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Fresh Air Bar-B-Que

1164 Highway 42 S, Jackson, GA 30216-2122
+1 770-775-3182
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“stews” (47 reviews)
“pork” (16 reviews)
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08:00 - 20:30All hours
American, Barbecue
1164 Highway 42 S, Jackson, GA 30216-2122
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good barbecue but servings were a bit smaller than what I would expect from a barbecue restaurant. It was a tad off-putting to see the staff weigh each serving on a scale.

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well they ONLY offer chopped pork at this location and vinegar based BBQ sauce. Not my favorite and the Brunswick stew was OK. 3 Stars! They need more options than pulled or chopped pork, Brunswick stew and coleslaw. Make ribs, chicken, and chopped pork sandwiches....More

Thank RayQ1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mind you, I LOVE Bar-B-Que! And I love Georgia BBQ. Since we were in the area visiting this past weekend, we asked the locals recommendations on good BBQ: Fresh Air was the one place all recommended! Yes, they have a huge clientele: the place was...More

Thank Michael I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the pulled pork sandwiches but disappointed that the pecan pie was not fresh but frozen. Large outside covered seating area allows dogs and will provide a water bowl

Thank littlerocky5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the building and atmosphere. The people that work there are wonderful but the food was not what we expected because all we had heard about the place. The pork may as well been broiled in the oven a had some BBQ sauce sprinkled over...More

Thank BudgetTravelerMR2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The BBQ is nice and tender, but you need to like vinegar based BBQ to truly enjoy it. Their sauces are good also.

Thank KellyShyan
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went out of the way to try this place because I had heard so much about it. It was the worst barbecue I have ever had. bad service meat is mushy, sauce is not barbecue sauce, it is some kind of fruit vinegar. save your...More

Thank Don K
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Gave the best service, even my 4 legged son got a bowl of water and a ham bone ,thanks to the freindly lady's .GOD BLESS YOU AND YOUR BUSINESS.

Thank beua341
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Some of the best BBQ to be had in the country. Very rustic setting and the food cannot be beat. They cook all of their food on site and as soon as you step out of the car you know something wonderful awaits. It is...More

Thank Chastity S
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We found this place by accident while avoiding a traffic jam on the interstate on our way home from a trip up north. Our little kids weren't crazy about the BBQ, but my husband and I loved it and couldn't get enough of the Brunswick...More

Thank Cynthia B
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Becky C
16 January 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1164 Highway 42 S, Jackson, GA 30216-2122
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 770-775-3182
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