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Famous Dave's

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1603 Morrissey Dr Ste B, Bloomington, IL 61704-7145
(309) 664-0044
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Benton, Illinois
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In town for meeting been to a Famous Daves in AZ so we tried this place for ribs. Food was excellent service was prompt and place was clean. Best ribs in a long time.

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Peoria, Illinois
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237 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really like this Famous Dave's. Great ambiance, good service, friendly staff. While this is a chain restaurant, this location shines. I eat here about once every couple months and have had several great experiences. I highly recommend and can't wait to go back.

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Lake Mary, Florida
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45 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Very good service, food was very good, brisket, chicken, corn bread and beans were rocking good. Good deals on draft beers

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Love going to Famous Dave's. No matter what you choose, It's all good. We had the St.Louis BBQ ribs, cole slaw, fries, corn muffin and a sugary sweet tea. No leftovers to take with us. We ate it all! Yes it was mmm mmm mmm mmm good! Sorry, I can not comment on dessert. No room left. I'm sure it... More 

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Thank PRWill
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Great food! It is on the pricier side but so worth it for all the food you get! Lots of grilled and barbecue. So worth the date night here. Some alcohol served here not sure on prices though.

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Thank Taylor K
United States
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71 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Love the food and the location. Its not too far from our home and when we're in town taking care of other things ; we try to stop by for a bite to eat.

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Thank EvangHouston
Saint Joseph, Illinois
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96 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Their salmon is the best. It simply melts in your mouth and the BBQ is a great addition. The grilled pineapple spears are so unique and juicy. I'm not a fan of the decor or noise but it's a great place to eat.

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Thank Adana69
Fairbury, Illinois
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

My wife have eaten lunch here several times in 2015 and 2016. Food is always good and waitresses friendly. We will continue to eat lunch here in the future. I like the ability to sample all the different sauces.

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Thank Dale M
Bloomington, Illinois
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

I saw the sign and we made a beeline to Famous Daves! The beef dishes are yummy and the sauces add flavor to the meat. The atmosphere is easy going and relaxed. It is not too fancy but the food is great. I have used them for parties and it has always been a winner!! The wait staff is attentive... More 

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Marion, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

My family and I were traveling on vacation. We had eaten at several Famous Daves before. When we saw this one on our route my dad, sister and brother all said."let's stop there". There were 13 of us. We got 2 of the family feasts, added pulled pork brisket and catfish fingers. Plus I had a coupon for a free... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1603 Morrissey Dr Ste B, Bloomington, IL 61704-7145
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: (309) 664-0044

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?