We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Famous Dave's

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
16148 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-4790
+1 623-979-3706
Website
Today
11:00 - 22:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

189 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 186: English reviews
Glendale, Arizona
Level Contributor
33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to ask a couple of times for sauces that came with meal that were missing. Should always bring extra butter and sour cream for large baked potatoes. Brought me boneless wings when I ordered traditional. No explanation of table sauces. Was okay but not great.

Helpful?
Thank Chriss P
Peoria, Arizona
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are wanting BBQ, then this is the place to go. I have a hard time finding PULLED chicken sandwiches and they have them there. So good!!

Helpful?
Thank ArizonaTravelers9
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love eating here and found out today they have a few specials only on sunday. If you like bar b que you will love famous Dave's.

Helpful?
Thank steve y
Peoria, Arizona
Level Contributor
32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch with my manager and my coworkers, it was great. We all ordered a sampler platter with ribs, beef brisket & chicken, all were delicious. Our server was great, wait time for our table & for the food was reasonably good & the company was great. Afterwards we did get desert and shared it, which was a good ending... More 

Helpful?
Thank Zaidros
Newport, Oregon
Level Contributor
48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food at fair prices. Love the variety of sauces. Very good BBQ, and nice salad options too. This is a busy location with spring training but service was prompt and efficient.

Helpful?
Thank Jane B
Sun City, AZ
Level Contributor
23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I rode our bikes on the New River Trail along the Agua Fria, under the 101 freeway and got off at a point we could bike to N 83rd Ave and Famous Dave's. We had a terrific lunch that was mouthwatering, just delicious. Food was great, service was great and the price was right. Famous Dave's is... More 

Helpful?
Thank sailorman43
Gold Beach, Oregon
Level Contributor
21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Was in Peoria for Spring Training.....this was across the street from the hotel. Service was amazing and food was delicious.

Helpful?
Thank Betty Anne M
Sun City West, Arizona
Level Contributor
59 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I went there with 2 friends for lunch,a great experience.We had a wonderful server,food was served within a most reasonable time.The presentation of the food made you want to eat it.I had the rib tips they were very tasty.The sauces were explained by the server,and were very tasty.I will definitely go back there to dine.

Helpful?
Thank ans550
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
202 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We were greeted and immediately seated for lunch. While waiting for our friends, Wes took beverage orders and returned after our party arrived. We enjoyed the 2 meat combo lunch specials - complete with ribs, boneless chicken wing bites, broccoli and tasty corn meal muffin. Our food was served hot and tasty - great service!! If you join their PIG... More 

Helpful?
Thank Cathy R
Danbury, New Hampshire
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

been twice, first time really good, second must have been an off day. Meet was tender but the sampler was not that great.

Helpful?
Thank Makettlenh

Travellers who viewed Famous Dave's also viewed

Peoria, Central Arizona
 
Peoria, Central Arizona
Peoria, Central Arizona
 

Been to Famous Dave's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16148 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-4790
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 623-979-3706

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Famous Dave's and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
West Seattle
4 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Famous Dave's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?