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Williamson Brothers Bar-B-Q

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1425 Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 971-3201
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10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 71
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    Very good
  • 38
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Williamson Bros. BBQ

I always heard you should never eat at a BBQ unless there is smoke coming out of the chimney. You will see that smoke almost all the time. You can see them cooking the meat. They make there own sauce which they sell. I am not much of a meat eater but I have to go about every other month.... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Marietta, Georgia
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Atlanta, ga
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231 reviews 231 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

I have had better and I have worse. Wide range of selections but nothing I have had was outstanding. It is convenient and fast but the pork platter was average. I suggest you sneak a look at fellowdiner's plates before deciding on your sides. I will go back, just not Ina hurry to do so.

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Shelby, Michigan, United States
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Ambiance, wonderful. Decorations etc. get you in the mood. Open fire oven allows you to see butt roasts and ribs roasting. Rustic.... however the food does not match all the ambiance. My full slab of ribs was a bit overcooked and therefore not tender. Others had some pulled pork and liked that. Side of baked beans were only average, where... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We could smell the delicious smell of BBQ as we exited the vehicle. We were seated shortly after arrival. Waiter was friendly and efficient. Menu had a nice selection and was reasonably priced. I would recommend this restaurant.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This place smells like the read deal but falls short of impressing. The corn on the cob is soggy, the beans are campbells, the meat sampler didn't have anything that stood out to me. I'll make the drive to Fox Brothers next time

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Marietta, Georgia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I always heard you should never eat at a BBQ unless there is smoke coming out of the chimney. You will see that smoke almost all the time. You can see them cooking the meat. They make there own sauce which they sell. I am not much of a meat eater but I have to go about every other month.... More 

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Marietta, GA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The food here is the best BBQ around! The atmosphere is very rustic, and the servers are not exceptional. The prices are good, and you go here for the food! They have a take out package that we frequently buy.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

This local eating "hole" appears to be over-rated. There are a number of other BBQ restaurants with a 10 mile radius that are either equal or better.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Had a terrible experience the last time we were there. Quality was very low from previous visits. We have not gone back. Williamson Bros is liked by some.... just not for me.

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Marietta, GA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I love this place. Have been eating here since it opened many, many years ago. Love their BBQ Pork and their lemon pie is the best. Service is quick and staff is very friendly.

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Alabama
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Food is very subjective. You could love a dish and your best friend could not. That's particularly true for BBQ. Good Q must have limited fat, be tender, and never over cooked. Williamson's does a great job on all three of these qualities. However, Great Q must have great sauce! I love all great sauces. Vinegar, mustard, sweet, hot or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1425 Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30062
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Marietta
  • Phone Number: (770) 971-3201

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm

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