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Famous Dave's Barbeque

1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
+1 207-510-0025
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (38 reviews)
“corn muffins” (17 reviews)
“burnt ends” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Have been here a number of times over the years. This year their quality has improved as well as the service. Nicely seasoned barbeque with good sized portions. Generally friendly efficient service.

Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was recommended by the staff at the hotel. Food was pretty good. The meat was tender and well done. Rub/Souse they had one it did have a little kick to it that came on after. Sides were very fresh and were really good. Not a...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first time there but i can say i love the ribs there and they have many sauce for you to choose a long with your meal.

Thank Nudewzz N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got take-out while at a hotel and thought it was good. Would definitely go again. BBQ was tasty as were the side dishes. Comfort food!.

Thank Rileythedog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to think that I couldn't tolerate BBQ anymore . Guess what ! It's not the BBQ , it's the preservatives that give me the horrible indigestion . We had their ribs and could taste the preservatives. I was in agony all night Local...More

Thank MainePerfectionist
Reviewed October 16, 2017

On vacation in Maine and needed a change from seafood. Dave's has a great atmosphere, and fast service. Very large menu to choose from and ice cold beer on tap too. We both had a 2 meat special for lunch, which came with a side,...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed October 10, 2017

We have always had excellent service and meals at this restaurant. Love the corn bread!! Great meals and good prices!

Thank mom04084
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

I have seen this place for a while and decided it was time to try it out. At first it was really loud in there but after our waiter (I think his name was Bronson) had the music turned down it was better. The waiter...More

Thank Tammi E
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Called in for a quick lunch, I had a baked potato- really tasty, good texture but would have liked it to be a little hotter. My husband's burger was excellent.

Thank Sally04260
Reviewed September 24, 2017

They have great individual dishes, from chicken, beef, pork or catfish, and a great variety of multiple mix dishes, we had the diner for two, which consisted of chicken, beef and pork with sides of coleslaw, baked beans, corn and corn breaded, it was delicious,...More

Thank Kerry D
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Debbie B
December 21, 2016|
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Response from BlueMEW2 | Reviewed this property |
They do call ahead seating
February 7, 2015|
Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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