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Poppa's Finest Bbq and Catering

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1073 Washington Rd, Thomson, GA 30824-7339
+1 706-595-8074
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“cole slaw” (2 reviews)
“ribs” (9 reviews)
“hash” (5 reviews)
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1073 Washington Rd, Thomson, GA 30824-7339
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best BBQ in town. Get the meat and hash plate, my favorite. Ribs are very good. Courteous staff, quick service.

Thank Jim T
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This is some of the best bbq that I have ever eaten. Nice Smokey flavor, delicious sides and great desserts !!! The staff was also friendly and professional.

Thank UC1304
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

PaPa's has very upbeat, pleasant, smiling employees serving really good BBQ. You will enjoy the experience of this small town, mostly family ran restaurant.

Thank Tonya L
Reviewed March 8, 2017

You can go here for BBQ and you might get what you want or not. Not sure if they sell out that quickly or just dont prepare enough. Generally good food. Dining area has a weird smell, like antiseptic. The ribs are good, BBQ ok,...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Wew get food there weekly. the food is always fresh, well seasoned and good. The service is excellent.

Thank James B
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Some barbeque joints that I have visited are just so-so. Not the case with Poppa's Finest. Their BBQ has a nice smokey flavor and they take care in preparation so as not to include grizzle or other tough parts. Hash is great as well as...More

Thank GaTraveler25
Reviewed October 26, 2016

I visited for late lunch. They were out of several itms. I got a slab of ribs and two sides: green beans and baked beans. The sides came straight out of a generic brand can. But the ribs! They were so meaty and tender that...More

Thank Candi R
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Very good hash, coleslaw and potato salad. Not a fan of spicey foods. Thought the mild barbecue was a bit too spicey.

Thank Rivers C
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We were on our way back home from vacation and stopped on this exit and stumbled across this place. It was after lunch and we were the only one's there, so I was a little leary. However, I was pleasantly surprised. I ordered the ribs...More

Thank smoss999
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Saturday, about 2 PM- my husband and I shared the Jr. Ribs (7 ribs) with 2 half pint sides and white bread. EVERYTHING was delicious- we were asked if we wanted 'hot' or 'mild' ribs (we chose mild) and they were fall-off-the-bones cooked. Not dried...More

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1073 Washington Rd, Thomson, GA 30824-7339
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Thomson
  • Phone Number: +1 706-595-8074
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