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“Terrible Service”
Review of Famous Dave's

Famous Dave's
Ranked #2 of 104 Restaurants in El Centro
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Barbecue
Restaurant details
El Centro, California
1 review
“Terrible Service”
Reviewed August 2, 2012

We went as a party of 8 and the waitress was terrible! We had two other parties around us that were wondering where their servers were as well. The food wasn't anything special, if overpriced and once a year is plenty for us.

  • Visited July 2012
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Thank Steve H
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“No personality, just another franchise”
Reviewed July 28, 2012 via mobile

The restaurant was ok but nothing fancy. The food was decent but you can tell alot of the side dishes are pre packaged foods, frozen. the ribs were good but the soda was flat. The waitress was very nice through the whole experience. Good place to watch the game but not very intimate.

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Thank imperialeddie
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Mexicali, Mexico
Level 5 Contributor
47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Not for dates”
Reviewed July 12, 2012

Even it's a chain, has the country flavor. Party of men will enjoy this place, also families with small boys. Not a ladies place.

Visited October 2011
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Thank JDaniel_Ch
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Chula Vista, California
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Good place for BBQ”
Reviewed June 29, 2012

Excellent food and drinks but service was little slow. Decor of the place was very nice.

Visited March 2012
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Thank Dan W
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Imperial, California
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“GREAT TIME!!”
Reviewed June 15, 2012

This place is a little pricy however for the food that you take home with you, it is worth it. They accept reservations as well as large parties. They will hold cakes for you in their kitchen fridge as well as sing happy birthday to your family member.

Attached is a lounge with bar & booth seating. Perfect for those happy hour needs.

Visited May 2012
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Thank Blonde L
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