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Phil's Dream Pit

634 Eastern Star Rd, Kingsport, TN 37663-3268
+1 423-349-6437
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (39 reviews)
“beans” (47 reviews)
“ribs” (44 reviews)
11:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
634 Eastern Star Rd, Kingsport, TN 37663-3268
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a restaurant that has good food and a very friendly staff. They really seem to appreciate your business. When you go it's evident that they a great job, as they always have a large number of people there for lunch. It's apparent that...More

Thank Jekyll
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were there today, I had the three meat plater, I chose the rib, brisket and pork wing. Being from the mid-west I am all about beef. Phil has the best around, tender and very flavorful. Everything was great. My wife had...More

Thank J T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like BBQ - you will love Phil's Dream Pit BBQ. The sweet ribs are absolutely fantastic - they are my favorite along with their thick and tasty beans and great macaroni salad. My husband and friends have gotten most everything on the menu...More

Thank hamiltonl991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want good BBQ, I highly recommend Phil’s!! We really like their pulled pork and hash brown casserole. My hubby likes the bbq beans too. We tried their brisket, and it is delicious, tender and very flavorful. You order at the counter, drinks are...More

Thank Lynda A
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Phil’s is my favorite BBQ restaurant. They offer dry-rubbed and “wet” ribs, chicken, brisket, pulled pork and pork “wings”. Sides include baked beans, slaw, macaroni salad and potato salad. Ribs are meaty and tender. Sauces range from sweet to spicy and include mustard and vinegar...More

Thank BamaClark
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This place could be a movie set for a traditional Q joint. I had their ribs and they were first rate, and so, btw, was the beans and slaw. Very friendly folks. Recommend it if you're passing through.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Food is still great, but they trained me for burnt ends pork belly on Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays & then without warning, they were gone. The staff said they don't know if they'll ever be getting them back! I still love Phil's, but I'm devastated...More

Thank NEMO I
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Passing through and a friend had mentioned it was a great spot to eat so decided to gove it a try. Food was delicious and filling.

Thank Pudgy01
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Phil's does an excellent job with everything they do!! Been a regular customer for years now and it's always fantastic!

Thank Tiptonjc
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The sides served at Phils are the best around. I enjoy every side they have available. They all have tremendous flavors! Their beans are unique and fantastic.

Thank fwewers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 634 Eastern Star Rd, Kingsport, TN 37663-3268
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: +1 423-349-6437
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