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Williamson Brothers Bar-B-Q

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1600 Marietta Hwy, Canton, GA 30114
(770) 345-9067
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Today
10:30 am - 9:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 9:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 41
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
All around excellent bar b que

First of all, you can smell the hickory burning when you pull up.The parking lot was full with local plates. They had a special on a slab of ribs with 2 sides - had to try it. The sides- collards and slaw were tasty - the slab of ribs was huge! Do try the jalapeno sauce for a bit of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
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chicago
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Canton, Ga
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

I usually go on the all you can eat night,,,, service is rather slow, but the food is good and a great value.

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Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I always relay on TripAdvisor reviews as well as local food reviews of legendary restaurants such as Williamson Brothers Barbeque. I often buy the wonderful sauce as did many on our recent visit. We had a small group of ten and were seated in a back room that had no ambiance of the restaurant. They have a wonderful fireplace area... More 

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chicago
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172 helpful votes 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

First of all, you can smell the hickory burning when you pull up.The parking lot was full with local plates. They had a special on a slab of ribs with 2 sides - had to try it. The sides- collards and slaw were tasty - the slab of ribs was huge! Do try the jalapeno sauce for a bit of... More 

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Canton, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Oh mama, I love this place. Every event, party, or get-together we host is catered by them. We have them cater at church some times too. The sauce is incredible. We buy it by the gallon and use it at home. The stew is awesome. You have to try it.

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San Antonio, Texas
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Awesome char grilled chicken. Catfish is also excellent! Mashed potatoes and gravy is the best here by far. Only reason I gave a four instead of a five star rating us because the BBQ is not the best I have ever had but still good.

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Cumming, Georgia
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33 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

First visit after tasting ribs at Taste of Forsyth event. Restaurant was not disappointing nor were the ribs. Quick seating, service & food excellent. No complaints. Recommend you visit this restaurant. Side dishes are also excellent.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Can't beat the pulled pork and the fantastic sauce... It's the best barbecue in Atlanta!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Have had flavorful BBQ sandwich and plates and Brunswick stew there several times. That was very good; a little bit of fat or gristle in the meat, but tasty. But, last night they catered a fish fry we attended for over 130-140 people in the community center in Soleil Community in Canton using their mobile van and cookers. I've got... More 

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Cartersville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

If you want real BBQ !! This is the best BBQ!! their Brunswick stew is AWSOME! Great service!! Love their differ Flavor BBQ!! Can't wait To go back!

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Stone Mountain, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This location has a very pleasant atmosphere,a great menu,a very hospitable staff and EXCELLENT food!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1600 Marietta Hwy, Canton, GA 30114
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: (770) 345-9067

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 am
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 am
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?