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Famous Dave's

) #38 of 141 Restaurants in Manhattan ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
910 Commons Pl, Manhattan, KS 66503-3007
+1 785-537-2401
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“corn muffins” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (21 reviews)
“burnt ends” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
910 Commons Pl, Manhattan, KS 66503-3007
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Reviews (102)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love their barbecue. It's maybe the best I've ever had at a chain type restaurant. And plenty if it too.

Thank cscwgm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been about two months since I've visited. It was always pretty good and well worth the price. I came in today to get the same thing I always get, only to find out that they changed their menu. I get that happens. Problem is,...More

Thank Bridget B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is family friendly and the staff was very nice, inviting and knowledgeable when it came to the menu and specials. The food was very awesome. My husband really enjoyed the brisket and the corn muffins. We had the feast for two which happened...More

Thank _williams_michaela
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at Famous Dave's all over the US. I find them to usually be consistent and good. I've tried this particular restaurant three times now and it is consistently bad. It is the worst of probably near 20 I've eaten at. Someone else needs...More

Thank lakelife6825
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent experience for dinner. We had the Wednesday special 1/2 slab ribs for $13. Food was excellent, service was excellent, very filling and a good deal.

Thank Ole D
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Famous Daves food is consistent. The place can get noisy. I like the brisket. The staff is generally friendly. The food is usually quick, but large groups can present a challenge. Much better than most chain food.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Dry Flavorless and yet very fatty brisket! Dry chewy ribs, burnt burgers,Raw chicken,cold fries. The worst ran place ever the managers should be fired!

Thank mrsoupman1969
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Tasty bbq sandwich called the manhandler. Had french fries as a side. Several great bbq sauces on the table to choose from. Great service and the price was pretty good. If you're looking for bbq then try this place, I think you'll enjoy it.

Thank the_rev_jjk
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Slow paced meal with limited service. Students are gone on break and there was little business that night. Food was delivered we didn't order. Right food finally came. Did enjoy the food we ordered.

Thank Rdh09
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Awful experience! Had hair in salad and a bottle cap in salad dressing. Manager said she would comp the meal and still tried charging me half of the meal.

Thank arromero320
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 910 Commons Pl, Manhattan, KS 66503-3007
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 785-537-2401
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