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Big D's BBQ

€€ - €€€American, Barbecue,
6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
+1 706-216-6706
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (56 reviews)
“hush puppies” (33 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (20 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue, Grill
€€ - €€€
6566 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Big D's is the place in Dawsonville for Bar B Que. Not only is it located on the corner of 400 and Rt. 53 but there is a smaller local place off of Rt. 53 in Dawsonville Proper. Great for Breakfast - lunch and dinner...More

Thank partygirl18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there upon friend's recommendation after I had raved about a Cumming BBQ place. Saw it is Dawsonville's top rated restaurant so must be really good. I got my go to standard chopped pork plate. When I saw high bill total I figured portions...More

Thank lonelypolecat
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I went in to Big D's today for lunch. I was there around 11:30 and my food was delicious. As always! Miss Peggy made came and asked how was my food and was pleasant as always. I look forward to seeing her smiling face every...More

Thank april0515
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Big D's was easy to work with and delivered exactly as promised for my daughter's wedding reception. Casual, delicious, friendly and affordable!

Thank marshakellum
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Been her a few times in past. Always been during lunch until today. Lunch is quick, but dinner seemed slower. Ribs were very good. Slaw was nothing special, and sweet potatoes fries were not good at all.

Thank randy w
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great BBQ and their Brunswick Stew can't be beat. Great go-to for anytime. The customer service is always great and the service is fast and courteous. You can smell the aroma before you even get in the door.

Thank sweetpea30506
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Ther are no baby back ribs here, only St. Louis rub style. And they are seasoned so perfectly, my wife said they needed none of the three sauces offered on each table. She thinks the best she's ever had. This is not a fancy place....More

Thank Vagabond2be
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We were visiting friends in the Atlanta area and they recommended Big Ds. It is a small bbq shack attached to Sankeys gas station. We got the rib and wing platter with mac and cheese, fried pickles, and fried okra. All were tasty and the...More

Thank Cincy R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place has awesome breakfast. Huge biscuits that are outstanding! BBQ is pretty good if your in a hurry.

Thank lovelondon123
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We have been using Big D's for take-out for years. The BBQ is really good but a bit salty for my taste. The service and staff can be inconsistent. Most recent visit was frustrating because they could not locate our order (it was not ready)....More

Thank Kirk L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Barbecue, Grill
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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
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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