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Famous Dave's Barbeque

) #73 of 301 Restaurants in Peoria ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
7411 N Grand Prairie Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9328
+1 309-691-7427
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“corn muffins” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
“burnt ends” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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7411 N Grand Prairie Dr, Peoria, IL 61615-9328
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by unplaned and after reviewing the menu we both decided on the Sunday special of half chicken for $9.99. Our waitress, Kourtney, was very prompt and took our drink and dinner order. The chicken, small in size, was very good, nicely seasoned and...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I would never willingly go back to Dave's unless it was the only place in town to eat. Like most chains, it has a nice decor and acceptable service and overpraises the quality of food. They also charge like they have good food - but...More

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you don't mind BBQ sauce under your fingernails, their ribs are very tasty. I do the baked chicken dinner with broccoli and a grilled pineapple spear: healthier and less messy. Service almost always good and a covered outside area to enjoy.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Our server Sacar was great, very polite and attended to every thing we needed. Food was cooked just right. We will be back

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

What delicious treat to have real barbeque at Famous Dave's. I recommend the garbage can lid since it gives you all the variety. The pulled pork or ribs go best their original sauce too. Located out by the Shoppes of Grand Prairie

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I have always enjoyed Famous Dave's but this experience knocked the ball out of the park. This Famous Dave's is the best that I have been to in Tennessee, Ohio and Illinois. ALL of the meat (St. Louis and Baby Back Ribs and burnt ends)...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived around 7:30pm, we order 3 Famous Margaritas and the Famous Dave's Nachos as an appetizer. Then a plate for 2- 3 with samples of the house barbecue specialty (chicken, pork, beef, corn , sweet bake beans, cole slow & corn muffins). The waitress...More

1  Thank JamesTAhearn
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We got the nachos as a appetizer (requesting no beans). Well there were beans on them, still don't know if there were beans in the chili (which the wait staff should have said something about if so) they use or if our order was incorrect....More

1  Thank MissWhitxo
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I ordered a burnt ends sandwich dry with a side of green beans. The meat was still tender and so flavorful- I didn't need any sauce nor did I need the bun( which for me is a real surprise). The service was great as well!

1  Thank Bee G
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Famous Dave's is conveniently located near the Candlewood Suites where our family group stayed for a wedding weekend. Good food. Great service from Secor.

1  Thank cher5_13
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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