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Famous Dave's

61 Curtner Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-1058
+1 408-292-7444
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (16 reviews)
“burnt ends” (5 reviews)
“rib tips” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Barbecue
££ - £££
61 Curtner Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-1058
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

A lot of family and friends had been telling us to try this place and my husband and I are huge BBQ fans. However, we just never got around to it until tonight. Since the closest location to us is this one at The Plant,...More

Thank ChristineStaszko
Reviewed 7 February 2018

I went there for lunch yesterday with a friend. She had a burger and liked it very much. I had the rib tips with chicken. The tips were a little dry, but tasty. the chicken was excellent. Their sauces are always great. The mashed potatoes...More

Thank Johnny S
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

I was there for me first time and thought “it has to be good food with a name like that”?!! Right, well I wouldnt know because I went to sit at the bar and sat and sat and sat... The entire bar was messy with...More

Thank mdramminger
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My husband & I went to lunch because of an ad we had seen on-line. It was late for lunch, so the restaurant was not crowded. It took a long time for anyone to even see us and take us to the table. We both...More

Thank Bay-Area-Grandma
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The service was good and the food was just o.k. The red potato salad was too creamy and the pork sandwich was average. The bun was quite plain. I enjoyed the chips.

Thank Choc18Chip
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We were cooking at home, and the grill caught on fire, we had to use the fire extinguisher so out went Father's Day dinner! Since the dads wanted ribs, we called famous Dave's. We placed an order and was told 30 minutes. I arrive 30...More

Thank m r
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

It does what it says on the tin, beautiful BBQ meats with a good selection of BBQ sauces for all tastes. Kids friendly. Good selection of drinks too. We had the BBQ platter for one and thought there was enough for at least two

Thank sono-ancora-io
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

On a recent trip to San Jose I discovered Famous Dave's and liked it so much I went twice! The food looks and tastes great. It is up there with some of the best BBQ I'd ever eaten - I tried various ribs and brisket....More

Thank ADfromSElondon
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The was my first ever visit to Famous Dave's. I ordered the combo plate. I figured I'd get a good variety of tastes. The Burnt Ends, Corn Muffin, Fries and Ribs were nothing to write home about. As a matter of fact, I've had much...More

1  Thank Robert L
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This review was for tonight(Wednesday) Online Take Out! Online ordering: Now this was my first time to order online AND be able to say when I'd like to pick it up. PROBLEM: For the comments for each item, the system would only let me type...More

1  Thank DisneyQueenbee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, 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: 61 Curtner Ave, San Jose, CA 95125-1058
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-292-7444
http://www.famousdaves.com/locations/Zip 95125
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