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Fox Bros. BBQ

#10 of 3,250 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-2026
+1 404-577-4030
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Staten Island, New York
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191 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Would I go back again? If I was in the area, probably....or I might just try another spot. The BBQ was VG, disappointing portion size. I had a combo platter pork and brisket.(See pic) The rib was from my fathers plate. You can compare the portion size in the pic to the small sides bowls. I received a very small... More 

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Thank NUTN2000
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was I think the best BBQ I have ever eaten. The ribs were perfectly flavored and fall off the bone tender! The chicken wings were tender and moist and the beef brisket was very good. I had the collard greens and Brunswick stew as my side orders. The greens were cooked perfectly and packed with flavor. Picked up some... More 

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Thank Ray C
Bristol, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited Fox Bros BBQ at the recommendation of a friend. I went for their take on a burger with fries. It was really good. Full of flavour and not perhaps as heavy as it may sound. Would definitely return ... Price was really good as well.

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Thank GusTheRat
Gainesville, Georgia
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good Lord in Heaven above!! Rarely does a restaurant live up to its hype, especially when it's one lie this one. I've seen them on Food Network and have had dozens of friends recommend this place, so why not try it, right? We got there early for lunch to avoid the crowd and were seated right away. We looked at... More 

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2 Thank Ronman1026
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with family and friends for dinner. Waited one and half hours for a table in overcast conditions. After the wait, we were seated outside. We questioned the server about the potential for rain and not really wanting to sit there. She assured us the weather report said it was all good. We started to order our drinks and then... More 

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1 Thank markwinters165
Atlanta, Georgia
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best BBQ in Atlanta for a sit down dinner- long wait for a table, but great dinner!!! Beef Rib was amazing and the Ribs and sides top notch! Alexa our server was on her game --- a BBQ place not to miss!!!

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Thank atlantatvlr
SF Bay Area, USA
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How do they make taters taste so amazing? Fox Bros makes amazing food, even down to their side dishes. I had the combo plate with the brisket and chicken. It was very tasty, soft melt in your mouth food. I also tried their Brunswick chili. I was surprised by the sweet taste and the generous portions of brisket in the... More 

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Thank RO A
atlanta
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten meals from this restaurant 4 times, today was my 5th. I thought that my chicken was undercooked but the owner disagreed and decided to give me a lesson in how he cooks Smoked Chicken. Once again, this was my 5th experience. His words, "...so you're telling me that of all the 25 chickens I've cooked today, this one... More 

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Thank Wheelerwilson
Bridgeport, Connecticut
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the ribs and chicken wings were amazing. Sides were great as well but be sure to leave room for dessert chocolate pecan pie. Yummy!!!

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Thank MEBD0529
Boston, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, casual setting, inside/outside dining. The barbecue here is great- we each had the combo plate, I highly recommend the brisket as well as the pulled pork. The ribs were tender and flavorful. Another highlight was the quality of the side dishes- great mac and cheese and collard greens. Don't forget to start with an order of the best-ever... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-2026
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-577-4030

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