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Restaurant Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11 am - 9 pm Friday & Saturday 11 am - 10 pm


Famous Dave's, consistently voted some of Tennessee's best barbecue, menu features award-winning BBQ ribs, chicken, burgers, sandwiches, appetizers, salads and homemade desserts all served up in a unique, family-friendly atmosphere. Open daily for lunch and dinner.

Barbeque Classics like Georgia Chopped Pork, Barbecue Chicken, Texas Beef Brisket served up as Combos or Real 'Que Sandwiches and Dave's All-American BBQ Feast®, a full slab of St. Louis-style spareribs, a Whole Chicken, 1/2 lb. of either Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork, Coleslaw, Famous Fries, Wilbur Beans, four Corn-on-the-Cob, and four Corn Bread Muffins. Served family-style and feeds 4-6 hungry people.

Seafood in a BBQ joint? Try our Cedar Planked Salmon!

Famous Brisket Burgers, tongue-ticklin' Chicken, tasty Appetizers, crispy Entrée Salads, made from scratch Soups, Side Salads, taste-tempting Side Dishes and Homestyle Desserts where you may have to enlist a friend to share.

Lunch Specials, Lil' Wilbur Meals and Family Take Out Portions.

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Lunch Specials
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DAVE'S DEALS

Award-Winning St. Louis Style Ribs
Hand-rubbed with Dave's secret blend of tongue-tingling special spices and pit-smoked for 3-4 hours over a smoldering hickory fire. Then slathered with sauce over an open flame to seal in the Famous flavor and give them a crispy, caramelized coating. Like yours un-sauced? Order 'em naked.
Served with— Corn Bread Muffin and a choice of two sides.
  • REG Rib1/3 Slab - 4 bone
  • LG Rib1/2 Slab - 6 bone
  • XXL Rib "The Big Slab" - 12 bone

Baby Back Ribs—
Served with— Corn Bread Muffin and a choice of two sides.
Original style baby backs seasoned with our Chicago style rib rub, then sauced with Sweet and Zesty and a touch of honey. Big Baby Full Slab, Half Baby 1/2 Slab.


Combos
Served with— Corn Bread Muffin and a choice of two sides.
MEAT SELECTIONS: Texas Beef Brisket • Georgia Chopped Pork • Southside Rib Tips • Barbeque or Country-Roasted Chicken • Chicken Tenders • Hot Link Sausage • Sweetwater Catfish • Traditional or Boneless Wings

St. Louis Rib-N-Meat BBQ Combo
Don't just stick to your ribs - add to them! Get a 1/3 slab of our award-winning spareribs plus your choice of any one meat selection.

Two-Meat BBQ Combo
Double your pleasure with any two different meat selections.


BBQ Classics
Served with— Corn Bread Muffin and your choice of two sides.

Georgia Chopped Pork
Smoked for up to 12 hours and chopped to order, our award-winning BBQ pork is juicier than a Georgia peach.

Southside Rib Tips
A full pound of tips, hickory-smoked and fire-grilled with a Memphis-style dry rub. Served with a side of jalapeño pickled red onions, Hell-Fire Pickles and our Southside BBQ sauce.

Cedar Planked Salmon
A 6-oz. filet caramelized with Pineapple BBQ Glaze then grilled and served on a smoldering Cedar Plank.

Chicken Tenders
Crisp, golden-brown Chicken Tenders tossed in Dave's special seasoning and served with our own honey BBQ sauce.

Hot Link Sausage
A real mouthful of hollers! Twelve ounces of hot link sausage best served with an ice-cold beer to douse the flames.

Texas Beef Brisket
Our classic Texas Beef Brisket is rubbed with brown sugar, coarse black pepper and Dave's secret spices, then slow-smoked over hickory until it's juicy and tender.

Country-Roasted Chicken
Lemon-pepper marinated half-chicken, roasted and char-grilled to perfection.

Barbeque Chicken
Our Country-Roasted Chicken flame-kissed and slathered with Rich & Sassy®.

Traditional or Boneless Wings
Our award-winning wings tossed in your choice of sauce.


Dave's Famous Feasts

All-American BBQ Feast®
A full slab of St. Louis-Style Spareribs, a whole Country-Roasted Chicken, 1/2 lb. of either Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork, Creamy Coleslaw, Famous Fries, Wilbur Beans, four Corn-on-the-Cob and four corn bread muffins. Served family-style for 4-6.

Feast For Two
All the flavor, but half the size of our All-American BBQ Feast®. Served family-style for 2-3.

Feast For One
A Feast of your Barbecue Favorites... that you don't have to share!



Sandwiches
Our sandwiches are served with spicy Hell-Fire Pickles and your choice of one side. Order yours "Memphis-style" and for just 99 cents we'll top your 'que sandwich with Creamy Coleslaw.

The Manhandler
The sandwich that separates the men from the boys. Choice of Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork piled high with zesty Hot Link Sausage, and crowned with Hell-Fire Pickles.

Texas Beef Brisket Sandwich
Piled high with hand-seasoned, hickory-smoked Texas Beef Brisket.

Hot Link Sausage
Smoked and spicy... a mouthful of hollers on a bun!

Georgia Chopped Pork Sandwich
Our award-winning, slow-smoked chopped pork topped with Rich & Sassy® BBQ sauce.

Barbeque Pulled Chicken Sandwich
Hand-pulled chicken tossed in Rich & Sassy® and topped with melted Jack cheese.

Hickory Chicken Sandwich
Marinated chicken breast, grilled and topped with Jack cheese and two strips of smoked bacon.

Cajun Chicken Sandwich
Grilled chicken breast with pepper-Jack cheese, piled high with fried onion strings and topped with New Orleans-style rémoulade sauce.

Char-Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Marinated chicken breast with crisp lettuce and tomato.


Side Dishes
**These sides are a tasty 100 calories or less.

Wilbur Beans
Baked beans loaded with smoked pork, brisket, hot link sausage and jalapeño peppers.

Creamy Coleslaw
A zesty slaw that's pineapple sweet with a hint of horseradish.

Garlic Red-Skin Mashed Potatoes**
Red-skin potatoes mixed with milk, butter and garlic.

Fresh Sweet Corn
Buttery, sweet corn-on-the-cob (farm fresh when available).

Collard Greens
Slow simmered with bacon, onion and hot link.

Grilled Pineapple Steaks
Sweet, juicy and lightly grilled AND less than 100 calories.

Potato Salad
Potatoes with red onion, celery, hard-cooked egg, mayonnaise and a hint of mustard.

Southern-Style Green Beans
Green beans slow simmered in chicken stock with bacon, baby red potatoes and onions.

BBQ Chips
House-made with BBQ seasoning.

Fresh-Steamed Broccoli**
Simply-seasoned to bring out its natural flavor and tenderness.

Famous Fries
Crispy-fried, thick-cut, skin-on Russet potato wedges.

Dave's Cheesy Mac & Cheese
Our homestyle version blended with four cheeses, corn and a jalapeño kick.

Mashed Sweet Potatoes**
Smashed Carolina sweet potato sprinkled with brown sugar.


Desserts
Enough for Two if You're Willin' to Share!

Dave's Famous Bread Pudding
Melt-in-your-mouth, scratch-made bread pudding and pecan praline sauce served warm with vanilla bean ice cream.

S.T.B.F. Nana Puddin'
A true tribute to Southern tradition, banana pudding straight from Grandma's kitchen! Rich & creamy with slices of fresh bananas and vanilla wafers.

Hot Fudge Kahlúa Brownie
Warm, walnut-covered chocolate brownie soaked with Kahlúa liqueur and topped with vanilla bean ice cream, hot fudge and whipped cream.


Lil' Wilbur Meals
For kids 10 and under and anyone named "Lil' Wilbur". Includes choice of any one side or carrots and celery, plus Oreo® cookies and a fountain beverage or milk.
Country-Roasted or Barbeque Chicken
Chicken Tenders
Mini Corn Dogs
Burger or Cheeseburger
Georgia Chopped Pork Sandwich
Macaroni & Cheese
Rib Dinner
Ice Cream Sundae
Root Beer Float

Appetizers

Dave's Sampler Platter
Southside Rib Tips are just the starter. Add fried Chicken Tenders, Dave's new center-Cut Cod Strips, onion Strings and Traditional or Boneless Wings tossed in your choice of sauce.

Burnt Ends
The Pitmaster's secret. Tender pieces of Texas Beef Brisket seared and caramelized with Sweet & Zesty BBQ sauce.

Chicken Tenders
Crisp, golden-brown Chicken Tenders tossed in Dave's special seasoning and served with our own honey BBQ sauce.

Loaded BBQ Chips
Fresh-made chips loaded with jalapeño bacon and diced tomatoes, topped with house-smoked cheddar cheese.

Smoked Salmon Spread
Our own hickory-smoked salmon, cream cheese, capers and chipotle peppers makes this a spread worth swimming upstream for. Served with firegrilled flatbread.

Southside Rib Tips
A full pound of tips, hickory-smoked and firegrilled with a Memphis-style dry rub. Served on a bed of our Famous Fries with a side of jalapeño pickled red onions, Hell-Fire Pickles and our Southside BBQ sauce.

BBQ Nachos
Dave's version includes Wilbur Beans, Famous Chili, jalapeños, Rich & Sassy® and your choice of Texas Beef Brisket, Georgia Chopped Pork or Barbeque Pulled Chicken. Try Nachos Grande or Nachos for Two

Onion Strings
Lightly-breaded and flash-fried, served with New Orleans-style rémoulade sauce.

Chicken Wings

Traditional Wings
Dave's traditional wings, specially seasoned and tossed in your choice of sauce.

Dave's Amazingly Boneless Wings
No bones about it! These BBQ wings are amazingly meaty all the way through. Tossed in your choice of sauce.

Wing Basket Double Winger
Party Platter of Wings
Choose Your Sauce...
Rich & Sassy®Mild
Dave's original sauce with a blend of hand picked herbs and spices. Heat Level - Mild
BuffaloMediumMedium
Our traditional Buffalo-style sauce with a nice flavorful kick. Heat Level - Medium
Devil's Spit®
Medium HighMedium HighMedium High
A devilishly good hot sauce loaded with chili peppers and spices. Heat Level - Medium High
Pineapple RageTM
HighHighHighHigh
Grilled pineapple blended in a sauce booby-trapped with habanero peppers. Hot, sweet and dangerously delicious. Heat Level - High
Wilbur's RevengeTM ExplosiveExplosiveExplosiveExplosiveExplosive
Makes our Devil's Spit sauce seem downright tame in comparison. Warning: That sizzlin' sound might just be your tongue. Heat Level - Explosive

Fresh Soup & Salad
All entrée salads served with a warm, freshly-baked corn bread muffin brushed with a honey-butter glaze.

Dave's Sassy BBQ Salad
Your choice of Barbeque Pulled Chicken, Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork, Grilled or Crispy Chicken on a bed of crisp greens, smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, diced tomatoes and shoestring potatoes. Tossed with our house-made honey BBQ dressing.

BBQ Chopped Salad
BBQ Chopped Salad tossed with cilantro, cheddar, tomato, roasted corn, chili beans, tortilla strips and lime chipotle ranch dressing then drizzled with Rich & Sassy. May add Grilled Chicken Breast or BBQ Pulled Chicken

Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
A chilled platter of crisp romaine lettuce tossed in our own Caesar dressing topped with sliced, grilled chicken breast. Also served without chicken

Smoked Salmon Caesar Salad*
Dig into the ultimate Caesar salad: featuring crisp romaine lettuce freshly tossed in Dave's own Caesar dressing and topped with chilled, hickory-smoked salmon.

Side Salad (Fresh Garden or Caesar)

Cup of Soup with Side Salad (Fresh Garden or Caesar)

Dave's Famous Chili cup/bowl

Bacon Baked Potato Soup


Brisket Burgers
Seasoned 100% ground beef patties blended with juicy pieces of Texas Beef Brisket, grilled medium-well and served with choice of one side and spicy hell-fire Pickles.

Smoked Cheddar*
Simple perfection topped with house-smoked cheddar cheese.

Dave's Favorite*
Slathered with Rich & Sassy, topped with melted Jack cheese and two strips of bacon.

Ultimate*
Piled high with Georgia Chopped Pork and two strips of jalapeno bacon, melted sharp American cheese and our signature Beam & Cola BBQ Sauce.

Devil's Spit*
Slathered with Devil's Spit BBQ sauce and topped with melted pepper-Jack cheese, jalapeno bacon and Hell-Fire Pickles.

Jacked-N-Stacked*
Topped with Jack cheese and stacked with crispy onion strings.

Add a Cup of Soup, Dave's Famous Chili, Side Salad (Fresh Garden or Caesar) or Baked Potato to any meal!




Lunch/Early-Bird Specials —
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Served Daily from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Georgia Chopped Pork
Texas Beef Brisket
Barbeque Pulled Chicken with Jack cheese

Platter and Combo Specials

Choose one meat from below... Or
Choose two different meats from below

St. Louis-style spareribs
Georgia Chopped Pork
Texas Beef Brisket
Hot Link Sausage
Country-Roasted or Barbeque Chicken
Traditional or Boneless Chicken Wings
Chicken Tenders
Southside Rib Tips
Sweetwater Catfish

Combos and Platters served with corn bread muffin and your choice of one side.

Real 'Que Sandwich SpecialsSandwiches served with your choice of one side.

Lunch Size Salads
Smaller versions of our entrée salads served with a corn bread muffin.

Dave's Sassy BBQ Salad
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Barbeque Chopped Salad

Soup, Salad and Potato Specials
Choose two from below. Served with a corn bread muffin.

Cup of Soup or Dave's Famous Chili
Side Salad (Fresh Garden or Caesar)
Loaded Baked Potato with your choice of whipped butter, sour cream, cheddar cheese and bacon pieces

BBQ Stuffed Potato
Served with choice of one side and a Corn Bread Muffin.

Choose from Texas Beef Brisket, Barbeque Pulled Chicken or Georgia Chopped Pork with house-smoked cheddar, bacon and sour cream
OR Tender, fresh broccoli, smoked cheddar cheese sauce, bacon, sour cream and whipped butter
OR Topped with whipped butter, sour cream, house-smoked cheddar cheese and bacon


Family Take-Out Portions
  • Southside Rib Tips
  • St. Louis-Style Spare Ribs
  • Georgia Chopped Pork
  • Texas Beef Brisket
  • Country Roasted or BBQ Chicken
  • Hot Link Sausage
  • BBQ Pulled Chicken
  • Corn Bread Muffins
  • Famous Soups
  • Pork Sandwiches and 2 sides (serves 4)
  • Beef Brisket Sandwiches and 2 sides (serves 4)
  • Spareribs and 2 sides (serves 4)

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, fish or seafood may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

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Dave's Deals - Mondays BURGER MANIA! Starting at $4.99 Save $2 on all Adult Burgers Save $1 on Kids Burgers. Tuesdays - FEAST FOR TWO TUESDAY! A Feast of your BBQ Favorites $22.22 (Save over $9!) Serves 2-3. Wednesdays - WING-IT WEDNESDAY! Every wing, any flavor, 50¢ each! $2 Domestic Pints $5 Domestic Pitchers $3 Premium Pints $8 Premium Pitchers. Thursdays - RIB TIPS 'TIL PAYDAY All-You-Can-Eat Rib Tips. Includes your choice of two sides. $9.99 Dine-in only. Fridays - FEAST FOR FOUR FRIDAY! All-American BBQ Feast $44.44 (Save over $14!) Serves 4-6
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