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Smoking Gold Barbeque

59 E Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1204
+1 706-864-7427
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burnt ends” (24 reviews)
“brisket” (56 reviews)
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59 E Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1204
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This casual dining experience, located right off the main square in Dahloneda. The crowded little restaurant verified just how good it was. Nothing fancy. Seating inside or outside. The servers were cordial, informative and friendly. The taste was out of this world. We liked it...More

Thank retrc1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

CRAZY FAST SERVICE.. especially for a sit down place. Really good food, bean were awesome. The Pork tips were so flavorful. And THEIR Sauce have great flavor as well.

Thank ABriteCreation
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I received a message from the manager/owner after a mistake was made with my order which I didn't discover until getting home a couple hours away. He tried to rectify it & I appreciate that. I will definitely be back next time we are up...More

Thank coastal6107
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for some good barbecue so we thought we would try Smoking Gold Barbecue and boy am I glad that we did. Everything is smoked on Big Green Eggs so I knew it would be good. Great service and the food is over...More

Thank beegee059
Reviewed 4 August 2017

They have a Big Green Egg out front that does nothing but burn wood to bring customers in. We ordered beef brisket, ribs, rib tips and chicken. Everything was charred besides the chicken (which was under done. The baked beans were good.

Thank jelitch
Reviewed 3 August 2017

First of all, Dahlonega is a beautiful town and I highly recommend paying it a visit if you haven't already. We were in town to visit the gold museum and stumbled upon this great BBQ restaurant. Our waiter was extremely friendly and helpful. I had...More

Thank rhiann0nleigh
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This little restaurant is located in what appears to be an old gas station. Seating inside and outside (under the roof where the gas tanks used to be. We were walking by and we're literally drawn in by the fantastic smell from the outside BBQ...More

Thank lauratF3919ZD
Reviewed 7 July 2017

My wife and I had lunch here during our first visit to Dahlonega. The waiter suggested the burnt-end beef brisket and I'm glad he did. My wife had pulled pork. We loved the BBQ sauce, the corn casserole, baked beans, mac and cheese.

Thank timeberhart
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I'm not sure what happened when bkeez visited this place, but everyone in our group of 5, including to 9 year old picky eaters, loved it! I personally thought it was the best BBQ I've had in recent memory. It's way better than the chain...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were hitting the antique shops in Dahlonega when we saw this little placed across the street. We liked the BBQ a great deal. The portions were very small for the price, but it was tasty. Good cole slaw. The sweet tea was good but...More

Thank creolefisha
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Katie S
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Response from ansley g | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember one. Johnny B's and Gustavo's always have TVs with football, though! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 E Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1204
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dahlonega
  • Phone Number: +1 706-864-7427
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