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Famous Dave's

8820 Us 31 S, Indianapolis, IN 46227
+1 317-859-1102
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“corn muffins” (6 reviews)
“brisket” (6 reviews)
“wilbur beans” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
8820 Us 31 S, Indianapolis, IN 46227
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When we entered Daves' it was was almost empty as it was only 2 hours before close on a Sunday night, but we were in the mood for BBQ. I have been to this location once before a few years ago and enjoyed the experience...More

Thank Aaron T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Waited 15 minutes to be waited on after being seated and waited 5-10 minutes for refills and for the check to be picked up. Food was pretty good but the initial service set the stage for a bad visit. This type of service is inexcusable...More

Thank James Z
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had not been here for awhile so stopped for lunch once, as we were in the area. Went on a Wednesday afternoon about 1 PM, and was not very busy, so seated immediately and our drink and food orders taken. Appetizer brought out hot....More

Thank Janice14
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

And I might add over priced. First are at the original in Illinois...was very good..but this one in Greenwood....I won't return.

Thank taj1026
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Our first visit. Stopped in hoping for some good BBQ and was greeted by a young lady telling us the kitchen was behind and it could be a possible 30-45 minute wait. OK we've waited that long at our favorite steak house so not a...More

Thank Rebecca T
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Use to come here almost weekly. Management screwed things up with being quite inflexible about substitutions on the menu. So rude we hadn't been back in several years. Gave it a nod couple times in last month and better menu and management. It's a great...More

Thank scott1102
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

There is no doubt that they serve great food. The price is reasonable. Two adults ate lunch specials (Texas brisket with a cup of chili and a loaded potato and the pulled chicken sandwich with macaroni and cheese and a side of potato salad) plus...More

Thank lisaakemp
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Famous Dave's. I was surprised when I opened the menu how overpriced everything seemed. It's only BBQ. What surprised me more was after we placed our order how long it took for us to get our food. Again it's...More

Thank Phil J
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Delicious! Clean and family friendly. Even handicapped availed seating accommodations Awesome service!! This is a must stop!

Thank grandma2wyatt
Reviewed 26 October 2016

my wife and I decided to try famous daves in our quest to find some great bbq. for us, this was not it. we tried the brisket and chopped pork sampler upon recommendation from our server.the pork was very dry, they didn't have any sauce...More

Thank bill812232
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8820 Us 31 S, Indianapolis, IN 46227
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-859-1102
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