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The Swallow at the Hollow

1072 Green St, Roswell, GA 30075-3638
678-352-1975
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Ranked #34 of 277 restaurants in Roswell
Price range: $1 - $20
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Roswell, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The Swallow is a great place for a meal - come hungry and they won't disappoint. You'll enjoy high quality meat - quite tasty - and good side items (generous portions). I personally recommend chopped pork as a winner. Only trick is that the sauce is not for everyone. I get it. I happen to love the place, but that... More

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Cumming, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We enjoyed our meal; I'm not a big bar-b-q fan so I had smoked chicken that was very good. I enjoyed the fried green tomatoes, had never had them before but my sister said they were very good and she has had them several different places. Everyone else had bar-b-q and they all enjoyed it. I tried the sauces on... More

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Atlanta
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208 reviews 208 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I think that they have ridden a successful model too long while taking away good stuff, like music and not replacing it.

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Alpharetta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Quaint place with family feel. The food was all fresh & delicious. Sausage cooked to order which took a bit longer but was outstanding and I wouldn't want it any other way.

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This was my first visit. The potato salad was good and the pork was okay. None of the three sauces on the table had much flavor and the Brunswick stew was bland. The service was good. I'm still searching for a good restaurant in the Alpharetta/Roswell area for good barbecue and stew.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We were a large group of 14, but that didn't matter. They gave us enough staff that all of our appetizers and meals were ordered so that we ate together. Fried greet tomatoes....I didn't know I liked them, but I found out I love them! Wings....amazing, mac n' cheese....remarkable, turkey, it just didn't matter what people ordered. And everyone was... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

As a NC resident we were happy to be in the Atlanta area and get some non-NC BBQ. This place did not disappoint. The ribs, coleslaw, and fries were all spot on. Great prices for the amount of food you get. Really appreciated the ribs not being fatty which you would find at most places. Service was great as well.... More

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Hilliard, OH
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The atmosphere is great. You feel like you are in an old southern shack. Service was excellent and the food was great. I had the sliced BBQ beef, mac and chees and fried green tomatoes. They also had some local craft beers which were great. Will be back again when in Georgia!

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Orange Beach, Alabama
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We ate here our last night and was sorry we wouldn't have a chance to return that visit. They had chopped, pulled pork, ribs, Brunswick stew, sausage....anything you could want. 3 different sauces and all were great. The servings were Hugh and the price was reasonable. The staff was friendly and very helpful. We will certainly return on out next... More

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Roswell, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great BBQ and Brunswick stew. Real Southern side dishes. Have heard some great singers here too. Service is always excellent.

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