Famous Dave's

Row 1

1720 22nd St
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 267-0800
BBQ, Restaurant
$ $
Mon–Thu, Sun: 11:00 AM–10:00 PM Fri–Sat: 11:00 AM–11:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Barbequed meat can't be beat! Friendly service.
  • I've been here 3 times in 3 weeks. Great Experience every time. Looking forward to going back.
  • Ordena la familiar para 4 tiene de todo
  • Get the Baby Back Ribs, Memphis style (no sauce)). Then experiment with the plethora of sauces at the table for dipping. Why trap yourself into one sauce? Try one sauce for each rib!
  • Say hi to the best host ever!! Me=)
  • HellFire Pickles are amazing, and I don't even care for Pickles!
  • Baked potato is never warm enough to melt the butter but the chicken wild rice soup is awesome.
  • All of it...
  • The ribs and sandwiches are awesome
  • Lunch: catfish and rib tips with coleslaw. Perfect heat and refreshing flavor
  • Yipes. Maybe I was wrong--I got hellfire pickles, and even the coleslaw has a bit of a kick to it. Mustard coleslaw, though, is great. I hope it stays on the menu.
  • Is it my imagination, or is more and more of the food here spicy? Firecracker green beans?! Thank goodness you can get non-hellfire pickles.
  • Brisket Brger was very good, if a bit crunchy around the edges. Chicken wings my wife ordered were heavily salted, ditto her fries.
  • Many thanks for getting new bumpers or whatever they're called for the parking so you can't hook the front end of your car on them.
  • The besty best mac n' cheese I've ever put in my face!!!!!
  • The mashed potatoes ate very good, but just don't go well with ribs. Maybe ham or turkey.
  • The Burnt Ends with a Cornbread Muffin are a must!
  • Spicy Mac & Cheese...
  • Great food, nice servers, and family friendly environment! I love it here!
  • Everything was magically delicious! Customer device was amazing, too!