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KirbyG's Diner

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American, Diner
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45 Macon St, McDonough, GA 30253-3240 (Formerly Chevy's Diner)
+1 678-583-8777
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I hate to admit I lived in mcdonough for 15yr before coming here and now it's every week or so with the family. What an amazing selection of burgers with ingredients I never would have imagined to go on one. This place is a must do when u want a great burger. Plus the handmade shakes are the perfect finish.... More 

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Thank Alex S
McDonough, Georgia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The burgers at this location are the best burgers you will find anywhere around. The atmosphere is great for couples, families, or for a solo meal. The atmosphere is southern friendly in a 50's style diner themed environment. I would definitely recommend this restaurant for anyone who loves a good burger and is visiting this area.

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Thank IvyLAsmus
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The best burgers and malt shakes ever. It a 50's diner. Love the design of the inside with all the signs and pictures

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Thank mcotton1978
Spring Hill, Florida
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219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

First time here. Ordered the special Quesadilla Burger. This said the bun was replaced with quesadillas. Well, it came with two sandwich thins (bread) with cheese and onions then the burger and toppings then another two sandwich thins with cheese and onions. Sorry, but sandwich thins are not a quesadilla! This was way too much bread! The fries were excellent,... More 

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Thank Susan R
Locust Grove, Georgia, United States
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Love the food at Kirby G's. I am a local and always recommend this 50's style dinner. But the last 2 times I have taken family here for lunch, the wait staff spent more time talking to one another than taking care of business. However you will love the burgers, homemade chips, and ice cream!

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Thank Susan R
Mcdonough
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Had the "Lone Ranger" burger and fries yesterday and it was cooked correctly and delicious. My wife had the brisket sandwich and that was fantastic! I'm having the brisket next time...

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Thank Lyn P
McDonough, Georgia
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Located off the historic and very popular McDonough Square KirbyG's diner is a favorite place to eat with the locals. The 1950s style diner is a great place to get a burger and fries, chicken wings, salads or just a milk shake. Often they will have live music to entertain the patrons. Great place for friends to meet!

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Thank Angela D
McDonough, GA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a great throwback to the old 50's malt shop. Great burgers, milkshakes, and fries. Can't eat it everyday, but it's a great treat!

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Thank Revwgreen
Bellevue, Nebraska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The burgers are great but the sides need to go back to being made from scratch. Burgers are cooked right the way you like them. Cool little bar area, booths and takes with a larger room for a big family event. Decent beer selection. Cute soda fountain feature to get your dairy fix with a float, sundae, malt or whatever.... More 

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Thank MonteH H
Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Long a favorite of ours, they have the best burgers in town! Also, try the Onion Petals - they're incredible! Worth the trip every time!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
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: 45 Macon St, McDonough, GA 30253-3240 (Formerly Chevy's Diner)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  McDonough
  • Phone Number: +1 678-583-8777
Description
Voted 2013 & 2012 Best Burger in Atlanta by AJC readers! 2013 World Food Championships Competitor!

Welcome to KirbyG's,(R) a cook-to-order family owned diner that began in 2008. We've trademarked a new name since then but we still strive to make your experience enjoyable. KirbyG's(R) is our tribute to the 1950s! So, take the Pit Crew challenge and stroll down memory lane. Put a name to a face, a quote to a star & a character to a movie. For the very brave, you may even attempt to find them on our walls. Patrons are treated to handpattied burgers such as Ike's "I Like Cheese" Burger, Ole Blue Eyes and The Duke. And, if a hamburger isn't for you, diners will find mouth-watering delectables such Desi's Fried Dill Pickles, Rock-a-Billy's Grilled Chicken, and the Whiz Kids Philly Cheesesteak. Topped off with a hand-spun shake or a cold microbrew, patrons will find that "The 50's Never Tasted Better!

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