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Famous Dave's - CLOSED

7165 Peach St, Erie, PA 16509-4764
+1 814-790-4205
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“brisket” (25 reviews)
“burnt ends” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue
7165 Peach St, Erie, PA 16509-4764
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

My friends and I traveled to Erie just to get our Burnt Ends fix at Famous Dave's as we do on a regular basis. Much to our HORROR it was closed!!!!!! I am broken hearted! Their food was always fabulous and their staff was so...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

We had a bad experience but heard good reviews might have been a bad night food wasn't up to my standards and wasn't as fresh as if like. May try again may not

Thank DrWade64
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I have been using famous Dave seasoning for many years and had no idea that they had a restaurant here in Erie Pa. My husband and I ordered take out and brought it all the way back home with us. We also picked up some...More

Thank qudtea
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

We decided to eat here while on vacation. Enjoy the other locations. Was sad to hear it is closing. Staff and food was great. This will be a loss forthis area.

Thank amywX5694WV
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Great facility and excellent, attentive staff. They made us feel welcome and invited us back, although I'll probably never return to Erie again. We have dined at Famous Dave's in Southwest Florida and it was excellent. The Erie store superbly carried on the fine tradition....More

Thank George_from_Florida
Reviewed June 27, 2017

We stopped in Erie while travelling in the RV and had lunch. The food was good and well presented and the service was great but I don't know who gave out all the trophies as Ive had better rids and BBQ but stop in and...More

Thank T G
Reviewed June 24, 2017

We went back and forth on which barbecue place to go to when visiting the Erie area and since this would be our first time at Famous Dave’s that is what we chose. The place was not crowded at all; my wife and I went...More

Thank JD6212
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Well in Erie we visited Dave's to see just why he is so famous! First off our server Bubba was awesome and made this a great experience for our daughter. We had the brisket sandwich, ribs and the children's chicken tenders. All of the food...More

Thank Goalie27
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Very quick service. Our server Denise was awesome. The beef brisket cut with a fork. All the food was great. Lots of it too. 2 for 22.00 amazing. Highly recommend it. Don't go to Smokey Bones.

Thank K5469MYdeborahc
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Ate here with a group of friends & it was OK. Everyone seemed to like their meal. Service was not the best. Had to keep waving down the waitress to ask for things, and one time had to wave down another waitress because ours was...More

Thank mjanderson118
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7165 Peach St, Erie, PA 16509-4764
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-790-4205
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