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“Best Bar-B-Que in Woodbridge!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que

Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que
Ranked #6 of 270 Restaurants in Woodbridge
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Good for: Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Best Bar-B-Que in Woodbridge!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2012

We frequent this restaurant quite often when my remote co-workers come into town. They request that we ALL go to this restaurant as a team at least once during their visit. They truly have some of the best food in Woodbridge.

Visited June 2012
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English first
Woodbridge, Virginia
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“bad food”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2012

We got a carry out and the beef brisket was so grissly and greasy that we had to just throw it out. My daughters ribs were horrible to the extreme, again had to throw it all away. My husbands dinner was also greasy and chewy. We have eaten there many times in the past and also had many take outs from Famous Dave's. The food had always been very good in the past. Howwever, this time all of it was terrible and had to be thrown away.

Visited February 2012
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great service, great food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2012

We received wonderful service at this restaurant and since it was our first time visiting a Dave's, a free bottle of BBQ sauce to take home. The food was delicious and hot. Nice selection of beer as well. Will definitely visit again.

Visited July 2012
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Dumfries, Virginia
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118 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“good, honest food”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2012

used this restaurant to cater rehearsal dinner at our house--reasonable, great servers, delicious food. plenty of food, sauces, and sides. relatives from out of town loved the food.

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Virginia
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300 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
“Average food, at best.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2012

We stopped at Famous Dave's for a late night meal after a day at IKEA. The food was average, at best. The server recommended the ribs; however, they were tough and chewy. The chopped pork was a much better selection. The side dish of macaroni and cheese, with corn and jalapenos, was a great taste combination, but as another reviewed stated, the temperature of the food could be warmer. Nothing was served hot....not the ribs, not the chopped pork, not the side dishes, etc. Everything was just barely warm. :-(

On a positive note, the sever was very personable.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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