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Famous Dave's Legendary Pit Bar-B-Que

1110 E Kimberly Rd, Davenport, IA 52807-1710
+1 563-388-8555
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (6 reviews)
“corn muffins” (4 reviews)
“rib tips” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Barbecue
££ - £££
1110 E Kimberly Rd, Davenport, IA 52807-1710
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered some food over the phone. We had to call several times cause we were transferred to another extension but no one picked up the phone. However, when we finally placed our order and picked it up, our wait was worth it. We got delicious...More

Thank Khalid M
Reviewed 29 August 2017

A wonderful experiance was had when I visited Famous Dave's for supper the other night. The decor is pretty cool, and the food was very good. Can't wait to visit again. If you can't decide on a particular entree, they have combination plates that have...More

Thank Derrick A
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Consistently friendly and welcoming even at 10pm. I had a Margarita and pulled pork Memphis style. He had a hamburger with fries and coleslaw. Hot and tasty! Our waiter was very attentive and friendly.

Thank Constance M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I know it's a chain, but it's my favorite. The ribs are always meaty and good, and the fixings are great at a fair price. More dependable than going to a one-off rib joint.

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I have come to really appreciate this place. I don't think you can beat their slabs of ribs. Their waitstaff is always helpful and prompt, and they can get a large crowd in efficiently. We have always been greatly tempted to get their family platters...More

Thank davidlI5106MM
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Brisket was melt in your mouth, corn bread was moist and crunchy and so good. Ribs were tender and definitely worth a try. Price very reasonable. Exceptional service.

Thank Grama1234
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I had a huge 2 meat entree, including the ribs and sausage, so was right at the edge of being overstuffed with food. So I shouldn't have ordered the bread pudding for dessert, because it was HUGE! I couldn't even finish it all - but...More

Thank HuskerCob
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Food was good and as ordered. Didnt get cornbread until done. Wait staff seemed to be stretched thin for a week night. Beer was flat.

Thank STMorrison
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We enjoyed a yummy dinner at Famous Dave's. This restaurant was quiet, efficient, and clean. I had loaded nachos, my husband had ribs and salmon. All very good.

Thank Trish B
Reviewed 7 February 2017

The St Louis ribs we had, had a good amount of meat on them. Have had problems with that in the past. So no problems there. The choice of sides are limited. I always end up with sweet corn as one side which is a...More

Thank allthatglitters2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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: 1110 E Kimberly Rd, Davenport, IA 52807-1710
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Davenport
  • Phone Number: +1 563-388-8555
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