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Iron Horse Bar-B-Que

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9366 Hwy 78 East, Villa Rica, GA
Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Surprisingly good

The basket of ribs was very good. Also the slaw. Very inexpensive. The place needs a revamp, however I understand it's a small town place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 21, 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I believe in second chances. There are many reviews on Yelp, UrbanSpoon, and the Web that speak of the many incarnations of this spot. Being a BBQ person I had to give them a try. Was I SHOCKED!! The quality of both food and service was outstanding. I ordered a full slab of ribs, the Cross-Ties with Brisket (french fries... More 

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71 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

The basket of ribs was very good. Also the slaw. Very inexpensive. The place needs a revamp, however I understand it's a small town place.

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Excellent RIBS. the best i have ever tasted. great value and the help is awesome! my husband and i eat there about twice a month. highly recommend it.

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Villa Rica, Georgia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

As a local, I enjoy this restaurant because they have good food and the prices are reasonable. It is not extremely difficult to find from the Villa Rica hotels, but it's about 7-8 minutes from the hotels on I-20 at exit 24.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2011

Went to this BBQ place on a Saturday night in April 2011 for the first time. Service was fast and attentive, with the owner walking around asking how things are and talking with the customers. I got the 1/2 rack of ribs, and my wife got the BBQ pork plate. Both of us got Brunswick Stew. I found the ribs... More 

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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2010

HORRIBLE! from the moment we walked in. If the employees paid as much attention to my party as they did themselves this place would have a better rating. Stew was cold too, tenders...over priced all together. Never again!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9366 Hwy 78 East, Villa Rica, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Villa Rica

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?