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Big D's BBQ

6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534-6806
+1 706-216-6706
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (64 reviews)
“hush puppies” (36 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (22 reviews)
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Diner, American, Barbecue, Grill, Cafe
$$ - $$$
6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534-6806
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Frequent this restaurant. The Boss Burger is fantastic and served on Texas toast. Their crinkle fries are delicious too. Be prepared for a 20-25 minute wait on burgers though - - it’s worth it. Only downside is they serve Pepsi versus Coke.

Thank sandybredmon
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

They do it right! Taste great! The Sandwich with the charred ends is my favorite. They also have great sweet tea!

Thank CDGaines
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Food was subpar. It was not clean, there were flies. Food was dry!! Will never go there again. Lot's of other places to eat!

Thank manoj k
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We are from NC so we are a little picky about BBQ and what some restaurants call BBQ. It has to have flavor without the sauce. We love everything here including their ribs, brisket, pulled pork, hamburgers, and wings. Their sweet tea is perfect as...More

Thank cruising28
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Ate here with the wife and two kids. I had the burnt ends and they were great. Everyone really liked what they ordered. This won't be our last trip here.

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Was some of the best brisket I've ever had! Very friendly service. I loved everything I ordered. BBQ sauce was amazing!

Thank Jennylovestravel_13
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I can tell you all here in this space but I'll try. I have eaten here twice: going and coming! Their meat is just as good, maybe better, than my own! I like bark. I like flavor, well seasoned meat, well cooked and not full...More

Thank 24davidi
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Driving up to Big D’s can fool you. It doesn’t look like much but the food is excellent. Got the chopped beef brisket. Used the Memphis sauce with heat. Awesome. Great food. On your way to hike the AT let this be your last good...More

Thank wolandy
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Hole in the wall BBQ attached to a has stationed.....absolutely amazing! Huge portions, great taste, worth the drive!

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Thanks, TA Contributors, for recommending Big D's BBQ. It was the perfect place to stop for lunch after a busy morning at the North Georgia Premium Outlets. We enjoyed the bbq pork platter with slaw and baked beans. Absolutely delicious. I think that the kitchen...More

Thank Weasel78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Diner, American, Barbecue, Grill, Cafe
Breakfast, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534-6806
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dawsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-216-6706
  • E-mail
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