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1977 N 1200 W, Layton, UT 84041-5648
(801) 773-3994
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
If you have a big appetite this is the place for you!

Went with a big group of people, service was good and friendly, food was plentiful and tasty. I had enough to be full that night and lunch for the next 2 days! Good value and great food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Tina R
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64 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Went with a big group of people, service was good and friendly, food was plentiful and tasty. I had enough to be full that night and lunch for the next 2 days! Good value and great food.

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Spokane, Washington
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The food is always good at Famous Dave's. The ambience at this one was a little off. I think they were heading for a remodel, so the furnishings seemed kind of tatty and worn. But the food was great!

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Layton, Utah
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206 reviews 206 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

The service is slow, the food is nothing special, and the wait staff is uninformed. We came here one night, not in a huge hurry, but certainly not expecting to wait as long as we did. There were only two people in my party and we were there for almost 90 minutes. I ordered the catfish dinner. I asked the... More 

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Wixom, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Good Burnt Ends Friendly wait staff convenient to hotels (walking distance) Separate carry-out parking, entrance and pay counter Good side selections

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Kentwood, Louisiana
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

The food was OK. The staff wasn't very friendly at all. the restrooms could use some attention. There are many other places to eat. Get your BBQ in Texas its better..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We have eaten here several times and have never been disappointed. We have always been served hot food that cooked to perfection. We've alway found the staff friendly and the go out of their way to keep you satisfied. I love their salmon that is cooked on a plank of wood. We will return on a regular basis. Les Talbot

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Layton, Utah
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Don't let the reviews fool you. This is not great BBQ. It is completely average. I am just too accustomed to Texas BBQ. So this is a spot I will not be back to. The locals seem to love it and the sauce was really good. Just not worth it for me. Service has always been great the 3 times... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Service was excellent as well as the food! Our server, Christopher was on the money and always on the move We would hire him in a minute. Thanks Chris

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Cardiff Wales
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92 reviews 92 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

I loved the food here. First time experience and would definitely return. We had the combo so the brisket and ribs were our choice. The corn muffins were delicious and the mash to die for. Service was excellent.

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Burbank, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We ate at this restaurant 3 times when we stayed at the hotel next door. We ate different things every time. From their burgers, to their rib tips, to the appetizers, and even dessert, it was great food. And the service was always very pleasant. We ate 2 of the times as take out and the food stayed hot or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1977 N 1200 W, Layton, UT 84041-5648
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Davis County  >  Layton
  • Phone Number: (801) 773-3994

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, 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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