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Famous Dave's

1603 Morrissey Dr Ste B, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-7145
+1 309-664-0044
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (23 reviews)
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1603 Morrissey Dr Ste B, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-7145
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BBQ was ok. Went because we had a gift card probably wont go back. Mediocre BBQ. Waitress wasnt very attentive.

Thank Kyle H
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Decor was appropos for the BBQ theme and entertaining. Had the salmon which I enjoyed and another in the group I dined with had the chicken salad and reported it as tasty. Will return.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The restaurant provides an array of food choices. Every time I am in the area I stop for lunch. Reasonable pricing. Clean. Friendly. I believe this is a food chain.

Thank O3912ECwilliamk
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We ate at Famous Dave's twice during our stay in Bloomington. It has quirky, themed decor and BBQ. WE had brisket, chopped port and ribs. We also had a tasty salad, fresh grilled pineapple spears. The food was served quickly, warm and the servers were...More

Thank wayfarer2015
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Have not eaten at a Famous Daves since the one in Champaign Il. shut down and wow the Brisket was great !!

Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I think I'm still recovering from the dinner we had last night. The BBQ nachos were great, but honestly, it would have fed both of us without ordering any entrees. I had the BBQ salmon. Really great flavor. Fun drinks too. I had the smoking...More

Thank jenniferlynn47
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This was a stop for an evening meal on our journey home. The service was prompt. The servers were friendly, courteous and very attentive. It was a very busy place, yet the service was exceptional. To top it all off, the ribs were fantastic. Might...More

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My family and I have thoroughly enjoyed Famous Dave's since it first came to town at least 17 years ago. Whether dining in or getting carry out (as we usually do), it never ceases to make us happy. My favorite is the pulled pork sandwich...More

Thank Breone
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We decided to eat here for lunch on a weekday.They have a couple of lunch specials.And their regular lunch is cheaper than I first thought.The brisket was very good and tender. A choice of 6 sauces.I also enjoyed the cornbread. My friend enjoyed the bread...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad meal or Experience here. The ribs and brisket is wonderful as well as the catfish and pulled pork. Wilber beans and coleslaw are on the spicy side.

Thank Gary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1603 Morrissey Dr Ste B, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-7145
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-664-0044
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