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Famous Dave's Barbeque

1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME
+1 207-510-0025
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (36 reviews)
“burnt ends” (15 reviews)
“corn muffins” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we had a family cookout for over 50 people. the staff was great in helping me plan. also the price was less then I thought it would be. everything was hot and they showed up right on time will be doing this again.

Thank Shane b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff is very good at accommodating a large family. The place is a little loud sometimes but that is to be expected when everyone is enjoying great BBQ. My wife has an allergy to raw onions, the cooks are more than happy to accommodate...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While on our trip to Maine, we stopped in at Famous Dave's and got their big meat platter. Since this was a take-out order, we couldn't rate the service, but the staff we encountered were friendly. The restaurant was decorated informally and we enjoyed looking...More

Thank NewSrTraveler
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is one of the most relaxing enjoyable and fun place and I have visited. Food is great. I had different servers during the time that I was there. Since I ordered at the lounge, I was able to have Nancy and Josh as my...More

Thank 27Beachcomber
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Have been going here for about 4 years, love bbarbecue.Last time we went it seemed off but we tried it one more time. Worst meal I have had out on a long time. Cold nachos, chicken sandwich with pieces of cartilage in it. Will never...More

Thank linda G
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Famous Dave's for lunch and ordered the brisket sandwich. The waitstaff was friendly and the service was good. The brisket was tender and the brioche roll was buttered and toasted. There was a choice of 6 different barbecue sauces on the table,...More

Thank Celticmood
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Famous Dave's Great cole slaw, corn bread, and brisket. Baby back ribs left us quite disappointed. Full rack $27.99 & they should have paid me for my time (the time it took to cut the ribs apart with my knife the rip off the meat...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch with my sisters fun atmosphere good food and a very strong drink. We will definitely be visiting again

Thank Miguelslvr
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Never rec'd burnt ends we had ordered but the rest of the meal was good. Wait time was a bit too long and wait staff seemed a bit frazzled...but food was good.

Thank DiMath
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to Famous Dave's late in the evening so it was not not full and I'm sure everyone wanted to go home. You would never know that however based on our server who was extremely friendly and attentive. One thing that...More

Thank BlueMEW2
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Debbie B
Reservations or call ahead seating?
22 December 2016|
Answer Show all 7 answers
Response from BlueMEW2 | Reviewed this property |
They do call ahead seating
Do you deliver to Jetport Blv.?
8 February 2015|
Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
I don't understand the question
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 207-510-0025
  • E-mail
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