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Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que

1631 W Lake St, Addison, IL 60101-6707
+1 630-261-0100
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“brisket” (8 reviews)
“rib tips” (3 reviews)
“catfish” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1631 W Lake St, Addison, IL 60101-6707
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 of my co-workers and I were looking for a place for dinner a couple of weeks ago, and we had decided upon Applebee's. But while driving to the location, we saw the sign for Famous Dave's and several people said simultaneously "I want to...More

Thank BruceH_HydePark
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I had the Founders feast. Loved the beans and slaw. Chicken was moist (white). BBQ very good with assortment of sauces. (XXX habanero- whoot) then the ribs. Only thing not so good was the corn. Who has room for that anyway?

Thank Lvn-n-food
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Went here around 1030 on a Saturday night. Bar was empty, there were some other people in the restaurant eating. I was served by two friendly people, who were also efficient. Beer prices were reasonable. I had a bowl of chili which was tasty and...More

Thank tedkirby
Reviewed 9 November 2017

When you get that hankering for a full plate of 'Baby Back' or a full rack of ribs,stop in at Famous Dave's right next to the Marcus Cinema in Addison,IL. They have the ribs you love plus maybe a cold beer in a warm friendly...More

Thank Gene H
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We eat at Famous Dave's when we are craving BBQ but don't want to drive more than 5 min. It's good, but it's not the best. When we really want good BBQ we have to travel farther. Although their corn bread is to die for!

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I can eat hear often but I don't like spicy foods so I have to be careful in what I order. We had ribs and catfish strips. Everything was good even the sweet tea.

Thank Angelique B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Stopped in for a business lunch & started off with having to wait 10 minutes before anyone could seat us & there was only 4 people in the place at high noon. Finally sat down in chairs that were greasy and stained along with the...More

2  Thank Colonel_Klink_10
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I like dave's but this store does not make it as the couple of times I went there there was no one ay the front door to seat you you just stand there and wait until someone comes. I have eaten at others and well...More

Thank glendar10
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were traveling and this was our first time eating at a Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que. We split a meal and it was a ton of food. We left most of it. The onion ring appetizer was very good. The brisket was dry but tender. The...More

Thank boilerbetty
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the upmost pleasure eating at Famous Dave's Addison illinois on Lake street. The service was fantastic the food even better. We ordered the Feast for 2, that I highly recommend. My husband and I are from Texas we know good...More

Thank Carline T
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4 March 2017|
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Response from _bookworm2000 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. It's $18.49. It looks very appealing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1631 W Lake St, Addison, IL 60101-6707
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Addison
  • Phone Number: +1 630-261-0100
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