, 2016|
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Response from angriffith72 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you need reservations the place is very big. You will have not problems
May 26, 2015|
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Response from angriffith72 | Reviewed this property |
Yes when we were there we saw children around. They have kids menu.
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