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Famous Dave's

201 Pierce St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1435
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (19 reviews)
“rib tips” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Pierce St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1435
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My last few trips have been less than pleasing. I ordered the chicken strips and as I bit into one, I noticed it was completely raw. The waitress offered to replace my meal, but at that point, i was too disgusted to eat anything else....More

Thank MelissaDJE
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Famous Dave's always does good BBQ. This one also had great service. It was very clean and the staff was very friendly.

Thank Dickers37
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service is friendly, prices are fair, and portions are generous. What more can one ask for? This is an Iowa institution! The dinner for two could easily feed three. Terrific ribs, pulled pork, chicken, cole slaw, and a wide range of beers -- on tap...More

Thank damg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of six family members for me and my twin sister's birthday dinner. The food came out hot, fresh and quickly. They also gave a 25% military dusco unt fo r my husband's food and drink. We also hot birthday sundaes with...More

Thank Sharon O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner with the family. Food was awesome and the service was excellent. They have a little of everything and all it was good and filling!

Thank CDGregory66
Reviewed 11 June 2017

They deliver to the hotel next door! The service was quick and very thorough. They included every condiment and backups, just in case you didn't like what was there. All delivered with a smile! :) Love that.

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I brought a group of 11 to FB on a busy Saturday for lunch. We all got the right orders and everbody loved the food. The customer service was great. We love this location. I tried the Cajun chicken sandwich for 9.99. My gosh the...More

Thank jlutt87
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We stopped for some carryout food to take back to our hotel. Most of the items were average quality but my spare ribs were quite overcooked, well below the standard that I am used to from this establishment.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Best rebeye in Sioux City. Why look around when this is the best in town. Every time I have gotten it, it has been mouth watering and succulent.

Thank baylee2017
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Went there last year for my cousins birthday and we were upstairs, my huge family and I. It was absolutely amazing! They brought her a unexpected birthday dessert and it was awesome!! The food was very good!

1  Thank AmandaAnn17
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24 January 2016|
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Response from DRS386 | Reviewed this property |
Lo! This is a Millennium level question! I still use a flip phone myself! But a good question which I am sure Famous Dave's management would want to answer. I would be neat to text gift certificate as a phone which even my... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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: 201 Pierce St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1435
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sioux City
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