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Famous Dave's

2122 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-2607
+1 423-954-3227
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (30 reviews)
“rib tips” (10 reviews)
“burnt ends” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2122 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-2607
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After we were seated I noticed 2 tables near us not eating yet. Didn’t give it much thought until 2 other tables of 2 arrived after us received their food. I questioned the waiter who said my request for brisket w/o burnt tips was being...More

Thank Debisue7147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Famous Dave’s BBQ in Chattanooga on Gunbarrel Rd for the first time and it was hands down the best BBQ I have tasted! Very well cooked, tender, smoky, and flavorful like good ole fashioned BBQ is supposed to taste like. There was a...More

Thank lorettes856
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

AMAZING...some of the best food around. The sweet cornbread muffins are great...they are also around $2 each if you ask for extras.

Thank GANixonfamily
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I was in Chattanooga for most of March for work. I passed this restaurant and remembered a co-worker has mentioned it in the past. I ordered takeout here four times. Each time I ordered online, very easy. The first time I came in and my...More

2  Thank John R
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

The absolute worst service I have ever received. Drinks was not filled up one time and wait for food was over an hour. Will not be returning.

2  Thank todd9433
Reviewed 4 January 2018

It had been a while since eating there so we decided to try again. Remembered why it had been so long. Service was not so good, our waitress was hard to find, another person delivered our food when it finally came. We ordered BBQ and...More

Thank GaTnFamily
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

First of all it took us 40 minutes to receive our food . When our food did arrive everyone's food was cold. I ask for the manager, West. I explained to him that my food was cold to the touch. He took my food, when...More

Thank Katrina K
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We drove 2hrs from Atlanta so that our daughter could have her favourite BBQ ribs. We had famous Dave’s for the first time last year in Phoenix and just loved the St Louis style ribs. We had the BBQ for two which easily fed 3...More

Thank AJG35
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

After not having been here for a year (now I remember why) I was very disappointed. Our onion strips appetizer came out overcooked and room temperature. Sent them back and got freshly cooked that were good. My "burnt ends" were okay but kind of fatty....More

1  Thank Beverly152
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here for the first time this past Veterans day weekend and the service they gave the vets was top notch with a nice full meal. My husband loved his sausages, brisket etc.great sauces.My barbeque chicken sandwich and mashed potatoes were...More

Thank Debbie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
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 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2122 Gunbarrel Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421-2607
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-954-3227
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