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Famous Dave's

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
$$ - $$$
7086 Bakers Bridge Ave, Franklin, TN 37067-1617
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's ok, if you like frozen Aramark food. Otherwise, go to a real BBQ joint that serves local meats. BBQ is shoe leather. Burgers are even worse.

Thank tochtli83
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family event here for 40 people. The accommodations and food were perfect. The service staff helpful and efficient. Being there was a satisfying experience.

Thank GGMaSue19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What great bbq. It is always very tasty.We have never had a bad experience at this location. The staff is always very friendly. They treat you like family. Try the bbq chicken it is wonderful.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

My husband and I visited this location on a recent weeknight. Although it was 5:30 or so, very few other customers were there. We both ordered what we've eaten and liked during previous visits: the Georgia Chopped Pork dinner. Our meat came in huge, unappealing...More

Thank Melodie P
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Famous Dave's BBQ is great place to eat. My wife and I took 4 grandchildren to see Nashville. We ordered the All American Feast! Great taste of smoked meats, ribs, chicken and Brisket. Really good crispy fries and country sides with cornbread muffins. All at...More

Thank boss284
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a place my wife and I stop at every chance we get while going to Nashville or anywhere close by in Tennessee. The barbecue is delicious, the service is great, and the muffins that they serve are wonderful. I have never been...More

Thank Mjack96799
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Both my mechanic and my regular doctor have offices close to Famous Dave's in Cool Springs, so I have eaten there several times and enjoyed the food and the overall experience repeatedly. I stumbled upon the place by accident, but now it's a destination for...More

Thank Gregory Z
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Dinner at the Famous Dave's tonight in Cool Springs was great. Waitress was very nice and made good suggestions. Food came out quick and was delicious.

Thank Tannermash
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We were there for lunch on Friday, no lines. The wait staff were great, very friendly and the food was perfect.

Thank George C
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

If you like great prime meat in a cosy, friendly environment, doubt no more! This is the place to be! Perfectly glazed ribs, tender juicy meat, loaded potatoes (and I mean it!)... Too bad we are back to Europe tomorrow, but this is a place...More

Thank marco73to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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