We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
541 Thornton Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122-1517
(770) 941-1155
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

27 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 27: English reviews
Jackson, Tennessee
Level Contributor
178 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The first reason I knew we were in the right place...there were tons of cops taking their lunch here. I always believe wherever local law enforcement is taking their lunch has got to be pretty good. I wasn't disappointed. The meat didn't have that strong pork/ smoke flavor I love. Still it stood on its own. It was moist and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Scott P
Douglasville, Georgia
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

I go by often to get the chili dogs with cole slaw. Best hot dog sauce that Ive found in Atlanta area. If you like a good hot dog with great hot dog sauce, this is the place.

Helpful?
Thank RichardW252015
Wheaton, Illinois
Level Contributor
97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I had the beef brisket sandwich, a hot dog and tater tots. Overall the food was good. The sweet tea was very good.

Helpful?
Thank xQuizx
Dallas, Georgia
Level Contributor
89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

A restaurant that you will return to time and time again! You order your food then sit down. Best hotdogs and stew,

Helpful?
Thank barbarawaters52
Lawrenceville, GA
Level Contributor
79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

They call their dogs Yellow Jackets! They are awesome! I get mine with Chili, slaw, cheese and whatever else they offer. this is a little place with a big heart. If you haven't been give it a try. They do a lot for charities. Plus the next the a Harley dealer, so you can pick a bike to ride home... More 

Helpful?
Thank TWags52
Pensacola, Florida
Level Contributor
112 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch today, the barbecue is good, portions are good and the atmosphere is pleasant unless you dine at the same time as a family with small children and parents who have no business being parents. Prices are reasonable. Would recommend it.

Helpful?
Thank scubaski80
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

I always get excited when I have the opportunity to have lunch here they say all they're good is good but I always end up getting two hotdogs all the way chilly cheese slaw mayo mustard and ketchup with an order of onion rings. Oh the fresh made pies here are delicious.

Helpful?
Thank Jayson R W
Powder Springs, Georgia
Level Contributor
320 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

We had their Chili dogs with potato tots. Their chili dogs are the best tasting in this area. Potato tots just average tasting. We would recommend this restaurant.

Helpful?
Thank Hungryman30127
Jonesborough, Tennessee
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

I ordered a large bbq sandwich and a small bowl of bbq beans. It was nothing to get excited about, just a decent meal. The place was as clean as one would expect, and the service was friendly and not lacking. Even though I have had better bbq at many places, I would return.

Helpful?
Thank TNGLC
Lithia Springs, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I have been coming to Fred's for a very long time. I can honestly say I have never ever had a bad experience. The food and the service is top notch which is why I keep coming back for more. I highly recommend them!

Helpful?
Thank Taylor T

Travelers who viewed Fred's Bar Bq House also viewed

 

Been to Fred's Bar Bq House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

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
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 541 Thornton Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122-1517
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Lithia Springs
  • Phone Number: (770) 941-1155

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fred's Bar Bq House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?