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Williamson Brothers Bar-B-Q

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1425 Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30062-3668
+1 770-971-3201
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10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Smyrna, Georgia
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157 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

This is the place in the Marietta area for good BBQ. Portions are huge, prices are not.Really good BBQ, juicy, ribs are meaty, appetizers are abundant and tasty. Will go back!

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Thank Joe S
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

This is, by far, my favorite BBQ in the Atlanta metro area. I have been to some of the competitor places that people rave about, but to me those places are not any better and they certainly are worse for parking and crowds. The atmosphere is rustic, the aroma in the air is incredible, and the food is absolutely awesome.... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

Took the whole family and kids for a Sunday afternoon pre NFL meal. Loved the Brunswick Stew...combo plate more than enough for two. Good selection of beer. Fast friendly service!

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Thank Nhcouple090909
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Generic, bland barbecue. If you are looking for authentic Georgia barbecue look elsewhere. If you think Sonny's is authentic, then you will like Williamson's.

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Thank Terry B
Acworth, Georgia
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117 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

I have dined here many times and also their location in Canton. When you drive up your nose is greeted with that southern smoke of good hardwoods and meat drippings. I have tried most of their offering and I find that you can't go wrong with anything bbq. Stay away from the catfish sandwich though heck this is a bbq... More 

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Thank Tom_PGR
Marietta, Georgia
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181 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Was excited walking in and smelling BBQ but was slightly disappointed with the quality of food. Not nearly as good as I had hoped.

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Thank Diane C
Cartersville, Georgia
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Our most recent trip to Williamson Brothers was a pleasant enough, as far as atmosphere goes, but the food was surprisingly sub-par. The slaw was warm, and the meat wasn't all that good. We live in the area and ate out extensively during a kitchen remodel. Unfortunately, Williamson Brothers is now on our "not again" list.

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Thank JaynieBeth
Atlanta, Georgia
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

All is adequate here. The meats are prepared well and there are ample items on the menu. Portions are adequate. Good decor compared to most BBQ restaurants, too. I would not hesitate to eat here. Still, the restaurant doesn't stand out from the competition, in my opinion.

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Thank GinsuSchminsu
Marietta, Georgia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Been a customer, worked there and the place is GREAT! Can't beat the pork or the prices!!!! Good people good place.

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Thank gdthomas
Marietta, Georgia
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

Always good food and great service. I like the pork platter with stew and baked beans. My wife and her mother share a pork platter, salad, and fried okra. My wife'said dad gets pork plate without any sauce and french fries. We also like the onion rings go and fried pickles. The prepare the pickles different from any other place... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1425 Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30062-3668
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Marietta
  • Phone Number: +1 770-971-3201

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