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Famous Dave's

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16148 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-4790
+1 623-979-3706
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Glendale, Arizona
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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.

Thank Chriss P
Peoria, Arizona
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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!!

Thank ArizonaTravelers9
Phoenix, Arizona
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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.

Thank steve y
Peoria, Arizona
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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 

Thank Zaidros
Newport, Oregon
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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.

Thank Jane B
Sun City, AZ
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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 

Thank sailorman43
Gold Beach, Oregon
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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.

Thank Betty Anne M
Sun City West, Arizona
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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.

Thank ans550
Seattle, Washington
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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 

Thank Cathy R
Danbury, New Hampshire
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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.

Thank Makettlenh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
American, Barbecue
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
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: 16148 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382-4790
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 623-979-3706

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