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Bennett's Pit BBQ

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, American, Barbecue
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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STARTERS
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
8.99
Trail Head Combo
A platter of our favorites, hot wings, onion petals, deep fried deviled eggs and deep fried pickle chips. Enough to share!
12.99
Potato Skins
Topped with cheddar cheese, scallions and hickory smoked bacon. Served with sour cream
8.99
Add Pulled Pork to Our Skins2.5
Brisket Stuffed Mushrooms
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
8.99
Southwestern Hot Pepper Cheese Squares
Spicy Pepper Jack Cheese squares hand breaded and deep fried. Served on a bed of spicy Southwestern Chili
8.99
Texas Toothpicks
Onions and Jalapeno Peppers sliced up, battered and fried. Crunchy, tasty and spicy. Served with Ranch Dressing
8.99
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
12.99
SOUPS & SALADS
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
10.99
Tossed Salad
3.99
Boneless BBQ Chicken Breast Salad
9.99
Fried Chicken Tenderloin Salad
9.99
Homemade Soup of the Day
3.99
Cow-Poke Chili
Slow cooked with ground beef, beans, tomatoes, and our special seasoning. Topped with shredded cheddar and scallions
4.99
SANDWICHES
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 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
11.99
Bar-B-Que Pork Shoulder
Pulled, slow smoked pork. The sandwich that made us famous
9.99
Carolina Pork Sandwich
Chopped pork shoulder mixed with sauce & topped with coleslaw
10.49
BBQ Grilled Breast of Chicken
Tender, juicy and topped with our homemade Honey-Q-4-U BBQ Sauce
10.49
Bar-B-Que Beef Brisket
We slow smoke our beef and slice it. Tender, juicy and flavorful
10.99
Spicy Brisket Philly
We take our slow smoked brisket and top it with sautéed onions, green peppers, mushrooms and jalapenos. Then we add 2 slices of melted Pepperjack Cheese and serve it on a toasted Ciabatta bun. So delicious and filled with kick!
12.99
Smoked Sausage
Slow smoked sausage makes for a perfect sandwich
9.99
Catfish
Hand breaded and deep fried until crispy and served with lettuce and tomato
9.99
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
11.49
Pulled Chicken Sandwich
Our smoked chicken pulled and mixed with our BBQ sauce
9.99
CHARGRILLED BURGERS
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
Hamburger*
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
9.99
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
11.99
Brisket Burger*
Our delicious burger topped with American Cheese and thinly sliced, slow smoked brisket and our homemade brisket sauce
11.99
LUNCH PLATTERS
All Lunch platters 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 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)
Bar-B-Que Pork Shoulder
We slow smoke our pork for hours, then pull it
10.99
Bar-B-Que Beef Brisket
We slow smoke our beef and slice it. Tender, juicy and flavorful
11.99
Bar-B-Que Chicken
Two delicious leg quarters of plump tender broiler; basted and slowly smoked
9.99
Pulled Chicken
We take our slow smoked chicken, pull it and add our homemade sauce
10.99
Hog Legs
These center-cut pork shanks come from the sweetest part of the pig, and are fall off the bone tender
10.99
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
12.99
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 delicious lunch
15.99
For White Meat Chicken, Please Add (Extra)1
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
12.99
Catfish
Hand breaded and deep fried until crispy
10.99
Smoked Sausage
Smoked to perfection. It's the best sausage in the south
10.99
RIBS! RIBS! RIBS!
All baby-back ribs 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, 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
SIGNATURE PLATTERS
All signature platters 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, 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
24.99
Chicken and Ribs
A quarter of a Smoked Chicken and half rack of delicious Baby-Back Ribs make for a real two-fisted meal
19.99
Big Daddy's Ultimate Combo
Four Baby-Back-Ribs, Two Hog Legs and 1/4 pound of Pulled Pork. Get Ready!
24.99
FEEDING THE WHOLE HERD
Want to take our delicious BBQ for a picnic in the park, or a meal in the motel? You've come to the right place. There are two ways you can do it. The first section, called Your Favorites, prices everything individually, so you can get exactly what you want and is priced by the pound, pint and gallon. The second section, called All the BBQ Goodies, includes a great selection of our meats and sides, and is priced for either a family of four or eight
YOUR FAVORITES
Our beef, pork and chicken are priced by the pound, which we estimate serves about 3 people. Our chicken and ribs are served by the piece
Pork Shoulder
9.99
Pulled Chicken
10.99
Beef Brisket
14.99
Chicken Tenders
1.5
1/4 BBQ Chicken
2.5
1/2 BBQ Chicken
6
Grilled or Bone-In Chicken Breast
4.5
Baby-Back Ribs
Half Rack13.99
Full Rack19.99
Bar-B-Que Beans
Pint3.99
Gallon21.99
Potato Salad
Pint3.99
Gallon21.99
ALL THE BBQ GOODIES
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is just off the main drag which means there is no outside noise. It's cozy and the staff are so friendly. The burnt ends were absolutely amazing. Will definitely be back!

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank naomisaez
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bennett's was recommended by a helpful person at the Gatlinburg visitor center. Being what we thought was a "local" favorite, we gave it a try. Service was quick, but not very personable. The BBQ was average, no different from what I 'I've had at chain...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 106alk
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ordered a half rack of baby back ribs. They were not tender as baby back ribs should be. Adding the sauce made them more tasty. The meal was way too expensive. Service was quick.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank PJJ911
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good barbecue restaurant. Lots of options to pic from, decent pricing. Our server, Josh was great..if his service is bad, blame it on Chris!

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Tad1950
Reviewed 6 days ago

The BBQ was spectacular, hostess (Ann) was super sweet and friendly. Our server’s name was John and he was the oldest and fastest server I have ever had in 40 years! Despite the long wait to get seated he managed to get drinks, food, and...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Lydbing
Reviewed 1 week ago

We never miss the opportunity to eat at Bennett's. Last year, we made our first trip back to Gatlinburg after not visiting for 10 years. We specifically looked for this place because we remembered how good it was so many years ago. We ate there...More

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

Best food briefest /lunch/Dinner were Extension there. Every time we come to Gatlinburg Tn .we always eat there.A nd this year it won't be enything difrent. Except it's are 24th Anniversary. On 5-1..And will be there. Because we're coming from Ocala Fl. To come to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dandy F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used to go there a lot on our frequent trips to the Smokey's. They put a stop to that when they became gun free 😒

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here is a BBQ pit you will not want to miss if you visit Gatlinburg. First of all, as it says on the table, they are "dedicated to down-home friendly service" and that is exactly what we got from our server whose name was Ann....More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank VinceG847
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here last week. BBQ was good but the sides were wonderful. Mac & cheese and BBQ beans were delicious. Service was friendly and fast. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: November 2019
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