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Famous Dave's

1320 Village West Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66111-1875
+1 913-334-8646
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“cornbread” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (38 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1320 Village West Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66111-1875
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Family was spending the weekend at the Great Wolf Lodge in Kansas City, and the Famous Dave's restaurant was just across the street, which was a quick and easy place to go to for dinner. Plenty of options available on the menu, although most of...More

Thank Dr_Xaos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We knew that we wanted to try BBQ in Kansas City and this restaurant was located within walking distance of the Great Wolf Lodge where we were staying. Customer service was top of the line and the food was fantastic! We went on a Saturday...More

Thank marcsS2518EN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our food that we ordered was not good. Between my wife and I we had brisket, ribs, and chopped pork BBQ...All of which was very dry. Even the homemade potato chips tasted burnt. After reading other reviews I was excited to go but that excitement...More

Thank Cody M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here on the way back from the race in Topeka Sunday night. My son had a cheeseburger and my son-in-law and I had the burnt ends sandwiches that were very good. We were seated immediately, our server was super nice and polite and checked...More

Thank RonnyS_12
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I first had this BBQ in North Dakota, it was great and was great in Kansas City as well. I enjoyed the BBQ salad so much I visited again the next day and had the same. I would highly recommend the food based on quality....More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here for lunch after leaving great wolf lodge and was so happy we did! Food was very good ( much better than where we had ate the night before)! -husband got the nachos : amazing! -I got the chopped pork sandwich with beans...More

Thank kellymason100
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

They have great service at this location. The food is fantastic. I get the chopped pork and it is so tender and flavorful. My husband likes the chicken fingers. They have giant portions and we have to take flood home almost every time we eat...More

Thank TaraMcConkey
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My wife and I were in town - I was on business and she was visiting old friends. We were staying at The Hampton Inn so she did not want to go far - so a 50 yard walk to Famous Dave's was perfect. She...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

I was in the mood for some good bbq and boy did this food hit the spot. Every restaurant in this area was extremely crowded and busy so there was no way to avoid the wait. We decided to just order and take it to...More

Thank Julianne S
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Great food, great service, moderate wait. Great ribs, nice salad, superb fries! good brisket. Somewhat expensive but wonderful service and relaxed atmosphere was worth it.

Thank WatsonBarefield
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, 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: 1320 Village West Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66111-1875
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 913-334-8646
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