Our Smyrna, TN restaurant is located just off Sam Ridley Parkway and I-24 and opened in June 2006.
To date, the restaurants are performing well financially and earning local recognition as well. Famous Five Dining has six times been awarded the Enduring Flame Award, which celebrates our commitment to culture and employee development.
Our 5 Tennessee Famous Dave's restaurants are owned by the two couples you see on the left.Our lifelong friendship grew into a business partnership 14 years ago when we formed Famous Five Dining, which stands for Faith, Family, Friends and Famous Food.Together, Doug and Mike handle operations and future growth for the company.Laurel Renegar, who serves as Chief Financial Officer, has her master’s degree in finance and honed her talents in the health care field before turning to restaurants.We trust our “family” of employees and the Guests who become our “friends” will feel at home in our restaurants.
More importantly, we trust that God will be honored by how we care for His blessings.
The Rookie honor went to the Chattanooga restaurant in 2003.
And on top of that, Famous Five Dining was named Famous Dave’s Franchisee of the Year for 2003, 2004 and again in 2009.s provided the opportunity for Famous Dave’s to operate in Tennessee, and the owners therefore seek opportunities to do for others.
Each fall, the company hosts a golf tournament to benefit the Make A Wish Foundation, and encourages participation in many local events that help grant wishes for children facing life-threatening illnesses.
The company has raised over 5,000 for Make-A-Wish to date.
The precious young girl in the photo with us, Jessica, had such a great time on her Wish trip to Disney, she couldn’t wait to tell us about it!