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Famous Dave's Barbeque

1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
+1 207-510-0025
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (40 reviews)
“corn muffins” (18 reviews)
“burnt ends” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME 04074-5508
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Their BBQ is to die for!!! They also have lemon chicken if BBQ isn't your thing. But the food is good Great prices and the staff are awesome!!

Thank Katmandu1978
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been a regular customer of Famous Dave's every year and this year we were excited to go back. First sign is how many tables were empty when we got there on a Friday night at 6:30pm. Typically there is a wait and the place is...More

Thank Jaime A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner with my wife. She had a chopped pork sandwich and I had the cheeseburger. The cheeseburger was good, this was the first time I ever had a cheeseburger with being asked how I wanted it cooked. My wife's chopped...More

Thank gz3034
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for meat platter. Brisket and pulled pork were good. Ribs not so hot. French fries were "soft". Decent corn bread. Good service. Lousy sweet tea. Worst I have had north of mason dixon line.

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went back here because we like the food but the kitchen doesn’t get it. The place was mostly empty this time around but the food took forever to come out. When it finally did it was piece by piece. It took the waiter about I-10...More

Thank GaryWT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place thanks to Trip Advisor and couldn’t have made a better choice!! The waitress really made dinner enjoyable for us. Since we had never been, she had this adorable demonstration of all the different barbecue sauces. I have a super picky eater and...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place with good food. The serving sizes are generous and the atmosphere is fun. They have mild, medium, and hot sauce.

Thank Csenzel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have never been to a Famous Dave's, and we went all out. We did the Feast for Two, and had plenty to take home. The BBQ Chicken and the ribs were deliciously sauced in their Rich and Sassy sauce. Here's a hint, we bought a...More

Thank safaridave
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food at Famous Dave's is boilerplate and I frequent the place for lunch during the week as I know what I am going to get at a reasonable price. I most always order off the lunch menu. Today I ordered an entree from the...More

Thank AFF921
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Had 1 1/2 hrs before an airport pickup. Stopped in and ate at the bar. Had ribs with mac and cheese and hot apples. I wasn’t particularly hungry but ... man was everything delicious.

Thank Keith 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, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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