We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Famous Dave's

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1977 N 1200 W, Layton, UT 84041-5648
(801) 773-3994
Website
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

94 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 89: English reviews
Japan
Level Contributor
92 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Famous Daves is popular but the sauce needs work and the prices are through the roof. If you take a family of 6 there and plates are average $15-20 and the BBQ is not great, it may be the last visit. I will say that the customer service here is outstanding. Meat was not best quality for the price.

Helpful?
Thank 98dary
San Tan Valley, Arizona
Level Contributor
47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

The waitress was very easy to talk to and provided fairly good service. The food was excellent. It was early in the day for them but it seemed like it was usually a popular place as the parking lot was usually full when we drove past.

Helpful?
Thank mikeS7619
Gulfport, Mississippi
Level Contributor
304 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Loved the burnt ends here. Got the two meat dinner - burnt ends and sausage - with grilled pineapple and mac n cheese. Loved every bite of it and will end back again sometime!

Helpful?
Thank Tom B
Issaquah, Washington
Level Contributor
37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

On my way i stopped in this restaurant and ordered 2 beef tacos for lunch. They were excellent. Fresh taste and nicely spiced. And for a sharp price. This together with the friendly staff deserves 5 stars.

Helpful?
Thank Viander
Boise
Level Contributor
22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

While staying next door at the La Quinta, my wife and I took the whole family with grandkids and Great grandkids to a lunch at Dave's. Everyone got hat they wanted. The food was fresh and very filling. It was a good value for the money and the service was very good. Thank you Dave's

Helpful?
Thank Russ C
Orem, Utah
Level Contributor
44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Awesome food! Awesome drinks! Awesome atmosphere! Very friendly staff and convenient location right off of I-15. Love the cornbread muffins!

Helpful?
Thank Becky M
Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
Level Contributor
93 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for supper as we were staying at the La Quinta next door. Very busy on Friday night but got served reasonably quickly. The brisket was delicious as we're the links. The ribs were very tasty but a little to chewy for our liking, my homemade ones are better.

Helpful?
Thank Brian S
Clinton, Utah
Level Contributor
29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Love famous Daves. I've tried other BBQ chains but have been disappointed. The cooking methods and wood they use for smoking meats can't be beat! Devils spit sauce is my favorite,

Helpful?
Thank Grammakk62
Utah
Level Contributor
91 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

I used to love this place but not anymore. This last visit, I thought the restaurant didn't seem very clean. Our food was very fatty and we were not happy with the service. Too bad...

Helpful?
Thank BobUtah222
Seeley Lake, Montana
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

Great for a chain!! everyone was friendly and food was good portions were large. The TV in the BAR had UTE's game.

Helpful?
Thank Michael A

Travelers who viewed Famous Dave's also viewed

Layton, Davis County
Layton, Davis County
 

Been to Famous Dave's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1977 N 1200 W, Layton, UT 84041-5648
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Davis County  >  Layton
  • Phone Number: (801) 773-3994

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Famous Dave's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?