Fodor's Expert Review Sweet Auburn Barbecue

$$ Virginia-Highland and Emory Barbecue

One of several success stories to come from the Sweet Auburn Curb Market, this offshoot of the market makes classic Southern barbecue available in a part of town where it’s lacking. The meats are slow-smoked, and the sides are delectable. Mix things up with the taco plate or pimento cheese wontons—more examples of this barbecue joint’s multicultural influences.

Barbecue Casual Lunch Dinner Brunch $$

Quick Facts

656 N. Highland Ave.
Atlanta, Georgia  30306, USA


Known For:
  • Slow-smoked barbecue
  • Laid-back atmosphere
  • Unique offerings like pimento wontons

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