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Famous Dave's

208 Advantage Pl, Knoxville, TN 37922-2335
+1 865-694-9990
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“corn on the cob” (12 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
208 Advantage Pl, Knoxville, TN 37922-2335
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I will have to say that the service was excellent. The food, not so much. The macaroni and cheese was very spicy. It definitely has a kick to it. The baked beans and potato salad were very good, except the potato salad has a lot...More

Thank goingplacesgirl
Reviewed 29 March 2018

7 of us went to Famous Dave's for lunch today. We arrived at about 12:45pm. The place was not packed and most people were finishing up and leaving. We had to wait until 1:30pm before our orders finally arrived. We were the only table seated...More

1  Thank Richard M
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Visited for dinner with family while staying at nearby hotel and pleasantly surprised...the BBQ was great, atmosphere was fun and interesting and our server (even though exhausted from a long shift) really went out of her way to be personable and very friendly. I am...More

Thank Atomic-Style
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

My first time trying Famous Rib Ends.... delicious 😋 salmon dip another First it was good. Onions straws, chicken strips, catfish are amazing!

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Had lunch and was very pleased. Service was extremely friendly. Wings were delicious. Barbecue and sides great. 4.5 out of 5

Thank michael c
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Famous Heather took excellent care of us today when my husband & I had lunch. We both had the Monday special: pulled pork BBQ sandwich with a side of green beans for me & grilled pineapple steaks for the hubs all for $5.99 each. The...More

Thank TravelDiva001
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We always make it a point to eat here when we are in Knoxville. Great burnt ends, hubby loves ordering them in a sandwich. The ribs are great and the sides are amazing. We absolutely love it. Always have great service too.

Thank livelaughlovegive
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Was disappointed in this place after hearing all the good reviews. The burnt ends started our meal. They were not good, I hope this was just an off day, the sauce was way to heavy for our taste. The burger one of us had was...More

Thank glendale215
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

The employee (Carmen) who handled the catering was WONDERFUL! She went above and beyond in serving. Her personality was super also. The day after the wedding she served us at the restaurant and was just as efficient and helpful! The food was very good. My...More

Thank Clara B
Reviewed 20 November 2017

First let me say that other visits were better. The service on this visit was excellent. I had the ultimate burger and found it not all that. I also had wings for a starter and they were very good!

Thank sam l
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Tamara L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Advantage Pl, Knoxville, TN 37922-2335
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-694-9990
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