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Pigeon Forge

Bennett's Pit Bar-B-Que

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Our Famous Hickory Wings
Served with Blue Cheese dressing and celery sticks. Hot or Mild. Do not be surprised by their smaller size, this makes them even more flavorful after smoking. Trust Us!
1 Pound9.99
2 Pounds16.99
Deep Fried Pickle Chips
These slightly salty and sour pickle chips are delicious when battered and fried.
Trail Head Combo
A platter of our favorites, hot wings, onion petals, deep fried deviled eggs and deep fried pickle chips. Enough to share!
Potato Skins
Topped with cheddar cheese, scallions and hickory smoked bacon. Served with sour cream.
Add Pulled Pork to Our Skins2.5
Brisket Stuffed Mushrooms - House Specialty
We take our slow smoked brisket and homemade brisket sauce and fill mushroom caps with it, sprinkle some cheese over it and bake them up extra delicious.
Southwestern Hot Pepper Cheese Squares - House Specialty
Spicy Pepper Jack Cheese squares hand breaded and deep fried. Served on a bed of spicy Southwestern Chili.
Texas Toothpicks
Onions & Jalapeno Peppers sliced up, battered and fried. Crunchy, tasty, & spicy! Served with Ranch Dressing.
Deep Fried Deviled Eggs
Yep, you read that right! We make our own deviled eggs and then hand bread them and fry them. Served with Mama's Farmhouse Chow Chow.
Six For8.99
BBQ Nachos
A huge plate of chips, covered with Spicy cheese sauce, our own slow-smoked BBQ pork, onions, black olives, and tomatoes. Served with a pile of Jalapenos, salsa and sour cream.
Homemade Soup & Salad Bar
Choose from 40 fresh items from our wide-open salad bar. All you can eat and then some! Salad Bar can not be shared.
Add Salad Bar To Your Meal4.99
Tossed Salad
Boneless BBQ Chicken Breast Salad
Fried Chicken Tenderloin Salad
Homemade Soup of the Day
Cow-Poke Chili
Slow cooked with ground beef, beans, tomatoes, and our special seasoning. Topped with shredded cheddar and scallions.
Lunch Platters are served with all the fixin's, including bread and your choice of Two of these delicious sides: coleslaw, deep fried corn, french fries, green beans, potato salad, spicy macaroni and cheese, or bar-b-bar-que beans. Substitute a Baked Potato or a side of Onion Petals for one of these sides for a $1. Add a salad bar to Your Platter - $4.99 (Salad Bar must be eaten by person eating entree, no sharing).
Bar-B-Que Pork Shoulder
We slow smoke our pork for hours, then pull it.
Bar-B-Que Beef Brisket
We slow smoke our beef and slice it. Tender, juicy and flavorful.
Bar-B-Que Chicken
Two delicious leg quarters of plump tender broiler; basted and slowly smoked.
Pulled Chicken
We take our slow smoked chicken, pull it and add our homemade sauce.
Hog Legs
These center-cut pork shanks come from the sweetest part of the pig, and are fall off the bone tender.
Burnt Ends - A BBQ Classic
We take the top part of our brisket, smoke it, cut it up, sauce it, bake it and serve it up. This makes these highly delicious, but they do contain extra marbling, so not for folks who don't enjoy that. Subject to availability.
Bar-B-Que Combo
Round up a gang of big Bar-B-Que favorites. Choose any three of our delicious smoked meats - pulled pork, quarter BBQ chicken, baby back ribs, smoked sausage or beef brisket for a perfect and filling dinner.
For White Meat Chicken, Add1
Substitute Our Famous Burnt Ends for any Meat For2
Jumbo Baby-Back-Ribs
Wait until you try these meaty juicy baby backs. Definitely the house specialty.
Hand breaded and deep fried until crispy.
Smoked Sausage
Smoked to perfection. It's the best sausage in the south.
All sandwiches comes with your choice of Two of the following sides: French Fries, Bar-B-Que Beans, Green Beans, Coleslaw, Deep Fried Corn, Spicy Macaroni and Cheese or Potato Salad. Substitute a Baked Potato or a side of Onion Petals for one of these sides for $1. Add a salad bar to Your sandwich - $4.99 (Salad Bar must be eaten by person eating entree, no sharing).
Ultimate Sandwich
Choose from Pulled Pork, Sliced Beef Brisket, Smoked Sausage, Pulled Chicken or Burnt Ends. With grilled onions topped with our homemade sweet honey-BBQ sauce. Then served on Ciabatta roll with pickles.
Bar-B-Que Pork Shoulder
Pulled, slow smoked pork. The sandwich that made us famous.
Carolina Pork Sandwich
Chopped pork shoulder mixed with sauce & topped with coleslaw.
Smoked Sausage
Slow smoked sausage makes for a perfect sandwich.
Bar-B-Que Beef Brisket
We slow smoke our beef and slice it. Tender, juicy and flavorful.
Hand breaded and deep fried until crispy and served with lettuce and tomato.
BBQ Grilled Breast of Chicken
Tender, juicy and topped with our homemade Honey-Q-4-U BBQ Sauce.
Chicken Supreme
Mesquite grilled in our Honey-Q-4-U sauce and then topped with 3 strips of bacon and Monterey Jack cheese. Served with lettuce and tomato.
Pulled Chicken Sandwich
Our smoked chicken pulled and mixed with our BBQ sauce.
In order to make our burgers extra delicious, we use 2 patties in each burger, instead of one. For this to work, all of these will come Medium Well.
Our burgers are grilled to perfection, giving it a flavor and juiciness that can't be beat. Served with lettuce, tomato, onion and pickle. Choose from American, Cheddar, Monterey Jack, or Pepper Jack Cheese.
Add Cheese For0.5
Add Bacon For1
Add Grilled Onions For0.5
Add Sauteed Mushrooms For0.5
Mouth of the South Burger*
Our delicious burgers topped with our homemade pork chili, jalapenos and a slice of fried pepperjack cheese.
Brisket Burger*
Our delicious burger topped with American Cheese and thinly sliced, slow smoked brisket and our homemade brisket sauce.
After over 27 years of slow smoking BBQ here in the Smokies, we think we have the best ribs around! Voted Best BBQ & Best Ribs. All below dinners served with bread and any 2 of: Bar-B-Que Beans, French Fries, Deep Fried Corn, Coleslaw, Green Beans, Spicy Macaroni and Cheese, Potato Salad, Onion Petals or Baked Potato.
Jumbo Baby-Back Ribs
We slow smoke our babies for up to 6 hours at over 200 degrees to ensure that they are tender and delicious.
Full Rack24.99
Half Rack17.99
All below dinners served with bread and any 2 of: Bar-B-Que Beans, French Fries, Deep Fried Corn, Coleslaw, Green Beans, Spicy Macaroni and Cheese, Potato Salad, Onion Petals or Baked Potato.
Texan Sampler
A generous portion of all five of our hickory smoked meats: Pulled Pork, Beef Brisket, Hot Leg, Chicken and delicious Baby-Back Ribs.
Chicken and Ribs
A quarter of a Smoked Chicken and half rack of delicious Baby-Back Ribs make for a real two-fisted meal.
Big Daddy's Ultimate Combo
Four Baby-Back-Ribs, Two Hog Legs and 1/4 pound of Pulled Pork. Get Ready!
Bennett's Famous Home Baked Cobbler
Try a generous helping of either our blackberry or peach cobbler. Served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Homemade Apple Crisp
Better than your Mama made. Topped with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Chocolate Cake
Rich and delicious, the way Chocolate Cake was intended. Served with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
Baked Spud
Bennett's Loaded Potato
Served with butter and sour cream, topped with Carolina Pork, cheddar and scallions.
$2.49 each.
Basket of Bread
French Fries
Spicy Macaroni and Cheese
Bar-B-Que Beans
Deep Fried Corn
Potato Salad
Green Beans
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Reviewed yesterday

Our friends Margaret and Bruce had come over from the St. Louis MO area to visit us here in East Tennessee. We took them on a scenic drive along the Foothills Parkway and when we got to Pigeon Forge we started looking for a likely...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank BigDaddyDave55138
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que was amazing!!! We enjoyed the Ultimate Smoke Combo with Pulled Pork, Brisket & Burnt Ends. We also had the Brisket Burger, Burnt Ends Sandwich and Ribs. Everything was so great! Jay was our server and he was very nice and helpful!

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank hollygirl3
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here for breakfast. The buffet looked small, but it was amazing! Everything they had was great. They even have their pulled pork on the buffet and it was yummy. The waitresses were super friendly. We will definitely be going back to Bennetts!

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has been a long time favorite of mine. Nice salad bar. If you like bake beans do not skip theirs. Very very good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gary c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Pigeon Forge a few days and ate at this well established BBQ restaurant. The food was excellent as you would expect. My wife has a food allergy to garlic even though it is cooked. Eating a meal can cause major gastric issues if...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Blacksoup
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must. If you like bar-b-que and you miss this place on your visit, you have done your a great disservice. It is just awesome.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank mkirby0270
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was wanting some BBQ, but I don’t eat pork so I was looking for a place that served beef brisket or shredded beef BBQ. I got the Brisket plate with fries and green beans and my husband got the Brisket Stuffed Mushrooms. Mine was...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank SamiSHardy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my wife and I shared a Texan sampler and there was enough that both of us were full. the food was very good, but I was not as impressed with their BBQ sauces as I expected to be. Not that they were not good but...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Rob1SG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is always our first dining stop when we reach Pigeon Forge. The potato skin appetizer with added pulled pork is always delicious. I had the spicy philly brisket sandwich for the 1st time and it is huge and oh so good. We did order...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for the breakfast buffet on a Sunday morning, the food did not disappoint but the bill did, For two people with one pop and one coffee before tip it was $31.05. That sure buys a lot of bacon and eggs at Kroger!

Date of visit: October 2019
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June 5, 2017|
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Response from Tennessee50plus | Reviewed this property |
No. Lots of salad items and 2 to 3 soups.
January 25, 2017|
Response from riteobie | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they would offer a feast for eight, I have never taken that many, You will not be dissatisfied with the food or prices, I get the ribs which are great, you will have a large menu to pick from and I am sure each... More
January 24, 2017|
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Response from AmandaFreemon26 | Reviewed this property |
Look the hours up.they change when the season change.
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