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Famous Dave's

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2440 Hwy 6 And 50, Grand Junction, CO
970-245-8227
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a Delicious BBQ and more than I could eat! Our son took us out for lunch and we all were stuffed and happy.The service was great and friendly, the restaurant clean, and bathrooms kept up and clean. This was our first time at Famous Dave's and will be going back shortly. The atmosphere was a bit loud, but... More 

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Thank CJ D
Delta, Colorado
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere was good,little to loud for personal taste.Staff was very friendly and attentive.Food was good with lots of flavor.

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Thank SnMCROSS
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

In the bar they have happy hour all day on the weekends and a happy hour menu that is great! For $4 you can get two nice ribs and some wonder fried mac and cheese that I can't remember the price but it's cheap! Cheap beers and cheap and yummy snacks, how can you go wrong? My husband and I... More 

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Thank Sandra H
Salt Lake City, Utah
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247 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

It was what you expect from Famous Dave's. Decent food, decent service. It wasn't very busy when we were there so we got in and out fast. Our waiter was a little different it was like he was there when you didn't need anything but gone when you did. Oh well, I didn't need that extra drink!

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Thank Carol L
Coos Bay
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Food was good. Have had better bbq but ok for a new place to visit. About 25 family and friends, lots of room and not too noisy

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Thank Elaine B
Bucyrus, Ohio
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great place to eat, of course it is part of a chain restaurant, but nonetheless. The food and service were great, and a great place for families to visit.

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Thank Megan H
Chicago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Clean and pleasant with a friendly server this chain outlet was a de met place for dinner after a very long day of travel. We were interested in filling up , not fine dining and this hit the spot. My burger was very big and nicely cooked, nothing artisanal and had 'frozen', not fresh cut fries. They were nothing to... More 

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Buda, Texas
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

My cousin and I decided to try Famous Dave's as he had a hankering for ribs. We saw Famous Dave's advertised on the Highway sign and started our search. Thanks to a lady sitting on a bench in the mall, we were able to find the restaurant and went on in. We were seated and the waitress came over and... More 

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Thank HIngram746
Grand Junction, CO, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I know that other parts of the USA brag on their BBQ meals, but when in Grand Junction, which is where we live, there is none better than Famous Dave's. We travel a lot and have eaten BBQ in a lot of different places and we are usually disappointed when comparing others to Famous Dave's. Friendly staff, decent sized meals... More 

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Thank Myron S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Came here on a bbq whim as we are travelling through the west, and had a great server, Tawni. She was friendly and spent time chatting with us. The food was authentic, hot and tasted great. K said it was the best chicken he has had, and we come from Florida where there is A LOT of bbq around. He... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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: 2440 Hwy 6 And 50, Grand Junction, CO
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand Junction
  • Phone Number: 970-245-8227

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