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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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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (106 reviews)
“rib tips” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (35 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
12148 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33907-3719
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1 - 10 of 331 reviews

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The food is great and reasonably priced. Very casual and comfortable atmosphere. I love this place!!

Thank Kwan M
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Feast for two on a Tuesday night, this was spot on, plus 2 for 1 drinks it is a win win win. A little bit of everything served on a giant plater, all piping hot and delicious to eat. If your into doggie bags your...More

Thank W1DSN
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Happened to be in Fort Myers and stopped in on our way back home in Naples. I'd never been here but my boyfriend had, with good things to say about it, so he made the suggestion. I'm glad he did! The food and it's price...More

Thank CSmith04
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Okay, I am from TX and comparing FL to TX ain't fair...so I am going to comment on things you don't normally find in "family" TX BQ restaurants. They almost got a 4 stars because no senior, vet or other discounts...also FT. Myers is a...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had the opportunity to try the restaurant yesterday. We both chose the Georgia pulled pork sandwich. It was good BBQ, and they had several choices of sauce. I had the upgraded margarita, and it was excellent - a feat many bars...More

Thank Konasmother
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Had great tasting ribs and very nice sides. Two for one on beer and wine .I would recommend a visit .Casey was great.

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Southside Rib Tips appetizer and and a cold beer. What could be better? The flavor of this appetizer combo will haunt you for days and bring you back again and again. Loved it

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great time here. Service staff was very friendly and we could outside on the terrace (under roof). The food was also tasty and good the service fast. We got freshly brewed coffee before we left. Very nice. Good to go there again!

Thank Karla B
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Love hanging here with my drinking buddies. They have a $5.00 tip appetizer that goes great with their cold beer. A big bar lots of TV's the smell of BBQ makes this a happy place to chow!

Thank excecutive
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We had a table of 18 and many of us split the platter for two. It was delicious and huge! We all had lunch the next day with the leftovers. Great location, great. For families.

Thank arownet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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