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Famous Dave's

3645 Vincennes Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46268-1154
+1 317-824-0200
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (19 reviews)
“rib tips” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3645 Vincennes Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46268-1154
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the food and the bar atmosphere. We had a great time with the bartender. He suggested meals and what he stated was a favorite drink with guest. My wife and I have dined in the dining room and also the bar area. If it...More

Thank Reggie J
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I'm a Famous Dave's fan. I like their BBQ a lot. The food at this location was as good as always, but there were some service issues. We arrived a little later, about 8:00 PM. We stood at the podium up front for almost 5...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We came in with a large group (23) on a later Saturday night. We called to give them a complimentary HEADS UP that we were coming .... to which they just kept saying "I'm sorry but we don't take reservations". The restaurant had obviously been...More

Thank Queen-Traveler
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Chose this eatery for a weekend getaway\special occasion. Could not have picked a better place to eat! We both ordered the 2 meat combo meals and we both odered the rib tips and half bbq chicken. Our meals were delivered quick and were hot. Our...More

Thank jarIndiana
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The ribs and chicken were so spicy that I absolutely could not eat them. Would not return. About the worst BBQ I have had.

Thank dreamclean
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Pros: BBQ Chicken wasn't bad. Corn on the cob okay. Cons: Indifferent service---they just couldn't have cared less about us. Hostess---indifferent. Server--awful. Ordered BBQ Chicken, Corn on the cob, and Baby Back Ribs. Sent the ribs back because they were like shoe leather and charred....More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We went here as a family. The kids meals were generous. My husband and I split the meal for two. It had a sampling of ribs, chicken, pork, fries, corn bread, and a variety of sauces. We did not walk away hungry. The service was...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This is an excellent restaurant and has take out too. did both. good coleslaw too and the corn bread was good but the ribs were wonderful and the chicken wings really good too.

Thank bestnerikomi
Reviewed 10 December 2016

If you are looking for a southern flavor bar-b-que type place, Famous Dave's is it! We gathered there recently for dinner. The staff is helpful and friendly, the fireplace (near where we sat) is warm, the food is really good. Very country southern. And I...More

Thank Stuart N
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

It was guys toke family from out of town there and they enjoyed it. My uncle are from the south and love BBQ so they will say if they don't like something but they did

Thank Shelby L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
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: 3645 Vincennes Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46268-1154
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-824-0200
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