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The Swallow at the Hollow

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1072 Green St, Roswell, GA 30075-3638
+1 678-352-1975
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Blairsville, Georgia
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154 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BBQ is very good here, but those Fried Green Tomatoes are to die for! We could make a meal just out of them!

Thank JDC3_30512
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was just ok in my opinion. I've had worse but I've also had better. I was not into the Mac and cheese at all. This is the south so I go in expecting at least some good Mac and cheese!! I don't see myself returning to this place.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Atlanta, Georgia
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

food great, service friendly......if you want good home cooked bbq, fried green tomatoes etc. this is a great place. desserts awesome too!

Thank 648alice
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing barn style ambience and impeccable bbq. The ribs are my favorite along with the sausage! Family friendly, affordable and never leave hungry w large portions of everything ordered!

Thank yeller123
Atlanta, GA
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

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 

1 Thank Superwoman07
Lafayette, Louisiana
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 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

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.

1 Thank stephanie b
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240 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 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 

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.

Thank Elizabeth V
Roswell, Georgia
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11 reviews
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.

Thank Helen M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
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?