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Famous Dave's Barbeque

1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
+1 207-510-0025
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in on Saturday night for dinner expecting it to be busy. We were told it was a 40 minute wait for a table so while waiting I looked in the bar and there were tables available. We sat right away and the waiter was...More

Thank GaryWT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came looking for lunch with my husband. Our waiter Rick had no personality at all. I ask for a recommendation on a side to go with my meal and he replied it depends on your taste. I asked him to choose for me and he...More

Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cold weather made us crave some hot barbecue so this was where we went. The wait was long but the food was worth it. The different sauces were good. Someone grabbed a bottle and squirted some guy in a powder blue tuxedo. The man...More

Thank Trustfundkid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place! Food was good as far as Maine food. Good atmosphere. Waitress was pleasant and helpful. The place was clean not run down. I would go back the next time in town.

Thank R T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Famous Dave's is located at the exit of I-95 on US Route 1, which is very convenient. We went for a late lunch on a mid week. We were seated immediately. The waitress came immediately, and was very pleasant. Our food also arrived quickly We...More

Thank L9393NIrobertm
Reviewed 21 January 2018

I have had so many co workers rave about how good this place is, so I might be hyping the place up a bit in my mind. The wait staff was friendly, and the food came out fairly quickly. The food was average tasting, not...More

Thank Jen Dan M
Reviewed 18 December 2017

If you love good BBQ you will love this place. The rustic décor and great service only add to the great food. The catfish tenders are fantastic and the ribs are pretty good too. We have dined at several different Famous Dave's across the country...More

Thank mike y
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Have been here a number of times over the years. This year their quality has improved as well as the service. Nicely seasoned barbeque with good sized portions. Generally friendly efficient service.

Thank David H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Was recommended by the staff at the hotel. Food was pretty good. The meat was tender and well done. Rub/Souse they had one it did have a little kick to it that came on after. Sides were very fresh and were really good. Not a...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

My first time there but i can say i love the ribs there and they have many sauce for you to choose a long with your meal.

Thank Nudewzz N
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Debbie B
22 December 2016|
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Response from BlueMEW2 | Reviewed this property |
They do call ahead seating
7 February 2015|
Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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: 1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 207-510-0025
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