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Creekers BBQ

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$$ - $$$
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256 Highway 91, Elizabethton, TN 37643-6016
+1 423-542-2272
11:00 - 20:00
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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
Kingsport, Tennessee
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 that does not need any A1 or steak sauce, Big Dan's barbecue is great without... More 

Thank TNTSparks
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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 37683
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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 secret. If you want to find that hole in the wall place that only the... More 

1 Thank Chase C
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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 have the same staff. Go give them a try. 🐷

Thank Karter G
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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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
Johnson City, Tennessee
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
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 master now owns it I've been told. We do carryout from work any time someone... More 

Thank lauralou67
Elizabethton, United States
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172 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
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 to get but this is real good food at a good price on the Wednesday... More 

Thank Russell H
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

What an awesome lunch! Some of the best BBQ and sauces I have ever eaten! Super friendly staff and pleasant atmosphere!

Thank Truckdriver2000

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
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

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