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Fox Bros. BBQ

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Barbecue
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” (342 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (100 reviews)
“frito pie” (64 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

The parking lot at lunchtime was full, the staff was friendly and accommodating, the Texas motif was not overdone, and people seemed to be having fun. But the food was, not to put too fine a point on it, mediocre. Meat first: We had brisket,...More

Thank Porcophile
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here late on a Sunday evening, like 10pm-ish. Wasn’t expecting great food at that time for obvious reasons but had never tried it out so we decided to stop in. I have purchased their sauces from the grocery store before and was not exactly...More

Thank Allen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

When i am blown away by a menu like this place, i just ask the waitress how long they have worked there and what are the top five dishes. We took some of the recommendations but ultimately picked the following: Chicken fried ribs, smoked wings,...More

Thank SaltandWeather
Reviewed 1 week ago

I know BBQ. I had a BC plate with brisket sliced pulled bbq and smoked wings. Brisket is good but I am not a fan of mesquite wood cooking. The Pork BBQ had zero taste. Not like the eastern NC I am used too. Smoked...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You know this place attracts a crowd when there's an Atlanta Police car on the corner and they're out there directing traffic. Was it worth it? Oh ya!

Thank cosmo-the-dog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to see if this place lives up to all the hype. Yes, it is good. No, it’s not the absolute best. You will leave satisfied after having some creative bbq food. We ordered the Fox Bros burger with the pimento cheese and the rot...More

Thank JRsNeighbor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When driving anywhere around Atlanta I manage my schedule to eat lunch at Fox Brothers. My latest trip was no exception. The parking lot seems to be getting smaller but the food continues to be excellent. I was in the mood for ribs so the...More

Thank Ugagawg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a large group of coworkers. The pimento cheese fries and fried pickles are very good. We enjoyed the brisket and ribs but the pulled pork wasn't the best. The collard greens and frito pie were great. The cole slaw, potato salad and...More

Thank Vince C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good barbecue. Ribs have flavor but a little dry and BBQ sauce isn't great. Sides are all really good tho. 6 small wings for $9 ? Good thing they were good cause wow. Expensive. Overall fun stop. Not sure it deseruto be too 10...More

Thank Bridget G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fox Brothers Barbecue is not only the best in Atlanta, but the best I have ever eaten. The beef short rib is mind blowing!! The brisket has a pronounced smoke ring and is moist and amazingly delicious!! The smoked jalapeno cheddar sausages are superb. The...More

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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!
31 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
US$ 15
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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