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Famous Dave’s BBQ is more than sit down...
Call us To Go Restaurants or a Carry Out Restaurant with a great Take Out Menu. Call in and pick-up your carry out order.
Serving Detroit's Best BBQ ribs, chicken, hamburgers, sandwiches, appetizers, salads, desserts and more. Unique, family-friendly atmosphere. Open for lunch and dinner.
*All Prices for DETROIT, MI Famous Dave’s Only
Dave's Sampler Platter Southside Rib Tips, Chicken Tenders, Sweetwater Catfish Fingers, Onion Strings, and Traditional or Boneless Wings tossed in choice of sauce. $15.99
Sweetwater Catfish Fingers Tender strips lightly-breaded with Cajun-seasoned cornmeal and flash-fried. Served with remoulade sauce. 8.19
Burnt Ends The Pitmaster's secret. Tender pieces of Texas Beef Brisket seared and caramelized in Sweet & Zesty® sauce. $8.99
Chicken Tenders Crisp, golden-brown Chicken Tenders tossed in Dave's special seasoning and served with our own honey BBQ sauce. 8.59
Southside Rib Tips A pound of Memphis-style, dry-rubbed tips served with a side of jalapeno pickled red onions, Hell-Fire Pickles and our Southside BBQ sauce. 8.99
Onion Strings Lightly-breaded and flash-fried, served with rémoulade dipping sauce. 6.49
Smoked Salmon Spread Our own hickory-smoked salmon, cream cheese, capers and chipotle peppers make this a spread worth swimming upstream for. Served with fire-grilled flatbread. 7.99
Not'cho Ordinary Nachos
Tri-colored tortilla chips topped with Wilbur Beans, Famous Chili, shredded lettuce, tomato, jalapeño, Cheddar, seasoned sour cream, Rich & Sassy® and your choice of barbequed meat: Texas beef brisket, Georgia chopped pork, or pulled BBQ chicken. Nachos Grande 9.29 Nachos for Two 6.49
Served daily 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Add a cup of Chicken Wild Rice Soup, Chili,
Fresh Garden Salad or Side Caesar Salad
to any meal for only 3.29
Platter and Combo Specials
Choose one meat from below 7.99 Choose two different meats from below 8.99 Combos and platters served with choice of one side and a Corn Bread Muffin.
St. Louis-style spareribs
Country-roasted or barbeque chicken
Georgia chopped pork
Texas beef brisket
Hot link sausage
Traditional or boneless chicken wings
Southside Rib Tips
Sweetwater Catfish Fingers
Lunch Size Salads 7.99 Smaller versions of our entree salads served with a Corn Bread Muffin.
Dave's Sassy BBQ Salad
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Soup, Salad and Potato Specials 7.59
Served with a Corn Bread Muffin. Choose from two below:
Dave's Famous Chili or Soup
Side Salad ( Fresh Garden or Caesar)
Loaded Baked Potato with your choice of whipped butter, sour cream, cheddar cheese and bacon pieces.
Stuffed Baked Potato
Served with choice of one side and a Corn Bread Muffin Choose from Texas Beef Brisket, Barbeque Pulled Chicken or Georgia Chopped Pork with house-smoked cheddar, bacon and sour cream. $8.49
OR Tender, fresh broccoli, smoked cheddar cheese sauce, bacon, sour cream and whipped butter - $7.99
OR Topped with whipped butter, sour cream, house-smoked cheddar cheese and bacon, $6.99.
Traditional Wings Dave's traditional wings, specially seasoned and tossed in your choice of sauce.
Wing Basket 9.99
Double Winger 19.29
Choose your sauce below...
NEW Dave's Amazingly Boneless Wings No bones about it! These BBQ wings are amazingly meaty all the way through. Tossed in your choice of sauce.
Wing Basket 9.99
Double Winger 19.29
Choose Your Sauce!
Rich & Sassy®
Dave's original sauce with a blend of hand picked herbs and spices. Heat Level - Mild
Our traditional Buffalo-style sauce with a nice flavorful kick. Heat Level - Medium
A devilishly good hot sauce loaded with chili peppers and spices. Heat Level - Medium High
Grilled pineapple blended in a sauce booby-trapped with habanero peppers. Hot, sweet and dangerously delicious. Heat Level - High
Makes our Devil's Spit sauce seem downright tame in comparison. Warning: That sizzlin' sound might just be your tongue. Heat Level - Explosive
2.29 each These sides are a tasty
100 calories or less.
Wilbur Beans Baked beans loaded with smoked pork, brisket, hot link sausage and jalapeño peppers.
Creamy Coleslaw A zesty slaw that's pineapple sweet with a hint of horseradish.
Fresh Sweet Corn
Buttery, sweet corn-on-the-cob (farm fresh when available).
Potato Salad Made with red onion, celery, hard-cooked egg, mayonnaise and a hint of mustard.
Mac & Cheese
Blend of four cheeses with corn and a jalapeño kick.
Garlic Red-Skin Mashed Potatoes
Red-skin potatoes mixed with milk, butter and garlic.
Fresh Steamed Broccoli
Specially seasoned to bring out the natural flavor and tenderness.
Firecracker Green Beans
Spicy green beans made with bacon, onion, garlic and crushed red pepper.
Famous Fries Crispy-fried, thick-cut, skin-on Russet potato wedges.
Grilled Pineapple Steaks
Grilled to perfection with raw sugar and cayenne pepper.
Hand-rubbed with Dave's secret blend of tongue-tingling special spices. Pit-smoked for 3-4 hours over a smoldering sweet hickory fire till it's fallin'- off-the-bone tender. Then we slather on the sauce and seal in our Famous flavor over an open flame to give it that thin, crispy, caramelized coating. Like yours un-sauced? Order 'em naked (It's nothing your kids haven't seen already.)
XXL Ribs, "The Big Slab" - 12 bones 23.49 (pictured above)
Half Slab - 6 bones 16.49 1/3 Slab - 4 bones 13.29
Platters are served with a corn bread muffin
and your choice of two sides.
Two slow-smoked options, both pack a real mouthful of hollers: Original baby backs seasoned with our Chicago-style rib rub then sauced with honeyed Sweet & Zesty® or Memphis-style rubbed with a secret recipe of herbs and spices and served naked (that's with no sauce).
Big Baby - Full Slab 23.69
Halvin' My Baby - Half Slab 16.99 Served with corn bread muffin
and your choice of two sides.
Seasoned 100% ground beef patties blended with juicy pieces of Texas Beef Brisket, grilled medium-well and served with choice of one side and spicy Hell-Fire pickles.
Ultimate BBQ Burger* Piled high with Georgia Chopped Pork and two strips of jalapeno bacon, melted sharp American cheese and our signature Beam & Cola sauce. $11.79
Devil's Spit® Burger* Slathererd with Devil's Spit® BBQ sauce and topped with melted pepper-jack cheese, jalapeno bacon and Hell-Fire pickles. $11.29
Dave's Favorite Burger* Slathered with Rich & Sassy®, topped with melted Jack cheese and two strips of bacon $10.79
Smoked Cheddar* Simple perfection topped with house-smoked cheddar cheese. $9.99
Jacked-N-Stacked* Topped with Jack cheese and stacked with crispy Onion Strings. $10.79
Classic Cheeseburger* Our traditional ground beef burger served with lettuce, tomato and choice of melted Jack or sharp American Cheese. $9.79
Without Cheese $8.99
Add a cup of soup, chili, side salad or
baked potato to any meal for $3.29
Dave's Sassy BBQ Salad Choice of Barbeque Pulled Chicken, Texas Beef Brisket, Georgia Chopped Pork, Grilled or Crispy Chicken served on crisp greens, bacon, cheddar cheese, tomatoes and shoestring potatoes. Tossed with our Honey BBQ Dressing. $10.49
Caesar Salad Crisp romaine lettuce tossed in Caesar dressing, topped with sliced grilled chicken breast or chilled, hickory-smoked salmon. $11.29
Cup of Soup or Chili with Side Salad $7.59
Side Salad (Fresh Garden or Caesar) $4.99
Dave's Famous Chili Cup $3.29 Bowl $4.99
Chicken Wild Rice Soup Cup $3.29 Bowl $4.99
Loaded Baked Potato Topped with whipped butter, sour cream, house-smoked cheddar cheese and bacon. $3.49
Served with choice of two
sides and a Corn Bread Muffin. Add an extra meat to any classic for $3.99
Georgia Chopped Pork Smoked for up to 8 hours and chopped to order, our BBQ-slathered pork is juicier than a Georgia peach. 12.49
Southside Rib Tips A full pound of tips, hickory-smoked and fire-grilled with a Memphis-style dry rub. Served with a side of jalapeno pickled red onions, Hell-Fire Pickles, and our Southside BBQ Sauce. 12.99
Texas Beef Brisket Our classic Texas Beef Brisket is rubbed with brown sugar, coarse black pepper and Dave's secret spices, then slow-smoked over hickory until it's juicy and tender. $13.49
Barbeque Chicken Country-Roasted chicken flame-kissed and slathered with Rich & Sassy®. $12.99
Country-Roasted Chicken Lemon-pepper marinated half-chicken, roasted and char-grilled to perfection. $12.99
Traditional or Boneless Chicken Wings Our award-winning wings tossed in your choice of sauce. 13.49
Chicken Tenders Tender, all-white meat tenders fried to crispy perfection. Served with Honey BBQ Sauce. 12.79
Sweetwater Catfish Tender strips lightly-breaded with Cajun-seasoned Cornmeal and flash-fried. Served with remoulade sauce. $12.99
Cedar Planked Salmon* A 6-oz fillet caramelized with Pineapple BBQ glaze then grilled and served on a smoldering cedar plank. Served with Grilled Pineapple Steaks and Fresh-Steamed Broccoli. $13.99
BBQ Feast® A full slab of St. Louis-Style Spareribs, a whole Country-Roasted Chicken, 1/2 lb. of either Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork, Creamy Coleslaw, Famous Fries, Wilbur Beans, six pieces of Fresh Sweet Corn (farm fresh when available) and four Corn Bread Muffins family style for 4-6. An amazing deal for only 61.99
Feast for Two All the flavor, but half the size of our All-American BBQ Feast®. Served family-style for 2-3 36.99
Feast for One Georgia Chopped Pork, 1/4 Country Roasted or BBQ Chicken, 3 St. Louis-Style Spareribs, Fresh Sweet Corn (farm raised when available), Wilbur Beans, Creamy Coleslaw and a Corn Bread Muffin. $17.99
Served with a corn bread muffin and your choice of two sides.
MEAT SELECTIONS: Texas Beef Brisket, Georgia Chopped Pork, Southside Rib Tips, Country-Roasted or Barbeque Chicken, Chicken Tenders, Sweetwater Catfish, Traditional or Boneless Wings, Hot Link Sausage.
St. Louis Rib-N-Meat BBQ Combo Don't just stick to your ribs - add to them! Get a 1/3 slab of our award-winning spareribs, plus your choice of any one meat selection. 16.99
Baby Back-N-Meat BBQ Combo Choose a half slab of either Original or Memphis-style baby backs and your choice of any one meat selection. 20.99
Rib-N-Rib BBQ Combo Create your own full slab. Pair up any two of the following: half slab St. Louis-style spareribs, half slab Original baby backs or half slab Memphis-style baby backs. 23.79
Burnt Ends-N-Rib Burnt Ends paired with a 1/3 slab of St. Louis-Style Spareribs. $17.49
Classic BBQ Combo Double your pleasure with any two different meat selections, excluding ribs. $15.49
Our sandwiches are served with spicy Hell-Fire Pickles and your choice of one side. Order yours "Memphis-style" and for just 99 cents we'll top your 'que sandwich with creamy coleslaw.
The Manhandler Choice of Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork piled high with Hot Link Sausage and topped with Hell-Fire Pickles. $9.99
Georgia Chopped Pork Sandwich The real "thang": Hickory-smoked and slathered with Rich & Sassy® BBQ sauce. 9.29
Texas Beef Brisket Sandwich Piled high with hand-seasoned, hickory-smoked Texas beef brisket. 9.99
Barbeque Pulled Chicken Sandwich Roasted, pulled chicken tossed in Rich & Sassy ® and topped with melted Jack Cheese. $9.59
Burnt Ends Sandwich Tender pieces of Texas Beef Brisket seared and caramelized with Sweet & Zesty® BBQ Sauce. $10.49
Hickory Chicken Sandwich Marinated chicken breast, grilled and topped with Jack cheese and two strips of thick-cut smoked bacon. 9.99
Cajun Chicken Sandwich Grilled chicken breast with pepper-Jack cheese, fried onion strings and New Orleans-style rémoulade sauce. 9.99
Char-Grilled Chicken Sandwich With crisp lettuce and tomato. 9.49
Famous Bread Pudding When everything looks good, here's your tiebreaker:
melt-in-your-mouth house-made bread pudding, smothered in
pecan praline sauce and served with vanilla bean ice cream. 6.29
Hot Fudge Kahlua® Brownie Unbelievable: warm, walnut-covered chocolate brownie, soaked with Kahlua liqueur and topped with vanilla bean ice cream, hot fudge, and whipped cream. 6.29
Down Home Banana Pudding Rich & creamy banana pudding with slices of fresh bananas and vanilla wafers. Topped with whipped Cream. 5.99
For Kids 10 and under and anyone named "Lil Wilbur." Includes choice of any one side or carrots and celery, plus Oreo® cookies, and a fountain beverage or milk.