Huntingdon is not too far from I 40 if you have time. It's about half way. Take Highway 70 through downtown Huntingdon, TN. Don't take a bypass. You will find good BBQ at CB's BBQ on your left just after you go through downtown and before you get to Veteran's Drive.
CB's BBQ @ 19062 W. Main St., Huntingdon, TN 731 - 986 - 9966
Main St Cafe
106 Main St, Berea, KY 40403