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Famous Dave's Barbeque

17770 Parkway, Tukwila, WA 98188
+1 206-631-2000
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“brisket” (14 reviews)
“coleslaw” (7 reviews)
“bbq beans” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
17770 Parkway, Tukwila, WA 98188
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food quality is hit and miss. Ribs were quite tasty, but the brisket was overcooked and dried out. Beans and Cole Slaw were OK but the corn bread was dried out and hard. It's a little pricey for the quality of food, but not a...More

Thank Dennismc2015
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Not as good as I remembered. Good service and easy to find, but the BBQ sauce was too sweet. Lots of menu options.

Thank MaggieS2360878
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Small portions, over priced, slow service and yet they are still in business. I had the chopped pork since they don't offer pulled pork. $15.00 seemed a bit high but not if it's good. I found the port non-offensive but nothing to rave about. The...More

Thank man4pnw
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

I try to eat at a Famous Dave’s whenever I get a chance as there are no locations in New Mexico.(take the hint Dave’s). They are very consistently good and offer great choices. Whatever you order try the Devils Spit sauce. The Bread pudding is...More

Thank twhitefish
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Famous Dave's is by far the best BBQ in the area, big portions tasty and for the price ,you can have leftovers to take home

Thank review484
Reviewed August 1, 2017

Saturday night after 6 and we got in right away with a party of six -including a two year old. Good service - attentive and quick. We ordered sandwiches - brisket. Well cooked, not too dry. Good sauce. Portions were not big even the side...More

Thank Philip W
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Dave's BBQ ribs are very tender and tasty. I enjoyed them with the grilled pineapple wedges and corn on the cob.

Thank LibbySei
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Nothing bad to say about this place. We were staying one night in a hotel nearby and were hungry for BBQ. We found this place doing a search for BBQ nearby. We got in late and they were open late so we decided to give...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Yum! We had the two-person feast and had food to bring home. Everything was delicious and service was pretty good too. Only drawbacks - pulled pork part of the feast was very small and they don't offer half & half for coffee - just that...More

Thank barentru
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Informal, popular restaurant. Easy seating in the bar area with TV for watching sports. Everything ordered was totally enjoyable and tasty

Thank banderson224
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17770 Parkway, Tukwila, WA 98188
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tukwila
  • Phone Number: +1 206-631-2000
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