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Famous Dave's

300 S Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-4531
+1 562-436-9260
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (29 reviews)
“burnt ends” (9 reviews)
“coleslaw” (10 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
300 S Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-4531
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Reviewed yesterday

The food is OK..just way too much BBQ sauce on everything. Not much for a vegetarian to eat except salad and potatoes....Not that impressed...

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 5 days ago

When you walk in there a sign by the check in that says "Best Ribs in the World". This reminded me of the scene in ELF (Best cup of Coffee in the World). However, do you know what, the Ribs were in fact excellent (Certainly...More

Thank familywatts2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both had the Cedar Plank Salmon. Hers was tender and juicy, but mine was kinda on the dyed out side, but both of my corn on the cobs were delicious as well as my greens. My server made an excellent muddy water

Thank johncK2908CE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for dinner one evening. Staff are all really nice some of the nicest I've come across. But the food is not as great as I thought it would be! We had wings, Mac n cheese, red onion mash and burger. The quality just...More

Thank Samantharhodes85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love it when you pop in somewhere when passing by and the food is better than expected. We as a family of four walked in at around 8pm and were told there was a 20 minutes wait for a table. There were other people...More

Thank Becky B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch here, tried the rib/meat platter- barbecue ribs ( hard and small portions) very heavily covered with sauce. Brisket, finely sliced but clearly undercooked, chewy, sweet sauce. Pulled pork again heavily covered with barbecue sauce. They have 4 sauces from the milk to Texas...More

1  Thank conjuror88
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The wife and I were treated by our daughters as a belated Father's Day get together. Although it took a rather lengthy amount of time to be seated outside, we finally were escorted to a table and got started. Having ordered a side salad to...More

Thank steversjunk2016
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We decided to go here on our vacation for our dinner the first night. We were not disappointed! The food was great with large portions so we had left overs to take back to our hotel. Our only concern was that we used a Visa...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Locals come here for birthdays ( and maybe tourists too) food okay not great, many sauces to choose from. Every time we cone to restaurant it is either really empty or very loud. Best to save for tourists

Thank CaboGal1995
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The food was very good and the portions were large. I ordered the add on dinner salad and it was larger than I expected and had a variety of items I would not expect in a dinner salad. There was no wait time but we...More

Thank Cynthia M
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29 December 2016|
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Response from KimBux | Reviewed this property |
No - and you entire party has to be present before they will seat you.
3 October 2016|
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Response from PaultWebster | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I'm afraid I can't say for certain and wouldn't like to give you wrong info. You could call them directly on +1 562-436-9260 hope this is of help and I hope you get to try their menu, very tasty stuff.
Benjamin D
2 August 2016|
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Response from Kurarisu | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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: 300 S Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-4531
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-436-9260
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