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Famous Dave's

303 Rocky Run Pkwy, Wilmington, DE 19803-1522
+1 302-479-5177
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (9 reviews)
“pecan pie” (7 reviews)
“potato chips” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
303 Rocky Run Pkwy, Wilmington, DE 19803-1522
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Yesterday I visited this location's To Go counter, which has a separate entrance from the Dine In side. Once in and at the counter, I stood there for several minutes with not one staff member greeting me or coming to take my order. I left...More

Thank TSH74
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Had a huge plate for two, filled with barbequed meat, ribs, chicken, potatoes, coleslaw... you name it. And a lot of BBQ dressings. Great taste, but I felt awful the whole evening, simply ate too much and too heavy for me. But if you like...More

Thank Gunilla_C_H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My team and I went here for lunch. The service was good and friendly. Everyone enjoyed their mean. I had the BBQ Chicken and pulled pork. I'll definitely go back.

Thank taiken878
Reviewed 20 March 2017

third time at this location,and probably last, everything from the chips to ribs extremely salty and over spiced to the point of not edible. Sandwich items are good.

Thank petz24
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Years ago, we tried going to this place multiple times. Our problem had been numerous, from the endless flies, which almost seemed staged to give you a feeling at being at an outside BBQ? But, during one of the visits, we found a wire brush...More

Thank slevefromdaburbs
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was nice and the server was friendly the food was ok ..my husband likes this place better than me I ate barbecue chicken not a lot of flavor to it. I guess I recommend this place to others .

Thank patpg6
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I have eaten in a Famous Dave's in New Jersey, and this restaurant offered a slightly different menu, but the same high quality, delicious food. I ordered a roasted chicken dinner, which came with a choice of 2 sides and a complimentary basked of freshly...More

Thank theprincetongourmet
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful barbecue!! Tons of food and delicious! Leftovers for several days with the "feast for two"

Thank Kelley R
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We ate here recently with our 10-year-old twins. They both had the chopped chicken children's meal and both ate everything. We enjoyed the meal and the service was excellent. Had no wait to go in and my children were amused by the decor. Would recommend...More

Thank Shelley C
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Famous Dave's that was located in Richmond, VA went out of business a few years ago and we were surprised and happy to find this location which was near our hotel. The Cedar Salmon was delicious and mashed potatoes superb. Emily C was our server...More

Thank Carol C
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karen d
Do you take reservations for parties of 10 or more? does it serve alcohol?
2 September 2015|
Response from Dick M | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about reservations. You'd have to call. 302-479-5177. Yes, the do serve alcohol.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
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: 303 Rocky Run Pkwy, Wilmington, DE 19803-1522
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 302-479-5177
  • E-mail