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Famous Dave's Barbeque

7411 N Grand Prairie Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9328
+1 309-691-7427
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“corn muffins” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
“burnt ends” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
7411 N Grand Prairie Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9328
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We eat here about 3 times a week. Justyce is a great server. She is very friendly and has a great personality. Krystina is the best hostess. She has a great attitude and very friendly.

Thank bigj330
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Great for chicken, pork and brisket. Love the beans and the chilli from Dave's. Service is always good, beers are ice cold.

Thank PhilsFamilyView
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We used to go here often but the food and the building have declined over the past few years. Went here recently and sad to say it will probably be our last visit. Too bad because there are only a few bbq restaurants in the...More

Thank LAS10
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Have you ever eaten real BBQ anywhere? This was more disgusting than any other fast food I have ever had! Everything here came out of the freezer or a cab! Nothing cooked here! Totally gross and they charge like it is good!

Thank maltnhops
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

I have eaten here a few times but always seem to get something I don't care for. I ordered pulled chicken sandwich but hold the BBQ. I like to add my own sauce so it isn't too gloppy. It came with BBQ sauce or they...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

The fries have been a reason to go to Dave’s. They complemented the sauces wonderfully. I’m sad to say; the fries are gone. What is left are not the fries of old and are not good. RIP.

1  Thank lanciaaj1
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Brought the family out to eat on the weekend. Was pretty busy but got set pretty fast. The food here is great with a wide selection. Service was very good. We have eaten here several times. Never a disappointing stop.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We eat here for lunch quite a bit. The 7.77 specials are great. Every time we have eaten here in the last month, Kourtney was our waitress and took excellent care of us. She is one of the best servers we have ever had. She...More

Thank bigj330
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Just wanted to say how great everything was at my son's wedding reception! Monica n her girl(can't remember her name) rocked n were very nice to chat with. Great customer service to yas!!

Thank karenk00
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Service was attentive, food is typical food chain barbecue but none the less tasty. I love Dave's ribs, slow cooked BBQ sauce. The meat combo or the famous dustbin lid, I had to make two visits on this trip.

Thank PhilsFamilyView
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7411 N Grand Prairie Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9328
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-691-7427
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