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Creekers BBQ

256 Highway 91, Elizabethton, TN 37643-6016
+1 423-542-2272
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sliced beef” (6 reviews)
“burnt ends” (5 reviews)
“beans” (15 reviews)
American, Barbecue
256 Highway 91, Elizabethton, TN 37643-6016
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Best bbq ever! We are bbq people and this is the best around. No sauce required ever! Closed Sunday and Monday.

Thank Rudekoolaid
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

If you love BBQ you'll love this place. We were in town to do caving at the Appalachian Underground and ate here both nights. While the burnt ends are excellent our favorite was the pulled pork.... Tasted so sweet like BBQ CANDY!! It's worth driving...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

What can you say the burnt ends were amazing. Pulled pork was great. I tried a burger with pimento cheese it was really good. We had gotten before a whole butterscotch pie it was great. We love the choices of barbecue sauces they accentuate the...More

Thank mishlcampbell
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Now called Big Dans BBQ. Excellent pulled pork BBQ sandwich. The med sandwich is very big. Many sauces to choose from but really doesn’t need any. Friendly owner.

Thank Janet N
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We went white water rafting and a different BBQ restaurant was recommended by the guides and staff however it was closed and wouldn’t open for an hour. We decided not to wait and found Big Dan’s BBQ in Elizabethton. The food was delicious! The staff...More

Thank pabonn16
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Creekers has always been a favorite of ours. The variety and quality of food is outstanding, and the service provided is packed with Southern hospitality. We plan many of our family get togethers around the delicious barbeque flavored pulled pork. The beans and coleslaw are...More

Thank cdg712
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Simply the best. The brisket, the pork and mainly the brisket burnt ends. Homemade potato chips and really going BBQ sauce. Goid prices.. . clean test rooms.

Thank scotthH4362LT
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Creekers (now Big Dan's) is a very good East Tennessee barbecue restaurant. Love the burnt enda and the smoked pork. They have 2 for one lunch specials on Wednesdays.

Thank Hendrick R
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We were driving to Asheville and just happened upon this gem. The food was great and well priced. Everyone was very friendly too

Thank wcouch747
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Been to Big Dans several times and it never disappoints. Pulled pork is very good, as well as the burnt ends. Love the medley of sauces, especially the sweet and the mustard based. Portions are always plentiful, you won't be hungry after leaving. Keep up...More

Thank bigdawg23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, 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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