The Quest for perfect BBQ starts here

Savor the journey with mouthwatering smoked meats and sauces made from our exclusive recipes, perfectly complemented by freshly prepared homestyle sides.

Our Selection

Enjoy mouth-watering barbeque pork, beef, chicken, and turkey, made fresh daily and ready to enjoy! Phil’s Dream Pit offers fast, friendly service and delicious food at fair prices on-site and to go. 








Dream Packs To Go


About Phil’s Dream Pit

The Quest for Perfect BBQ Since 2008

Phil’s passion for cooking evolved from family gatherings to becoming a beloved local spot, renowned for its delicious food and signature hospitality. Centrally located in the Tri-Cities of Northeast Tennessee, with easy access to I-26 and I-81, Phil’s Dream Pit is just minutes from Kingsport, Johnson City, Bristol, and nearby communities.

Now, Phil’s nephew Brian continues the family tradition as the new owner. The same mouthwatering food, fast service, friendly atmosphere, quality catering, and community involvement have made Phil’s Dream Pit a favorite destination.

Top Notch Catering

Phil’s Dream Pit can cater your event! We offer custom-tailored packages to make small and large happenings a success!

Full-Service Catering

Over 75 people


Under 75 people

Drop-Off Catering

Delivery for self-serve

Pickup Orders

Dream Packs to feed 4, 6, 12, or more!

See What Our Customers Say!

Visit Phil’s Dream Pit

Where can you find a traditional southern BBQ joint with fast service, great food, and a friendly atmosphere? Phil’s Dream Pit is at 534 Eastern Star Road, Kingsport, TN. It is conveniently located near I-26 and I-81, just minutes from Kingsport, Johnson City, and Bristol. 

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