Fullservice BBQ coming to area

Anthony DiFranco III, owner of Fullservice BBQ, is converting the former ConocoPhillips gas station, located at the corner of Kingston Pike and David Lane, into a barbecue restaurant. Anthony DiFranco III, a 1998 Farragut High School graduate and Karns resident, is bringing his barbecue business to the greater Farragut area.

DiFranco, owner of Fullservice BBQ, is converting the former ConocoPhillips gas station, located at the corner of Kingston Pike and David Lane in Knoxville, into a barbecue restaurant.

“After the plans and permits are approved, it will take six to seven weeks of work before [the store] opens, if nothing goes wrong,” he said.

The location will accommodate drive-thru and picnic-style service for outdoor dining.

“We will have outdoor tables underneath the canopy,” Di-Franco said. “We will have seating for about 55 to 60 [customers].”

The former gas station building will house one big kitchen.
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