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Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que

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$$ - $$$
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2700 S Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57105-4733
+1 605-334-8800
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went on a Sunday evening . I had the feast for one wich came out with cold fries and cold ribs . The only item that had any sort of heat to it was the BBQ Chicken leg. Service was ok to order but once the food runner brought our food, we were kinda of forgotten about as I ate... More 

Thank T_one72
Hull, Iowa, United States
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81 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

We got a party of 8 seated with no problem on a Saturday night, even though the place was pretty full. Always good food and plenty of options. Service was fast and helpful.

Thank David V
Oneida, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Food was awesome! Staff was so friendly and helpful! Loved it - would definitely recommend it :) husband had full rack of ribs - was way too much - go for 1/2 rack

Thank staceyleis
Canova, South Dakota
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

They do a pretty good job with ribs, pulled pork and chicken. The Texas brisket we had was greasy and overcooked. We did get somewhat tied of the waiter interrupting the meal to ask how we were doing.

Thank Wayne E
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I always like Famous Dave's and this place was great. Waiter was very helpful and gave us great service. Was kind of empty but on a Mon evening what do you expect...

Thank Kentontroyer
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

If you enjoy BBQ Ribs, This is one of the best places in the world. Half-Rack is just the right potion and the customer service is equally great as well.

Thank Christopherj0628
Windom, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

We ate here for dinner and the food was really good. It is served quickly, was hot and the portions were large. We both took home half of our ribs and enjoyed the next day. Their corn muffins are great. We would go more often but live about 100 miles from Sioux Falls but go here anytime we come to... More 

Thank luannrg
Parkston, South Dakota
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

We love the meats at this place! Great options done just right and very nice wait staff. Fun decor too.

Thank Birdtreemom
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

I recently ordered a simple to go meal at dinner time and it was a disaster from the beginning. I ordered the salad/soup combination that comes with a corn muffin. I also ordered the Drunkin' Apples. I was told the soup/salad combination was a lunch item, but the staff person was sure the cook wouldn't mind. That was confusing since... More 

Thank Jeannette J
West Bend, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Fairly expensive for a meal. Food was salty but fairly fresh. They did deliver to the hotel, which was nice and it did not take long for the food to arrive.

Thank 499lel

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
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: 2700 S Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57105-4733
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Sioux Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 605-334-8800

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