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Fox Bros. BBQ

#11 of 3,275 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
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1238 Dekalb Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307-2026
+1 404-577-4030
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for amazing BBQ in The ATL, look no further. Pulled pork and cream cheese stuffed jalapeño poppers were delicious. We went for the combo platters of pulled pork, ribs and chicken with side dishes that are truly tasty and original. What a great find. A roadside BBQ with a cool backstory and fantastic food.

Thank PghTravelGirl
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great meal with coworkers. It's always packed because it's good! I recommend the ribs platter where you get an additional meat selection and two sides. Also recommend the local brew IPA - Tropicalia Come hungry!

Thank Hunts37
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Never disappointed! I've tried the Beef ribs, Brisket, pork and most of the sides, all fantastic. Don't miss the smoked wings. The "burger" is unique & delicious, a must try. I read some BBQ advise awhile ago... never eat BBQ at a place where all the chairs match.

Thank Tom D
Union City
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with a friend for some good southern BBQ & this place hit the spot! Platters are big- we shared jalapeño cornbread as an appetizer & for the main dish- ribs & chicken with green beans & crispy fries.The locale is a small renovated mechanic garage with friendly & attentive staff. The most I've waited to be seated is approx.... More 

Thank 47Sunnny
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was awesome, just what we expected!!!! You gotta try the jalapeno cornbread and the brisket sandwich....So delicious.Very nice police officers directing traffic also.

Thank Stephaniebates
Wichita, Kansas
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I visited Atl Ga. recently. My wife will get on the internet and find places for us to eat.... I'm glad she found Fox Bros. BBQ!! The back story is... 2 Texas brothers end up in Atlanta, and long for some back home cookin, so they brought it to the fine folks of Georgia!!! The menu has... More 

Thank Roger D
Detroit, Michigan
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is so popular parking is hard to find but worth the effort and the wait. We ordered the 4 meat sample plate. Had Ribs, brisket, chicken wings and 1/2 chicken. All for $29 All superb! Sides are unique, very tasty and clearly all homemade. No complaints here. Biggest issue was what happened when it started to rain and... More 

Thank Jerry u
Atlanta, Georgia
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312 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not a pork person so I ordered the Beef Brisket. It was so tender. I think I might just go back and place an order to take home. Con: I failed to ask for LEAN. I got a piece with way too much fat. PRO: I mentioned to the waiter and he brought me a lean piece to... More 

Thank Susan B
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ribs were off the charts good, collard greens were great, and the brisket mac & cheese was excellent as well!

Thank Dennis R
palm desert
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47 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting out daughter in Atlanta and chose to go here vs. other BBQ places as we had been here before and wanted to treat the rest of the family. We knew it would be a long wait, so we didn't mind. We were told to bring everyone inside as our table was being set up, but something must... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
American, Bar, Barbecue
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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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Charlotte, North Carolina
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?