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Big D's BBQ

6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
+1 706-216-6706
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (39 reviews)
“ribs” (53 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not bad BBQ ordered the jumbo brisket sandwich did not think it was jumbo just regular size tater salad ok baked beans good need to stop by they have several locations in the area

Thank compassion691
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You hear that the best BBQ are at the "dives". Located next to a BP station on the Corner of Hwy 53 and 400 N, nothing fancy about Big D's inside or out; But the pulled pork - Yessir! They have 2 NC sauces and...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband noted the strange smell as we walked in..kind of like a dirty pig, he said. I got pulled pork, chicken and ribs. My chicken tasted like the odor we smelled, which made it pretty much inedible unless it was coated in sauce. The...More

Thank EldaP
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Simply the best barbecue in North Georgia!!! My favorite! Breakfast, lunch or dinner - always good food. Try the "brownie" - mine and my daughter in laws go to!

Thank BLDaws
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had lunch at this place on May 21st. At 12:30 AM there was quite a line. There is not much place to sit, but most people order to go. If you want you sit outside. I had a tarheel burger. It comes with no...More

Thank AmarilisVos
Reviewed 16 May 2017

My wife ordered 6lb of meat on Saturday afternoon for a family get together on Sunday at 1:00pm. Paid for the order online at that time and request a 12:30pm pickup on Sunday. She received and email Sunday morning saying that the order would be...More

Thank mdrider2017
BigDsBBQ, Owner at Big D's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Hi Mdrider2017, I want to thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience this past Sunday. We can't agree with you more, it was chaos. We unfortunately had a perfect storm happen with one of our busiest weekends of the...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Love there BBQ. It's not a big place but love eating here. My grown children love there breakfast 2. Have never had a bad experience here. It's a little hard to get to now that they worked on road, but worth the trouble to get...More

Thank 50Nana
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We love Big D's BBQ! This is the BEST BBQ I have ever had... Well, next to my brother-in-law's but he does not sell his. I highly recommend to EVERYONE!

Thank HansiH71
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I frequent Big D's whenever I'm in the mood for BBQ. It is my favorite BBQ place in the area. I normally get the pulled pork and fries but their corn fritters (hush puppies?) are amazing. They also have really good biscuits in the morning....More

Thank Mallory G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Big D's knows their BBQ. Tender but never dry, nice selection of sauces. Try the Brownie platter or sandwich made from the extra seasoned Brown outside of the pork.. It is something special give it a try. Huge cat head biscuits, sawmill gravy and Country...More

Thank Tommy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
American, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dawsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-216-6706
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