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1718 Eglin Street, Rapid City, SD 57701
605-341-2115
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pretty good bbq, nice staff

My daughter and I tried this place and came away happy. She had a kid's meal (ribs) and enjoyed the taste of the ribs. I had a bit more, the feast for one, and really enjoyed the brisket and ribs. The chicken was less good--it actually seemed a bit undercooked--but overall quite a plate of food... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Michael P
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Vestal, New York
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English first
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Both had baby back ribs, very yummy (although not as good as gone smoked but whose is) several sauces very good. Mac and cheese was spicy with jalapeños and was extra yummy. Pineapple steaks were perfect our waiter was knowledgable of menu and sauces. And very friendly, really enjoyed our meal

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Kansas City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Our introduction to this Famous Dave's location was having to wait for a table even though half of the restaurant was empty. It was like they didn't have enough staff to accommodate the entire facility. So after about 10 minutes we were seated in the bar area. Our server was nice enough, but she was underage so she couldn't answer... More 

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Wyoming
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The bartender was outstanding, he hooked us up with to go food, which was amazing. We had the caramelized brisket tips for an appetizer while sitting at the bar, they are wonderful. To go, we had the feast for two. Very good food for the price!

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Vestal, New York
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

My daughter and I tried this place and came away happy. She had a kid's meal (ribs) and enjoyed the taste of the ribs. I had a bit more, the feast for one, and really enjoyed the brisket and ribs. The chicken was less good--it actually seemed a bit undercooked--but overall quite a plate of food that I didn't come... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The Feast for Two was more like a feast for 3. We had plenty left over. It would have cost the same amount for two separate entrees, so I'm happy.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We've eaten at Famous Dave's all across the country and have never been disappointed. This visit was what we've come to expect; exceptionally friendly service, very good food, and reasonable prices. We've been to Lockhart, TX and all the famous BBQ places like Black's, Kreuz Market, and Smitty's, and frankly, I'll take Famous Dave's ribs any day.

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21 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Kids $1.00 kids meal and the food and atmosphere is great. A super BarBQ and meal for all! Great for playing I-Spy with the kids, the walls are full!

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Spearfish, South Dakota
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We arrived with a business group of about 30 with reservations. Our very long table was waiting. We ordered five samplers for appetizers which were a hit. I went for the two meat plate with beef brisket and baby back ribs. The ribs were fantastic. But the high light of the meal was the piece of corn bread. The speed... More 

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Nebraska
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We like the atmosphere, and the weekday lunch choices are a great value. Grilled pineapple makes a wonderful side.

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Union Center, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I love southern BBQ. Hard to find a good BBQ place in SD, and this one didn't make the cut. Pulled pork sandwiches were so-so. I don't mind chains if the food is good. They are rather pricy IMO. I can get better tasting BBQ in a tub at the grocery store for now.

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Additional Information about Famous Dave's

Address: 1718 Eglin Street, Rapid City, SD 57701
Phone Number: 605-341-2115
Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
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
Cuisine: Barbecue

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1718 Eglin Street, Rapid City, SD 57701
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
  • Phone Number: 605-341-2115

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
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

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