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Famous Dave's

1631 W. Lake St. Send to Phone
630-261-0100 | Menu
Barbecue all you want.

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Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
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Famous Dave's Restaurant Review

: Barbecue can be a touchy subject, but trust us on this one. Famous Dave's St. Louis-style pork ribs are tender and smoky and can be ordered with sauce or naked, and Dave's signature spice rub makes them a treat even when served plain. For those who like saucy ribs, every table has squeeze bottles filled with condiments both fiery and sweet. Groups of four should order the All-American BBQ Feast for a cornucopia of barbecue ribs, barbecue chicken, beef brisket, corn muffins, Wilbur beans and french fries. Served on a paper-lined garbage can lid, this dish shouts to the world that you're ready to hunker down. Hot, fresh, and cut into wedges with the skin left on, Dave's french fries are greasy enough to feel like a guilty pleasure without sacrificing crispness. With locations in about three-quarters of the U.S. states, the chain's ubiquity may seem to spoil Dave's homey feel, but once you're inside with a rack of ribs in front of you, it's unlikely you'll lift your eyes from your plate to notice. Other locations.





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