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Famous Dave's Barbeque

1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME
+1 207-510-0025
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (37 reviews)
“burnt ends” (15 reviews)
“corn muffins” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you've never been here, definitely stop by when you see one. This particular one was as good as any I've been at. Food is awesome just a great place to have dinner.

Thank Roger J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My Nephew loved his ribs and cornbread. They have a good iced Lemonade. I had chicken and it was Great! They have about five different BBQ sauces at the table, and you napkins on a paper towel roll.

Thank y0da1974
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is amazing! Love the lunch combos with the brisket and wings. Also try there baked potato soup it's delicious! For 10.99 you leave stuffed!! And lunch is until 4pm Service is hit or miss but the food keeps you coming back

Thank Lauren J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second time coming to Famous Daves (We live in Conway, NH) and we have only one complaint... you're an hour and 15 minutes from my house!!! Beef brisket is to die for, BBQ chicken is out of this world, and Dont get me started on...More

Thank MLHodge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a family cookout for over 50 people. the staff was great in helping me plan. also the price was less then I thought it would be. everything was hot and they showed up right on time will be doing this again.

Thank Shane b
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The staff is very good at accommodating a large family. The place is a little loud sometimes but that is to be expected when everyone is enjoying great BBQ. My wife has an allergy to raw onions, the cooks are more than happy to accommodate...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 28 May 2017

While on our trip to Maine, we stopped in at Famous Dave's and got their big meat platter. Since this was a take-out order, we couldn't rate the service, but the staff we encountered were friendly. The restaurant was decorated informally and we enjoyed looking...More

Thank NewSrTraveler
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is one of the most relaxing enjoyable and fun place and I have visited. Food is great. I had different servers during the time that I was there. Since I ordered at the lounge, I was able to have Nancy and Josh as my...More

Thank 27Beachcomber
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Have been going here for about 4 years, love bbarbecue.Last time we went it seemed off but we tried it one more time. Worst meal I have had out on a long time. Cold nachos, chicken sandwich with pieces of cartilage in it. Will never...More

Thank linda G
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped at Famous Dave's for lunch and ordered the brisket sandwich. The waitstaff was friendly and the service was good. The brisket was tender and the brioche roll was buttered and toasted. There was a choice of 6 different barbecue sauces on the table,...More

Thank Celticmood
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Debbie B
22 December 2016|
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Response from BlueMEW2 | Reviewed this property |
They do call ahead seating
8 February 2015|
Response from Robert G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cabela Blvd, Scarborough, ME
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 207-510-0025
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