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Famous Dave's

7086 Bakers Bridge Ave, Franklin, TN 37067-1617
+1 615-778-1227
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (52 reviews)
“burnt ends” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
7086 Bakers Bridge Ave, Franklin, TN 37067-1617
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many bbq resturants but few are worthy of the name. Ordered the Feast for one. Three meets and several sides. The cornbread muffins before the meal were a treat. The Hot sausage link, rib tips and ribs were the meats. All were excellent and...More

Thank Dan and Bonnie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to celebrate Veterans Day. The food was alright. Wasnt super outstanding but it wasnt horrible. We watched college football while there..saw Auburn cause such an upset w/Georgia. The salad was alright, the tiny corn bread muffins were good. Havent had good cornbread muffins...More

Thank T N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you walk into a Famous Dave's restaurant the host will ask if you've been there before. If you haven't when you get your seats you'll also receive a basket of freshly-made, warm potato chip kind of things for sampling the various barbecue sauces. But...More

Thank poetsspouse
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The food is always good at Famous Dave's. The salmon with Jack Daniels sauce was delicious, as was the barbecued chicken. The side dishes are good. The selection of barbecue sauces is fun. The bread pudding was FANTASTIC - consider it a must-try item. Also...More

Thank cbfield
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Went to lunch with my son and we split the full rack of ribs with some sides. Everything was delicious, but the ribs were not the drop off the bone type that other places serve. They could have been slow cooked for a few more...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

While this BBQ venue is smack dab in the middle of Cool Springs — it’s easy to miss tucked just off Bakers Bridge Rd and Galleria Blvd. But make no mistake — if you drive within 100 yards of the store you’ll be smelling the...More

Thank Steven D
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Lots of food! We had a special on Tuesday with a platter of food for several people. Good was very good and the service was good too

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

My husband and I made the mistake of stopping here for dinner on a Saturday night. Nobody in the parking lot. Should have been our red flag. This is a chain bbq restaurant and the only thing I can say that's nice is that our...More

Thank njaloha23
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Easier to say.....don't go there. But here's 100 words.....slow terrible service, ordered appetizer sampler to share with my husband. Waitress kept saying "need more meat for a meal". We had side salads....husbands had HUGE hair on rim of bowl. Waitress kept saying manager will be...More

Thank Shari Lyn P
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We missed the birthday boy special offered by Famous Dave's P.I.G. Club, and had to wait around twenty minutes for a table. But the food is hot and the meat is juicy and the range of sauces has funny names and is fun to squirt...More

Thank poetsspouse
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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