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Golden Rule Barbecue

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4290 Highway 52 W, Helena, AL 35080-5001
+1 205-621-7427
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
4290 Highway 52 W, Helena, AL 35080-5001
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Reviewed February 18, 2016

A small dining area and a mostly take-out restaurant. The food is good, the owner and family are very friendly. The prices are very reasonable. You can't go wrong ordering from Golden Rule.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed January 1, 2016

We visit Golden Rule in Helena often, mostly for meat and two or three. My husband loves their dressing and often gets it without the chicken. Their smoked turkey breast is very good as is their tilapia. Beef tips over rice, meatloaf, chicken pot pie,...More

Thank NetaVee
Reviewed October 22, 2015

A long time favorite franchise around Birmingham. The BBQ is always very good. The steam table offers a good choice of entrees and homemade vegetable dishes.

Thank BillEllis1946
Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

This Golden Rule BBQ has excellent BBQ, plate dinners, and great desserts. When you go, you have to try the barbecue spud or the BBQ salad or plate. And of course there's the Daily Special. The vegetables are fresh, and cooked just right. The only...More

Thank RuthieB56
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Golden Rule is pretty much s tradition to many people in Bham. It easy yo order from and pickup with very little notice. Service is friendly and very efficient. Prices very reasonable. Always a crowd pleaser to a group of guys, and that's what I...More

Thank Polocole
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

This is a great meat and three place. Their desserts are awesome. I highly recommend the fried green tomatoes,bbq,hash brown casserole and peanut butter pie.

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

We have patronize Golden Rule Barbecue of Helena since the day it opened it's doors for business. It's changed owners. A change for the best over the many years. They have a long list of homestyle foods everyday in addition to their great barbecue. Great...More

Thank Doctormonty
Reviewed June 25, 2015

they are FANTASTIC!!! we eat there often, and have never had a bad experience!! everything they have is delicious!! everyone is friendly, but you just can't find any better than, cakes, pies, deserts, all taste great!

Thank Suzy D
Reviewed June 15, 2015

We still have a wonderful meat and three place to eat in Helena, AL 35080. We got take out this past week at lunch time and were pleasantly surprised to see the variety of offerings of meat and vegetables. Everything was delicious and fresh.

Thank Silonius3
Reviewed March 18, 2015

Eat in with TV's tables and booths. Outside dining if desired. Wonderful burgers and bbq...salads are huge. Meat and three selection is large and delicious and of course you can't forget the pies....service is quick and friendly. Cooked on the premises...great value

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4290 Highway 52 W, Helena, AL 35080-5001
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Helena
  • Phone Number: +1 205-621-7427
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