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Big D's BBQ

6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
+1 706-216-6706
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“hush puppies” (40 reviews)
“ribs” (55 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
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Reviewed yesterday

Big D's was easy to work with and delivered exactly as promised for my daughter's wedding reception. Casual, delicious, friendly and affordable!

Thank marshakellum
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been her a few times in past. Always been during lunch until today. Lunch is quick, but dinner seemed slower. Ribs were very good. Slaw was nothing special, and sweet potatoes fries were not good at all.

Thank randy w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great BBQ and their Brunswick Stew can't be beat. Great go-to for anytime. The customer service is always great and the service is fast and courteous. You can smell the aroma before you even get in the door.

Thank sweetpea30506
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ther are no baby back ribs here, only St. Louis rub style. And they are seasoned so perfectly, my wife said they needed none of the three sauces offered on each table. She thinks the best she's ever had. This is not a fancy place....More

Thank Vagabond2be
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting friends in the Atlanta area and they recommended Big Ds. It is a small bbq shack attached to Sankeys gas station. We got the rib and wing platter with mac and cheese, fried pickles, and fried okra. All were tasty and the...More

Thank Cincy R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place has awesome breakfast. Huge biscuits that are outstanding! BBQ is pretty good if your in a hurry.

Thank lovelondon123
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We have been using Big D's for take-out for years. The BBQ is really good but a bit salty for my taste. The service and staff can be inconsistent. Most recent visit was frustrating because they could not locate our order (it was not ready)....More

Thank Kirk L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I've been going here often and as much as I could. I adore their jumbo pork sandwiches and fries, I also add Memphis Saunders on top of it and everything becomes even more delicious! I recommend this place to anyone who is in town! Don't...More

Thank Nikita K
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Not bad BBQ ordered the jumbo brisket sandwich did not think it was jumbo just regular size tater salad ok baked beans good need to stop by they have several locations in the area

Thank compassion691
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

You hear that the best BBQ are at the "dives". Located next to a BP station on the Corner of Hwy 53 and 400 N, nothing fancy about Big D's inside or out; But the pulled pork - Yessir! They have 2 NC sauces and...More

2  Thank Dave B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dawsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-216-6706
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