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Don Pollo Southern Cooking

125 Main St., Dahlonega, GA 30533
+1 706-867-0233
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
125 Main St., Dahlonega, GA 30533
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11 - 20 of 104 reviews

Reviewed June 21, 2017

Don Pollo is a great place for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. There are many choices, so it never gets stale eating here. Very large space, great for meetings. Very friendly owner and staff. One of my favorite places to eat in town.

Thank tlamb3
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Sara waited on my wife and I. We ordered the huevos rancheros and split the order. The chef actually split our order into two separate plates. That was very considerate of him. Of course everything was delicious and cooked perfectly. Sara was as gracious as...More

Thank WhitmanThoreau
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Sara waited on my wife and I. She was friendly and her service was perfect. I believe she is a manager/owner of this restaurant. You cannot ask for better service than that! My wife and I are trying to reduce the "bad carbs" we consume....More

Thank WhitmanThoreau
Reviewed February 11, 2017

We had a great lunch at Don Pollo. Don't be fooled that this is just Mexican food they also have good country cooking here to like country fried steak or chicken. The service was also great!

Thank travelthroughmyeyes
Reviewed February 2, 2017

the sign out front is much more sophisticated than the inside is. The inside is much more casual and, typical of Mexican restaurants, too colorful. Still, we are here for the food and so the special of shrimp and grits was very tasty. The service...More

Thank taraeire
Reviewed January 20, 2017

Try Don Pollo for breakfast. You will be coming back over and over again, I do! The food is great and the menu is vast. There are great Southern and Mexican dishes. The employees and owners are friendly to everyone. You never have to look...More

Thank WhitmanThoreau
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

One side is a restaurant and the other side is a bar. Family owned and operated. I have been a regular customer for over a year. Breakfast and dinner surved all day. Southern style meals as well as Mexican dishes. 97 health department rating. My...More

Thank ellanorap
Reviewed December 30, 2016

We've eaten here about 5-6 times over the past couple years....don't live in Dahlonega but frequently drive over for this place and a few others. More laid-back, less flashy atmosphere than some of the other Mexican restaurants in the area. The music on Friday nights...More

Thank georgiaslop
Reviewed December 15, 2016

It is official! Don Pollo now has the best breakfast in Dahlonega! When analyzing an establishment for the best breakfast, Don Pollo scores highest in all possible aspects. The best service, the best prepared food, the friendliest establishment in Dahlonega! Don Pollo also has the...More

Thank WhitmanThoreau
Reviewed November 15, 2016

I might not be able to ever pronounce Huevos Rancheros correctly, but I love them! My wife usually just orders a couple of scrambled eggs and wheat toast; but her curiosity finally got the best of her after she has watched me ravenously consume the...More

Thank WhitmanThoreau
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Main St., Dahlonega, GA 30533
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dahlonega
  • Phone Number: +1 706-867-0233
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