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Sweet P's BBQ and Soul House

3725 Maryville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920-6141
+1 865-247-7748
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“banana pudding” (75 reviews)
“brisket” (75 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (61 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3725 Maryville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920-6141
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Reviewed yesterday

We are new to the area so we asked the locals where to eat. Sweet P's BBQ was one of the recommendations. It's a little difficult to find but well worth the hunt. Fantastic ribs, pulled pork, and tender smoked brisket. Their best side is...More

Thank Arthur J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love this restaurant. I had never actually been to it until the other day but they cater at our work all the time and finally decided to check it out. Really nice place right off of the river/lake so the sights of all...More

Thank Matt D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Way out in the boonies by the river but worth the drive. Had the sausage which if you like spicy is that and very tasty. Also had mac-n-cheese and potato salad which were both good. Others in our party had brisket and Pulled Pork and...More

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

This is truly great BBQ. The pulled pork and ribs were some of the best, if not the best, I’ve ever had. Their thick sauce is exceptional, a rich sweet tangy load of goodness. I don’t think their brisket matches the best I’ve had in...More

Thank BritinVA
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

This is a well worthy the place to eat at. Don’t give me wrong the food was good but what makes it a 4 Is it local and atmosphere. Don’t get me wrong the food was good but it’s physical location and the building take...More

Thank MoonManScott
Reviewed 3 April 2018

I have eaten a lot of BBQ in my time but never tasted sauce as good as their's. The brisket was a little dry but the sauce made up for that. The sides I had were unremarkable but overall the meal was good and I...More

Thank keystonekop
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Met friends here and didn’t know what to expect. Waited in a long line to order, line moved pretty quickly. The food was worth any wait!! Highly recommend! You will be expected to show ID for all alcohol, even if your 60!

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Come here after seeing it on man vs food and it was amazing!! I jad the sampler which had ribs,pulled pork sandwhich,brisket and 3 side i choses potato salad,pinto beans and slaw everything was very good well seasoned and well flavoured. The wings were amazing...More

1  Thank Z q
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We saw this place featured on Man vs. Food and we knew we had to check it out. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I got the bbq burrito which was massive. I wasn't able to finish it but it was delicious. My boyfriend...More

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I love Sweet Peas chicken wings. The dry rub is my favorite. The wings are meaty and cooked perfectly. The sides they offer are tasty. I enjoy there greens they are cooked like no other. They have fantastic flavor. So go give Sweet Peas a...More

Thank juliehamin
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3 July 2016|
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Response from EYE88 | Reviewed this property |
Check their online menu for gluten-free...... not sure.
1 June 2016|
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Response from Angel G | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you need reservations the place is very big. You will have not problems
27 May 2015|
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Response from Angel G | Reviewed this property |
Yes when we were there we saw children around. They have kids menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3725 Maryville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920-6141
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-247-7748
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