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The Happy Hawg BBQ

1586 Highway 76, Hiawassee, GA 30546-2170
+1 706-896-0012
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“chopped pork” (27 reviews)
“ribs” (51 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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1586 Highway 76, Hiawassee, GA 30546-2170
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped by on a Friday at 5:15pm. The restaurant was maybe half full and although the special was "All you can eat Catfish", we wanted BBQ. Service was quick with the Shock Top on draft coming out in a few minutes and our meals...More

Thank jd50005
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I don’t usually write reviews, but this place inspired me. I had the brisket sandwich, and it is the best brisket I’ve had since I moved from TX 15 years ago. It was cooked to perfection - juicy, tender, and a little crunch on the...More

Thank parky1220
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ordered take out dinner at Happy Hawg for an no fuss dinner for Mom and the family. The pulled pork and pulled chicken were excellent. The mac and cheese and baked beans were a hit with our grandkids. Friendly service and staff. Best barbecue...More

Thank rsjs1999
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent BBQ. Everything I've eaten here has been very good. Good quality food for good prices. Small dining area, but also great for take-out.

Thank kathytant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything is excellent, but the ribs are the best I’ve ever had. We cater from them regularly and our guests are always happy. This is the #1 rated restaurant in Hiawassee for a reason!

Thank gregadvis0r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome BBQ. A must eat while in Hiawassee. Show cashier Tripadvisor's post that brought you to the Happy place. 🌴🌴🇺🇸😎🇺🇸🌴

Thank Hyer007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we first viewed the restaurant, we found it to be an old quaint wooden house overlooking a beautiful mountain lake. Once inside the staff was very cordial and well versed on the menu. Choosing a Turkey dinner with corn-on-the-cob and coleslaw, as well as...More

Thank rhodesffpm53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

BBQ like you have never had! Laid back restaurant and great food. Love the grilled corn...could eat it every day!

Thank pamelarL1854CS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great bbq. i love eating here. I take my wife here at least once a month. Get the baked potato with bbq on top ......

Thank Cody_30582
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 15 was visiting Hiawassee, celebrating my sister and brother-in-law's 50th wedding anniversary. We were looking for a restaurant that would satisfy those of us who had not gone on a hike, and The Happy Hawg BBG was found on an online search....More

Thank Jeanne C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1586 Highway 76, Hiawassee, GA 30546-2170
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Hiawassee
  • Phone Number: +1 706-896-0012
Description
Defiantly Like Nobody else! We pull to order,then it's hand chopped! Freshness you can taste! Smoked Pork,Chicken,Turkey and Ribs! "Where the locals eat" Come See Us! We are located 1/2 Mile west of the North Georgia Fairgrounds. On the right. Heading west towards Young Harris. Seating is limited! Summer Hours: Wednesday--Saturday. 11:00 Am--7:00 Pm Sunday. 11:00 Am--3:00 pm
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