Apparently Famous Dave's burned down last year, or earlier; and has not rebuilt. Their sign is still up along the highway, so our expectation was that they were open. All we found was a slab of concrete and partially burned sign.
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When I heard this was the original I was curious. It had a great setting by a lake. The food was good, service was good, everything was very nice.
The staff is very friendly. The food is a bit over priced but very very tasty! The location is out of the down town area but easy to find and the view is beautiful!
Sadly the original Famous Dave's on Grand Pines Lane was destroyed by a fire in November 2014. Dave Anderson has opened a new BBQ restaurant - Old Southern BBQ Smokehouse in April 2015. It is located in downtown Hayward on HWY 63. A smaller menu...More
Great food and service, pricey and its has a great Northwoods atmosphere and they serve good meals overall. Unfortunately it is now closed due to a fire.
I love the Sassy Bar BQ Salad. The staff are friendly although the standard Famous Daves greeting is a little over enthusiastic. The scenery is amazing and it (was) on the shores of Round Lake. Unfortunately it burned down this winter and am looking forward...More
Made a trip there last summer on the bike with some friends. The food was awesome and the atmosphere was wonderful. I was really saddened to hear that it burnt to the ground as I was looking forward to a trip there again this summer....More
Sorry that those who are looking for a nice restaurant featuring bar-b-Que will have to find another place. Famous Dave's has suffered a fire this past week. Keep checking to see when it will reopen. Since Famous Dave has at least one other restaurant in...More
Ate here with special friends in July 2014. We were a large group and shared a few trash can lids. The food was as wonderful as the first time. We sat outside and the weather and the view of the lake that evening was spectacular....More