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Sweet P’s Downtown Dive

410 W Jackson Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-1307
+1 865-281-1738
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (49 reviews)
“banana pudding” (29 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (34 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
410 W Jackson Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-1307
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great BBQ spot in downtown Knoxville Ribs are awesome!! I love the pulled pork sandwich with coleslaw!! YUM!! Great sides too! Fun atmosphere and they now have patio seating!! They offer three great BBQ sauces for all tastes My sons favorite place to eat!!

Thank wwfrench
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there Saturday night. Food was great. Love the potato salad. My only complaint would be that when it began to get busy, customers would have to stand with the door open and if you were sitting by the bar as we were, you can’t...More

Thank mgarrettc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here on our way to the Smokey Mountains recently. If you have time and love bbq you should stop and try it out. My husband got the pulled pork sandwich and I got the special,the brisket with ghost cheese sandwich....More

Thank Ole_Red21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We reviewed Trip Advisor for suggestions and my husband wanted something BBQ as we were just on vacation on the ocean and had our seafood fix. We followed our GPS directions and felt a bit hesitant about this location as the area seemed a bit...More

Thank crazy4wings
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great BBQ, no doubt. The Brisket was solid, which is how I usually judge these places if it's on the menu. The put a rub on it as it's plated, so it really doesn't need additional sauce unless you can't resist. They had some great...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed June 24, 2018

The BBQ sandwich is very very good. My son had a BBQ burrito, which he liked. The sauces are quite good. The real treat was the banana pudding - it is really excellent. The price is OK - not great but not a trendy rip-off....More

Thank JeffBreedlove
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We came here on the recommendation of a local friend who loves their brisket. I got ribs and my friend got brisket and chicken, so we could share. The ribs were very good, with a sugary, crispy coating. The brisket was bland as was the...More

2  Thank Alan B
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We went to Sweet P's on TA's reviews. It was ok but was not like an OMG this great bbq place. It was ok food and service was fast. Hot sauce not very hot. Not sure I would go back a bit over priced for...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Cool little joint! Great food. I got the sampler and it had brisket, pulled pork, & ribs. Side are delicious also.

Thank jmenees
Reviewed June 4, 2018

As BBQ heads we had to visit , we along with one of our friends , she had to help with , what for us , was an unusual ordering process , but we made it through. We chose the Ribs , Pulled Pork and...More

1  Thank fred s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 W Jackson Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-281-1738
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