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Love that B-B-Q

1901 Maryville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920-3817
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“layer salad” (2 reviews)
“pork sandwich” (2 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
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LOCATION
1901 Maryville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920-3817
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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great BBQ pork sandwich with potato salad and 7 layer salad. Sides were great - tasted like home made.

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Great food and awesome folks 👍 the wife had brisket and I myself enjoyed the pork sandwich and I'm lucky enough to live next door!

Thank Kenneth I
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Meaty ribs, smoked balogna, smoked sausage and pulled pork. Don't miss the 7-layer salad, and check the daily dessert specials.

Thank Jack R
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Heard the raves of this place so we decided to stop in. We both had the Pork BBQ sandwich combo Hubby had Fries which they are hand cut and Slaw. I had the Beans which they was okay had some kind of chunk of meat...More

1  Thank Greenidoll
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Love's is a little hole-in-the-wall ex-gas station, but it's the best barbecue I've ever eaten--and I've been to a lot of places all over the country. Walter Love, the owner knows what he's doing when it comes to barbecue and all the sides, and his...More

Thank davea180
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Two person operation the day I was there Service was good and food was as good as other BBQ places I have been Good portions A bit pricey to me but good value Adequate parking Great staff

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We actually live really close to this small restaurant. Always want to try it but they are closed on Sundays. Any way we had the opportunity to stop and eat there. The staff are so nice and the food was pretty good, my ribs were...More

Thank Angel G
Reviewed 4 April 2016

This was a hole in the wall gas station converted into a small bbq joint. Stumbled upon this place on accident and it was awesome. I loved the brisket and their homemade bbq sauce. I tried their regular and hot but not the hottest one....More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 6 March 2016

This place is so improbable; you wouldn't expect to get such great barbeque from what seems to be a somewhat run-down old time restaurant on a country road with smoking cookers out front making the barbeque. In addition, you've got to be good at Knoxville...More

1  Thank MaizeBlueVA
Reviewed 23 January 2016

This place is awesome. It's a little out of the way, but is worth the drive. I routinely buy their sauce for my use at home.

1  Thank ChildeRoland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 Maryville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920-3817
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
Description
This place has been open since March 2011 and offers bbq sandwiches, ribs, etc. Has been in local papers and on TV.
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