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Famous Dave's - CLOSED

1229 Simi Town Center Way, Simi Valley, CA 93065
+1 805-522-7227
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible3%
21 Mar 2016
“yummmmm, yummmmm”
27 Feb 2016
“Great food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1229 Simi Town Center Way, Simi Valley, CA 93065
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 22 March 2016

They have the best barbque around ( sadly they did close in February 16) so now we are without.but their food was wonderful and their collard greens are to die for. They have one meal that 2 people can share it's around $45.00 but well...More

Thank Thekern1957
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

The barbecues are great and there are a variety of sides to choose from. There also a counter were you could buy their special bbq source and rubs.

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

On January 24, 2016, this announcement was found on the Famous Dave's Facebook Page. "We truly regret sharing that due to the financial and economic challenges we are facing in today's marketplace, we are unable to operate in a responsible fiscal manner and are forced...More

Thank Barry K
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Best BBQ in the country. Hands down. Corn meal muffins are great. Staff attentive. Early dinner time is less crowded as is lunch time.,

Thank lambodog
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We chose this Famouus Dave's location because of our previous experiences with Famous Dave's in New York. What a mistake! It started with our 24 hour in advance reservation for 14 which we were told would be ready for us for 6:00 pm. When we...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I have traveled the world and have eaten at many BBQ restaurants. The food at this restaurant is very good and seasoned appropriately. The service could have been a little better and I believe the proportions a little larger for the cost.

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Our server (wish I knew her name) was friendly, helpful and very attentive. Otherwise, I would have given Famous Dave's a poor rating. I've eaten there before, and enjoyed it, but this time, the beef brisket sandwich was dry, but still managed to be full...More

Thank travelingrandma91355
Reviewed 5 September 2015

It can be VERY overwhelming here....the menu just leads people into second guessing their selections....and an abundance of sauces is GREAT!!! BBQ is very good....and service was effective....I'd return again....

Thank Evilson
Reviewed 10 August 2015

I make some pretty damn good BBQ RIBS and know my stuff. We haven't been to Famous Dave's in a long time........and now I know why! We went yesterday with another couple, Our friends chose to go early...4:00, so we would have some visiting time...More

Thank norogbuck
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Nice bus-boy came to table and worked wonders on our crying 1 year old. -Was great with kids. Wish we caught his name. Food was great as well. Only complaint would be we had to wait forever for check while waitress wandered around kitchen. ...oh...More

Thank frogger6
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1229 Simi Town Center Way, Simi Valley, CA 93065
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 805-522-7227
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