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“Confidence Renewed” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Famous Dave's

Famous Dave's
435 Broadway, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
(608) 253-6683
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Ranked #23 of 170 Restaurants in Wisconsin Dells
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout
Orting, Washington
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Confidence Renewed”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I had had several mediocre experiences at Famous Dave's in other locations in the past. Last night I wanted ribs so I tried Famous Dave's again. I am happy to report that this Famous Dave's has their act together. The service was prompt. The food was hot and as advertised. No complaints here.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Chicago
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
“Excellent food. Great price!!!!! Helpful staff.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We recently visited the dells during automotion 2013. It's is a very busy weekend. However we only waited 15 minutes on a Saturday night with a party of 9. The food has great prices and the service was quick. Our server "famous Greg" was awesome. We highly recommend this place. Their lunch specials are an even better deal.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Great Food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We ate at Famous Dave's a few days ago and loved the food. I really like the chopped pork and the onions strings are great. The waitress was really nice and the service was spot on. We ate at the new place closer to the freeway and enjoyed everything about it.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Portage, Wisconsin
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30 reviews 30 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Awesome!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013 via mobile

I always get a platter that comes with two sides. Cat fish fingers are great. Its about $50 for two people with a few drinks each

  • Visited September 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
“Food not good”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

The food was not toogood, cold potatoes, cold corn, and items they forgot to bring out with the meal. Also the services was poor, she was new, and we tried to understand but things got worst. The manager, was nice and made things a little better but taking off a little from our bill and apologized. She was nice and we really appreciated, but we had not enjoyed our dinner.

Visited April 2013
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