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Famous Dave's

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$$ - $$$
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201 Pierce St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1435
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has really good meat dishes. The service is great . I like the house sauce. One can order meals to go as well.

Thank GHarycki
Sioux City, Iowa
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Neat design and decor. Good service and food. Ample parking. Located close to hotels in downtown Salmon on a plank, burned ends (num)

Thank Gina G
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place, they are very kid friendly and the food is terrific! You definitely cannot go wrong here!

Thank jackie378
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my family for graduation dinner. Really enjoyed everything that was sampled from the menu. Wait staff were a bit busy as it was a peak time, but everything was great.

Thank Christian P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in while visiting the city for a quick dinner at the bar. Restaurant was busy and it took a few minutes to be greeted, but bartender was fantastic. Very knowledgeable about local craft beers and the menu. Food was quick and hot. Manager presence all over the place during my visit. Whole staff was pretty engaged.

Thank Chris O
Lincoln, Nebraska
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52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

We ordered take-out for our early Christmas meal for 13 people. The food was hot and delicious and surprisingly not expensive. We ordered the family feast plus another feast. Both were good values and very good. Would do this again!

Thank Gloria V
Fort Dodge, Iowa
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We always stop at our favorite restaurant but this time I decided to stop and feed the kids and the Man in the family. We enjoyed our visit customer service is great the bread pudding which I've never had before ever it was great .thank you Famous Dave's for being part of our very great visit in Sioux City

Thank Escobedosalon1187
Bismarck, Arkansas
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120 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I've tried this chain a few times before it was ok. Well the Rib Tips family size was near perfect, that's a lot coming from me. What was challenging was the sauces, plates and napkins took 2 trips to get them at all.

Thank Nick S
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

I have tried this place several times and every time I leave I say I am never going back. Food is overpriced for what you get. I usually get brisket and Cat fish fingers the last few times the brisket was all fat not any meat what so ever. I know there is fat but there should be some meat.... More 

Thank Sarah E
Bismarck, North Dakota
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Excellent BBQ at a reasonable price. I have eaten at many Famous Dave's and the food is consistently good. Recommend the ribs and chopped pork.

Thank HAL101

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, 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: 201 Pierce St, Sioux City, IA 51101-1435
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sioux City

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