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Frederick, Maryland
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321 reviews 321 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

My son and I love BBQ so we came back here for some lunch one Sunday afternoon. It was 1PM and for some reason the TVs were all tuned to the Packers football game on FOX. This ain't Green Bay! I asked our server if she could switch the TV to CBS so we could watch the Ravens. About 10... More 

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The atmosphere was great and the food and service was too. I want to go back again just for the food

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Toronto
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250 reviews 250 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Famous Dave's serves a great selection of BBQ from ribs, chicken to brisket. The meat is smoky with a tangy BBQ sauce. There is a nice selection of sides to accompany their BBQ offerings followed by a nice, rich dessert selection if you can find some room. The prices are reasonable along with snappy, friendly service.

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Frederick, Maryland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The best muffins I have ever had - reminds me of cake. BBQ is way to salty and hides the original flavors. Folks get over your corn. It is pure mush. Do a different veggie maybe salad because the corn sits in a pot of water all day.

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Rockville, Maryland
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79 reviews 79 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I love barbeque! But I love when you can taste the meat so I often order the ribs naked so they're not drowning in sauce. I ordered the naked ribs. They were dry, chewy and had little flavor. The server was very nice and helpful. The sides were also nothing to brag about. All in all I was very disappointed.... More 

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I wanted to try Famous Dave's since we don't have one near our area in Reading Pa. My foursome wasn't too receptive. Thanks to the near by Italian restaurant not opening till 3:00 I got to eat at dave's. The food and service were great. Abigail was our server. Three of us got the brisket the other got the cod... More 

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Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I'm 58 yrs old and Famous Dave's has the best ribs I've ever eaten!!!!! They are tender,moist, and his bbq sauce is wonerful. If you are in the area you really need to try them. You won't be sorry I promise you. GREAT FOOD!!!

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Riverside, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We recently were doing some traveling on the East Coast and met some friends at Famous Dave's for dinner. Having Famous Dave's in Southern California, we knew we could count on great food, and we were not disappointed! We were a large party of 10, at the peak of dinner time, 5:00. The food was great - in taste, quantity,... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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29 reviews 29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My wife and I stopped in for a late lunch on Sat May 31 and they were not very busy , We both asked about the lunch menu , server acted like they do not do lunch specials on weekends , and he wasn't sure if they did or not so he did not even check with his manager ,but... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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77 reviews 77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We dropped into Famous Daves for a Feast, after our Mother's Day bicycle ride. We were pretty hungry so we decided to order an appetizer to enjoy why we waited for our meals. We collectively decided on the brisket nachos, and that was an excellent choice. The nachos were devoured pretty quickly as they were fresh and very flavorful! My... More 

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Additional Information about Famous Dave's

Address: 1003 West Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21703
Phone Number: 301-682-6100
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
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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