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Famous Dave's

2581 45th St S, Fargo, ND 58104-8620
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (26 reviews)
“cornbread” (6 reviews)
“corns” (7 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2581 45th St S, Fargo, ND 58104-8620
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The family and I had Famous Dave's again and we couldn't stop raving about this meal! It was probably one of the best BBQ meals we have had in a long time, if only it was like this at every location! Our server was jaurdyn...More

Thank chad014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went out with a friend and we had a great meal and a wonderful time at the restaurant. It was my friend's first time - now they understand why I like meat so much and why I particularly like this restaurant! Great atmosphere, great service,...More

Thank chikomborero m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great ribs for take out. They are meaty and tasty. I ordered the full rack with no sides. Other times I have tried the mac and cheese which is ok.

Thank Ione S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife i always go there to eat when in Fargo there BBQ can not be beat they take great care in making all of it

Thank jeromew323
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Went to Fanous Daves with a large group of guys. Called and they said they had a table available, got there and no table available. Waited over 30 min. Manger was very not accommodating, found out he wouldn't serve our group. Will never visit this...More

Thank Kale S
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I loved Famous Dave's! This was by far my favorite dining experience in Fargo. We have never been to a Famous Dave's before and if I had one close to home I am sure it would become my new favorite place to eat. Top notch...More

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The atmosphere is pretty much what you would expect in an American barbecue restaurant, which is to say fairly utilitarian. The food is almost universally outstanding. The beef brisket, chopped pork, sausage, and ribs are all terrific. The burnt ends and catfish fingers are beyond...More

Thank RandellJ
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I went for dinner with a friend who had never been to this restaurant before. As for me, I tried something new - the sampler's platter and was pleasantly surprised. I had never had their cat fish before and it was all just great. It...More

Thank chikomborero m
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The waitress was very tentative to our needs :) the restaurant wan not very busy but it was very comfortable and inviting!! The food was great 👍🏽 we had the famous platter for 2-3 people.

Thank StarlaDeane
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I've been going to this place once in a great while. My food always been good and the service is friendly. They keep the place cleaned and home friendly. My group and I got the family for of two for $38. It was well worth...More

Thank Ali M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
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: 2581 45th St S, Fargo, ND 58104-8620
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Fargo
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