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Johnny's Barbeque

1710 Cleveland Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-1335
+1 770-536-2100
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork” (11 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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LOCATION
1710 Cleveland Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-1335
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very basic restaurant in terms of the physical space.....actually it is a little less than basic....however the food is excellent. Amazing pork sandwiches and excellent coleslaw. Service was friendly and quick. We shall return!

Thank Leapfrogisaac
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

BBQ sandwich platters are great, whether chicken, pork or beef. Their sides are good, too. And the sweet tea...makes it all worthwhile! The staff is fantastic as well.

Thank southernbo
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Love this place. Great sauce and great meat- never dry. Have had other people tell me they weren't super impressed (they liked Williamson brothers better). I really really like this place better than other bbq places like Dickeys. Johnny's is probably the baseline to build...More

Thank Koren L
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Husband and I stopped by on a Saturday for a late lunch, not knowing if they'd be open in mid-afternoon. They were, and they were busy. We had the typical barbecued chopped pork sandwich and fries. Boy, do they chop it on the spot! I'll...More

Thank LH2152
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This restaurant is family owned and the recipes never change. They make what I would say is the best BBQ and sides I have ever tasted. The BBQ is lean and flaky with no big chunks of fat. The beans and coleslaw are just as...More

Thank Richard I
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Love Johnny's BBQ. Not a big place but nice and food is always good. Price are very good 2. Besides the bbq and ribs, they have the best Brunswick stew. My granddaughter gets it every time. Don't have to dress up , come as you...More

Thank 50Nana
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Was given this restaurants name to try and was glad we did. Nice variety of meats and chicken to choose from. Was a little on the dry side. Needed more sauce than it should. Other than that good place. Nice sides to accommodate the meal.

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Sorry, but I grew up on vinegar-based sauce and having tried as many others I can find it's about the only one I like. They seem to use a ketchup-based sauce that is OK at best-to me That said, this place wasn't bad at all!...More

Thank 367gregorys
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We enjoyed our pork sandwich very much. Place your order, then they will bring it to the table. The kind of place you see a lot of locals.

Thank janevann2017
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Johnnys is a community staple. The building is nondescript, they haven't changed much on the inside in who knows how long... But make no mistake, the BBQ and fixins are some of the best in the area. Sweet tea is perfect. If it isn't broke,...More

Thank jvc1221
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1710 Cleveland Hwy, Gainesville, GA 30501-1335
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 770-536-2100
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