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Famous Dave's - Franchise


Quick Franchise Summary

Famous Dave's is the longest running backyard BBQ party in America! Almost five decades ago, Famous Dave's Founder, "Famous" Dave Anderson, began his 20 year journey to perfect his sauce recipes, rubs, and cooking methods before opening his first restaurant in 1994. One year later, Famous Dave's earned a blue ribbon in the "Best BBQ Sauce in America" contest at the American Royal International Barbeque Contest. Today, we're a publicly traded company (NASDAQ:DAVE) with more than 150 units in acro


Famous Dave's
Franchise Cost, Fees & Facts for 2020

Minimum Cash Required$750,000
Total Investment$636,750 – $3,216,250
Franchise Fee$30,000
Year Founded1994
# of Existing Units54
Franchising Since1998
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International Availability:

Accepting In These Countries:
  • United States