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4944 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
(770) 977-3005
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Takeout

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  • 45
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good cue and customer service

Food was really good! Customer service was friendly and food service was fast. Went here on a recommendation of some co workers great advise

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
Ron L
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Peachtree City, Georgia
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Peachtree City, Georgia
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Food was really good! Customer service was friendly and food service was fast. Went here on a recommendation of some co workers great advise

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Awesome peach glazed smoked pork chop special with green beans and the Best mac and cheese ever! Great spot!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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115 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

After a day on the river with our dogs, we were looking for a place when we can take them. To our luck we found Sam's BBQ #1. We had the baby back ribs lunch with two sides for $10.50. The ribs were excellent with fall off the bone and tasted smoky and tender. If you are in the area,... More 

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Marietta
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The food is all great. Especially the Baby Back Ribs and the Brunswick Stew. Brisket - Pork - and all of the trimmings are equally good. Great quality - Good sized portions.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Dinner party of five raved about the beef brisket and the Ribs were wonderful, too [as was the pulled pork which I tried on a previous visit]. Two sides were good and more than enough to eat for some hungry folks who had toured the area. Highly recommended for all; good facility suitable for families.

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Sebastian, Florida
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155 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

had fourth of July lunch at Sams. This was out second visit and we were not disappointed. The pork was tender, the chicken cooked to perfection and the sides were very tasty. The wait staff were very friendly and helpful. We even got to meet Sam and he visited with us. He even gave us a sample of his beef... More 

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Cumming, Georgia
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89 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

The pork robs were smoked well, but too bland to eat without sauce. The Kansas City sauce wasn't very good. The NC vinegar sauce was better. Their collards contained a lot of stems and was poorly seasoned. The fries were okay. We saw the brisket on another table. It appeared dry. Probably won't go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Very delicious Barbeque and sides for families or singles. Owner greeted us and told us about the specials for the night. Smoked pork chops were the special with apricot sauce. Yummy! Even if you don't eat meat, many meatless sides to order. Smoked on the premises. Highly recommend you try this place.

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We had a family lunch here last Sunday. Ordered Ribs and Brisket. Brisket was as dry as it could be (despite ordering - requesting moist) and ribs seemed refrigerated and microwaved leftovers from previous day. To be honest, we have eaten some pretty good BBQ here in the past, but the poor quality this visit as stated above was disapointing.... More 

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Atlanta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

A friend brought us there, but I wasn't impressed. The brunswick stew was soupy with little meat or vegetables. I also had the fried okra which came out hot but overcooked. Maybe we just caught them on a bad day.

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Additional Information about Sam's BBQ 1

Address: 4944 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
Phone Number: (770) 977-3005
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Marietta
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4944 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Marietta
  • Phone Number: (770) 977-3005

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?