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Fox Bros. BBQ

1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-2026
+1 404-577-4030
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (333 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (95 reviews)
“frito pie” (63 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-2026
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Reviewed 2 days ago

So glad a local referred us to this place. Excellent BBQ. Two of us shared the BC Plate, which includes a choice of three meats (we picked fatty sliced brisket, ribs, and pulled pork), four wings, and two sides (went with collard greens and green...More

Thank AnonymousVBG
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tried this with a friend and his young daughter, and the first Thring that strikes you is the small of smoke when you drive up and park, if your able to park. We went on a Saturday lunchtime and were lucky to get a spot...More

Thank wanderingitalian
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

To avoid the crowds and parking we ordered out. As you can see from the order ticket, I got to taste a number of their menu items. Some of the reviews i read were very over rated, some were spot on. The items that I...More

Thank Gagolfer6
Reviewed 6 days ago

I arrived there just twenty minutes after opening and the place was packed. So much so I opted for take-out. One taste and I understood why. The Ribs were superb and the Pork juicy with the proper smoke ring. I'm told the Popper are a...More

Thank Sensei2685
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I 1st visited this location in 2014 and I've been coming back every time I come to Atlanta ever since. The service is very very good. Every server is very very friendly, very very helpful and very very courteous. The food here is absolutely delicious....More

Thank Antonette B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Words can't describe how good the food was. I could smell the smokiness of the meat before we ever entered the building. We ordered pickle chips as an appetizer and they were the best I ever had! We shared a rack of ribs with sides...More

Thank shelley g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit. Other Family members highly recommended. Fox’s is small and limited parking, so we planned visit before rush hour. Great BBQ and wonderful sides. Tried pulled pork and sliced Brisket. Both moist and tender. Large portions. What I enjoyed most was Brunswick Stew. Thick...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Texas style meat. Probably the best brisket I've had. A+++ for food. All other aspects get a grade of F+. Almost a two hour wait with no space inside to wait inside. Sitting outside in the cold rain for two hours is tough. The...More

Thank Ezra F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First trip here...we had heard about Fox Brothers on Diners, Drive In's, and Dives. We both ordered a combination plate. I had brisket and pulled pork w/ mac & cheese and cole slaw. Hubby had ribs and brisket w/ cole slaw and frito pie. Everything...More

Thank mermaid0675
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ribs are amazinnnnnnng. As is the macaroni and cheese. AND BANANA PUDDING. Parking can be difficult if you go during rush times. Expect a wait. It’s worth it.

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sally h
11 March 2017|
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Response from sdjohnson123 | Reviewed this property |
There is wheelchair access but it will be tight.
11 November 2016|
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Response from _MsBrendaGale | Reviewed this property |
If you know someone in the area (friends or family) that's probably your best bet for having it shipped. I'm not certain if they actually ship it. It is indeed blasted good!
30 July 2016|
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Response from Patricia D | Reviewed this property |
If they do, let me know! I'd love to have some shipped to Colorado!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-2026
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-577-4030
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