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Famous Dave's

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1930 W. 7th St., Saint Paul, MN 55113
+1 651-699-8800
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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261 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoy this location because it is close to my house. Every time I have been in, the food has been fresh and I've had great service.

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Thank tif316
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stopped by on Sunday afternoon. They suggested I try their fried chicken (Ill have to check it out next time) I had the 2 meats ( ribs & Tips) your choice and a side with a muffin. lots of food and enough for a small snack later.

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Thank mySasha
Saint Louis, Missouri
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122 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This was my favorite meal that I ate during our recent trip to Minnesota! Famous Dave's was awesome. I had the pulled pork sandwich with sides of cornbread and dirty rice. I ate everything on my plate, which is unusual for me. It was awesome! My husband and mom also enjoyed their meals. My husband had the burnt ends, which... More 

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Thank Babs B
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This was enjoyed by my kids and their friends as they really liked the food, it was a casual setting with interesting antiques, and the service was great.

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Thank Havingalovelyday
Plymouth, Minnesota
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181 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Our son took my wife & I out for a late Father's Day meal as I was out of town the week before. Ordered the All-American BBQ Feast. I was almost 2 PM on Saturday but waited over 15 minutes to get our food. While the chicken and fries were fresh, seems they ran out of ribs and brisket as... More 

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Thank Scotty M
St.Paul, Minnesota
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972 reviews
570 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 409 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Recently bought take off for 7 hungry people. We had a variety of things - all good. We have come back many times and each time, we liked it. Good for a range of ages and a range of tastes.

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Thank Seniordad
Calgary, Canada
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Food was a bit disappointing. The meats had Ok flavour but they wasn't close to what we expected. Unfortunately the quality wasn't good enough.

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Thank Andrew D
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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130 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2015 via mobile

I am from the South and we love our BBQ. Dave's ribs, chopped pork and everything else was amazingly good and the price was right! Their sauces were all great as well and the hot sauce was to die for!!

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Thank JskinnyG
Piney Flats, Tennessee
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329 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2014

Very good food, children friendly, good variety of items on the menu and "BBQ" decor !!! We eat here every time we go to Minneapolis. This location had slower service than we are used to. Everything else was in keeping with the other locations.

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Thank wabjr705
Red Lake Falls
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014

The atmosphere with our "famous" staff was truly an experience and enjoyable. We loved the décor and the attention of our waitress and host.

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Thank ChellyK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 35
Cuisine
Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1930 W. 7th St., Saint Paul, MN 55113
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-699-8800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?