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“Service Slow to Start - Poor Ambience”
Review of Famous Dave's

Famous Dave's
Ranked #75 of 549 Restaurants in Wilmington
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Good for: Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Wilmington, Delaware
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481 reviews
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“Service Slow to Start - Poor Ambience”
Reviewed July 18, 2011

Have been to this place once before and was unimpressed. The only thing that got us back was a $10 coupon when you spent $30. Used it for take out, since we didn't care for the ambience of the place the first time. Calling the 800 number for a survey also got us a free dessert. We enjoyed a delicious free pecan pie (huge piece) with whipped cream and ice cream. Then this month we had another $10 off coupon and decided to eat in and try it again. Disaster!!! Only a few people there, and they seated us all in the same area. I could barely hear my wife speak, as the people in the booth behind us were so loud. The table across from us had a crying child that wouldn't let up. No server showed up after 10 minutes, so I dashed to the hostess to ask for a new table and a server who could wait on us. That got results and our order was taken and served pronto. The ribs and sides were good, but I'd think twice about returning to Famous Dave's.

  • Visited July 2011
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