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Famous Dave's Barbeque

1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
+1 207-510-0025
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (46 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here several times and have not been disappointed yet. The service was great and we didn't wait long for our dinners. Ribs are fall off the bone tender and the catfish appetizer is very tasty. We will certainly be back again!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mike y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed Famous Dave's very much - we had ribs, wings and a salad with pulled pork. All very tasty and generous servings - too much in fact, but the staff were happy to pack up leftovers for us, so we enjoyed them later on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sara L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go out for BBQ and headed to Famous Dave’s. But at the last minute I order The Cedar Plank Salmon. I was blown away. The salmon was cooked perfectly. It had amazing cedar flavor and was glazed with a pineapple bbq sauce....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank K-bunk123
Reviewed November 6, 2018

I looked to order food via take out. I looked at the web site and choose the Sassy BBQ Salad and Potato Soup. When I arrived to pick up the food, I was told they no longer have potato soup. In addition, the price for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stephen D
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

A little pricey, but very much worth it. More of a S.Eastern taste, than Southern. Eat in, pick up. Great service, large portions. Go on your birthday for a free, generous dessert.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank 123private321
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to Famous Dave’s and decided to order The Feast which is meant for 2-3 people. Not only was there a lot of food, but everything lived up to the expectations. The spare ribs were extremely tender and moist, not at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Whitemountainshiker
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Coming home from an afternoon trip we decided to stop here since it was on the way home. My wife's barbeque chicken with sides of baked apples and mashed sweet potatoes was good. I had the salmon. That was not impressive. It is advertised as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank TundraJayco
Reviewed October 16, 2018

We had a great mean for a very reasonable price. We got one of their Founder's Feast which was more than enough for the 2 of us and some to take home for $21.49. It didn't take long to be served and the service was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rena G
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I was pleased with the taste and quality of the food. Tried brisket and catfish and both were good. Service was excellent. Would return

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank matt7571
Reviewed September 29, 2018

I took the family here for dinner on Thursday and found out that they have a huge pink pig named Wilbur. Wilbur was awesome. We got pictures with him and the kids danced and got high fives. The manager even gave them Wilbur stickers. BTW...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank K-bunk123
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They do call ahead seating
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 207-510-0025
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