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“Awful service”
Review of Famous Dave's - CLOSED

Famous Dave's
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Hayward, Wisconsin
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Awful service”
Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I live in the area and hadn't been here in a number of years. We wanted to do something different so we stopped in Sunday for lunch. Our server was not good. She made no attempt to be friendly. The worst part of her service was that she never said thank you, not even when she brought the bill.
The atmosphere is nice. And the bartender was nice and smiley.
The food was okay. Half of it was cold. The corn muffin was good.
Overall not a great experience. Staff needs help.

  • Visited March 2014
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Thank phizzer
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English first
Willowbrook, Illinois
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“A beautiful restaurant as well as great food & service!”
Reviewed March 2, 2014

Great food and a wide selection of meals and appetizers. Nice big comfy bar. Our bartender Lance was superb.

Visited February 2014
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Thank Norman630
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Wausau, Wisconsin
Level 6 Contributor
112 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Average food”
Reviewed February 25, 2014 via mobile

Went here for dinner on Thursday before the Birkie. I had the southern fried chicken, friends had the ribs and a burger. The food was good but not outstanding. If you want an a meal for the family that is good this is your place. Don't expect an outstanding meal and you won't disappointed.
Lots of TV's and an excellent choice of beers.












Visited February 2014
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Thank Pat M
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Ladysmith, Wisconsin
Level 6 Contributor
155 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Sunday Brunch”
Reviewed February 17, 2014

Had always planned to eat here, and got a nice surprise as they had run out of riblets, so they cut the price and threw in drinks, sweeeeet!
This is a great brunch, good for all sorts of people, very family friendly, we take the grandkids here all the time.

  • Visited February 2014
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Thank Mike R
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Wisconsin
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Great family gathering spot!”
Reviewed February 6, 2014 via mobile

Always nice to visit the original Famous Daves for the barbecue ribs. Make sure and try the loaded baked potato. Excellent location.

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1 Thank NorthWoodsFamily
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