COST$$$ SERVICE**** FOOD*** ATMOSPHERE*** STYLE:  Casual BASE:  Local Restaurant HOURS:  Monday ... Closed;  Tuesday - Thursday  11 am - 8 pm;  Friday & Saturday  11 am - 9 pm; Sunday  12 pm - 7 pm RATING***1/2 HEALTH INSPECTION RATING97 (04/13/2013) Official Websitehttp://www.sweetpbbq.com/ ONLINE ORDERING AVAILABLE CURBSIDE SERVICE NOT AVAILABLE
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**** 3725 Maryville Pike, Knoxville, Tennessee 865-247-7748 Sweet P’s Bar-B-Q & Soul House Appetizers Fried Pickles Deep fried pickle spears served with your choice of dipping sauces. 5.00 Pimento Cheese Dip Our homemade pimento cheese served warm with our handcut BBQ potato chips. 5.00 Chopped Pork Boston Butts smoked low and slow with a mix of white oak and hickory on our custom pit smokers. This barbeque will redefine the way you think of Q.  Sandwich just 4.00 9.50 /lb. Pulled Chicken Pulled half chickens with just a touch of our Soul Rub.  Sandwich 4.25 10.00 /lb Smoke N’ Soul Chicken Moist is an understatement when you’re talking about our smoked chicken quarters. 4.25 /quarter Tennessee Beef Brisket Folks in Texas are not the only ones that do brisket right. A true barbeque delicacy you can cut with a fork. Great on a samich and even better on its own. Sandwich just 5.00. 13.00 /lb Ribs Dry rubbed St. Louis style pork ribs that makes even Memphisites say DA*N!  Available by the full or half rack. 20.00 / 10.00 Smoked Chicken Wings Tossed generously in soul rub, smoked, flash fried and finished with more soul rub or spicy garlic BBQ sauce. These wings can’t be beat.  Available by the sixes or individually. 5.49 / .95 each. Plates & Burritos BBQ Plate Your choice of Chopped Pork, Pulled Chicken or Smoke n’ Soul Chicken with two sides and a bun. 8.49 Brisket Plate Brisket and two sides. 10.49 Rib Plate Your choice of a half or full rack with 2 sides.  Available by the half or full rack. 14.00 / 24.00 Sampler Plate 1/4 rack of ribs, serving of brisket, pork or chicken sandwich and three sides. 20.00 Kids Plate Pork or chicken sandwich with one side and a drink. 4.50 The BBQ Burrito Your choice of chicken or pork, beans, slaw, cheese and sauce all wrapped up in a 12 inch tortilla.  Add brisket for $2 more. 7.49 El Gigante Comida Not for the novice or weak of heart/stomach. As featured on the television show Man vs. Food this is a food challenge only. Reservations are required and we must have at least 24 hrs. notice. The challenge consists of a 4 lb. BBQ Burrito 1/2 lb. of mac and cheese and a 1/2 lb. of banana pudding all to be eaten in one hour or less with a 10 min keep it down cool down. For those who succeed a t-shirt and a picture on our wall of fame. For those who fail, eternal shame and the loss of  $50 hard earned American dollars. 50.00 Sauces & More Thick Sauce A traditional East Tennessee sauce tomato based with just the right amount of sweetness.  One pint. 5.00 Thin Sauce This one of a kind vinegar based sauce blends the best of Tennessee and North Carolina’s sweet and tangy flavors.  One pint. 5.00 Hot Sauce Our thin sauce with a chipotle puree. This is not a tongue scorcher but a subtle smokey heat.  One pint. 5.00 Soul Rub Take home a pint of the driving force behind our culinary creations. Rub it on your meat of choice or kick up your favorite recipes. It seems to work for us.  Available by the full or half-pint. 10.00 / 5.00 Salads & Sides Tomato N’ Blues Salad Our signature salad and most popular starts with chopped grape tomatoes, cucumbers, and yellow peppers and is then tossed with chunks of blue cheese and homemade tomato vinaigrette making this salad a true original. Available by the pint or serving. 10.99 / 3.79 A Great Green Salad A healthy portion of our tomato n’ blues salad over a bed of fresh greens.  Add chicken for $2.50 more. 6.00 Mac N’ Cheese A classic done right. Loaded with cheese and our secret spices this is the real deal “a can’t miss item.” Available by the pint or single serving.   6.75 / 2.25 Mixed Beans Pinto and white beans slow cooked with, onion, garlic, and spices. (Vegetarian style upon request)  Available by the pint or single serving.   6.25 / 2.25 Tater Salad Smashed potato salad with onion, green pepper, and eggs. A family recipe that never disappoints.  Available by the pint or serving. 6.25 / 2.25 Cole Slaw Sweet and tangy; a perfect perfect compliment to anything on the menu. Available by the pint or serving. 6.25 / 2.25 Green Beans Fresh steamed green beans with onion and garlic and cumin.  Available by the pint or the serving. 7.50 / 2.50 Sauteed Greens n’ Things A soul food staple with a modern twist. Collard greens sauteed with carrots, black eyed peas, celery and bacon. Available by the pint or serving. 7.50 / 2.50 Daily Specials: Tuesday Viva la Sweet P’s BBQ Nachos or Quesadillas and Burrito’s 6.00 Wednesday Red Bean’s and Rice w/ Andouille Sausage 6.00 Thursday Meatloaf A combination of ground pork, beef and sausage with roasted peppers, garlic and special seasonings. We smoke em for two hours and finish with a chipotle ketchup glaze. Served with your choice of two sides 8.00 Friday Smoked Sausage Plate A serving of smoked sausage and two sides of your choice. 8.00 Saturday & Sunday The Farm Burger A 1/2 lb. ground beef ground pork burger with bacon, smoked cheedar and topped with a fried egg! Served with handcut potato chips. 7.00 Desserts Banana Pudding A southern favorite that never disappoints.  Available by the pint or by the serving. 8.50 / 3.00 Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies Two of our favorite things in perfect harmony – bacon and chocolate.  Made exclusively for us by Magpies Bakery. 2.25 Located in a South Knoxville Marina, this restaurant is located in buildings reminiscent of a fish camp.  Outside dining is in abundance and there is adequate inside dining available.  As you step in the door you place your order directly to the kitchen.  Pay for your meal, fix your drink and choose your seating.  The sides offered by Sweet P’s are a bit different than your traditional BBQ sides.  Sticking to what is served, the Tater Salad is totally tasteless, the cole slaw is good.  I’m told the award winning Mac N Cheese is great but it tasted scorched.  Which leads to the lack of fries and BBQ baked beans.  With the lack of the two staples, we are offered mixed white and pinto beans or even green beans both of which is a felony in the BBQ world.  The only savior to this review is the thick bbq sauce.  This is the best sauce in the building, it truly revived my meal and will guarantee return trips to the restaurant.  Notes to the menu:  Tomato N’ Blues Salad gets high marks as a side item, but it costs more than a regular side item.  Buns are offered for any plate dinner and the Banana Pudding offers a great close to any meal.  Most BBQ joints declared the pork bbq as their signature dish, but Sweet P’s brisket has a heavy following.  If you are not a major fan of smoked meats, you will be pleasantly surprised at the flavor of Sweet P’s meats. Mild and not over done.  Sweet P’s has been featured on Man vs. Food on the Travel Channel.