Georgia Smoke BBQ is the Best BBQ in Atlanta.

We love grilling and smoking, and we love Georgia. So we wanted to share this love with you. Georgia Smoke BBQ will alter your preconceived notions of what succulent grilled and smoked foods should taste like.

Georgia Smoke BBQ is smoked using delicious wood that is reclaimed, harvested, and split by hand from the old growth forests in northern Georgia by Sagamore Hardcore Wood Club members.

It doesn’t matter if you are in the mood for chicken, beef, pork, or fish, Georgia Smoke BBQ will deliver a flavor that you can only find right here in Atlanta, Georgia.

Contact us if you are interested in hiring Georgia Smoke BBQ for catering your event or for delivering a memorable meal.

We offer many unique options. All first class. Some of our smoked offerings include:

Smoked Perfect Pulled Pork
Smoked + Roasted Whole Pigs
Smoked Texas Certified Angus Beef Brisket
Smoked Gainesville Chicken
Unpardoned Smoked + Deep Fried Turkeys™
Smoked Alaskan Salmon

Georgia Smoke BBQ is brought to you by John R. Lenz and Sam Shober.

From the BBQ Blog

No one left the Oyster Roast hungry.
Thank you so much to those of you who attended the Sixth Annual Georgia Smoke Oyster Roast and braved the rainy windswept tundra of the Briarcliff Woods Beach Club field to consume 4,000+ oysters, 42 lobsters, and enough gumbo and chicken to feed a small army. All while listening to the live dulcet tones of Jim Kvicala and the (read more…)
Georgia Smoke does not recommend smoked cougar.
Georgia Smoke BBQ, also known as the best bbq in Atlanta, volunteered to cater a middle school football Friday homecoming celebration. The menu consisted of smoked Certified Angus beef brisket, smoked pulled pork, loaded tater salad, and baked beans for 75+ football players, cheerleaders, and staff.

The event went on without a … (read more…)

Sixth Annual Oyster Roast
Georgia Smoke Mexican Food Aficionados Stunned By Crowd
Georgia Smoke BBQ would like to thank the Briarcliff Woods Beach Club for the opportunity to cater the Labor Day party again.

The main proteins we provided were smoked Certified Angus briskets, roasted chickens, and spicy ground beef for a Mexican fusion meal. We served guests in an outdoor setting where they piled corn and flour tortillas high with meat, vegetarian … (read more…)

Georgia Smoke BBQ was recently hired to smoke a salmon using hand-cut cherry wood, and to make lemon-lime aioli for a special family dinner.

The salmon was smoked fresh-to-order the day of the party and was ready on-time.

Here’s what the host had to say about the salmon:

I tried some of your smoked salmon at (read more…)

Georgia Smoke Whole Pig Roast
Georgia Smoke BBQ was retained to cater a special birthday party for 50+ attendees. Menu items included a 65-pound whole pig, Certified Angus Beef brisket, cherry smoked salmon, lemon-lime aioli, cole slaw, loaded tater salad, and a black bean + corn salsa salad.

The food was cooked fresh-to-order the day of the party and was delivered on-time.

Here’s what the host … (read more…)

Bill Piercy–a stand-up, straight-shooting attorney with the law firm Berman Fink Van Horn–hired Georgia Smoke BBQ to cater his 50-attendee annual skeet shoot and BBQ event at the Tom Lowe Shooting Grounds. It was a … (read more…)
Even though it was very hot in the metro Atlanta area, and even hotter near blazing grills, Georgia Smoke BBQ led the way and committed to volunteering and participating by helping cook hamburgers and hot dogs for the hungry masses at the Briarcliff Woods Beach Club for its July 4 party while avoiding heat stroke.

The hot weather cooled off later in the day as the crowd … (read more…)

Georgia Smoke BBQ was hired to cater a Chamblee High School graduation party for 90 attendees. Menu items included roasted chicken, pulled Certified Angus Beef brisket, cherry-smoked salmon, lemon-lime aioli, cole slaw, loaded tater salad, and a black bean + corn salsa salad.

The food was cooked fresh-to-order and delivered on-time.

Here’s what one of the hosts had … (read more…)

Recently, Georgia Smoke BBQ was retained to cater a birthday party for 30+ attendees. Menu items included pulled bbq pork, pulled bbq beef brisket, cherry smoked salmon, cole slaw, loaded tater salad, and a black bean + corn salsa salad.

The food was cooked fresh-to-order and delivered on-time.

Here’s what the host had to say about the event:

Georgia Smoke … (read more…)

Throngs of devoted crawfish and Kentucky Derby fans arrived at the Briarcliff Woods Beach club and devoured authentic Cajun-style crawdaddies delivered fresh from the bayou and cooked on-site alongside savory grilled chicken while enjoying the Derby among friends.

$2,500 was raised, and all proceeds benefit FODAC: A non-profit committed to … (read more…)

Join us Saturday May 6 at 5:30 at the Briarcliff Woods Beach Club Field for the Crawfish Derby.

Purchase tickets here.

Do you love crawfish? Do you love the Kentucky Derby?

Devour authentic Cajun-style crawdaddies delivered fresh from the bayou and cooked on-site alongside savory grilled chicken while enjoying the … (read more…)

Georgia Smoke BBQ
Recently, Georgia Smoke BBQ was retained to cater an annual work party for 60+ attendees. Menu items included pulled bbq pork, pulled roasted chicken, smoked salmon, a black bean based vegetarian dish, cole slaw, and loaded tater salad. Also, a special batch of Georgia Smoke Jerk BBQ Sauce and Georgia Smoke Newfangled BBQ Sauce was whipped up and provided by master sauce … (read more…)
Thank you so much to those of you who attended the Fifth Annual Georgia Smoke Oyster Roast. Without the community’s support, we could not have consumed 3,800 oysters and enough jambalaya and chicken to feed a small army.

And after it was all said and done, the community raised $4,525 for FODAC, which is a 50% improvement in … (read more…)

Join Us at The Fifth Annual Georgia Smoke Oyster Roast at the Briarcliff Woods Beach Club Field on October 15

Please purchase tickets early  so we can plan to have plenty of oysters to share. We will start roasting a boatload of oysters at 6:30.

We will also be serving jambalaya and roasted chicken for non-oyster … (read more…)

Georgia Smoke recently catered a big bash at the Briarcliff Woods Beach Club. The party was rockin’ and the food kept partygoers begging for more. We collaborated with the host to create a fresh Mexican food theme that pleased meat eaters and vegetarians alike. No one went home hungry.

Here’s what the host and birthday honoree had to say about Georgia Smoke: … (read more…)


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