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Big D's BBQ

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American, Barbecue, Grill
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6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534-6806
+1 706-216-6706
07:00 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 08:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Stockbridge, Georgia
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96 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We went on a Sunday afternoon. This was during a fall festival. We ordered the pork & chicken sandwich with fries. It came with two hush puppies, they were so good we had to order more. I enjoyed the vinegar BBQ sauce but all three were good.

Thank Beachkat1
Pinehurst, North Carolina
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Went there and had the Brownie Pork Sandwich...it's was good! It was crowded on Saturday...but what good BBQ joint isn't! Friendly waitstaffand outdoor seating. My son really liked the pork n beans. Good spot!

Thank Meares91730
Holly Springs, Georgia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Loved the food, but we decided to visit on a Sunday early afternoon, which is a big mistake. The after church crowd was in evidence, and we had to wait a while for our food. It was worth it! There were no seats available, but we did finally find a picnic table to share with another family. The pork was... More 

Thank georgia7rider
Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great food, good prices, and amazing patience, kindness and quick clean-up after a four-year-old got sick in the middle of the dinner rush. It is a huge testimony to their service that none of us traveling with the preschooler felt that we needed to leave in shame. No one else left either - the food was too good and the... More 

Thank Terri06
Dawsonville, Georgia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We used to eat here all the time. For the last 3 months it has been awful. Not to mention it is really expensive for food that is not good or portioned properly. Some of the staff looks like the need to go home and take a bath and wash their clothes.

Thank Jburgess8054
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Big D's does a nice job of satisfying your barbecue cravings. We frequent Big D's and the party pack is always a favorite. The portions are ample, the food fresh and there are many options to choose from.

Thank dheleneb
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The bbq here is very delicious. The bbq is smoked just right. Very tender and juicy. Had the key like pie for dessert. It was okay, very rich and heavy for my liking. We will certainly eat here again.

Thank Traveler2541
Suwanee, Georgia
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

I tried Big D's at a recent Golf Tournament Fundraiser. The meat was moist and tasty, and I loved the sweet BBQ sauce. I found out that Big D's has been donating the food for this fundraiser for years. I love great food, but when they give back in this way to the community, you can't beat this business!

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Cumming, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My husband and I stopped in to Big D's for a quick bite and were surprised to find the BBQ was delicious! The restaurant is better suited for take out orders and the décor has seen better days...but Oh! The pulled pork sandwich and onion rings were to die for! Definitely recommend.

Thank LifesTraveler
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Every time we eat here seems better than the last! Their blackened ribs are so juicy the meat falls off the bone!

Thank Ibuyt

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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, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
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 30534-6806
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dawsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-216-6706

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