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Dean's Barbeque

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9480 S Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236-6024
+1 770-471-0138
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the real deal! It's the best BBQ and it's longevity proves it. It has been in business since 1947. It's casual and is a family owned - operated business. You owe it to yourself to go and enjoy this wonderful experience.

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Thank wonderwoman176
Jonesboro, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love to eat there. It's where the locals go for good barbeque. Deans has been in business for many years because of their great food. All the trimmings

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Thank chapowen
Jonesboro, Georgia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We usually buy ours by the pound and to go. They have picnic tables under the trees. Very casual. Good eats.

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Thank shj1943
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You get Real BBQ that is slow smoked on site over wood. In business since the mid 40's, family owned. Ribs and Chicken is only a side, while it lasts each day. The real thing is BBQ butt. This is what Deans is about! For years it has been all you got. Ribs and Chicken only started being offered a... More 

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Thank Lee H
Jonesboro, Georgia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was good and the place was definitely a tribute to the past. I enjoy places that don't mask their meat in sauces... good flavor and texture.

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Thank Wharris47
Jonesboro, Ga
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

Not advertised very much. Food is not as good as it used to be. you might miss the pl ace unless you know where it's located. Just disappointing.

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Thank Fezfuzz
Hampton, Georgia
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Good Memories always made at this long time BBQ business! Best BBQ Sandwich around! Love to go in the fall and smell the BBQ cooking!

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Thank dixiedawg58
Atlanta, Georgia
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131 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

There are so many great and authentic things about Dean's that it's worth a trip for someone in Atlanta. We stopped there on the way to the Gone with the Wind Museum, another period piece. Dean's has the best pulled pork sandwich I've ever had. The atmosphere is real, so real. Folks behind the counter are friendly and the dining... More 

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Thank Tripfantastic
Georgia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Fast, friendly and reasonably priced. Darn good BBQ and the Brunswick stew is as good as if not better than the sandwich. I get both.

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Thank RWHinze
Atlanta, GA
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

This small family operation has been doing it right for decades. It's a little pricey but worth it. I recommend getting the plate and sharing with a friend. They hand smoke and make everything from scratch, so it's a bit rustic. Well actually it's a lot rustic. When someone says Hole in the wall BBQ joint This is exactly what... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9480 S Main St, Jonesboro, GA 30236-6024
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Jonesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 770-471-0138
Description
HOURS ARE:
TUESDAY 10:30AM UNTIL 4:00PM
WEDNESDAY-SATURDAY 10:30AM UNTIL 7:00PM
CLOSED SUNDAY AND MONDAY
UNLESS WE RUN OUT OF PRODUCT CALL TO SEE THAT WE ARE OPEN
ALSO
WE ACCEPT ALL MAJOR CREDIT AND DEBIT CARDS

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?