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Backstreet BBQ

) #5 of 27 Restaurants in Hartwell €€ - €€€ American, Barbecue
290 W Franklin St, Hartwell, GA 30643-1570
706-377-OINK (6465)
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“stew” (11 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
290 W Franklin St, Hartwell, GA 30643-1570
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to get to go order on a Friday night, they had ran out of ribs so we went the following Thursday. They give you plenty and it was goid. Disappointed they give you two slices of bread and not barbecue bread. They do...More

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Great flavor. Large portions. Quick and very friendly service. Excellent experience I would recommend a visit. Didn't cost much either.

Thank Smithpa68
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Working in town at the courthouse and you could smell the goodness of this place so we decided to check it out man where we glad we did. I got 1/2# of Ribs and pulled pork and I could not finish it. The staff was...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The food at Backstreet is generally pretty good and consistent. The chicken is what I consider to be the best. The meals are prepared quickly and delivered in a timely manner but the only place they lack sometimes is in the area of service and...More

Thank Ernest R
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a local, beloved favorite. They are only open on Thursday Friday and Saturday, and often crowded, but worth the wait. Everything they sell is exceptional. Owner is almost always on the property making sure customers are happy and tummies are full. Very...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We were in the area at dinner time and noticed a long line of cars at the dive thru. We love bar b q so we parked and went inside. My wife and I both ordered pork plates. The meat was cooked just right and...More

Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We did carry out of ribs and sides. They were out of pulled pork. My 15 minutes in the restaurant demonstrated an angry waitress, disorganized service-in the store and the very busy drive through window, and general lack of appreciation for customers. The ribs were...More

Thank samlaw2015
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is 1 of our favorite places to eat! We LOVE their BBQ chicken half! Service has always been great!

Thank Penny D
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

If we eat barbecue it has to be here. We've been several times and they never disappoint! We've tried stew, BBQ, and brisket they're all wonderful.

Thank April A
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a to go plate. The pork sandwich plate was really good. They have good sweet tea. Stew was good. Slaw was sweet and good. No complaints here! Will go back when in town!

Thank Misty P
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22 April 2017|
Response from Laura K | Reviewed this property |
Thurs., Fri & Sat. 11 am - 9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 290 W Franklin St, Hartwell, GA 30643-1570
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Hartwell
  • Phone Number: 706-377-OINK (6465)
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