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Famous Dave's

7543 147th St W, Apple Valley, MN 55124-6998
+1 612-891-6400
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (2 reviews)
“burnt” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
7543 147th St W, Apple Valley, MN 55124-6998
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

I stopped by Famous Dave's for. Late lunch and ordered to "burnt ends' appetizer. Delicious and just enough to eat. Accompanied by Christy onion strings. Just the right amount of food given I had ordered the bread pudding dessert. Oh my goodness. Warm, a side...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We ate dinner here at the end of our visit to Minnesota. You walk up to the counter and place your order, and the waitstaff bring the meal to your table. The food was delicious. My husband ordered the burnt ends, and I had the...More

Thank BertDC
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times and it has been pretty good. This time it was great. It was the best ribs I have had at a Famous Dave's. I will definitely go back sooner rather than later. Our daughter said her cheeseburger was really...More

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Lunch date with hubby. Good food, clean restaurant and good service. I had the chopped salad. Really good, would get again.

Thank Tawnya P
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Famous Daves is a great restaurant for decent BBQ food. Service is usually good and the food is great! This visit however the service was lacking. One staff member was cleaning tables and bringing out food. He was new too.Food took a long time to...More

Thank King I
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I really like the food at this restaurant, and I wanted to have smoked ribs that were without the sauces, or possibly with sauce on the side. It wasn't an option. I'm no a low carb diet, and protein is always a great choice. Ribs...More

Thank JR F
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We had Famous Dave's prepare food for a recent graduation party. During the process we talked to all three managers, Terry, Keith and Matt. All were informative, gave great suggestions and were super to work with! The food delivery was on time, hot and great!...More

Thank IslandLover1961
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Arrived around 8 pm and ordered chopped pork (supposedly similar to pulled pork), Employees did not want to be there and in hindsight wished we would not have been. Food terrible all around, meat and sides. The fact that the restaurant was pretty much empty...More

1  Thank CoolLMR
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The waitstaff were very friendly and attentive but the food was disappointing. Ribs were tough and greasy. Chopped pork was chewy. Food is overpriced for the quality and for the quantity. Famous Daves used to be our go-to for great bbq but we haven't had...More

Thank gypsymamma
Reviewed 19 April 2015

This is not the Famous DAves we are used to. They changed all the things that made it a consistant great place to eat. Corn muffins .. gone 6 rib half rack.. down to 5 .. Prices up.. Ribs were reheated and dry, and what...More

Thank Carla R
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 7543 147th St W, Apple Valley, MN 55124-6998
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Apple Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 612-891-6400
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