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The Swallow at the Hollow

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1072 Green St, Roswell, GA 30075-3638
+1 678-352-1975
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Atlanta, GA
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've tried multiple bbq restaurants in the area since moving to Roswell, and have found them all lacking. I kept hearing about Swallow at the Hollow, so I finally decided to try it and am so glad that I did. The portions are massive and the food is delicious! I had chopped pork on SatH's housemade Texas toast and Brunswick... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Our family enjoyed the outdoor dining that this place had to offer. The bbq meats were great...smoked sausage, ribs, brisket..yummo! The greater more hidden gem about this place are the pies!! Had I known how amazing the pies were I would have not ordered so much lunch. Great food...will visit again.bn

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Thank ajtheriot
Roswell, Georgia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We always look forward to dinner at Swallow at the Hollow. Their ribs are the best around and the side items are just as good. Love the down home atmosphere.

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Franklin
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235 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

It's been about 5 years since my last visit. The place was as cute as ever and we enjoyed sitting on the covered deck with the fan on and hidden and cooled by bamboo that at first glance looks like corn stalks. We had a wonderful server but the food didn't have that magic it once owned. This could explain... More 

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Thank Danainfranklin
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I love swallow in the hollow. It's always reliable. I love the setting but we usually get takeout. Always a good experience either way.

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Thank Elizabeth V
Roswell, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The food and atmosphere are great. It is always packed, so we often get take-outs. Do not miss the Gouda and fried green tomato sandwich. The ribs are great, as are the sides. And you must have a bite or two of the banana pudding.

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Thank Helen M
Atlanta
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Swallow continues to be my favorite place for ribs/Southern barbecue. Last nite we celebrated my son's birthday-He had been out of the country for over a year and wanted to have ribs so badly. Rather than his usual entree of barbecue baby ribs, he had the special of short ribs which are slow cooked all day. That entree delivered the... More 

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Thank ThomAtlanta
Jonesboro, Georgia
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Department Team building meal. Delish!! The food was wonderful. Biscuits were to die for. The desserts were yummy. Large portions. Everyone had great compliments. The servers were efficient and friendly. Will definitely return and recommend for others.

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Thank tututravels2014
Johns Creek, Georgia
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105 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

To avoid the big weekend crowds, we headed over about 5pm on a Friday. By the time we left, the restaurant was essentially full and a few were waiting. Good beer selection (Ballast Point!). Ribs and pulled pork are to die for

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Thank JefeUno
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

I've been here a few times in the last few years! It's always good..but be advised...it gets packed! I think it's best to go at a kind of 'off' hour...IE) dinner at 5:30

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1072 Green St, Roswell, GA 30075-3638
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Roswell
  • Phone Number: +1 678-352-1975

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