Company Information

The Buddy’s Family began in 1972. Buddy Smothers and his wife LaMuriel opened the first Buddy’s Bar-b-q restaurant on Kingston Pike in West Knoxville. Today, The Family consists of 19 Buddy’s Bar-b-q restaurants, full-service Buddy’s Custom Catering and the Bearden Banquet Hall.

The Buddy’s Family operates with our original philosophy of treating customers as if they were guests in our own home. We serve delicious, always-fresh food at a real value with good ole Southern hospitality. Come on Home to Buddy’s!

Buddy's East

3700 Magnolia Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37914
Phone: 865-523-3550

Current job openings at Buddy's East

Line Prep (East) Part-time or Full-Time
Buddy's East 3700 Magnolia Ave, East Knoxville (Magnolia), TN Aug, 30
Cashier (East) Part-time or Full-Time
Buddy's East 3700 Magnolia Ave, East Knoxville (Magnolia), TN Aug, 30
Cook (East) Part-time or Full-Time
Buddy's East 3700 Magnolia Ave, East Knoxville (Magnolia), TN Aug, 30