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Famous Dave's - CLOSED

1753 Walden Ave, Buffalo, NY 14225-4924
+1 716-892-7427
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brisket” (24 reviews)
“burnt ends” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1753 Walden Ave, Buffalo, NY 14225-4924
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

For a box - you get BBQ that one would expect. It will not "wow" you - but it will fill your tank. If you are accustomed to Fat Bob's, Dinosaur or some of the other great BBQ joints - disappointment awaits. The exception to...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Eight of us just finished an early dinner at Famous Daves. If you love barbecue this is the place to eat. Portions are large. All sorts of bbq food is available and there's a variety of bbq sauces. My favorite was Devil's Spit; spicy without...More

Thank Lorrie U
Reviewed June 7, 2016

Very pleased with the service and the food this was our first time eating at a Famous Dave's but won't be our last.. Must get the ribs...........

Thank Don W
Reviewed May 24, 2016

nothing special...very rushed service despite it being half empty. Food was OK but some of it was cold on the plate..others too hot to eat. Ordered house wine and was charged for a premium with no explanation of types etc. As I say just OK...More

Thank cruzcap
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Gone here with no complaints over the past few years. Just went recently and our visit wasn't all that great. A few of the staff members were kinda dim. The food wasn't all that great either. I think this place needs a shot in the...More

Thank Max10000rpm
Reviewed May 21, 2016

Never been disappointed with this place. Tried it out of curiosity ten years ago and I keep going back and bringing new people. I love the sandwiches there, but the ribs are great as well. Very nice atmosphere and a cool collection of antiques. Excellent...More

Thank vevey2016
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We had a full experience of the meat here trying the ribs, pork on a bun, brisket and BBQ chicken--- better than we expected and we would definitely come back. Favourites were brisket, corn bread, ribs ( would be better if came dry and added...More

Thank Aquice68
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

We enjoy Famous Dave's in our hometown so there was no question about visiting this place while in town on business. I went in to place an order for takeout and was directed to the back desk to place an order. I stood there for...More

Thank Cruisingonvacation
Reviewed March 27, 2016

It was a good bbq restaurant. The staff was attentive. It was lunch time so it wasn't crowded. I would recommend it if you like bbq.

Thank ManateeCathy
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Great meal and lots of it! Amazing cornbread muffins, lots of butter, great wings, and amazing Beef Brisket. This place never disappoints. Great service and prices too. We will be back again for sure!

Thank OTMAN1967
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1753 Walden Ave, Buffalo, NY 14225-4924
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-892-7427
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