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Rickard Ridge BBQ

131 Goose Ln, Caryville, TN 37714-3849
+1 423-907-8202
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken thighs” (16 reviews)
“pulled pork” (30 reviews)
“baked beans” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
131 Goose Ln, Caryville, TN 37714-3849
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was recommended by Hampton. With very few choices in the area, we headed over. Seems like a lot of locals dining here. I had salad while husband had BBQ. We both enjoyed our meals. Best thing is that it was close to the hotel.

Thank mommaw1966
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in Caryville for the night on our way home from Florida and the motel manager shared with us that if we wanted good BBQ this was the place to go. I had the pulled pork and my wife had a 1/2 slab of ribs...More

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

True Tennessee BBQ! Excellent service, clean, and timely. Beautiful scenery! Close to the highway. A true TN gem!

Thank kelsybay
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Good food decent price great view my wife and I went for our birthdays and we're happy with the food and service as we always are will continue to go

Thank tarver-family
Stephanie B, Manager at Rickard Ridge BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thank you so much for the great review. We hope that you and your wife had a wonderful birthday. Please come back and see us again soon. Thank you again.

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped at the Hampton Inn and Suites (900 metres down the road) and had already decided to go to Richard’s Ridge. We met some musicians on the way in (one held the door for us), and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. My wife had...More

1  Thank Roberto070now
Stephanie B, Manager at Rickard Ridge BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review and the 5 Stars. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us and the Bluegrass. Yes the buttermilk pie is delicious. We are very blessed to have such a great staff. We all want to give...More

Reviewed 9 February 2018

We were traveling south on I-75 when we stopped in Caryville for the evening. Looking for a local restaurant, we were directed to Rickard Ridge BBQ. We are glad that we did. The food was great, the views of the mountains were terrific, the wait...More

Thank BBDY
Stephanie B, Manager at Rickard Ridge BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed the food, friendly staff, the view, and the bluegrass. We love to hear that our guest have a great experience when they stop in. Please come back and see us...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Thomas is the best waiter! He’s hilarious! Really makes coming to Richard Ridge fun! Sorry ladies he’s not single.

Thank Aaron B
Stephanie B, Manager at Rickard Ridge BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you so much for the perfect 5 and great feedback. Yes, Thomas is great and very good with our guest. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Hurry back soon.

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Had the best meal at Rickard Ridge tonight! Thomas was a fantastic waiter with the best humor! Would recommend 10/10

Thank Laura A
Stephanie B, Manager at Rickard Ridge BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you so much for the perfect 5. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us at Rickard Ridge BBQ. We all hope that your travels will bring you back soon. Thank you again.

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome place to eat. Food was great and our waiter Thomas M. gave us excellent service. Thanks and God bless:)More

Thank Donna C
Stephanie B, Manager at Rickard Ridge BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us, and had an opportunity to meet Thomas. We hope that you return soon for some more great food. Thank you again from all of us here at...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

excellent view. good food. great service. wonderful people. great location would stop there again. easy to findMore

Thank tonmar2015
Stephanie B, Manager at Rickard Ridge BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you so much for the great review and 5 stars. We take pride in having excellent service and food. We are so happy that you enjoyed the view as well. We hope that your travels will bring you back to Caryville Tn. soon. Thank...More

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Kathy Z
21 February 2018|
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Response from Stephanie B | Property representative |
No we don't have beer. We are located in a State Park. We apologize.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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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