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Famous Dave's Barbeque

12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
+1 239-690-3283
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (115 reviews)
“rib tips” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (38 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
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1 - 10 of 358 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Have had carry out pulled pork sandwiches before, but decided on a sit down meal for hubby on Father's Day. He ordered ribs with 2 sides and I wanted a loaded baked potato and a new menu item, the wedge salad. Ribs were great, meaty...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went for Father’s Day and they had a great special. Ribs are meaty. Cornbread was tasty but corn on the cob was not so good.

Thank keptreasuresOhio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was there with friends for dinner. We were 12 people and the waiter Herman H. seemed to be stressed out. Took our orders but didn't know what wine he served. Food came but just for 11 of us. One did get nothing. Waiting some time,...More

Thank wrpech
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Had been here previously and enjoyed, but got let down with service and a lack of atmosphere. We knew what we wanted, but everything took so long, water to table long cap, then beer and cocktails long cap. The food helped when it got to...More

Thank W1DSN
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food but the service was outstanding. Taylor was our waitress and took great care of us. My friend spilled her soda and there were 5 staff members within a minute cleaning it up and replacing the soda. Everybody had a smile...More

Thank AldaHanna
Reviewed April 28, 2018

We've been here many times over the years and the food has always been good and the wait staff is very friendly and on top of drink refills and to-go boxes. We've tried many different items on the menu and they have all been good....More

Thank TerPorrino
Reviewed April 22, 2018

We had dined at this location many years ago and decided to dine again while in Fort Myers. We loved the Famous Dave's in Erie, PA. Service was excellent and the food was good. All three of us tried the Brisket Tips and Ribs combo....More

Thank George_from_Florida
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Service was decent. Friendly and iffecient. Portions were rather small. Nice selection of sauces. Ordered half rack of ribs and beef brisket. Ribs were o.k. Nothing to exciting. It was later in evening and you could tell they were not fresh. Collard greens we're good....More

Thank toledomamma59
Reviewed April 2, 2018

We stopped in after a trip to the Edison/Ford Winter Estates. Our waitress, Jazmin had a great personality. It's a large location, so you can sit in the dining room or the bar. I started out with their loaded baked potato soup. It was loaded...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Have been to many Famous Dave's and this place was ve major disappointment. Service was very slow and the place was empty. They have turkey on the menu but won't serve it as a plate. Reluctantly I had the boneless wings. There were only four...More

Thank Iralgo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-690-3283
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