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Sisson's Old South Bbq

651 Old Phoenix Rd, Eatonton, GA 31024-5610
+1 740-312-5098
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (19 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
651 Old Phoenix Rd, Eatonton, GA 31024-5610
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sisson’s has the best barbecue I have ever tasted. Their pork, brisket and ribs are to die for. They have 5-6 sauces to add even more flavor to your meal. If you are looking for casual fantastic tasting food, this is where to relax and...More

Thank Ken D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here for lunch before heading to play golf. The food took more than 30 minutes to get, which was a problem due to our golf tee time. When the food came it was good. I had chicken and cole slaw. I wish I...More

Thank Jim_atl
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Best pulled pork around Lake Oconee!...Ribs were also excellent!...We have also ordered the pulled pork by the pound and put it in sandwich bags for the freezer...When we want a quick BBQ sandwich, just pop it in the microwave and your good to go!

Thank dupk333
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Food was really good. Smoky bbq they have a large menu. No alcohol served. Order at the counter and they bring it to the table. Service was good and friendly even though it was our first time!

Thank Jean T
Reviewed June 4, 2018

This is by far the best BBQ at the lake. Not a fancy place but just good food. Ate lunch here and pulled pork was wonderful. Took home rib and I cannot smoke them any better myself.

1  Thank CrankyGrandpaAl
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for a mid-afternoon snack after playing Great Waters. It was worth the stop! People were carrying out the barbeque by the carloads for Memorial Day. Pork must be their speciality because they were sold out of it and running low on the...More

1  Thank K M
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food. Amazing brisket! Potato salad was unique and tasty. Fall off the bone ribs! Great portions.

1  Thank Ashley W
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

In my opinion, this is the best barbecue in the area. The pulled pork is great and the variety of sauces makes every meal just what you want.

1  Thank mikeirma
Reviewed March 4, 2018

They offer several really good dishes....brisket chili, smoked chicken, BBQ. Big choice of sauces. Meat is great.

1  Thank Lynne P
Reviewed March 4, 2018

A busy Bar B Q Restaurant even though plenty of competition in the area. Reasonable prices, good value for the money.

1  Thank AudacityTraveller
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Tues-Thurs 11:00-3:00 Fri-Sat 1100-7:00 Hours may expand in the Spring through Fall.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 Old Phoenix Rd, Eatonton, GA 31024-5610
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Eatonton
  • Phone Number: +1 740-312-5098
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