Aug. 7, 2022: Early this morning while the restaurant was closed, our Sweet P’s Uptown Corner location in Fountain City was hit by a car and sustained damage to the building. No employees were in the building at the time of the incident. The restaurant will be temporarily closed today and until further notice.

We will keep you updated as we know more and work toward reopening. For timely updates, please check our Facebook page.

About The Uptown Corner

Sweet P’s Uptown Corner is North Knoxville’s pre-eminent spot for great BBQ, classic cocktails and your headquarters for the big game. Our first full service, sit down restaurant featuring a great beer and wine as well as a full bar has got you covered for lunch and dinner Tuesday through Sunday. Located at the corner of Tazewell Pk and Jacksboro Pk the Uptown Corner provides a great atmosphere and the same great food and service you have come to expect from Knoxville’s best BBQ joints.

the worlds fair flameDaily Specials

Tuesday: Smoked Fried Chicken – $13


Wednesday: Brisket Philly – $13


Thursday: Smoked Meatloaf with your choice of 2 sides  – $13


Friday: Smoked Andouille Sausage plate with your choice of 2 sides – $13.75


Saturday & Sunday: Brunch

Uptown Corner Menu


3029 Tazwell Pk.
Fountain City, TN 37918
Map & Directions


Monday Closed
Tuesday 11am – 10pm
Wednesday 11am – 10pm
Thursday 11am – 10pm
Friday 11am – 11pm
Saturday 11am – 11pm
Sunday 11am – 10pm