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Johns Barbecue

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411 N Glenwood Ave, Dalton, GA 30721-2812
+1 706-226-1769
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Savannah
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

I travel a lot for business , mostly in Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. I LOVE good barbecue and my wife is not a big barbecue fan. So I am constantly looking for good barbeque when I travel for work(without the boss). I was in Dalton last week and found Johns Barbecue on North Glenwood Ave. on my first... More 

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Georgia
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

4 generations of my family have eaten at this local legend. Family owned and operated since it opened it's doors way back when. This was a favorite spot my Grandfather would take me after school. Fresh hamburgers, hamburgers steaks, smoked pork, beef and chicken BBQ. The pork sandwich with hot slaw is the greatest BBQ sandwich ever. Homemade Coconut, Chocolate... More 

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Thank trickumdawg
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Humm!! is the word. Great atmosphere amd food. Catering is also available..served for my daughter's wedding and was fantastic. The Barbeque is one of the best that I have eaten. Visit them quite often.

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Thank Janie B
Dalton, Georgia
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77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

They have great BBQ & Brunswick Stew, but they also have great HB Steaks, Baked Potatoes, tea and homemade desserts. Order at counter and pick up, so no servers-but really none necessary!!

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Thank Gail C
Dalton
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Dirty restaurant, tons of flies, mediocre food. I was not impressed with the bbq. There are much better options in Dalton. The staff wasn't friendly and I felt unwelcome. Overall, I would not recommend this restaurant. If you really want to try it perhaps getting it to go would be a more pleasant experience.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2014

Went here for the first time and will never go back. I would warn anyone who's had REAL BBQ!! Not to stop there. The cole slaw was the worst ever, the BBQ sauce tasted like old wine. The baked beans came straight out of a can.... Terrible!!! Whoever rates this place good has never left Dalton or tried real BBQ!!... More 

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Dalton, Georgia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014

Their barbecue is some of the best I've ever tasted. Their sides were excellent . You cant go wrong stopping for lunch at John'.

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Thank jaysphotos
Dalton, Georgia
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281 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014

Mom and pop in Dalton Ga and located near AutoZone on Glennwood. The prices are a little high but the food is good. The building could use a facelift.

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Edgefield, South Carolina
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2014

Got a reasonable amount of food for the money, but was surprised by the quality. Didn't really seem to be bbq so much as it seemed to be pork in bbq sauce. It was ok, but it wouldn't be my first stop in Dalton for BBQ.

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Thank Doc S
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014 via mobile

Stopped in for a Bar-b-que sandwich, and was very pleased. Nothing fancy, but reasonably priced and ample portions. Food was hot and tasted good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 N Glenwood Ave, Dalton, GA 30721-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dalton
  • Phone Number: +1 706-226-1769

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