Famous Dave's - West Des Moines

4.2
6 Reviews
$30 and under
American
Our authentic BBQ starts in a live-wood smoker stoked with genuine hickory logs. Our pitmasters hand-rub the meats with a custom blend of spices and cook for hours to extract the natural flavors. We source the highest quality meats and trim them up like we’re in a competition and hand-rub them with the freshest seasonings available to create mouthwatering experiences! In addition to our BBQ and grilled meats, our menu features a selection of salads, sandwiches, side items, and made-from-scratch desserts.
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4.2based on all time ratings
4.2
food
4.2
service
4.0
ambience
4.3
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TAMS
Las Vegas
4 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Here in Iowa for wrestling most places booked being Valentines weekend - this place was great. Great food , service and very clean!

JP
JudyP
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Had a party of ten- made reservations - they were ready for us , made sure everyone, including the kids got drink refills. Food was very good. Prices were reasonable. Very pleasant experience.

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Shauni
1 review
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waitress, Shanta, was so friendly and timely. My family enjoyed our time interacting with her. The restaurant was clean and calm. The food was delicious.

KF
KevinF
1 review
Dined on April 20, 2019
Overall3food2service3ambience3

Food was cold to touch and sent it back. Girl who had chicken sandwhich only ate half and thought it was undercooked. Ate there a week ago and it was excellent.

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Homer
Des Moines
4 reviews
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

We were a large group, 20! We had a couple hiccups with orders and bills, but they handled us pretty well!

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OpenTable Diner
Jacksonville
2 reviews
Dined on August 22, 2018
Overall3food4service2ambience3

Asked for another table to be added for the group but answer was a flat NO. Table setup was tight and not comfortable.

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You can order delivery directly from Famous Dave's - West Des Moines using the Order Online button. Famous Dave's - West Des Moines also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (515) 267-0800.

Famous Dave's - West Des Moines is rated 4.2 stars by 6 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.