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Famous Dave's

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3510 N Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83646-5938
+1 208-898-0325
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Boise, Idaho
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165 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was very quiet for lunch toady. The atmosphere is clean and pleasant and looks very country BBQ. The music was blues and very enjoyable. Server was great, full of wonderful suggestions, and the food came out fast and hot. I had a tasty burnt end platter with delicious mac and cheese and a very good corn muffin. Prices... More 

Thank StacysMom_52
Boise, Idaho
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121 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to Famous Dave's for the first time, lured in by a Final Four basketball special. You had your choice of St. Louis ribs, rib tips and chicken wings and boneless wings. I settled on the ribs and rib tips, served with fries. Baby backs get all the hype, but I prefer St. Louis ribs. They aren't as meaty... More 

Thank Sowellman
Boise, Idaho
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97 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We enjoy BBQ! Famous Dave did not disappoint. Two of our group had chicken plates and were very pleased. One had beef and was pleased. I had a GREAT hot link! I used their very hottest hot sauce to give it an extra kick and I was not disappointed with the nice bite it gave. Insider tip - if you... More 

Thank Gov1949
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

A large group of us went to Famous Dave's, children and adults, and we couldn't have picked a better place. The waitress was attentive to each one of us. The food was plentiful and absolutely delicious. The dining room spacious and attractive. I had the sassy brisket salad and a cup of chicken and wild rice soup. The brisket was... More 

Thank 442jeanninel
Boise, Idaho
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We had good food and service. Went for dinner and it was busy, but service was good and wait was not long.

Thank Raymond Y
Boise, ID
Level Contributor
49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We had a Gift Card for Famous Dave's for a while but we are particular about our BBQ, but finally decided to give it a try. First everyone was very friendly there and we were sat right away on a Friday Night at Dinner hour. Additionally, all the food was delivered quickly and tasted great! We loved the fact that... More 

Thank TrinaRehl
Parma, Idaho
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We like the BBQ here. I always get a variety. Love the cornbread muffins and the burnt ends. Always very friendly service. And we love the decorations.

Thank tenpint
Boise, Idaho
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This review is for Famous Dave's Tuesday family specials only! My family of 5 dined on Tuesday night at Famous Dave's. What makes Tuesday night so special? The restaurant, part of the Eagle Blvd sprawl, offers a platter of BBQ meats and sides designed to feed 2 to 3 people for only about $24. What you get: ribs, brisket, chicken,... More 

1 Thank Jerry M
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83 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Some people absolutely love this restaurant, we weren't overly impressed. Not the worse meal, however not rushing back to try it again...

Thank MeridianMom
Boise, United States
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015

So many places in the area are closing, I feel for Famous Dave's trying to compete with all the new places around. On the plus side, it wasn't very busy and the service was good. We hadn't eaten here in a while and found some new items. We tried these rib bite things that were very good and nicely seasoned.... More 

Thank Bill M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3510 N Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83646-5938
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian
  • Phone Number: +1 208-898-0325

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