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Rickard Ridge BBQ

) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Caryville €€ - €€€, American, Barbecue
131 Goose Ln, Caryville, TN 37714-3849
+1 423-907-8202
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (28 reviews)
“baked beans” (14 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
131 Goose Ln, Caryville, TN 37714-3849
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent BBQ. Ribs, baked beans and green beans all great. Will be back again next trip. Great setting on the lake with a view of the hills.

Thank The R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by the Hampton Inn staff a half mile down the road. Discount if mentioned. Nothing special but acceptable and a nice view of the lake. On the night we visited they had an local bluegrass band playing as a senior event.

Thank RunOhio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I dined on the patio and the view of the sunset was wonderful! He had the ribs and I had the pulled pork sandwich. The onion rings were terrific - not sure what was in the batter, but they were great!

Thank Renee J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This BBQ place was recommended by the hotel staff (Hampton). They did not point us in the wrong direction. It is in a state park which is a little different. We had a very good meal (fried mushrooms-home made and chicken wings). The food was...More

Thank tkherold
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's BBQ with a view. I really wish this place was closer to home. The staff is very nice. The food was great. The location is surrounded with nice views. If you go, you have to try the baked beans. They are the best I...More

Thank MercsMiles
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped at the Hampton Inn less than a 1/4 mile away and stumbled on this place while checking out the area. It is in a very picturesque location with the building sitting on a hill overlooking a lake. The food was very good. We...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I recommend splitting the combo. Fried green tomatoes appetizer are awesome. Loved the setting in the park.

Thank Scuba_StClaire
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch in small group and sat near window that has view of lake. A pleasant setting for a lunch with friends. The barbecue was tasty! I had the big loaded baked potato that has barbecue piled on top. Very good, but wish they'd...More

Thank SMJ_13
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This was good bbq but not exceptional. The grilled asparagus, onion rings, & fried pickles were good. We had the brisket, cheddar sandwich, good added grilled onions which was nice. Dessert Was good but not homemade.

Thank Karen Y
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We actually ate here two nights in a row, considering the choice of place in town. But this was way more just last refuge. The barbecue was very good, not the best we've had, but a good B+. Ribs, chicken, brisket, flat-iron steak, we tried...More

Thank TennTom4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 20:00
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: 131 Goose Ln, Caryville, TN 37714-3849
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Caryville
  • Phone Number: +1 423-907-8202
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