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Sherry's Bait and Barbecue

2807 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30506-1021
+1 678-971-5607
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (6 reviews)
“baked beans” (3 reviews)
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2807 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30506-1021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The servings are generous and delicious. The service is friendly and quick. They close a little earlier after Labor Day, so recommend calling to check on that.

Thank Pathfinder721936
Reviewed 3 August 2018

First of all, if you are not into fishing, don't let the name fool you. Yes, they do have fishing tackle/supplies and bait out back. But inside you can enjoy quite a meal. My retirement buddy and I went there for lunch today. I had...More

Thank HiPockets_ATLGA
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

A group of twelve of us descended upon this place and they handled us well. This is the type of joint where you order and pay at a counter and the bring the food to your table. And the food was great. As the name...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We had the pulled pork sandwich plate. Tasted fine but was in larger chunks to chew. I prefer chopped meat in smaller pieces. Probably could get by without sauce but tried them out as well. Carolina sauce more vinegar taste; KC sweet, and here was...More

Thank W A
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I’d past by Sherry’s several times in the last couple of years and think “bait & bbq”?!?! Glad I finally decided to give it a try because it’s got some seriously great bbq. Really like the pulled pork but absolutely love their brisket. Don’t be...More

Thank deb0324
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Maybe the best bbq pork sandwich I have ever eaten. Excellent smoky taste, little or no fat. Huge sandwich at reasonable prices.

Thank james s
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great lunch of tasty barbecue. The food was excellent, especially the beans and pulled pork. Also shopped for lures in the adjacent bait and tackle shop!

Thank Jeffgems
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The ribs are very well done. We have them every time our children visit us at the lake. Usually we carry out, but they have a pleasant dining area as well.

Thank Ralph20162016
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Great service and fantastic BBQ. We also love the breakfast... The Biscuits for breakfast were excellent. We have sit and had lunch as well as did take out from Sherrys

Thank RyanC5727
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We both had pulled pork. It was delicious. No fatty chunks in it that I hate. We picked creamed corn and Mac and cheese for Sides. I have never had creamed corn like this before. The couple in front of us described it as decadent...More

Thank MissBillW
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Average prices
USD 28
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2807 Dawsonville Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30506-1021
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 678-971-5607
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Sherry's offers a full menu of home made (on premises) BBQ meats, sides and desserts. Gluten Free Menu available. Seating for dine-in customers or take-out packaging is available. Bagged Ice. Many convenience items are available for local residents and Lake Lanier visitors. Conveniently located on Hwy 53 and within minutes of many boat ramps, picnic areas and campgrounds.
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