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Plaza Del Parque Escorial, 65 Infanteria Ave, Carolina, Puerto Rico
+1 787-710-2500
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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259 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

For starters, I cook some mean ribs so I will try to avoid comparing what I had in FD with what I cook home. That being said, I was pleasantly surprised by some of their ribs because they were tender and tasty. Unfortunately, others in my group received dry, overcooked ribs. I think they have a problem of consistency and... More 

Thank Manuelq57
San Juan, Puerto Rico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure if i will be back. Carla Vazquez is the best waiter ever. Excellence service and great attention. Thanks Carla.

Thank RubenGordillo
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Level Contributor
19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has great BBQ pit the ribs are great the brisket is good the chicken is awesome everything is good but I have not had better corn bread than the one I had here I love it

Thank JesseJamesOrtiz
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My Grandmother and Grandfather love this restaurant so much but its a little pricey although the ribs are fantastic

Thank Nylmari B
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469 reviews
333 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

One of us was hungry for a taste of the US, so we stopped by Famous Dave's. Wednesday at 6:30pm and the large restaurant was EMPTY - sad. At first we sat at a booth and waited and waited, no server came, so we moved to the bar. Smart decision, the bartender was very good. Beers are served in a... More 

1 Thank Jean T
Isla Verde, Puerto Rico
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Went here last night for my birthday dinner - have been a few times in the past. Food was great as usual - I love the St Louis ribs, and the Burnt Ends are a must-try! I was disappointed when I tried to use a "50% off one entree" coupon that the Famous Dave's birthday club sent me via e-mail,... More 

1 Thank Krag S
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The food was good. We ate the Feast and the dessert was the pecan pie. However we had to wait too much for everything, even to pay.

Thank Oli V
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The food was great, perfect. The service was quick, the beers were cold and they have very good prices.

Thank Leyda O
Toa Alta
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158 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Maybe i live the ribs so much thst found this one a perfection. I ask for my popular server and always is the best. I love the place

Thank Felix V
Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
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89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We loved the sampler, but the dessert was outstanding. No we're planning on taking friends and relatives. The service (servers; all of them) was jolly and in great moods. They were a lot of fun and we didn't have call them or as for dessert... it was ready, on its own, when we were ready. How nice!

Thank Willie S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Del Parque Escorial, 65 Infanteria Ave, Carolina, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Carolina
  • Phone Number: +1 787-710-2500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?