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Big D's BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Barbecue, Grill
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6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
+1 706-216-6706
06:00 - 21:00
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Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious, the staff was friendly and the service great! They have Cheerwine and crushed ice, for true North Carolinians. A wonderful end to a day spent hiking Amicalola Falls. We'll definitely be back!

1 Thank Jelly_Kones78
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The best!! I travel a lot and they have the best BBQ and Brunswick Stew I have tasted. I travel 4 states around me and love BBQ. Their Sauce selection is excellent (they have 3) but the Brunswick Stew is also to mouth watering!!!! BEST!

Thank Dianne P
seffner, United States
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We were passing through and saw Big D's BBQ and decided to try it for lunch! It was delicious and the lunch portion was more than enough! You won't be disappointed! Delicious and friendly!

Thank Kelly S
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

read good things about Big D's so we stopped here on way to Atlanta Very good BBQ ,pulled pork, brisket, hamburger,mac n cheese , potatoe salad corn fritters,,, everything was delicious Nice people , fast service , fun place to go

Thank Ron D
Atlanta, Georgia
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125 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Food was great got brownie plate, collards and okra.. Collards were perfect.. counter service girl was happy and helpful.. bathroom could use a cleaning.. biggest complaint is portion size for the price.. 🐷🐖

Thank Melkai_123
Atlanta, Georgia
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650 reviews
467 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent BBQ and great side items This location is not a full service restaurant. I highly recommend the pork plate with sides

Thank ddmullis
Level Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Had a nice Barbeque lunch. Good food, good service. Two lunches cost close to $25 which I thought was a little steep.

Thank Peggy S
Gainesville, GA
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

......but the prices are high for the portions. The set up is crowded and paying $24 for two people to eat a sandwich, fries, and a drink off styrofoam trays and plastic utensils is ridiculous. I would guess they will be in trouble if another barbeque place opens in the area.

1 Thank JLongerbeam
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

The barbecue here is pretty good. Not the best but still really good. I have eaten here several times and will go back again for barbecue.

Thank Michael K
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This is a place we like to visit. However, while I was sitting outside today. I couldn't help but notice the number of people that stumbled over the concrete lip just outside the front door. After making a trip to the trash can on the parking side before going back inside. I forgot about everyone else stumbling over it and... More 

1 Thank Jeanettashep

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
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, Cheap Eats
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?