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Famous Dave's BBQ Shack

14601 W. Hwy. 7, Minnetonka, MN 55345
+1 612-933-9600
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (7 reviews)
“corn muffins” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
14601 W. Hwy. 7, Minnetonka, MN 55345
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

It was ok but we won't go back. We will continue our search for good BBQ. We are from Texas so maybe we are expecting too much here. Flavor was a bit bland and lots of fat on the ribs.

Thank parrishd2015
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Ribs are a matter of taste. The ribs here are not "fall off the bone" tender, but they have great flavor and portions are healthy. Our friend had BBQ chicken which she thought was great. Lots of choices for sides, and the bread pudding is...More

Thank tofte6
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Stopped in for Dinner with some friends, and we all got the BBQ Duo with 2 choices. In my case I started with the Potato Soup which was good, followed by the Brisket + Pulled Pork. All the BBQ was tender and tasty, the sides...More

Thank Kwan_Nyom
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We come here often and always enjoys the food and good service, except for last night. Danielle was our server and was rude and snotty when she did visit our table but spent a majority of the time ignoring us. No refills offered she our...More

Thank amu1977
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a great casual restaurant with picnic tables and rustic decor. They have rolls of paper towels on the tables in place of napkins because the ribs are that good but messy! It serves great food and also liquor.

Thank GinnyJimRy
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Love the variety of choices on the menu! We can always be sure to eat what we are craving, be it ribs, burger, roast or brisket. So tasty and excellent customer service!

Thank andyrosie12
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We ordered take out and they put our individual names on our to-go boxes for us to identify. That is a first I have seen any restaurant do. Kudos !!! And of course the barbecue stuff was lip-smacking.

Thank Sachin G
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We are solid Famous Daves fans. Good food and service along with a simple family atmosphere. Rib tips and St Louis ribs were very good. My wife's initial plate was not to temperature but the staff quickly acknowledged and corrected. We arrived before the dinner...More

Thank ganoke50
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I have eaten here many times and can attest to the best ribs in town when they get it right, however; I have had burnt or otherwise over cooked and dry ribs as well.

Thank Tracy E
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Excellent place to celebrate your wedding anniversary. Menu is changing but ribs are still there :) Enjoyed every second!

Thank Maria L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14601 W. Hwy. 7, Minnetonka, MN 55345
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minnetonka
  • Phone Number: +1 612-933-9600
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