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Famous Dave's

8605 Citadel Way, Louisville, KY 40220-4052
+1 502-493-2812
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“cornbread” (3 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
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8605 Citadel Way, Louisville, KY 40220-4052
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our Famous Dave's in Huntington, Wv closed down years ago, so when we saw this one we HAD to stop. The good is still amazing. The mac and cheese is the best mac and cheese in the world, so definitely order that. We got a...More

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This place is freaking awesome. I love this place, has to be the best bbq in town. The ribs are to die for and some times they have deals on specific days. The corn bread is AMAZINGGG! Im on a diet and when I get...More

Thank rphone2414
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I went to dinner at Famous Dave's with my parents because it was my mother's turn to pick the restaurant. Although our server was new, she was very attentive and provided good service. Our food came out in a timely manner and was fresh and...More

Thank Batman1224
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went the Saturday before Christmas early evening. Megan was our server. Our food was EXACTLY as we ordered. Tasted wonderful! Megan did a great job refilling our drinks and checking back with us to see how we're doing. Highly recommend this location of Famous...More

Thank Samantha T
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Famous Dave's is one of the best places to get great bbq. Their grilled chicken sandwich topped with cheese and rich & sassy bbq sauce was excellent. Interior was very clean, too.

Thank ManningAvenger
Reviewed 13 August 2017

As one can see I have a review here from August of 2016. I can say my visit this year was much better. Nothing wrong with the food either trip at all. This year I was addressed and seated quickly. We all have our particular...More

Thank n2tires6
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Famous Dave's has good chicken and pork sandwiches for the whole family to eat and located just off of Hurstbourne lane.

Thank KevinSChina
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We used to go to Famous Dave's quite a bit about 8 years ago. But, we got burnt out on the service & the food. So, we thought we would give it another try to see if things switched up. And yes the did! The...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Our server was helpful and the food was great! We ordered the feast package for two and fed three people. There was even more left, but we couldn't eat it.

Thank Graceandfaith
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It had been a while since we last visited Famous Dave's, so we decided to visit for our weekly Friday out meal. My wife, Cathy, and I both ordered the pork sandwich and side ( Broccoli for her and fries for me). The portions were...More

Thank Wayne M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8605 Citadel Way, Louisville, KY 40220-4052
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-493-2812
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