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Creekers BBQ

256 Highway 91, Elizabethton, TN 37643-6016
+1 423-542-2272
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sliced beef” (5 reviews)
“beans” (13 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
256 Highway 91, Elizabethton, TN 37643-6016
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was great and the service was even better. The restaurant is filled with local sports memorabilia and has a Volunteer spirit to it. The name has now been changed to Big Dan's BBQ but it is still the same great food and service....More

Thank Clinton R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Bristol from NY for the NASCAR race, and our first stop was Big Dan's BBQ. Excellent food and very friendly. We even met Big Dan.

Thank KellyF5
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The name as changed to Dan's Barbeque. It is excellent. Casual, friendly staff , quick service ,large menu, etc. Happening place. The local gathering place. Very moist and tasty barbeque.

Thank Tonya0412
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Drove from Bristol in search of great barbecue. The journey led us past that other barbecue restaurant on the old highway to the discovery of Creekers (Big Dan's). The pork BBQ was amazing and the best we have had in years. Like a great steak...More

Thank TNTSparks
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Good food! Friendly service and tasty BBQ. Went on lunch break and was out with plenty of time to spare.

Thank 37,683
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place! BBQ is really the best that I have ever eaten. There is a "famous" place that everyone raves about a few miles up the road from here called Ridgewood. CREEKERS is 10 times better than Ridgewood, and also a well kept local...More

1  Thank Chase C
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Big Dan's welcomes battle at Bristol fans!! Come out and give them a try. You will not regret it! They also welcome bikers!! Voted readers choice for best BBQ in the Johnson city press. They have kept the same great recipes as Creekers and still...More

Thank Karter G
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Had the Pulled Pork sandwich specials on Wednesday night (buy one get one free). The food was excellent and the place was neat. The staff was very courteous. Will be going back next time we are in town.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 19 August 2016

This bar b que is as good as Ridgewood and that says a lot. The good thing is you don't have to drive as far and you can always get in. The bar b que is outstanding and still the same quality for the pit...More

Thank lauralou67
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Now called Big Dan's it is still the same BBQ. The BOGO special is the draw. We get the sliced beef and one with fries and one with beans.and share. The sauce is top of the line don't give 5"s I think that is hard...More

Thank Russell H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 Highway 91, Elizabethton, TN 37643-6016
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Elizabethton
  • Phone Number: +1 423-542-2272
  • E-mail