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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We usually get our orders to go and have found that toward the end of the week the food sometimes tastes like it has been there a while. Usually early in the week it is great and I like they have a separate register for take out orders.

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Illinois City, Illinois
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65 reviews 65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Had a nice spread for the 4th of July since no grill was going within a 10 mile radius of my house; at least not one I was invited to :( They had a packed house but getting a seat was quick and efficient. Drink orders shortly after seating, they were refreshing and good. Next up...app, shared amongst us were... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We had a family group of 13 and ordered a variety of items. We started off with Sweetfish Catfish Fingers and Onion Strings. Both were delicious. The ribs and barbeque selections were tasty and the only complaint I heard was that we couldn't take the leftovers home because we were on the road!

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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Picked up carry out yesterday and as usual, my food was sooooo good. The staff is always so pleasant and helpful. The rib tips, ribs, chicken wings, and all are comfort food at its best. Love Famous Dave's.

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86 reviews 86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Have been here many times and will be back. With one glaring exception service has been friendly and well done. Portions are large bordering on huge. Brisket has always been fine with only once exception. The flash fried onion strings are delicious. I haven't ever tried the fish. This is mass produced chain food and is fine for that setting.... More

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Peoria, Illinois, United States
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83 reviews 83 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

My husband and I visited Famous Daves and ordered the platter for two. It was quick and delicious. It was a crazy amount of food. The roasted chicken was our favorite. The sides were tasty as well. Supposedly on Tuesday night two can eat for $19.99. That is a great deal! We enjoyed our dinner and our waitress Emily was... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

My wife headed to Dave's knowing we were going to have corn muffins. If you haven't been there that is the first thing I think about. As we started looking at the menu, we couldn't bring ourselves to pick the 13 to 15 fish pick. Our burger and fries were still over 10 each. Granted my burger was outstanding and... More

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Peoria, Illinois
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88 reviews 88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I like ribs and I never get to eat them enough. I ordered the ribs with burnt ends and really enjoyed the ribs. I enjoyed the burnt ends but they all looked the same like they were institutionalized, cut into the same squares. They made a tasty sandwich on the texas toast with coleslaw. The leftovers; beans with bacon, cornbread... More

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Peoria, Illinois
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78 reviews 78 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

This one is 100% the most awful terrible tasting barbecuing food I have ever had. I do not understand what the hype is? I thought it was generic, watered-down, and not worth a dime

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Lovely food, decent price, cannot complaint. Friendly staff, really clean restaurant. Glad its back in Peoria! Somebody was having a birthday and Famous Daves rung a cow bell and had a firework in the cake! Amazing atmosphere. A simple, all-american BBQ and the price is perfect.

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Additional Information about Famous Dave's Barbeque

Address: 7411 N. Grand Prairie Drive, Peoria, IL 61615
Phone Number: 309-691-7427
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
Cuisine: Barbecue

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