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Famous Dave's Barbeque

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1360 Veterans Pkwy, Clarksville, IN 47129-7745
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 11:15 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Evansville, Indiana
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124 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time to eat at Famous Dave's. I had received plenty of recommendations from friends and so while in Clarksville, IN I made sure I gave it a try. The ambience of the restaurant was exactly what one would expect from a southern BBQ restaurant. It was better than they had raved about! The service was fantastic!... More 

Thank dcetraveling
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on 4th of July with a group on 6. Wait wasn't too long. After we got seated it took 3 different people to get our drinks. Not bar drinks either, just tea & waters. 40 min to get our food delivered. Lastly we waited 30 min to get our bill! No apologizes just rude service. Definitely terrible.

Thank Lynraquel
Kokomo, Indiana
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our whole family enjoyed their meal from ribs to catfish. They offered something for everyone. If you like BBQ this is the place for you.

Thank laholaday
Jeffersonville, IN
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139 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

There are some things in life you can always depend on, Famous Dave's food is always good, the service is always good, and you always enjoy your meal.

Thank TonyS1950
Jeffersonville, Indiana
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

The casual atmosphere at Famous Dave's is good and the wait staff wears shirts with catchy slogans on them, so it's fun, but one word sums up the food for me - mediocre. Especially considering there is a top-notch, award-winning BBQ joint about a mile away. Famous Dave's strikes me as being a chain store - the food fits that... More 

Thank Rick D
Evansville, Indiana
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

This is one of our go-to stops when we are in the area. This time we placed a to-go order and took it back to the hotel. The food was hot and delicious as always. When I placed the order, I had forgotten to make a substitution. They gladly make it for me once I got there to pick up.... More 

Thank AAWalker03
Philpot, Kentucky, United States
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

All four of our party really enjoyed our lunch today. We all ordered different meals, and it was yummy! I had Brisket & Rib Tips, hubby had feast for 1, one friend had ribs, and the other brisket. The macaroni with jalapenos was fantastic, coleslaw great, corn on cob, beans, potato salad all good. Cornbread too sweet for our taste,... More 

Thank CynthiaS6360
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185 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

My hubby, kiddos, & I ate here Saturday afternoon and we really liked the food. Here's my summary: FOOD:They have the BEST catfish ever! The corn muffins, corn on the cob, french fries, burnt ends, & ribs were all very good. My only 2 food complaints were: the mac n cheese had corn in it...lots of corn...and the mashed potatoes... More 

Thank shifty_travels
Crown Point
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent! I've been to a few different Famous Dave's and this by far is the best one. We had a party of 6 and everyone thought their food was delicious. Our server was attentive and friendly. She did an excellent job of making sure all of us were happy.

Thank Tennelle
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109 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Just like the Famous Dave's in Noblesville that I normally eat at, this location was top-notch. The service was excellent, and the food tasty. While I normally don't care for chain restaurants, this is a good one!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:15 am - 9:00 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: 1360 Veterans Pkwy, Clarksville, IN 47129-7745
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Clarksville
  • Phone Number: 812.282.3283

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