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 Daves

Is this your business?
3030 Milton Ave, Janesville, WI 53545-0239
+1 608-757-8100
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (12 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
“cole slaw” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
3030 Milton Ave, Janesville, WI 53545-0239
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (55)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I like to go to dinner her on occasion and usually get the “feast for two”. There’s always enough left over for my husband to take to work for lunch the next day. I know when Famous Dave’s opened up years ago...More

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

One person in our party is gluten free. This is not a good restaurant to go to if you can't have gluten. Thinking that meat...smoked pork, beef brisket etc..should be gluten free we decided to give it a try. The only meat option for gluten...More

Thank beachcruizer77
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The food is good and the waitstaff friendly. You get served really quickly too! I think the only downfall with Famous Daves is that there is nothing on the menu that is really carb friendly if you are watching your carbs! I'd like to see...More

Thank Ronda S
Reviewed February 21, 2018

Thought we would stop into Famous Dave's on a Friday night for supper- been awhile since visited. Our service was good, food was ok- pretty pricey for what you get.

Thank Barb N
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by while passing through town. Delicious food, as always at a Famous Dave’s. Service by our waiter was not the best, he only came back once after our food was delivered to ask about more drinks, but we’d been out a while and were...More

Thank Srs2089
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Placed a take out order yesterday and spent $42.00 on food that was over cooked, tasted terrible that we had to throw out. Plus, these idiots place take out food in thin card board boxes that do not keep food warm and leak all over...More

Thank horseguy007
Reviewed July 17, 2017

Here in Tucson, Arizona, Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que is a favorite "go to" restaurant. the food is excellent, the service superb, and the prices make for a value driven meal. When Janesville, Wisconsin kith and kin set about planning a family reunion picnic, my first and...More

Thank Sara O
Reviewed April 24, 2017

I love Famous Daves - They have the best food around & the portion sizes are good! Always have great service, never a let down.

Thank thecoolbean2003
Reviewed January 31, 2017

I went here for the first time and loved it. A great menu selection. The chicken was great. Good flavor! I like that they offer a variety of foods. It's definitely a place I will return to.

Thank pa490
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Have been there twice. Will not go back. The first time was with another couple. There was soda spilled in my chair the waitress pulled out. I had to ask for a rag to clean up. We ordered appetizers. When the waitress brought the stack...More

Thank BuckyandSunny
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Janesville
Super 8 by Wyndham Janesville
305 reviews
.28 miles away
Quality Inn
85 reviews
.33 miles away
Hampton Inn Janesville
585 reviews
.67 miles away
Ramada by Wyndham Janesville
511 reviews
.68 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Milwaukee Grill
446 reviews
.35 miles away
Hacienda Real
186 reviews
.12 miles away
Prime Quarter Steak House
84 reviews
.28 miles away
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
91 reviews
.15 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Rotary Botanical Gardens
269 reviews
3.38 miles away
CAMDEN Playground
35 reviews
2.96 miles away
Rock County Historical Society
52 reviews
2.90 miles away
Riverside Park
14 reviews
2.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Famous Daves staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3030 Milton Ave, Janesville, WI 53545-0239
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Janesville
  • Phone Number: +1 608-757-8100
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