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JD's Bar-B-Que

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4424 S. Main St, Acworth, GA 30101
+1 770-974-8434
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10:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted BBQ so we found this not far from the highway! I'm so glad we came here! The food and service was excellent!

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Thank Tanya H
Iowa
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I give this a 4 star rating because, while what I ate was good, the rest of my table thought their food was better than "just" good. I got a BLT sandwich that was falling apart with soggy bread by the time I received it. The bacon was good, but there was a hefty spread of mayo and the thick... More 

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Thank JadeyIA
Cartersville, Georgia
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28 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

My friend and I were looking for a quick bite to eat in Acworth. Our first option had an hour wait. He suggested JD`s and since neither of us had ever eaten there, we decided to give it a try. The place was clean and staff were friendly. I had the pork plate and at 11:00 I thought it was... More 

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Thank Todd6166
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Not a bad little bar-b-que joint outside of southern Atlanta. The brisket has good bark and the sauces are flavorful. Chicken is always moist.

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Thank Adam M
Acworth, Georgia
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

JD's has really good food if you're looking for home cooking and need some comfort food. The portions are gigantic and you will definitely leave feeling either satisfied or miserable! Lol The service here is stellar. Keep up the good work guys!

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Thank mojojojo1980
Detroit, Michigan
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

As a Northerner, I enjoy trying the foods that are less common at home and more common in the South. The food at J.D.'s met my expectations at a reasonable price. As a bonus, the servers were knowledgeable and friendly and the décor was unique.

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Thank Simpstrom
Lake City, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

When you stop at Cabelas just off of I-75 in Acworth and need some food, forget about those cookie-cutter chain restaurants. Just a few short minutes away is JD's on Main Street. Now, I like BBQ, and I have eaten a lot of it. But, JD's is magnificent! The smoke flavor is infused into the meat through the slow cooking... More 

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Thank Keith H
Acworth, Georgia
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Great food, great service. The best part is it's only a couple blocks from my house. Worst part is going outside in the afternoon (if the wind is blowing this way) and smelling the smoker at JD's, hard to not get hungry all over again...

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Thank TripDaily
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Full disclosure I was born and raised in Memphis TN, a BBQ town, and am very particular when it comes to my barbecue products of all kinds. Now that I am a Georgian I have to say that JDs in Acworth is probably the best I've ever had outside of the Mid South. The sauce is not the highlight...the meat... More 

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Thank Walter S
Acworth, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Went there after driving looking a different place to eat service was quick and bbq tasted okay. Would go back and try something different.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 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 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4424 S. Main St, Acworth, GA 30101
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Acworth
  • Phone Number: +1 770-974-8434

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