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Famous Dave's - CLOSED

716 Smithtown Byp, Smithtown, NY 11787-5004
+1 631-360-6490
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good57%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (36 reviews)
“cornbread” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
716 Smithtown Byp, Smithtown, NY 11787-5004
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11 - 20 of 84 reviews

Reviewed February 2, 2016

Went here at around 4:30 pm this past Sunday. Waited 10 mins even though there were open tables. I understand this is prob to help the kitchen and wait staff with scattered orders time wise. We were seated at a table in a little alcove...More

Thank purplescorpion74
Reviewed January 20, 2016

This franchisee has a wide range of Bar-B-Q favorites and all of them are great. The rustic Lodge architecture outside is complimented by the same indoors without being over done. Ribs that are smoked/cooked to perfection fall off the bone and are their specialty but...More

Thank ITCountM
Reviewed January 13, 2016

Went out for dinner at Famous Dave's. Service was good. We ordered an appetizer sampler which was good. The only problem was that they were having a problem with one of the fryers and it took a very long time to get our appetizer. Waitress...More

Thank Gershep
Reviewed December 25, 2015

I ordered st louie ribs and it came so burnt I asked the manager for a different kind. He complied but said they always serve st louie burnt which is a crock, No rib is served so burnt that it is ash

1  Thank larryC8449
Reviewed December 3, 2015

I went here on a recommendation from a Client who admitted while they haven't eaten here themselves, the place always looks busy. Having a real yen for BBQ - I tried out this restaurant right on Rt 347 and determined that I would not ask...More

1  Thank DocRKS
Reviewed October 14, 2015

service is slow, but food is really good. the ribs and chicken are excellent and they have specials at the bar

Thank michael m
Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

I ordered take out a few days ago, first time here, food was good, prices descent. Would try again and do drinks at location to get the full affect.

Thank flor j
Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

I can't stop going to this place. The food is outstanding but I think I keep going back for the service. The staff is always friendly and they serve with a smile on their face all the time. Taargus Taargus and Richard Dunn are two...More

1  Thank Mtytfto
Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

I wasn't sure how authentic the BBQ food would be coming from a chain. It was surprisingly good and cooked just how i like it. The pulled pork was good. I just wished it was served with a bun instead of a slice of toast....More

1  Thank Bernadette2626
Reviewed July 23, 2015 via mobile

This place is a comfy, cozy, down home place to eat. The wait staff is always friendly and welcoming and is always willing to talk to you about anything. The food, we've never had a complaint with and we've tried everything that they got there....More

1  Thank Mtytfto
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 Smithtown Byp, Smithtown, NY 11787-5004
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Smithtown
  • Phone Number: +1 631-360-6490
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