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Dean's Barbeque

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9480 S Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236-6024
+1 770-471-0138
Today
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch
Description: HOURS ARE: TUESDAY 10:30AM UNTIL 4:00PM WEDNESDAY-SATURDAY 10:30AM UNTIL...
HOURS ARE: TUESDAY 10:30AM UNTIL 4:00PM WEDNESDAY-SATURDAY 10:30AM UNTIL 7:00PM CLOSED SUNDAY AND MONDAY UNLESS WE RUN OUT OF PRODUCT CALL TO SEE THAT WE ARE OPEN ALSO WE ACCEPT ALL MAJOR CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS
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  • 26
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  • 4
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Still delicious!

I have been coming here since I was a child. It will always be my favorite BBQ in Atlanta. Their sauce is so good I could drink it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
Maggie B
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

I have been coming here since I was a child. It will always be my favorite BBQ in Atlanta. Their sauce is so good I could drink it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Dean's has been an amazing BBC establishment for more than 65 years. The pork is some of the best you will ever eat. The chicken is a close second. Enjoy this old quaint restaurant, a true find.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Good service, bbq is pretty good, didn't care for the Brunswick stew. Would get take out there again, family liked all but Stew.

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Jonesboro, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Best BBQ in a small house outside of Jonesboro. Been in business for many years. We have lived here and enjoyed Brunswick stew and BBQ sandwich for over 23 years. Family owned business . Closed Mondays but busy all other days especially by locals! They also have orange crush soda!!!!!

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Atlanta, GA
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Dean's has been in business before I moved into the area in 1973. It was a staple for good barbeque and stew. But alas, Dean passed away and the family took over. The juicy pork sandwiches have turned into over smoked pork. The stew is still good (thus the average rating) but the prices have gone out of sight. Lunch... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Not the BEST BBQ in the world but pretty darn good. Been around since the 40's, Deans is very consistent and I would recommend this for a business lunch or just lunch any time. The only negative is that they don't have a public restroom (couldn't wash hands before eating).

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Dean's is the best. I have always enjoyed stopping by when I make it to this part of Georgia. See you next trip.

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Jonesboro, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I have been eating from Dean's since 2000. The meat is flavorful and well prepared. The conversation is always delightful. And you must try a piece of cake while there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We are glad to have Dean's BBQ so close to our home. It is way too far for us to drive to Lexington, NC to get our favorite. This is a nice alternative.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Deans bbq is locally owned and operated, all by family. Roger continued this amazing small town restaurant and now his family will ensure they carry forward as always. They don't know a stranger while serving the best tasting food around.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9480 S Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236-6024
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Jonesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 770-471-0138

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Description

HOURS ARE: TUESDAY 10:30AM UNTIL 4:00PM WEDNESDAY-SATURDAY 10:30AM UNTIL 7:00PM CLOSED SUNDAY AND MONDAY UNLESS WE RUN OUT OF PRODUCT CALL TO SEE THAT WE ARE OPEN ALSO WE ACCEPT ALL MAJOR CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm

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