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Famous Dave's

16148 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-4790
+1 623-979-3706
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (20 reviews)
“rib tips” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
16148 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-4790
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife had the ribs, and said they had very little taste. She had to put lots of barbecue sauce on it to make it tasty. I had a pulled pork sandwich, that had the same issue. I too had to pour on the sauce....More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

AFter a movie we lunched at Dave's. Our server, Justin, was spot on and so friendly that we felt instantly welcome. The lunch menu was excellent and a great value. After asking about the included salad side and hearing it was lettuce, cucumber, tomato I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a Monday dinner on my wife’s birthday, we chose Famous Dave’s. This location is situated within a busy centralized entertainment district. Although Famous Dave’s didn’t take reservations for two, they suggested we arrive by 4:30 to avoid crowds. We arrived at five. Although a...More

Thank 713donaldw
Reviewed 11 May 2017

If you like bbq, then you have to hit Daves. Great selection of ribs,chicken,etc. Plus the variety of sauces on your table to slather your meat to the perfect flavor is so handy.

Thank CheeseheadKev
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Had to ask a couple of times for sauces that came with meal that were missing. Should always bring extra butter and sour cream for large baked potatoes. Brought me boneless wings when I ordered traditional. No explanation of table sauces. Was okay but not...More

Thank Chriss P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you are wanting BBQ, then this is the place to go. I have a hard time finding PULLED chicken sandwiches and they have them there. So good!!

Thank ArizonaTravelers9
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Love eating here and found out today they have a few specials only on sunday. If you like bar b que you will love famous Dave's.

Thank steve y
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with my manager and my coworkers, it was great. We all ordered a sampler platter with ribs, beef brisket & chicken, all were delicious. Our server was great, wait time for our table & for the food was reasonably good & the company...More

Thank Zaidros
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Great food at fair prices. Love the variety of sauces. Very good BBQ, and nice salad options too. This is a busy location with spring training but service was prompt and efficient.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I rode our bikes on the New River Trail along the Agua Fria, under the 101 freeway and got off at a point we could bike to N 83rd Ave and Famous Dave's. We had a terrific lunch that was mouthwatering, just...More

Thank sailorman43
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Mike B
Is there a Happy Hour?
14 December 2016|
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Response from Dunsmurian | Reviewed this property |
I've been at more than a half dozen, and never seen or known anything about a Happy Hour, even when I've been there at late afternoon. I'm sure the answer is "No".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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: 16148 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-4790
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 623-979-3706
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