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9480 S Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236-6024
+1 770-471-0138
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10:30 am - 4:00 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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  • 8
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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
Lunch

Best barbecue sandwich in Atlanta area. Have been going there all my life and the great food and service has always been a constant.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
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Lake Spivey, GA
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Lake Spivey, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Best barbecue sandwich in Atlanta area. Have been going there all my life and the great food and service has always been a constant.

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Jonesboro, Georgia
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Really great BBQ and you are right there in Jonesboro as one of the local historical sites. BBQ sandwiches are awesome!

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Good food, reasonably priced. Great pulled pork sandwiches. Sauce is a thin, vingerary sauce which is very tasty.

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Decatur, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

This is a popular old BBQ spot serving the Atlanta area, the Southside in particular. We always get the pork BBQ sandwiches with sides of cole slaw and Brunswick stew. It is conistently delicious. The dining area is rustic and plain so it would be a good place to take a family with children who don't want anything fancy. I... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Great barbeque! Just a lttle local family owned and operated business with great sandwiches, nothing fancy, always served with a smile! Mr. Roger doesn't meet a stranger and he is still making a great BBQ plate. Since I work in the area, it is a quick and easy lunch. Make mine a #1 ( sandwich, chips and a coke ;)

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

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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Hampton, Georgia
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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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Additional Information about Dean's Barbeque

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

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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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