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Jim's Smokin' Que

4971 Gainesville Hwy, Blairsville, GA 30512-6560
+1 706-835-7427
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4971 Gainesville Hwy, Blairsville, GA 30512-6560
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Country atmosphere; great for families. My only concern is that the last time we ordered there, the amount of Barbeque served was much smaller than on occasions before. When we questioned that, we were told "No, we were wrong..." So we now visit Country Ribs...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was very good, but not as good as I remembered. Cute place, but very limited seating. Counter staff was not at all friendly - unless you were a local.

Thank BillS2405
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting friends who live in Blairsville, they indicated that they wanted to go out for BBQ. I asked if it BBQ place was in town and they indicated it was in the country. It was a pleasant surprise. Their small restaurant is small and...More

Thank AndyG284NC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I never thought I’d have anything negative to say about Jim’s. I’ve dined there many times over the years and have always been more than pleased however today was the exception. We ordered takeout that included ribs and pulled pork along with side items. Both...More

Thank ScottyGeorgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice country BBQ joint. Pork ribs were fabulous. Go early... it's a popular place and fills up quick. Carry out is available.

Thank Adventure25619662189
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an out of the way old time Bar B Q joint that uses the slogan "You Can smell our Butts for miles" and they have the reputation in the area that they are the best. Their ribs are so thick that you have...More

1  Thank dwsorrells
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best in Blairsville! My husband loves the ribs & pulled pork. People can’t wait for them to open over the long weekend!

Thank 691JulieB691
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Jim's Smokin Que never disappoints. Even on a rainy Thursday night, people are waiting to order and enjoy a BBQ dinner. Their Smoked Turkey is moist and absolutely delicious.

Thank Travis S
Reviewed October 26, 2018

If you are looking for a place for delicious BBQ Ribs and fries. This is the place. Visited here in July 2018

Thank bensacha2018
Reviewed October 19, 2018

We hiked at Vogel for the day so we were pretty hungry by the time we got there and fortunately missed a big line. Only open three days a week, this place is always packed. It was only 4pm and they had run out of...More

Thank RANDYA366
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March 3, 2018|
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Response from loroOhio | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would call to ask the owner or manager. I wouldnt want to answer something that could cause any serious health problems.
September 2, 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Call them,Jim is a really easy guy to talk to and his wife replied to all my emails right away and was a great help when I was planning the trip. You will find them the same I'm sure.
February 26, 2016|
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Response from JLGuess | Property representative |
Yes we do, we accept all major cards including American Ex Thank you for asking, looking forward to seeing you. Jim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4971 Gainesville Hwy, Blairsville, GA 30512-6560
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Blairsville
  • Phone Number: +1 706-835-7427
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Mom & Pop restaurant...great pulled pork sandwiches & baby back ribs AND consistently GOOD!
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