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Welcome to Famous Dave's Legendary Pit Bar-B-Que®, Home of the Big Slab. Nashville's best barbecue restaurant and catering. Award-winning BBQ ribs, chicken, hamburgers, sandwiches, appetizers, salads and desserts in a unique and family-friendly atmosphere. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Restaurant Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11 am - 9 pm Friday & Saturday 11 am - 10 pm

Try the BBQ that has won over 600 awards in one of our Famous Dave's Legendary Pit-smoked BBQ rib joints in either Chattanooga, Franklin, Hermitage, Knoxville or Smyrna, or grab-a-load and hit-the-road at one of our fast, to-go counters!
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FAMOUS DAVE'S has Tennessee's best BBQ Menu featuring Dave's St. Louis-Style Spare Ribs, hand-rubbed with a secret blend of tongue-tingling spices, pit-smoked for 3-4 hours, slathered in sauce, then flame-kissed on the grill. And now Famous Dave's also offers Baby Back Ribs, seasoned with our Chicago-style rib rub then sauced with Sweet & Zesty and a touch of honey.

Lip-smackin' Barbeque Classics like Georgia Chopped Pork, Barbecue Chicken, Texas Beef Brisket served up as Combos or Real 'Que Sandwiches.

Try Dave's All-American BBQ Feast®, a full slab of St. Louis-style spareribs, a Whole Chicken, 1/2 lb. of either Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork, Coleslaw, Famous Fries, Wilbur Beans, four Corn-on-the-Cob, and four Corn Bread Muffins. Served family-style and feeds 4-6 hungry people.

Seafood in a BBQ joint? Well, fish have ribs, don't they? Try our Cedar Plank Salmon; a filet caramelized with Pineapple BBQ glaze then grilled and served on a smoldering cedar plant. Reel it in and you'll be hooked.

Famous Char-Grilled Burgers, Tongue Ticklin' Chicken, tasty Appetizers, crispy Entrée Salads, made from scratch Soups, Side Salads and taste-Tempting Side Dishes and Homestyle Desserts where you may have to enlist a friend to share.

Lunch Specials, Lil' Wilbur Meals and Family Take Out Portions

Restaurant Hours:
Summer (Memorial Day - Labor Day):
Sunday thru Thursday 11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday & Saturday 11:00 AM - 10:30 PM

Fall, Winter and Spring:
Sunday thru Thursday 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday and Saturday 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM

 Happy 2013!!! Back by popular demand: Smokin' Hot Deals of the week! Each Monday, our P.I.G. (Pretty Important Guest) Club members will learn about a deal in the restaurant that is Smokin' Hot. It's so hot, the ONLY way to learn about it is by e-mail! Join our PIG Club today so you'll have access to special savings and deals!


It's not just about weekends any more! Famous Dave's give you a reason to look forward to your early week days with Smokin' Hot Deal of the Day! The deals are so hot, only our P.I.G. (Pretty Important Guest!) club members will learn about them by e-mail... and they're only good for that one day! Join our PIG Club today so you'll have access to special savings and deals!

They’re Back! Baby Back Ribs! Now you can order both of your favorites: St. Louis-style and Baby Back Ribs!
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2122 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421
Phone: 423-954-3BBQ (3227)
7086 Bakers Bridge Ave., Franklin, TN 37067
Phone: 615-778-1BBQ (1227)
5000 Old Hickory Blvd., Hermitage, TN 37076
Phone: 615-882-0999
208 Advantage Place, Knoxville, TN 37922
Phone: 865-694-9990
991 Industrial Blvd, Smyrna, TN 37167
Phone: 615-220-BBQ6 (2276)

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"May you always be surrounded by good friends and great barbeque."™
Dave's Deals - Mondays BURGER MANIA! Starting at $4.79 Save $2 on all Adult Burgers Save $1 on Kids Burgers. Tuesdays - FEAST FOR TWO TUESDAY! A Feast of your BBQ Favorites $22.22 (Save over $10!) Serves 2-3. Wednesdays - WING-IT WEDNESDAY! Every wing, any flavor, 50¢ each! $2 Domestic Pints $5 Domestic Pitchers $3 Premium Pints $8 Premium Pitchers. Thursdays - RIB TIPS 'TIL PAYDAY All-You-Can-Eat Rib Tips. Includes your choice of two sides. $9.99 Dine-in only. Fridays - FEAST FOR FOUR FRIDAY! All-American BBQ Feast $44.44 (Save over $15!) Serves 4-6

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