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Famous Dave's

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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in at about 5pm, and we stood at the receptionist desk for about 5 minuets as employess both in the bar and from the kitchen walked by and didnt even achknowledage us. Then Renee asked us booth or table, booth Please, Ok follow...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank trooper198
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had brought a friend from Australia to dinner on the 21st of May. I asked if the brisket was thinly sliced and Sabrina said she would notate it on the order. When mine arrived it was not cut thinly. It was also tough. Brisket,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank marshalnk
Reviewed April 19, 2019

We had the 3 meat combo & it was very tasty! We had the ribs, brisket and chicken. It was all seasoned and cooked to perfection!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Wanderer488017
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

The Famous Daves location in Lincoln is one of their top of the line establishments. The building was soecifically designed for this franchise and has a cozy north woods atmosphere including log walls, a moosehead above a massive fireplace, fishing gear, cozy booths and wooden...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank NebraskaPineknot
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Had to go twice during our visit since we can't find many Famous Dave's any more. Love the atmosphere, corn muffins and burnt ends. Wait staff is always great, clean restaurant and bathrooms and reasonably priced.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tomcatnicol
Reviewed January 29, 2019

The waiter was great and the food tasted good. We had a nice supper out without kids! We had the pulled pork and it was yummy!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MelandRuss28
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We were looking forward to a hearty meal of top-rate barbecue. Our experience turned out to be nothing to write home about. Our server was very cordial and attentive. However at times she bordered on being pushy. She insisted on demonstrating the various BBQ sauces...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rehoboth5
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

We decided to have a barbecue night and hadn't tried Famous Daves in awhile. They didn't disappoint. We had brisket and wings. Both were top notch. Seating in the bar was faster and the service was top notch. We'll be going back.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank GregB634
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Went for father’s day and the service was excellent. We were seated fairly quick. They had endless ribs and the server was quick to replenish them and keep all drinks topped off.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 704shais
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 5 on a Saturday with a party of 4. We were seated right away. The service was friendly. We ordered right away and waited 20 minutes for our food. A few years ago the service here was a little faster, but the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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