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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%
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“ribs” (57 reviews)
“hush puppies” (34 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (20 reviews)
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Diner, American, Barbecue, Grill, Cafe
$$ - $$$
6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Driving up to Big D’s can fool you. It doesn’t look like much but the food is excellent. Got the chopped beef brisket. Used the Memphis sauce with heat. Awesome. Great food. On your way to hike the AT let this be your last good...More

Thank wolandy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hole in the wall BBQ attached to a has stationed.....absolutely amazing! Huge portions, great taste, worth the drive!

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks, TA Contributors, for recommending Big D's BBQ. It was the perfect place to stop for lunch after a busy morning at the North Georgia Premium Outlets. We enjoyed the bbq pork platter with slaw and baked beans. Absolutely delicious. I think that the kitchen...More

Thank Weasel78
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my favorite BBQ place in Dawsonville. They get busy and sometimes are not the best at take-out orders but the food is good.

Thank tlejma
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hole in the wall at it's best! This location serves breakfast. The biscuits are huge and the pancakes are platter sized. The BBQ is amazing and they also have wings, burgers, and all the fixings!

Thank hargreave36
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like your meats a little on the smoky side, then Big D's BBQ is for you! Excellent BBQ, baked beans with all the fixings! They even serve breakfast, lunch & supper too! They have few tables outside, a small dining room inside and...More

Thank wskelley45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy a BBQ pork sandwich or ribs and sides to go along. Oh yea they serve one of the best breakfasts around,fluffy light cat head biscuits. Ask if the "dream team" is working,you will know who they are! Wonderful cooks and great service that is...More

Thank lindystar407
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big D's catered my sorority's formal of more than 150 people and it was amazing! The servers were very helpful and the food was delicious!

Thank Nikki R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone has a different opinion on what makes good BBQ. In my opinion, Big D's has it right. We are staying in the north Georgia area for a few months and there is certainly not a shortage of BBQ restaurants in the area. As other...More

Thank Sandi L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today as we headed to North Georgia Winery’s we passed this place and decided to stop and eat. Great choice, the food was awesome! We had the three plate meal, with Brisket, Chicken and Pork. We met Peggy, who worked there and she was super...More

Thank cruisinkitkat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Diner, American, Barbecue, Grill, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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