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Famous Dave's

) #52 of 917 Restaurants in Knoxville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
208 Advantage Pl, Knoxville, TN 37922-2335
+1 865-694-9990
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Barbecue
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208 Advantage Pl, Knoxville, TN 37922-2335
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing through and stopped in based on the reviews. We were not disappointed. We split the 3 meat platter. Everything was delicious. The grilled pineapple was amazing.

Thank hallstac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch consisting of loaded baked potato. Barbecue was very good. Potato cooked well. Service extremely friendly.

Thank michael c
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The BBQ and staff were both great..clean restrooms and delicious BBQ. No waiting and excellent service. Expect a lot of food for the money. Well worth the trip.

Thank pauligoetsch
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Feast for two is more like feast for three or four. Chicken, corn ,and fries was delicious. Ribs are good but not the best by far. Brisket was not near as Wonderful as Texas brisket and pulled pork lacked that smokey flavor. It was fun...More

Thank JarHead0121
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Had dinner on April 16 about 5:00 as I was passing through Knoxville. I love famous Dave's but this is the first visit to this location. The bathrooms were very dirty. Toilet clogged and over flowed. I had the combo baby back rib and chicken....More

Thank Vince B
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I ate a late supper about 9pm on April 14th with tree other friends. It was right next door to the Red Roof Inn where we were staying. I just had a pulled pork sandwich with cole slaw but the others ordered supper. None of...More

Thank macsjoy
Reviewed 11 April 2017

could smell the food from our hotel was not disappointed at staff was very friendly and helpful I am a good eater and I could not finish everything on my plate good selection of drinks will definitely stop here for supper next time I am...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Hubby gave the ribs an 8.5. I had sides: macaroni and cheese and slaw, but as a mostly vegetarian, not the best place because they use bacon as flavoring every chance they get. The sides were small. But the place is clean, and service was...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Oh my cant wait to go back will stop every time im in the area made you feel like a friend we were staying in hotel and they made sure we had everything we needed great service

1  Thank Blaina D
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Just stopped at Famous Daves and brought Baby Back Ribs, Memphis Style home to eat. There was almost no fat whatsoever on the ribs. The dry rub is delicious with a little sweet and a little hot spice in it. Not only are the ribs...More

1  Thank mullie09
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Tamara L
Chris S, Thank you for passing this along! I'm one of the owners of the restaurant and will be sure we address this immediately! As a locally & family owned and operated company, we recognize the importance of high standards and taking great care of our Guests and we didn't do this for your visit. We sincerely apologize and look forward to being able to connect with you one-on-one. I've sent a private message your way about this. Thanks again! Tamara
13 March 2017|
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Response from Patrick S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I could not see a question except "null", so I said void lol. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Advantage Pl, Knoxville, TN 37922-2335
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-694-9990
  • E-mail
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