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Famous Dave's Barbeque

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1230 N 7th Ave, Bozeman, MT 59715-2515
+1 406-586-0597
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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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For my husband's birthday his choice was Famous Dave's Barbeque, and it was the perfect choice for good food and service. The staff was helpful and friendly, the establishment was clean and cozy, and the ribs hot.

Thank trapper4931
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been stopping at Famous Dave's for several years now, never disappoints. I have to hand it to them, their consistency is amazing from place to place. I am an amateur BBQ guy with a home built pit and know my way around BBQ and these guys always deliver very tasty food. I have eaten in "high end" places... More 

Thank Jon F
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186 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first visit was around 7pm on a busy Friday night, but we were seated right away. We were starving so very happy that the food came out in 5-10 minutes. And it was good! I tried 2 different salads each night: a very tasty cornbread muffin with mixed greens, choice of meat (BBQ), cheese, etc. My son had short... More 

Thank TMG25
Coeur D Alene
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is one of my family's favorite places to eat, whenever anyone comes to visit they insist we take them here. It has great food, with a wide verity of sides and very friendly staff.

Thank Amanda A
Great Falls, MT, United States
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80 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I have eaten at this eating place several times over the years and am always pleased with the food flavor and and menu selection. They also serve very cold beer and other beverages to the customers. The menu has a great selection of sandwiches, salads, side dishes and appetizers.

Thank 394frederickb
Houston, Texas
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171 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Coming from Texas where we are spoiled for BBQ choices, our meal here was pretty average. Not bad but not extraordinary. We came in late in the evening so that did not help and that likely caused the brisket to be on the dry overdone side. Ribs were better. Still we did not go hungry!

Thank Mike O
Kalispell, Montana
1 review
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We were in town for one night and got a recommendation from our hotel concierge that Famous Dave's is our best option. We were staying across the street, so we gave it a shot. Never had better BBQ baked beans! They were fantastic, asked for an extra side. The BBQ chicken was juicy and hot. Our waitress was very attentive... More 

Thank SamTudor58
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I did not find this to my liking but other people may love this experience. It is a chain and I have never eaten at the others; thus I have nothing to compare it with. It was too messy and the noise level was too much for me. The food was o.k. but again I went because the other people... More 

Thank Beth F
Twin Bridges
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I love going to Famous Dave's but was very disappointed this trip. The music was too loud. I asked them if they could turn it down and they did, but as we ate we noticed the volume starting to climb. This was an early dinner, About 4pm, so not many people were in the restaurant. The music was very intrusive.... More 

Thank Walter C
Greenwood, South Carolina
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

If you love barbecue, then this is a great place to eat. Plenty of food and at a good price. It seems this is a western food and barbecue seems to be the favorite food for this part of the country.

Thank Joey H

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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, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
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: 1230 N 7th Ave, Bozeman, MT 59715-2515
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Bozeman
  • Phone Number: +1 406-586-0597

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