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Famous Dave'sBBQ

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2915 N Reserve St, Missoula, MT 59808-1304
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Spokane Valley, Washington
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We love the food at Famous Dave's. The choices are great! You don't have to eat bar-be-que. I just wish we had one in Spokane!

Thank Carla R
Bozeman, Montana
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100 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Jonesing for "Q" so decided to stop, although always wary of chains. The pulled pork was OK, but the chicken was small, and rather dry. The portion sizes of entrees and sides are not quite up to what the pricing is. Satisfied our yen for BBQ but service was slow and unless I was in Missoula and had to have... More 

Thank Ernie K
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been to other Famous Dave's so we pretty excited to try out the ribs here in MIssoula. We were disappointed by the service and delays in the food arriving. Seemed to be a mix up on our order in the kitchen and our sides were not prepared. The waitress was very professional and offered us 2 alternatives, which... More 

Thank SpEHsideTraveller
Clearwater, Florida
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390 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant dinner here. The baby back ribs were very good. Service was prompt and efficient. The noise level did not preclude conversation across the table. The free WIFI had good bandwidth. We recommend stopping here.

Thank Jim S
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was great. The restaurant had character. The service was friendly. Recommended highly. Price is right too! Wish there was one in Spokane,WA. Thanks Dave for the great first time experience :)

Thank Unsourced
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say the staff wasn't particularly friendly but they were professional. That bein said, the food was phenomenal. This was my first time at a Famous Dave's and I was not disappointed. My children and I absolutely loved the food and had plenty left over to take back to the hotel. The price is moderate as you get... More 

Thank tolleson94
Drummond, Montana
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There isn't a better BBQ meal around, and you get plenty of food. Very nice facility for all, especially for kids.

Thank tandersondhs
Medford, Oregon
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time at Famous Daves. I mentioned that to our server Bobby and he suggested the feast for two. Excellent choice! We sampled ribs, chicken, brisket, pulled pork, beans, coleslaw, corn, spuds, and a corn muffin. Best BBQ we have had. Definitely worth the modest price!

Thank LinC449
Alva, Florida
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Famous Dave's BBQ is a family place with good food, lots of choices and cold beverages on tap. The service is always great, the brisket is generous and the best plus the service is top notch.

Thank AL D
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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Finding restaurants that 8 of us could agree on was sometimes challenging on our road trip. But Famous Dave's in Missoula was a thumbs up all around. The pecan brussel sprouts were amazing! I wish I had ordered them as double sides. Everything else we ordered was excellent. I loved that they had Moose Drool on tap, the food was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2915 N Reserve St, Missoula, MT 59808-1304
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Missoula
  • Phone Number: 406-541-7427

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