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Famous Dave's Barbeque

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1360 Veterans Parkway, Clarksville, IN 47129
812.282.3283
Today
11:15 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:15 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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    Very good
  • 9
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  • 4
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good barbeque

We had the chopped pork. There is a variety of sides to choose from. They offer 3 different sauces at your table. Pork was tender. Sweet and Zesty sauce was the best. Devil's sauce was too hot for us. It is a nice place for barbeque. We wanted brisket but they were out of it. Cost is a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
lora t
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Jeffersonville, Indiana
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Jeffersonville, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We had the chopped pork. There is a variety of sides to choose from. They offer 3 different sauces at your table. Pork was tender. Sweet and Zesty sauce was the best. Devil's sauce was too hot for us. It is a nice place for barbeque. We wanted brisket but they were out of it. Cost is a little expensive.... More 

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Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This was my wife's first time to a place like this and she enjoyed it. the food was great as she enjoy eating the ribs.

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new albany, indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We attempted to dine there today but it was a series of disappointments. The hostess tried to seat us at a table in a dark room next to the restroom. When asked if we could sit on the other table next to the window, She fussed and said it is closed. Over 70% of the restaurant was empty at 1:00... More 

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Eighty Four, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

If you are looking for Bar B Q this is the place to be. Order the trash can lid and you won't be disappointed. This meal is served in an actual trash can lid filled with corn on the cob, brisket, chicken, ribs, bowl of baked beans with a surprisingly good amount of meat cooked in the beans, cole slaw... More 

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Corydon, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The food is great barbecue, and vegetables great too. The meat and chicken is moist and tasty. The sauce comes in different flavor to suit your taste. The meals are pricey ,but great food

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Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I enjoyed that they are fast fun and best of all great tasting. I stay in the area quite a bit for business and will look to dine here any chance I get! Thank guys!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Typical of Famous Dave's, the food and service was great. I had the Catfish dinner and enjoyed it very much. The fish was tender and it was battered and fried just right. Our waiter was attentive and friendly. I would certainly recommend this location.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I have enjoyed barbecue from dozens of places including Famous Dave's on numerous occasions. However, my most recent experience with them will be my last. My food was barely warm, and my order was incorrect. Problem is, once I got my food, I didn't see a server or manager for close to 20 minutes. My wife's food was not hot... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Wow, I could not disagree more with some of the negative reviews on this site -- Famous Dave's BBQ was well worth the visit. The smell alone was worth the trip and gave that real southern feel. The pulled-pork was outstanding, and by no means "smoked too long" (is there is such a thing?) and fries were outrageously tasteful and... More 

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Clarksville, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Famous Daves BBQ is not what I would call traditional BBQ. It is cooked too long and the "falling off the bone" certainly won't win you any trophy's at the BBQ cookoffs. The best part is the sauce and it is a bit sweet for my taste.

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Additional Information about Famous Dave's Barbeque

Address: 1360 Veterans Parkway, Clarksville, IN 47129
Phone Number: 812.282.3283
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Clarksville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:15 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1360 Veterans Parkway, Clarksville, IN 47129
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Clarksville
  • Phone Number: 812.282.3283

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:15 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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