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8110 West Gage Blvd., Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 783-2594
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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Ribs

We had lunch here upon arriving in town. They have a great selection of BBQ on the menu. I opted for the half slab of baby back ribs. What I really liked is they offer them Memphis style with a dry rub. They were very delicious! They also have a lunch special where you can order one or two... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Winter Springs, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Husband's pulled pork was too tough to eat. My brisket was 50% fat. The corn muffins were excellent, but $100 for dinner for 4 is way too much for just good bread and some potato chips.

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Winter Springs, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We had lunch here upon arriving in town. They have a great selection of BBQ on the menu. I opted for the half slab of baby back ribs. What I really liked is they offer them Memphis style with a dry rub. They were very delicious! They also have a lunch special where you can order one or two meats... More 

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Richland, Washington
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

There is nothing that we dislike. We love the large portions and the great food and atmosphere of the place

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Have been back three times, all pretty consistent and positive events. Service is relatively quick, and the homemade chip appetizers are great. Friendly smiles have greeted me every time. The atmosphere is loud and lively. This is a good venue to take a large group who want meat. Meat is what they have, lots of it and prepared very well.... More 

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Kennewick
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13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My husband and I like the sandwiches the best. They have a delicious chopped pork sandwich that' we add coleslaw to. They serve a plate of fresh potato chips to try all their sauces. Pretty spicy for me but my husband likes most.

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Kennewick
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Service is very slow ! When the food arrived it was not even close to what was pictured. I and my daughter both ordered beef ribs like the picture on the menu, what we got was beef roast cut up not resembling ribs at all. The meal was the worst I have had from Famous Daves I won't be going... More 

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Pasco, Washington
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I use to like this place, but all this changed on veteran's day. I use to love their choice's, but the menu on-line was not what was offered. I read that Dave's was offering "one meat salute"...NOT! A great disappointment I must say. So I decided on ordering take-out of their appetizers: "burnt ends which was a joke. I was... More 

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Richland, Washington
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The meals are some of the best in Tri City's. Service from the big guy in the kitchen is awesome;) Service from waitress, good. Service from the Bar:( has been one of the worst my husband and I have ever had bare none! RUDE & NASTY we enjoy eating in the bar and sitting at the high tables, but the... More 

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Corona, California
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is a restaurant that a lot of 'reps' use to cater in for physicians. I happened to have been the at the office when they had this catered in. I am typically a 'salad' person but they do sandwiches and great dishes! They also include corn muffins, which are to 'die' for!!! A guilty pleasure!!

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Longview, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Love BBQ. Today I finished up a project and was still in my work clothes when I decided to treat myself to a slab of ribs. Knowing I was not dressed appropriately for the main dining area, I retreated to the bar where the full menu is available. Could not make up my mind on exactly which ribs, I ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8110 West Gage Blvd., Kennewick, WA 99336
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tri-Cities  >  Kennewick
  • Phone Number: (509) 783-2594

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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