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Famous Dave's Barbeque

12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
+1 239-690-3283
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was decent. Friendly and iffecient. Portions were rather small. Nice selection of sauces. Ordered half rack of ribs and beef brisket. Ribs were o.k. Nothing to exciting. It was later in evening and you could tell they were not fresh. Collard greens we're good....More

Thank toledomamma59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in after a trip to the Edison/Ford Winter Estates. Our waitress, Jazmin had a great personality. It's a large location, so you can sit in the dining room or the bar. I started out with their loaded baked potato soup. It was loaded...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to many Famous Dave's and this place was ve major disappointment. Service was very slow and the place was empty. They have turkey on the menu but won't serve it as a plate. Reluctantly I had the boneless wings. There were only four...More

Thank Iralgo
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Ate there with friends in late January. Everyone ordered brisket and after the order was placed it took over 30 minutes to get our food. The two for one drinks were forever being served and the waiter confused on who got what drinks. Had to...More

Thank texasinsc
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Food is great. Great flavor, great menu can’t beat the BBQ. Except Coor’s Light and etc beers are $4.50. Or better. Service is very good the bartenders are great with talking and being friendly and are on the ball for anything you need always checking...More

Thank stephenhT3335RM
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Outstanding for a chain. Nothing but net. Had SA Winter on tap in the winter. Wont find that in Boston MA! Will be back ASAP.

Thank Douglas P
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed and relaxed at Famous Daves while on business. Friendly staff and the buy one get one free Happy Hour i had on a Tuesday was great. Food was good. Try the fried pickles. Outside seating is nice this time of year

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I recently spent a week in Ft Myers with friends. We decided that we would order food in one of our nights and called Famous Dave's to place our order. They did not disappoint! Ribs, chicken, beans, corn, corn bread, and coleslaw were phenomenal. This...More

Thank Alice R
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

The food was so good! Friends took us and recommended the ribs! Award winning with their finger licking salsas...Yumm!

Thank Kat n Jeremy D
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

They have great food at Famous Dave’s. The service was great. My chicken was delicious and tender. I’ve never been disappointed when eating at this restaurant. Our friends enjoyed it too.

Thank Lindamaebda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-690-3283
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