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Famous Dave's

1930 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55116-3203
+1 651-699-8800
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“brisket” (3 reviews)
“hot sauce” (2 reviews)
“great food” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1930 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55116-3203
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Much better in past years. Portions are smaller. More fast food style then I remember. Would probably not return.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BillMeyers
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We ordered a bit of everything to bring home to feed 11 people, everyone found something they liked but the brisket went the fastest. Best if all, it reheated well so i had bbq the next 2 nights. Awesome food.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank djdahlen
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch about 1115ish and no wait no line. Had the lunch chicken sandwich withbfries and it rocked. The XXX hot sauce was just that and I loved it!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Marc_and_Kim_Z
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I just wanted a burger so I stopped to see if they had one. I got a simple bacon cheddar burger and it was just what I wanted. Good beef flavor, crispy bacon as requested. Will go back soon!

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank yobops
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Ordered food to go for 12 people and picked up. Food was very good as we had ordered 4 different entrees and everyone was happy with their choice.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Bill Z
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I come here at least a couple times a month. This is one of my favorite places in the metro area. They have free WiFi, free refills, and great food. Most of the staff is very friendly and helpful as well. Karina is always very...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank mapleman7819
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Always a good solid meal at Famous Daves. Had the lunch two meat combo, ribs and beef brisket with two sides, beans and cole slaw. The Wilbur beans are top notch!

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank fred3433
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I had a meeting, today at Famous Dave's in St. Paul on W. 7th St. at lunchtime the ribs were excellent ,they were extremely fresh and 😋 tasty. I also had roasted chicken breast that was excellent too . The food here has a consistent...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank robertkO8739RS
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I enjoy this location because it is close to my house. Every time I have been in, the food has been fresh and I've had great service.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank tif316
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stopped by on Sunday afternoon. They suggested I try their fried chicken (Ill have to check it out next time) I had the 2 meats ( ribs & Tips) your choice and a side with a muffin. lots of food and enough for a small...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank mySasha
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1930 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55116-3203
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-699-8800
America's Favorite BBQ since 1994. Join us for Award-Winning BBQ, Legendary Burgers, Signature Sandwiches, and much more. Dine-in, take it To Go, or have us bring the 'Q to you with our Famous Catering or 3rd party delivery (participating locations).
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