The local owners of the Famous Dave’s restaurant on Baker’s Bridge Avenue announced December 31st was the last day of business for that location. Famous Dave’s lease was terminated when the property owner sold the site. The new owner intends to re-purpose the location, based on new zoning changes in Cool Springs. Famous Five Dining (FFD) is actively seeking a new site in Williamson County. Meanwhile, employees are being offered positions in the company’s other restaurants and catering clients will be serviced from the Hermitage and Smyrna Famous Dave’s locations. As of Jan. 4, the owners have not found a new location.
On their Facebook page, the posted a message on January 1st stating, “A lot of #Life has happened around our restaurant! Husbands met wives, babies were welcomed and birthdays were celebrated! Thank you for an incredible 14 years. We truly appreciate your patronage and all of the wonderful relationships we’ve made during our time here. From our family to yours, #HappyNewYear!!! 🎉🎉”
The restaurant is selling items from the Cool Springs location on Restaurant Equipment Bid online auction site. Bidding starts at just $1 and ends on Thursday, Jan. 11. Highlighted items include Flat Screen TV’s, Hunting and Fishing Memorabilia, Dining Chairs, Racking, Dining Tables, Work Tables, Signage and more.
All winning bids will pick up items at Famous Dave’s located at 7086 Bakers Bridge Avenue Franklin, TN 37076. See a few items below, and the complete auction listing here.