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3880 Satellite Boulevard, Duluth, GA, 30096

678-417-6780

678, the latest Korean barbecue restaurant, fuses styles by featuring pork and beef equally, and it weaves in some fresh flourishes.

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BBQ Chicken

3473 Old Norcross Road, Duluth, GA, 30096

678-417-9588

The name may conjure quintessentially American backyard grills, but this neon-bright joint is the first area franchise of a Korean chain specializing in olive oil–fried chicken.

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Big Shanty Smokehouse

3393 Cherokee Street, Kennesaw, GA, 30144

770-499-7444

Dry-rubbed ribs stand out among the brisket, pulled pork, and homemade sausage, with a burnished bark that gives way to fragrant, coral meat.

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Bone Lick BBQ

1133 Huff Road, Atlanta, GA, 30318

404-343-6574

The Big Ole Totties—Tater Tots bombarded with pulled pork, chipotle barbecue sauce, Brunswick stew, cheese sauce, and jalapeño slices—is this barbecue joint’s most satisfying dish.

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Burnt Fork Bar-B-Q

614 Church Street, Decatur, GA, 30030

404-373-7155

This well-intentioned barbecue joint, which opened in 2011, fits right into the Decatur community.

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Buy the Bone BBQ

567 Stephenson Road, Stone Mountain, GA, 30087

770-685-1225

In 2012, new owners took over the Stone Mountain roadside stand that previously housed Garden Produce and Country Store, a laudable barbecue joint with a misleading name.

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Community Q BBQ

1361 Clairmont Road, Decatur, GA, 30033

404-633-2080

A buzzing Decatur barbecue spot with a friendly staff, country-charming atmosphere, and well-executed sides.

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Dave Poe’s

660 Whitlock Avenue, Marietta, GA, 30064

770-792-2272

Since 2009, when they split their Sam and Dave’s BBQ empire that reset the bar for metro-area barbecue, Sam Huff and David Poe have been compared constantly by ’cue aficionados.

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Ebony and Ivory

871 Concord Road, Smyrna, GA, 30080

770-438-8999

Marcus “Ebony” Phillips and Victor “Ivory” Amato (as they identify themselves on the restaurant’s website) met while working at Dantanna’s CNN Center location and pooled their resources to open a takeout shack in Smyrna, next door to a Sherwin-Williams outpost.

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Fat Matt’s Rib Shack

1811 Piedmont Road, Atlanta, GA, 30324

404-607-1622

Come here if you want nothing more than a plate of ribs, which arrive blackened, moderately caramelized, modestly smoky, and altogether satisfying.

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Fox Bros. BBQ

1238 DeKalb Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30307

404-577-4030

The sliced brisket has the proper nubbly texture achieved from slow cooking, and the tender on-the-bone short rib, sold Thursdays and Saturdays, is the best iteration of that Flintstonian indulgence in the city.

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Georgia Rib Company

4930 Davidson Road, Marietta, GA, 30068

770-973-7427

Occupying a large building and hosting frequent poker nights and live entertainment, this is really more of a community lodestone than a magnet for barbecue classicists.

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Grand Champion BBQ

4401 Shallowford Road, Roswell, GA, 30075

770-587-4227

In barbecue circles, the student sometimes becomes the master.

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Heirloom Market BBQ

2243 Akers Mill Road, Atlanta, GA, 30339

770-612-2502

This tiny barbecue joint has a unique cross-cultural vision. Heirloom pork, juicy-tender beef brisket, and fresh sausages meet kimchi, hot sauce, pickled radishes, and tempura-style Korean sweet potatoes.

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Moe’s Original Bar B Que

349 Fourteenth Street, Atlanta, GA, 30318

404-249-0707

Longtime Atlantans will remember where Cuban sandwich favorite Kool Korners stood on the corner of Fourteenth and State streets. It closed in 2008 and reopened in Birmingham a year later.

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Moonie’s Texas Barbecue

5545 Atlanta Highway, Flowery Branch, GA, 30542

678-828-8366

Jason Martin lived in Austin for more than a decade, working as a programmer and basking in the local barbecue culture.

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Ms. Betty’s House of Ribs

1281 Bouldercrest Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30316

404-243-8484

The barbecue choices at this East Atlanta staple are concise: ribs (including rib tips) or smoked chicken.

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P. Red’s BBQ

999 Chattahoochee Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30318

404-350-0008

An intown reincarnation of popular Cumming barbecue pit stop Pappy Red’s, the place sure looks the part: light brick walls, wood paneling, bric-a-brac, Coca-Cola signs, and a mounted steer’s head on the back wall.

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