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Famous Dave's

1521 S Randall Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102-5933
+1 847-458-0960
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bbq nachos” (2 reviews)
“catfish” (2 reviews)
“corn muffins” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Barbecue
££ - £££
1521 S Randall Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102-5933
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to lunch and got the catfish. The food was amazing. The service was great. I can't say anything bad from this experience.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We stopped in as we had a taste for BBQ. We each ordered the Combo luncheon plates with 2 meats. Meat portions for lunch were ample however, the offered side (we had beans) was inadequate. Price wise it was okay for a sit down but...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Famous Dave's us actually pretty good BBQ, even though it's a chain. This was our fourth or fifth visit, and the food quality, facilities cleanliness, and staff friendliness are all really spot on.

Thank Shadow9999
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We went last Saturday and even though it was packed upon arrival our service and food was great! We will be back!

Thank Cbjhome
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We went here for the first time. We normally do not like chain restaurants. We were very pleased with the service, the food and the people. Just stopped for a snack. The wings were cooked to perfection. Loved all the choices of sauces with the...More

Thank Cathy O
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We went there for dinner on a Saturday evening, around 6 pm. The service was good and the food was plentiful and tasty. The part that ruined the dinner for us was waiting almost 40 minutes for dinner after ordering it! And the restaurant was...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Can go here for lunch or dinner and have enough to bring back home. Generous portions and good-tasting food. They also have coupons/ discounts.

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We went as a family. We all ordered different foods. Some said their barbecue was dry or chewy, but I had ribs and they were pretty good. We will go back in the future.

Thank lcrib
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This could have been a 5 star rating. The rest of the family loved their meals and had fun trying the different sauces on the chips that they provide. This is where it could have been a 5 Rating, I ordered the bbq nachos with...More

Thank Familyvacation02
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This is the place for rib lovers! There is a reason a roll of paper towels sits on each table! There are five sauces from which to choose and you get more than enough at a fair price.

Thank Jim-J-Alg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1521 S Randall Rd, Algonquin, IL 60102-5933
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Algonquin
  • Phone Number: +1 847-458-0960
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