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Smoking Gold Barbeque

59 E Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1204
+1 706-864-7427
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“corn casserole” (37 reviews)
“burnt ends” (24 reviews)
“brisket” (60 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
59 E Main St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1204
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in to have a quick dinner. It was okay. I had burnt ends plate and my daughter had a pork sandwich. Side dishes pretty limited and definitely were not fresh. Wasn’t the worse bbq I’ve had, but not sure it’s worthy of a...More

Thank Jodi C
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We stopped into this restaurant as a recommendation from an attraction that we had been to earlier in the day. Overall it was okay, not great. The waitress seemed to be confused and preoccupied by other things, not us. After looking the menu over we...More

Thank Dawn22704
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We've been to Smokin' Gold Barbeque several times. We've come away saying "that was yummy," "much better than last time," and "maybe we should cross this place off our list." We went yesterday after having said to ourselves a year ago that we probably wouldn't...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Had the Brisket Sandwich, Baked beans and potato salad. Brisket melted in my mouth, potato salad and Baked beans very good.

Thank Joanne Y
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Smoking Gold BBQ is a must! Several choices of meats including rib tips, brisket, smoked sausage, pulled pork and burnt ends, variety of sides, and desserts, all are amazing. A sit down restaurant for lunch and dinner, prices are very reasonable. Has won numerous awards...More

Thank Teri U
Reviewed 20 December 2017

If you are looking for a good BBQ restaurant, the Smokin' Golden BBQ just off the main square in Dahlonega is the place to go. It looks like the building used to be an auto garage/gas station Pretty stark environment inside, but they have a...More

Thank tallen001
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Get the pork tips sandwich. Get the corn casserole (fantastic). Get the pulled pork. Don’t get the slaw (missing something -we tried salting it, but it didn’t help). Should’ve gotten the Brunswick stew instead (looked yummy). Great service, good prices

Thank FiveGsplus9
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Best Bar BQ I have had in a while. Was driving by and the smell made me stop. The meet had a great smoke flavor, moist and tender. I tried the Brunswick Stew. It was good, but not my type. Anyone who likes Brunswick Stew...More

Thank ArtieQL
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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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