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Buddy's Bar-B-Q

417 N Kentucky St, Kingston, TN 37763-2628
+1 865-376-9686
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baked beans” (5 reviews)
“hush puppies” (7 reviews)
“smoked wings” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
417 N Kentucky St, Kingston, TN 37763-2628
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Order 3 large pulled pork sandwiches and 2 large fries to go. There was nothing large about the sandwiches or fries. There was very little pulled pork or sauce on the sandwich and the fries were cold and hard. I have had Buddy's barbeque in...More

Thank Phillip S
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Small local chain of BBQ restaurants that have very good service and excellent food. Was very clean with friendly staff.

Thank dms0953
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I was traveling through Tennessee on way to South Carolina and ate dinner here. Service was quick, friendly and accurate. Food was fine but not unique barbecue for my meal of pulled chicken. Price was very fair and filling. I would love to see more...More

Thank jim k
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

It was a great time! Food was delicious & the atmosphere was great. The staff was very friendly & the Restraunt was clean. Also the restrooms were nice & clean! I will return & highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Kitten137
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Buddy's is fast and the BBQ pork is pretty decent. I think their potato salad has too much mayo, but their baked beans taste good.

Thank Todd F
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Always clean with welcoming staff. Try dining on the outdoor patio in the fall weather its great. Food is consistent and well prepared. I am a regular.

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The best thing about Buddy's were the wings. The hush puppies were dry, but the wings were juicy. We'd hoped for more, but it is pretty average.

Thank fjmetcalf
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I had the BBQ Pork Dinner. It was very good. My sides were the potato salad and green beans. Of course we shared the ice cream brownie sundae.

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Stopped by here after work because I couldn't reach another place. I asked if you could get a rack of ribs as it is not listed on the menu. I was told they don't sell their ribs by the rack, it is by the pound....More

Thank mommysbored
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I am not originally from the south, but I know they are big on their BBQ. My son visited from PA. We went to Buddy's. I was not really impressed. I truly do better cooking n my oveer. Not trying to undermine there work, but...More

Thank 262bernadetten
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 N Kentucky St, Kingston, TN 37763-2628
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 865-376-9686
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