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Smoking Gold Barbeque

59 E Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1204
+1 706-864-7427
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“corn casserole” (36 reviews)
“burnt ends” (23 reviews)
“brisket” (61 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
59 E Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1204
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch after reading about it on TripAdvisor. I see the reviews are all over the place but for us it was excellent. Got waited on right away food came very quickly and was some of the best BBQ we have had...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for some good barbecue and we asked our waitress the questions we ask all bbq places: is your meat fresh or frozen; her answer : frozen Do you have white meat; her answer: no Is your sauce home made ; her answer: no...More

Thank katzrkatz
Reviewed 10 July 2018

this is a local place that you can walk to from the square. You get refills on your drinks, the food is average and a little pricey for the size of the pulled pork sandwich, expect to spend over seven dollars for a sandwich with...More

Thank seamorelilfoot
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have eat beef brisket in a lot of places Smoking Gold is the best.Good smoke taste fall apart tender melt in your mouth.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We were second in line to order when a young man, who was a waiter, told us to have a seat, we went to the seat he showed us thinking he would wait on us. He went over to the line at the cash register...More

Thank stock78910
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Decided to eat here as previous reviews good. Lacked atmosphere. Half of the meat items on the menu were not available. Waitress was the highlight of this restaurant.

Thank upthea9
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Good priced BBQ here in the center of the square in Dahlonega. Fun stop if you are looking for a place to grab lunch.

Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed 7 June 2018

I should have asked for water to drink as the sweet tea was awful. but I came for the barbecue and it was great. I had the chicken. took bite of brisket from dining companion. both were extremely good. I can get past bad tea....More

Thank randy w
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We visited this restaurant while in Dahlonega on a Saturday night. I ordered the sausage plate and my companion had the pulled pork plate. The sausage was good but the cole slaw was almost tasteless. Corn casserole was okay. Pulled pork was fine but potato...More

Thank Bonnie H
Reviewed 7 May 2018

This is a great place for a quick lunch if you're walking about Dahlonega. Great bbq sandwiches and sweet tea. If you have time for dessert, be sure to try the peach cobbler.

Thank mrskcdc
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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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