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Bailey's Bar-B-Que

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5540 Highway 41, Ringgold, GA 30736-7261
+1 706-935-2969
10:30 - 20:00
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Fri - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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61 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So, we discovered this gem about 13 years ago and we try to go as often as we can. It is a local Ringgold BBQ joint that is family owned and operated. I love their pulled pork plate with tater tots, Cole slaw, baked beans (usually different every time, they use previous day smoked meat) and two rolls. It is... More 

Thank davidisrael126
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The barbeque recipe used is a family one that goes back generations. I have enjoyed this delicious barbeque since the 1950's. Stop by you won't be disappointed!

Thank Suzanne Y
Ringgold, Georgia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Very friendly staff, didn't have to wait long, keep refills up...just all around a very nice place to go eat!!

Thank DMiller1222
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I'm sorry but not sure what everyone is talking about. I almost got sick at the table. Couldn't tell what was wrong with pulled pork. It was gross! Over smokey and kerosene like taste. Seemed like good country folk. But on the top of my list for bad bbq😕 I walked out with my stomach turning and a bad taste... More 

Thank Keshia F
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

It has been a rough couple of days and we needed to be comforted with our favorite local BBQ place. We found this place when we moved up here 12 years ago. Locally owned, family run, waitresses know us and actually care. The food is fantastic! Last night was rib night, they only do them twice a week. Baked beans... More 

Thank davidisrael126
Cave Spring, Georgia
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75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Ranch is delish. Very fresh salad. Fries was pretty deep fried. Not much potatoes in it. Bbq pork was good as well. Baked beans not my type. Thanks Bailey's for a good visit!

Thank JFJF06
Rock Spring, Georgia
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163 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Bailey's BBQ is a tradition for locals and a must for travelers. The BBQ is smoked to perfection. The salads are one of my favorites-the ranch dressing is the bomb! Breakfast is also served and very good.

Thank fgrayson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful combo plates, great potato salad and Cole slaw. We've not gotten ribs because in the past they were a bit dry but everything else is superb.

Thank MassJennifer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, clean and friendly atmosphere at a reasonable price. Great place for family dining or a friendly meet up. We will definitely be back.

Thank Ty C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

we stayed at hometown inn and the staff sent us here , I would rate this food a high 10 . It was a excellent recommendation ,we will be back again next year

Thank kathy k

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5540 Highway 41, Ringgold, GA 30736-7261
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Ringgold
  • Phone Number: +1 706-935-2969

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?