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All 97 Smithtown Restaurants

Famous Dave's

716 Rte 347, Smithtown, NY 11787-5004
(631) 360-6490
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Ranked #18 of 97 Restaurants in Smithtown
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
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English first
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Came here with the family on a Sunday. Seating took a little long 20 minutes. (when you have 3 kids, it is very long). Ordered the All-American BBQ Feast which is: a full slab of St. Louis-style spareribs, a whole country-roasted chicken, 1/2 lb. of either Texas beef brisket or Georgia chopped pork, creamy coleslaw, famous fries, wilbur beans, four... More 

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Bay Shore, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Resturant is decorated like the inside of a rustic log cabin, really awesome things to look at. A huge fireplace is warm and inviting. The food is delicious! Ribs, pulled pork and catfish! Each dish comes with a piece of corn bread that is to die for! Prices are great and you def get your monies worth!

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Smithtown, New York
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We eat here about once a month and sometimes get takeout. The food has always been good and the wait staff attentive. We like the Cajun chicken sandwich but it is a little bit spicy. The baby back ribs are great and if you are really hungry, get the feast. MIT is awesome.

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Northport, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We visited on a Saturday night with a party of eight to celebrate a birthday. We had reservations and our table was ready. Our server was prompt, friendly and knowledgable. To start, a couple of us ordered the wing basket and the chicken fingers while the rest of us shared a rack of the St Louis ribs as an appetizer.... More 

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New Jersey
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Late solo meal. Sat at the bar. Mon. night football on TV. Bar tender very friendly. I had the beer battered cad sandwich. came with spicy pickles and a side of mac and cheese. WOW, it was great. There were only two customers, so the bar tender, the restaurant host , fellow late diner and I enjoyed good food and... More 

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We've eaten here a few times and in all honesty it was just good. This most recent time had a few issues. The table was a little sticky and the 5 or so types of sauce that used to be on the table have been reduced to only 2. My major complaint was the 15-20 minute wait for the food... More 

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New York
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Good BBQ, the briskit tips appetizer was delicious. The "hottest" sauce they had was mild at best, but good none the less. A craft beer selection would be nice, but they have PBR, and a few other common beer selections. Price was very reasonable and portions are a good size. You can easily order and enjoy appetizer, dinner, and dessert... More 

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mastic beach
19 reviews 19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

These are the best. The texture, the sauces, the mostly meat (no fat) ribs are always coming out perfect. this place is on the money everytime. no joke. i cannot name names but everybody else claims to be the best ribs, nope. been there and it is this place. best of long island.

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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114 reviews 114 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My family and I are big BBQ fans. For years we've wanted to try Famous Dave's. Now I'm sorry we waited so long! The baby back ribs are abundant, meaty and delicious. They have just enough smoke and are topped off with a tasty sauce. The are among the best baby back ribs we've ever had! The sides were equally... More 

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Oakdale, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Had dinner with friends here over Memorial Day Weekend. Service was good and the restaurant is well maintained. That being said, we've had better barbecue elsewhere. Meat portions are large but overly spicy. Side dish portions are rather small. We had baby back ribs, chicken and brisket a good sampling of the menu. The ribs were okay but too spicy.... More 

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Additional Information about Famous Dave's

Address: 716 Rte 347, Smithtown, NY 11787-5004
Phone Number: (631) 360-6490
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Smithtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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