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Blue smoke bbq

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365 W Bockman Way, Sparta, TN 38583-1830
+1 931-808-3280
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Nashville, Tennessee
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Travis is awesome to work with. Just got them to fix a lunch meal for a dozen people, on one day notice. Easy to find: Sparta, TN, from Hwy 111 go east on Bockman Way/Hwy 70 1 mile. Turn right on Mayberry St/SR1, and go 2 blocks to Blue Smoke BBQ on the left. Restaurant inside, and the Blue Smoke... More 

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Griffin, Georgia
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104 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My family decided to stop here after seeing the reviews here. This is a low key looking place, but don't let it fool you. The barbecue is great, and the owner provided great service. We had a loaded baked potato, which was BBQ, baked beans, cheese, sour cream, and sauce on top of a huge potato. My son said he... More 

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1 Thank stratton890
Sparta, Tennessee
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

BBQ with a great taste. Cooks the food outside and served inside or you can take it and be on your way. Friendly people.

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Thank Eulamaecornish
Cookeville, Tennessee
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 18, 2016

Good tasting BBQ at Blue Smoke! They've changed their location so it's a little harder to find now, but the food is still cooking and they probably still do events if you need someone at your event. We went by and picked up a couple slabs of ribs to take with us, very tender and juicy.

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1 Thank Sunset37001
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

I enjoy the baked potatoes they are absolutely delicious! If you are in the area it's a must to come eat here! The owners are amazing in every way

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1 Thank Amanda A
Franklin, Tennessee
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 19, 2016

Our group of three tried the pork and the brisket, both of which were moist and fully infused with that great smoky flavor that makes barbecue barbecue (it's not the sauce, y'all). The portions were generous and the food was fresh--no stale buns here! Tasty home-made baked beans and mayonnaise slaw. The restaurant itself is definitely no-frills, but the food... More 

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1 Thank MaggieTrippin
Sparta, Tennessee
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116 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2016

We love BBQ. Do you love BBQ and you live in Sparta? If so, you have to go to Blue Smoke BBQ. They have 5 star BBQ and the service is awesome!

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Thank Jonathan C
Orillia, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2015

Local flavor, best dam m barbeque in White County and five other counties: most local bbq restaurants overrate their product; this is the 'real thing'.

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1 Thank Richard S
Tennessee
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

Hours are limited but the food is good. Doesn't accept credit /debit as I recall but still worth stopping in for every now and then.

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1 Thank spunkie124
Sparta, Tennessee
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2014

We grab a pint of their great barbeque pork often and head home for our lunch. It is very good most of the time. We have had some (not many times) where it was a little too much vinegar for our taste. Limited hours.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 W Bockman Way, Sparta, TN 38583-1830
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sparta
  • Phone Number: +1 931-808-3280

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