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  • English first
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English first
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I was there yesterday. I had the Catfish strips they were great. Everyone enjoyed their food. Or server was Chris. He was the best very personable!

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columbia maryland
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74 reviews 74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

It has been awhile since I have been here to eat. So today I came in for a rack of ribs, had to take home half of the order. The ribs were meaty and very good, the amount of fries and potato salad portions were on the small side in fact you can say the potato salad portion was tiny.... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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166 reviews 166 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We visited the restaurant during non lunch hours on a Saturday. The restaurant was decorated in a cozy, lodge theme. Clean restrooms, huge bar area separate from the main dining room and even patio seating. We chose to sit in the dining room to watch a football game on the large screen tv. Our waiter literally had no affect about... More 

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Louisa, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Visited FD's for happy hour - missed it by a few minutes but the bartender still fixed us some drinks at the reduced price. She was also our waitress on the outside patio and she was great - friendly, funny and she gave us great service. the food, however, was another story... we come here often and, the last several... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Watch out these are really addicting!!! Cooked to perfection and a nice sauce. Also, I like the tips with cheddar cheese. Would surley come back!

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194 reviews 194 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

As a barbecue joint, it's fine, but don't expect anything healthy or low fat on the menu. You ain't gonna find it.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I wanted to eat some good pulled pork, and my uncle recommended me this place. We ended up going with 4 people to this place. It was a Saturday but it wasn't too busy, the waiter seated us quickly and we ordered the burnt tips with chips as a starter to eat together. The tips were tender and smoky, and... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This is one of the places we ate at during our trip. The food was decent. I was hoping for fall off the bone ribs but they really didn't. Still good flavor, good drinks and dessert. It's conveniently located next to a shopping area including Dick's sporting goods. Can't judge a place just by one meal. If there's a next... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Wow those ribs are succulent! Big family restaurant. Good service and good food. The prices are right. Their chicken taste delicious. And there spicy sauce comes in a great variety.

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Baltimore, USA
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138 reviews 138 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Famous Dave's is an interesting chain. They have really good barbecue but everything else is just chain-ok. Atmosphere is the interesting part. Its like you are on a disney side show. Interesting...

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Additional Information about Famous Dave's

Address: 6201 Columbia Crossing Dr, Columbia, MD 21045
Phone Number: (410) 290-0091
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 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 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

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