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Famous Dave's

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601 Baltimore Pike, Bel Air, MD 21014-4306
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Abingdon, Maryland
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for happy hour and wasn't disappointed. Tried new things and found a new favorite on the appetizer menu.

Thank Joseph H
Mystic, Connecticut
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

While traveling in the area we stopped here for a late lunch around 3:00 pm. I had the chopped pork with a side of pineapple slices. It was a perfect combo. You could make it as spicy as you want with your choice of BBQ sauces. I don't like spicy so I had the sweet sauce. We went back two... More 

Thank GEvering
Abingdon, Maryland
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Always greeted with a smile and welcoming attitude. Happy hour specials are always good and service is usually good. Our server Jasmine was very friendly and always coming back to check on us to make sure we were taken care of.

Thank Joseph H
Bel Air, United States
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

My husband and I haven't been out to Dave's for some time and it was nice. The music is a bit loud but nice. Food and service is good.

Thank Darlene M
Abingdon, Maryland
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722 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We had never been to this restaurant before. We decided to give it a try. I am not a huge fan of BBQ. There are plenty of other options on their menu. Our server explained the myriad of BBQ sauces present on the table. She brought us chips so we could sample the sauces while we waited for our food.... More 

Thank Sharon M
Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

I had the best experience and cannot say enough about how wonderful this restaurant treated my family. We were in the mood for good old fashioned BBQ and we were not let down. Thank you to the staff and the cooks for providing a great meal!

Thank steveG2722RS
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

The food is good old fashioned BBQ. Standard recipes ensure that you get the same food everytime you go there.. Staff is excellant and always there when you need them. Drinks stay filled and food arrives in a timely manner. My son has a food allergy and the staff goes out of their way to make sure he gets what... More 

Thank fastboatlover
Lodi, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

good selection of BBQ favorites, decently priced portions, cool atmosphere, good selection of sauces from mild to XXhot.

Thank delvan98
Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Slow service , price are ok but you don't get much for the price . Portions are small . Disappointed

Thank Pat Q
Greenville, Texas
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is a really great place to eat. The food is excellent and the service is awesome. This was our first time to eat here, so we got to test the different sauces on homemade potato chips. When our waitress asked which one was our favorite, we were given a bottle to take with us. Very pleasant surprise. And, you... More 

Thank Tammy R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
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: 601 Baltimore Pike, Bel Air, MD 21014-4306
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bel Air
  • Phone Number: 4106388955

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?