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Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que

2430 Prince William Pkwy, Woodbridge, VA 22192-4150
+1 703-492-1300
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (29 reviews)
“rib tips” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2430 Prince William Pkwy, Woodbridge, VA 22192-4150
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Reviewed yesterday

My friends who are from the area told me; "you need to eat at Famous Dave's before you leave". They weren't wrong.....sooo good and excellent service.

Thank Leonard S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really great BBQ and I am from the south. The sauces are the best, but they do not have a dish with only Burnt Ends. You have to combine it with something else.

Thank Jwvv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Texas style restaurant was the perfect place for experiencing some of the best ribs I had for a very long time. As I first timer here I really felt the country style atmosphere mixing with the menu choices which really enhanced the enjoyment of...More

Thank tomkozlowski1 .
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went out to Famous Daves for a Friday night dinner. I hadn't been in a long time. Must say I was shocked at how much the portions have shrunk. I remember this restaurant as having huge plates of food. NOT! My friend ordered the "Feast...More

Thank Melvina C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I almost always eat at the bar, but the restaurant is great too. Cindy at the bar is friendly and knowledgeable about the food and drink. She has been bartending in this area for about 20 years. The food is fantabulous. I've had the catfish,...More

Thank bobbnick
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The food is all very good! The ribs taste just like the home cooked southern ribs my grandpa spends all day cooking in the Mississippi heat, they are almost PERFECT. Salads are fantastic. Fries are perfect. The sweet tea is killer. There's really no complaints...More

Thank Tobs_96
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We were traveling south on Interstate 95 from the Washington, DC area and decided that the traffic wasn't getting better and we were hungry..... got off at the Potomac Mills exit.... stopped for red light.... Famous Dave's BarBQue was "sitting" outside my car windows and...More

Thank CathyP1953
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Famous Dave's is consistently excellent. Atmosphere is rustic and casual dress is the rule. We have always been warmly welcomed and the service is friendly and attentive. We love the ribs and the pulled pork. The menu is broad with many choices. If you have...More

Thank Dianne B
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I think I could probably live off of just the rib tips, Macaroni and Cheese and the bread pudding alone! I'm not one for spicy food but their mac n cheese has just the slightest "bite" to it....it's really good! My girls and I hung...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Love the BBQ pulled pork, creamy coleslaw and baked beans. The bbq pulled chicken is also good. Great food, great atmoshphere and good service.

Thank 131toniaf
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Suzanne R
do you have bar b q chicken?
14 March 2015|
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Response from 15Dutches | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have BBQ chicken. Also, they have six different types of BBQ sauce. The menu has a wide verity as well. When you go there the sever well sk if you have been there before and will take it from there to guide you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 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: 2430 Prince William Pkwy, Woodbridge, VA 22192-4150
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Woodbridge
  • Phone Number: +1 703-492-1300
  • E-mail