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Famous Dave's

52 Lafayette Rd, Metuchen, NJ 08840-2900
+1 732-632-6070
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6 Sep 2016
“Roberts Review ”
20 Nov 2015
“Good bbq”
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10:45 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
52 Lafayette Rd, Metuchen, NJ 08840-2900
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Terrible ! Looking for a place for lunch always wanted to try Daves now I'm sorry I did. No silverware on the table when the food came. The server took 10 minutes to get it. The ribs are Dry no fall off the bone here....More

Thank robert l
Reviewed 21 November 2015

There are a few bbq places but Dave's does it right. They have a wide selection of sauces and rubs. Try the ribs.

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Have eaten here multiple times and have never had a problem. I would recommend stopping here. Mostly have travelled alone and always eat in the Bar the bartender is great.

Thank GKal15
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I love the thick, juicy ribs and the fries are excellent. Portions are large, servers are friendly, service varies depending on day of week, but always good. Prices are reasonable and we always have enough to take home for a snack the next day. There's...More

Thank Arline Z
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Famous Dave's used to be my favorite place for ribs. After last night's dinner, it's Dave's no more. Those wonderful muffins used to be what tempted me to choose Dave's, but the great muffin is no more. It was little, cakey and nothing special. The...More

Thank Cynthia W
Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

Have been to this places before. And must say I liked it better the . Not to say it wasn't good now, but they cut portions for fancy presentations. Theres no need for a fancy presentation when the food is/ was great. The cost and...More

Thank Johnakey
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The food is excellent, the help go out of their way to take care of its customers and the prices are reasonable. I love Ribs and these are really good ribs. They have many other things on the menu that I have tasted and it...More

Thank SpecialOps56
Reviewed 6 March 2014

We went to Famous Dave's because of its reputation. Unfortunately we had a waitress who failed to check in on us unless we sent another waiter to look for her and she kept forgetting to respond to our requests, I.e. Drink refills, silverware, etc.

Thank BostonBeachLady
Reviewed 1 August 2013

My family and I went to Dave's for dinner. We have gone to Dave's many times since the food is good. They are making some changes to the menu. They always gave delicious chips to munch on while you are waiting for your food to...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 17 July 2013

I dont know why some resturants call themselves BBQ when all they do is cook the meat and put BBQ souce on it and pass it on as some Taxas outfit. I did not like the Ribs or the Brisckett at this joint very Dry...More

Thank NjReza
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Open Hours
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 10:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
10:45 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Lafayette Rd, Metuchen, NJ 08840-2900
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Metuchen
  • Phone Number: +1 732-632-6070
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