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Famous Dave's Barbeque

12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
+1 239-690-3283
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (115 reviews)
“rib tips” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was there with friends for dinner. We were 12 people and the waiter Herman H. seemed to be stressed out. Took our orders but didn't know what wine he served. Food came but just for 11 of us. One did get nothing. Waiting some time,...More

Thank wrpech
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had been here previously and enjoyed, but got let down with service and a lack of atmosphere. We knew what we wanted, but everything took so long, water to table long cap, then beer and cocktails long cap. The food helped when it got to...More

Thank W1DSN
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food but the service was outstanding. Taylor was our waitress and took great care of us. My friend spilled her soda and there were 5 staff members within a minute cleaning it up and replacing the soda. Everybody had a smile...More

Thank AldaHanna
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We've been here many times over the years and the food has always been good and the wait staff is very friendly and on top of drink refills and to-go boxes. We've tried many different items on the menu and they have all been good....More

Thank TerPorrino
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We had dined at this location many years ago and decided to dine again while in Fort Myers. We loved the Famous Dave's in Erie, PA. Service was excellent and the food was good. All three of us tried the Brisket Tips and Ribs combo....More

Thank George_from_Florida
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Service was decent. Friendly and iffecient. Portions were rather small. Nice selection of sauces. Ordered half rack of ribs and beef brisket. Ribs were o.k. Nothing to exciting. It was later in evening and you could tell they were not fresh. Collard greens we're good....More

Thank toledomamma59
Reviewed 3 April 2018

We stopped in after a trip to the Edison/Ford Winter Estates. Our waitress, Jazmin had a great personality. It's a large location, so you can sit in the dining room or the bar. I started out with their loaded baked potato soup. It was loaded...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Have been to many Famous Dave's and this place was ve major disappointment. Service was very slow and the place was empty. They have turkey on the menu but won't serve it as a plate. Reluctantly I had the boneless wings. There were only four...More

Thank Iralgo
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Ate there with friends in late January. Everyone ordered brisket and after the order was placed it took over 30 minutes to get our food. The two for one drinks were forever being served and the waiter confused on who got what drinks. Had to...More

Thank texasinsc
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Food is great. Great flavor, great menu can’t beat the BBQ. Except Coor’s Light and etc beers are $4.50. Or better. Service is very good the bartenders are great with talking and being friendly and are on the ball for anything you need always checking...More

Thank stephenhT3335RM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-690-3283
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