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Famous Dave's

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245 Houston Cir, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-5090
+1 208-523-1712
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (34 reviews)
“chopped pork” (2 reviews)
“bread pudding” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
245 Houston Cir, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-5090
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Reviewed yesterday

nice BBQ food and very tasty cornbread, Staff is very friendly and helpful in making a custom combination when I wanted to try more different items with small portion

Thank JTCC520
Reviewed April 26, 2018

We were greeted by a friendly young host and that set the tone for a nice experience. Our server was pleasant and attentive and our St. Louis ribs were excellent.

Thank dougd540
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

This place is nice, clean and the employees are attentive but the food is average at best. The only thing “Texas” about the brisket is the name. It was warm and tasted as if it came from the same food service truck that delivers to...More

Thank lionore1
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

The evening started out ok. Restaurant was not very busy and waiter was quick to our table. It was down hill from there. Dinner arrived and one of the orders was all wrong. It was 20 minutes before it was right. Waiter was MIA the...More

Thank rubyblue1
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

The St. Louis ribs were fantastic. Everything was delicious. Nice ambiance, no crowded seating here. Loved it.

Thank MartaVond
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Near the Interstate. Large parking lot. The deco theme is good ole time hunting. Kind and fast service. Our choice: brisket and spare ribs, both excellent and soup with salad. The soup was too salty for our taste.

Thank longtravel09
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Pulled in just before 5 and before I was finished with my beer my take out was ready and I was able to avoid traffic to get to the hotel

Thank Shane O
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Good friendly service. Food isn't the best. The chips are like rock. Very family friendly! They're quite welcoming to children.

Thank CoCo Doug K
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Great smokehouse - brisket ribs and wings were great. Crispy fries and good beans and slaw. Just a great meal and good value for $$$. Server was pleasant and friendly. Plan to use lots of paper towel and roll up your sleeves for a feast.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed October 12, 2017

We eat at the Famous Dave's regulary here in Franklin, TN and love it. It was nice to find one right down from our hotel. The staff and manager at this Famous Dave's were super nice and we really loved talking to them.

Thank David E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
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: 245 Houston Cir, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-5090
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Idaho Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 208-523-1712
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