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Famous Dave's

15725 E Briarwood Cir, Aurora, CO 80016-1562
+1 303-396-6227
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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“rib tips” (3 reviews)
“wilbur beans” (3 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
15725 E Briarwood Cir, Aurora, CO 80016-1562
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter wanted to go here for her birthday dinner. So the family jumped in the car and off we went! We ordered a sample platter that has most everything from the menu that you would want; ribs, chicken, brisket etc... We also ordered the...More

Thank YarnDenver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first time here and I wasn't impressed. The service was great but the food...not so much! The chicken was rubbery in some pieces, which made me feel like they didn't unthaw the chicken before they cooked it. The side were good but didn't particularly...More

Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a large group and ordered a variety platter. The food was ok. I didn't find anything special about it. It was good, but no more than that.

Thank firemshll
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

Hadn't eaten here in a while. Visited here with a family to celebrate their Birthday. Did't take long after we ordered to get our "room Temperature" food ! Food was barely warm! Very disappointing! Expected food to be served warm.! We had always loved eating...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Great lunch. Two meat combo for $8.95. Rib tips were tender and delicious. More than fair portion. Be back soon!

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed March 13, 2017

I recently ordered this to go and was just as happy as when I've ordered in for dinner. The food is excellent and well prepared. I like the burnt ends and the large bbq variety item on the dinner menu. Great atmosphere and staff is...More

Thank Tricia A
Reviewed February 5, 2017

We stopped in for an early dinner - service was good and the dinner crowd had not yet arrived. Our ribs were very tasty and the biscuits were excellent! Good value.

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Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Food is pretty decently priced and tastes good. Not sure about the service though. Waitress didn't know what she was doing and even admitted to it saying "I am pretty bad at my job" .. this was not comforting at all . When it gets...More

Thank Vish_the_traveller
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I generally prefer local chains or mom & pop places, but I do confess I love Famous Dave's. Most everything is very good - ribs, brisket, chicken, etc. I like most of their sauces and tend to switch up to get a variety. Great place....More

Thank Guiseppe_Brown
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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

When one goes to a restaurant they usually are seated and they are not worried about losing their table. Well God forbid you go wash your hands after you make your order because you like to eat with clean hands. We weren't away for a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15725 E Briarwood Cir, Aurora, CO 80016-1562
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-396-6227
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Chain restaurant, 3 in the Denver Metro area, and one in Colorado Springs, CO.
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