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Famous Dave's

2122 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-2607
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Cleveland, Tennessee
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147 reviews 147 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

Famous Dave's is a great little choice for something different. They have a really fun atmosphere, and their food is always yummy. I think their ribs are special here, so I recommend them. But I always judge BBQ places by their pork. Famous Dave's passes that test. It's very good. Go to Famous Dave's and have yourself a good time.... More 

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Cleveland, TN
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2011

We frequently go to Famous Daves! Haven't ordered anything that we didn't love! The servers have always gone above and beyond to serve us. Our child has a lot of allergies and they always bend over backward to make sure we can find or modify foods so he can eat them. They even brought him samples of different options to... More 

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Arley, Alabama, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

I always like to stop at Famous Dave's when in Chattanooga. The BBQ is good and they have several BBQ sauces to try, but the cornbread muffins are AWESOME! You can go to their website ahead of time and join their PIG club and they'll email a $10 off coupon for joining and again on your birthday. Their desserts a... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

While Famous Dave’s is a BBQ chain, the folks at the Hamilton Mall location (Chattanooga/Ooltewah) make you feel like it’s a local friendly family restaurant. The food is so good you will probably have to wait a bit in prime time, but there are plenty of tables and the wait goes fast – and the food is DEFINITELY worth the... More 

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62 reviews 62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

During a trip to Tn this month I had the opportunity to eat at Famous Dave's twice. First time was Friday Oct 14 when we got our food to go, the server that took our order was helpful, gave great suggestions for menu choices and made sure we had enough sauce and extras for the road. Stopped there again on... More 

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Chattanooga, TN
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77 reviews 77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

We go to this restaurant maybe 4 times a year. We have enjoyed all that is offered as far as food but have noticed a decline in the quality of entrees offered. The last two times we visitied, the brisket has been fatty and not very good. I will continue to go to Famous Dave's, if not just for the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2011

Service was good, food arrived in timely manner and at a good temperature to eat. I would eat there again for sure.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2010

We ate at this restaurant this past weekend. The food is always good. They had a hostess that went beyond her job in making us feel like we were the customer and their job was to please us. This is great with all the downsizing and cutbacks we have been subject too lately. Nice to be treated this way for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2010

BEEN going here since the place opened but started to notice abut 2 years ago a downward trend in food quality and service.So today after spending 3 hours waiting on food and a table our food was served with what appeared to be hairs {multiple} but manager assured they were brush bristles dont think so will not eat or recommend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2009

Went to this restaraunt on our last night in Chattanooga for a final BBQ fix, was not dissapointed ! They have 6 different sauces on the table, one called "Devil's Spit" Food was A+, service was great and fast.

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Additional Information about Famous Dave's

Address: 2122 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-2607
Phone Number: 423-593-6090
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

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