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“BBQ at its best”
Review of Famous Dave's

Famous Dave's
Ranked #10 of 154 Restaurants in Chantilly
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
Restaurant details
Tijeras, New Mexico
Level 6 Contributor
104 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“BBQ at its best”
Reviewed June 28, 2013

We were in Chantilly to go to the Smithsonian The Udvar-Hazy Center and we were hungry. This restaurant smells so good even from the outside. The staff was genuinely welcoming and helpful. The food was about as good as barbecue gets. The rib tips were meaty and flavorful as were the St Louis ribs. The salad was cold, fresh and a nice array for veggies. The bread is soft and ever so delicious. Dave's pickles are a taste sensation of sweetness with a bit of a punch. (We bought more at Costco) We were in a hurry to catch a flight back to New Mexico so we had to eat quickly but savored every bite. This was our first dining experience at "Famous Dave's". We definitely going back.

Visited May 2013
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English first
Carleton, Michigan, United States
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great BBQ”
Reviewed June 14, 2013

This place never disappoints! Before we had establishments in Michigan I used to bring a cooler to Nashville and bring them home for friends. We've never been that the staff wasn't very friendly and ready to serve with a smile. Love the attitude they bring to the whole atmosphere. I highly recommend this place to BBQ aficionados.

Visited April 2013
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Thank Cathy H
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Staunton, Virginia
Level 5 Contributor
54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Loved it!”
Reviewed May 26, 2013

We were seated promptly. Took our order promptly.The food is delicious! The place was clean. Staff friendly.

Visited May 2013
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Thank Terry H
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Atlanta
Level 6 Contributor
113 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Good BBQ”
Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

This place looked so busy, the parking lot was full, but we walked right in and sat down. The food was good and service was good.

  • Visited May 2013
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