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Famous Dave's

) #47 of 292 Restaurants in Franklin €€ - €€€, American, Barbecue
7086 Bakers Bridge Ave, Franklin, TN 37067-1617
+1 615-778-1227
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“burnt ends” (10 reviews)
“ribs” (47 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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7086 Bakers Bridge Ave, Franklin, TN 37067-1617
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Franklin has a great Famous Dave's. The staff is always friendly and the service is always fast. You can get a great meal here if you are looking for barbeque or ribs. I really like their Georgia Pork. It's my personal favorite. Their muffins are...More

Thank AlabamaAngel
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We had the barbeque dinner for 2. It was enough for 4 people! Large portions of ribs ,bbq, corn,beans,coleslaw and excellent fries. Good service. Overall very good meal.

Thank 941rockeye
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Ribs, burnt tips, ribs, brisket, if you want great BBQ this is the place. We've had famous Daves catering our rotary July function at least 5 times and twice for our own personal house parties and have always had a great result. Always on time...More

Thank dougsrelo
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Great service! Had loads of fun. I just wish they had more to offer via a gluten-free menu. Otherwise, it was great!!!

Thank BNATravelnista
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Our family was here during the Fourth of July week. Thursday about 5 o'clock they decided they wanted ribs. I called famous Dave's and asked them if they had call ahead seating for a party of 10. They graciously said yes. When we arrived 15...More

Thank lkr2665
Reviewed 2 July 2016

My husband and I went to the Galleria Mall today and, of course, we ate at Famous Dave's. The food was great, as usual. My husband got ribs/burnt ends combo and I got roasted chicken. With the sides, we always have some to carry home....More

Thank winner12
Reviewed 1 July 2016

You have to love it when it has such a great name! Love it when they do their discounts for people named David!! Always good food when I go here!

Thank David M
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I reviewed this Famous Dave's a year or two ago, with 5 stars. My wife and I ate there again yesterday, and it's still 5 stars! We just returned from Kansas City and we had made a special effort to eat at highly rated (from...More

Thank Rmbbqtour
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We love Famous Dave's and this stayed true to what we know. However, it wasn't packed and we waited over 40 minutes for our food. It was delicious...so it's worth the wait. Good service.

Thank charrell
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Very good BBQ, good service. Rustic charm. Food was fine for a chain restaurant. Waitress was very friendly and efficient.

Thank Gary C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7086 Bakers Bridge Ave, Franklin, TN 37067-1617
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Franklin
  • Phone Number: +1 615-778-1227
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