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Dawg Gone Good BBQ

224 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2728
+1 706-613-9799
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“baked beans” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (31 reviews)
American, Barbecue
224 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2728
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Asked locals for BBQ recommendation and this was one. Unfortunately they were closed for next two weeks so were not able to sample the fare. Ended up going to Pulaski Heights which was also recommended....but the locals I talked with said this was the best...More

Thank aaaponderosa
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Stopped here for dinner last Saturday night after a BAD experience at Pulaski Heights BBQ. This being our first night in Athens we went to Pulaski Heights BBQ based on a recommendation. After being seated upstairs and then being totally ignored for 10 minutes, we...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My wife and I saw the little restaurant on a tv ad then we parked downtown found it and went it. The combination plate was the best prices we had food to take back to the room. The sides are the best the greens are...More

Thank Blackcat B
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss this. It’s your typical hole in the wall excellent place to eat. Superb friendly service. Seating indoors and out. Parking on street at metered spots. The bbq was super. The beans had a spice I couldn’t recall..... tasted like pumpkin or nutmeg. Surprisingly...More

Thank spookie0078
Reviewed 13 January 2018

People were very friendly, sandwich was great, but the beans tasted old and more like candied yams than baked beans. I love all types of beans, but those were the first ones I had to throw away. Cole slaw tasted like it was a bit...More

Thank DoubleDave18
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I stopped by here on a whim as I was walking by and grabbed dinner to bring home for me and my husband. It was quick and very friendly service, and they had no problem recommending certain items since it was my first time there....More

Thank CaseyH_01
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

The pulled pork was so salty it was hard to eat. The collards were over salted. The coke and chips were good. Would not recommend to a real bbq eater just not good. The meat had no smoke flavor

Thank Shrtcut
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The food was great. The place is small so you have to get there early if you would like a place to sit and eat.

Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed bbq sandwich with vinegar sauce., Mac and cheese it summer squash. All super good. Really enjoyed it

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I have eaten ribs all over this country...... And paid some steep prices. The ribs at Dawg Gone Good BBQ are easily the best and juiciest while still having a "bite" I have ever had!! The smoke ring is indicative of the hours spent smoking...More

Thank Bill H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
15:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2728
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-613-9799
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