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Famous Dave's Barbeque

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13 Mile Road, Roseville, MI 48066
+1 586-293-2900
11:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Clinton Township, Michigan
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner for 5 and it was a carry-out - Food was great! We had ribs, sandwiches, appetizers & salads - all perfect!

Thank TCEng84
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Stopped at Famous Dave's because it was close to motel. Had rib tips and brisket and both were very good. Mashed red potatoes and cornbread also very good. Service was appropriately attentive but a bit slow (placed was packed on a Monday night) Bread pudding was excellent and HUGE (enough for 2 or 3). Hot BBQ sauce is REALLY, REALLY... More 

Thank Wendy1107
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Attended with a group and both the service and food were great. Never had a bad meal at Daves and they are better tham most restaurants at accommodating large groups. Will definately return

Thank B5661UZmarkb
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Had the salmon on cedar plank. Was wonderful. Had a taste of the rib's from my Pastor's and it was wonderful as well.

Thank Adaiah J
Oak Park, Michigan
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The BBQ sauce they sell in stores doesn't seem to be the same as what is served in the restaurant. The restaurant is better and all is well priced.

Thank DougCsr
Amherstburg, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Just finished dinner and the food was great again. However..stood at the front desk for quite a while as workers walked by us without a word of greeting..or a word at all. Don't managers teach employees etiquette any more? Lost an excellent rating. Lucky I love the food.

Thank Donpablo115
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222 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

If you've had BBQ at real places like the Rendezvous in Memphis, or Arthur Bryant's in KC, you'll know just how average FDs really is. It's the McDonald's of BBQ. If average (priced like above average) suits you, then you'll love it. Myself, I want better.

Thank Roadside_US
Sterling Heights, Michigan
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186 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Ribs are outstanding as is the service here. Will go here again soon. Very clean and food came out fast, serving was large

Thank teresa5993
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I use to like Famous Daves' rib tips, and catfish, but after eating at different ones now, I just believe they have gone down across the board, and those here are no exception. I can say that the tips are tender though. The best thing was the corn muffin and the baby back ribs (though could use a bit more... More 

Thank City_Jetting
Ontario, Canada
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281 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I gave it this because I just couldn't say that it was very good food wise. I downgraded it for the corn...not sweet, and the brisket that is supposed to be their speciality was just too fatty for me. The service was excellent though. My hubby had the feast, and other than the corn, he did enjoy his meal. Might... More 

Thank Misty58

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
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: 13 Mile Road, Roseville, MI 48066
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Roseville
  • Phone Number: +1 586-293-2900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?