Famous Dave's (5245 North Academy Boulevard)

Famous Dave's (5245 North Academy Boulevard)

$$ • American • BBQ • New American

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Location and hours

5245 North Academy Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Every Day
11:00 AM - 08:30 PM

5245 North Academy Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO 80918 • More info

Opens Wednesday 11:00 AM

  • Famous Feasts

    • All-American BBQ Feast®

      Served family-style for 4-6 people. 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, Sweet Corn and Corn Bread Muffins.
      $80.00
    • Feast For 2

      Served family-style for 2-3 people. Generous helpings of St. Louis-Style Spareribs, Country-Roasted Chicken, choice of Texas Beef Brisket or Georgia Chopped Pork, Creamy Coleslaw, Famous Fries, Wilbur Beans, Sweet Corn and Corn Bread Muffins.
      $45.00
  • Appetizers

    • Cheese Curds

      Served with Dave’s Ranch & Sassy sauce.
      $10.00
    • Traditional Wings | Basket

      Dave's traditional wings specially-seasoned and tossed in your choice of sauce: Rich & Sassy® (Mild), Buffalo (Medium), Devil's Spit® (Hot) or Wilbur's Revenge® (XXX Hot). Served with celery sticks and bleu cheese dressing on the side.
      $12.00
    • Burnt Ends Appetizer

      Served with Famous Fries, jalapeño pickled red onions and spicy Hell-Fire Pickles.
      $12.00
    • Sweetwater Catfish Fingers Appetizer

      Lightly breaded with Cajun-seasoned cornmeal and flash-fried, served with rémoulade sauce.
      $11.00
    • Southside Rib Tips Appetizer

      Memphis-Style, dry-rubbed Rib Tips, jalapeño pickled red onions, spicy Hell-Fire Pickles and our Southside BBQ sauce.
      $12.00
    • Onion Strings Appetizer

      Lightly-breaded and flash-fried, served with rémoulade sauce.
      $10.00
    • Fried Mushrooms

      $10.00
  • Salads, Chili & More

    • Two For You

      Served with a Corn Bread Muffin. Choose 2 from below: Dave's Award-Winning Chili Today's Soup Creation Fresh Garden Salad Loaded Baked Potato
      $8.00
    • Caesar Side Salad

      Crisp romaine lettuce topped with parmesan cheese and croutons, with Caesar dressing on the side.
      $4.00
    • Stuffed Baked Potato

      Choose from: Georgia Chopped Pork, BBQ Pulled Chicken, Texas Beef Brisket, Fresh Steamed Broccoli, or Dave's Award Winning Chili with cheddar cheese, bacon, sour cream and whipped butter. Served with choice of 1 side and a Corn Bread Muffin.
      $8.00
    • Dave's Award-Winning Chili

      Scratch-made with hot link sausage, hamburger, chili beans, onions, chipotle peppers, signature spices and a touch of Rich & Sassy® BBQ sauce.
      $4.00
    • Fresh Garden Side Salad

      Fresh cut iceberg lettuce, diced tomatoes, eggs, blended cheeses and house-made croutons. Served with choice of dressing on the side.
      $4.00
  • Pitmaster Favorites

    • Pick 1 Combo

      Choose 1 meat. Includes 2 sides and a Corn Bread Muffin.
      $16.00
    • Pick 3 Combo

      Choose 3 meats. Includes 2 sides and a Corn Bread Muffin.
      $22.00
    • Pick 2 Combo

      Choose 2 meats. Includes 2 sides and a Corn Bread Muffin.
      $19.00
  • Award Winning Ribs

    • St. Louis-Style Spareribs

      Hand-rubbed with Dave's secret blend of spices and pit-smoked for 3 - 4 hours over a smoldering hickory fire. Then slathered with Rich & Sassy® over an open flame to seal in the Famous flavor with a crispy, caramelized coating. Served with choice of 2 sides and a Corn Bread Muffin.
      $19.00
  • Signature Sandwiches & Burgers

    • Build Your Own!

      2 easy steps to create your own Famous Burger or Sandwich. Step 1. Choose Your Protein Step 2. Customize it with our signature toppings Served with choice of 1 side and spicy Hell-Fire Pickles.
      $10.00
    • Iris' Comeback Chicken Sandwich

      Famous Dave’s mother’s tried-and-true recipe: a hand breaded crispy chicken breast on a buttery toasted bun with spicy Hell-Fire Pickles and drizzled with our secret Comeback Sauce
      $10.00
    • BBQ Pulled Chicken Sandwich

      Roasted, pulled chicken tossed in Rich & Sassy® and topped with melted Monterey Jack cheese. Served with choice of 1 side and spicy Hell-Fire Pickles.
      $10.00
    • Texas Beef Brisket Sandwich

      Piled high with hand-seasoned, hickory-smoked Texas Beef Brisket. Served with choice of 1 side and spicy Hell-Fire Pickles.
      $11.00
    • Georgia Chopped Pork Sandwich

      Slow-smoked chopped pork topped with Rich & Sassy®. Served with choice of 1 side and spicy Hell-Fire Pickles.
      $10.00
    • Dave's Favorite Burger*

      Slathered with Rich & Sassy® and topped with melted Monterey Jack cheese and bacon. Served with choice of 1 side and spicy Hell-Fire Pickles.
      $11.50
  • Lil' Wilbur Meals

    • Kid's Chicken Strips

      Tender strips lightly-breaded with cornmeal and flash-fried. Includes choice of any 1 side or celery with ranch dressing plus Oreo® cookies and a fountain beverage or milk.
      $6.00
    • Kid's Rib Dinner (2 Bones)

      Hand-rubbed with Dave's secret blend of special spiced and pit-smoked over a hickory fire. Then slathered with Rich & Sassy® over an open flame to seal in the Famous Flavor. Includes choice of any 1 side or celery with ranch dressing plus Oreo® cookies and a fountain beverage or milk.
      $6.00
    • Kid's Macaroni & Cheese

      Original Kraft® Macaroni & Cheese. Includes choice of any 1 side or celery with ranch dressing plus Oreo® cookies and a fountain beverage or milk.
      $6.00
    • Kid's Cheeseburger*

      Our traditional 100% ground beef burger topped with cheese. Served with bread & butter pickle chips. Includes choice of any 1 side or celery with ranch dressing plus Oreo® cookies and a fountain beverage or milk.
      $6.00
    • Kid's Burger*

      Our traditional 100% ground beef burger on a toasted bun. Served with bread & butter pickle chips. Includes choice of any 1 side or celery with ranch dressing plus Oreo® cookies and a fountain beverage or milk.
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    • Kid's Chicken Strips

      Tender strips lightly-breaded and flash-fried. Includes choice of any 1 side or celery with ranch dressing plus Oreo® cookies and a fountain beverage or milk.
      $6.00
  • Handcrafted Desserts

    • Dave's Award-Winning Bread Pudding

      Melt-in-your-mouth, scratch-made bread pudding and pecan praline sauce, served with vanilla ice cream on the side.
      $7.00
    • Down Home Banana Pudding

      Rich and creamy handmade banana pudding.
      $7.00
    • Apple Crisp

      Scratch-made with Granny Smith apples, served with vanilla ice cream on the side.
      $6.00
  • Add-Ons & Extras

    • Individual Sides

      Extra portions of your favorite sides. Prices vary based on selection.
      $3.00
    • Add A Meat

      Add a side of meat to any meal.
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      $4.00
    • Canned Soda

      $1.49
    • Sauce Bottles

      $2.99
    • Seasonings and Rubs

      $3.49
  • Family To Go

    • St. Louis-Style Spareribs

      Hand-rubbed with Dave's secret blend of spices and pit-smoked for 3 - 4 hours over a smoldering hickory fire. Then slathered with Rich & Sassy® over an open flame to seal in the Famous flavor with a crispy, caramelized coating.
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      Customize
    • Traditional Wings

      Dave's Traditional Wings specially seasoned and tossed in choice of sauce: Rich & Sassy® (Mild), Buffalo (Medium), Devil's Spit® (Hot) or Wilbur's Revenge® (XXX Hot).
      $12.00
    • Meats By The Pound

      Per pound selections of our famous meats. Prices vary based upon meat selection.
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      Customize
    • Whole Chickens

      Choose either Country-Roasted Chicken or BBQ Chicken that's flame-kissed and slathered with Rich & Sassy® (cut into quarters).
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      $14.99
    • Pint Sides

      Choose larger portions of our side dishes and chili. Feeds 2 - 4 people.
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      $4.99
    • Quart Sides

      Bulk selections of our side dishes and chili. Feeds 4 - 8 people.
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      $9.99
    • Muffins & Buns

      Family sized portions of our Corn Bread Muffins or sweet dinner rolls.
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      $2.99
    • Gallon Beverages

      Refreshing beverages by the gallon.
      $5.99
  • Texas T-Bone

    • Create Your Own Salad

      With 5 throw-ins: 1 cheese and 1 dressing.
      $14.00
    • Create Your Own Light Salad

      With 3 throw-ins: 1 cheese and 1 dressing.
      $10.00
    • Large Sides

      $3.50
    • T-Bone Steaks

      All steaks are brushed with our Chef Butter made in house. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $34.00
    • Top Sirloin Steaks

      All steaks are brushed with our Chef Butter made in house. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $22.00
    • Ribeye Steaks

      All steaks are brushed with our Chef Butter made in house. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $34.00
    • New York Strip

      All steaks are brushed with our Chef Butter made in house. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $33.00
    • Bacon-Wrapped Filet

      All steaks are brushed with our Chef Butter made in house. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $35.00
    • Dinner For 2 Special

      Choose 2 Steak Entrees with2 of our giant "Create Your Own" Salads and 1 large side each.
      $58.00
    • Premium Steak Combos

      Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $32.00
    • Light Premium Steaks

      Served with Light “Create Your Own Salad” with 3 throw-ins and 1 large side dish of your choice.
      $26.00
    • Choice Top Sirloin Steak

      Choice of 8 oz. or 10 oz. Choice Top Sirloin Steak. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $22.00
    • Chicken Fried Steak

      A Texas favorite, hand-breaded, never frozen. Served with choice of gravy. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $22.00
    • Road Kill (12 oz.)

      Grilled fresh ground top sirloin steak smothered with sautéed mushrooms, bacon, jack & cheddar cheese. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $20.00
    • Steak Tips Top Sirloin (9 oz.)

      Delicious steak tips smothered with sautéed onions, mushrooms, brown gravy and sour cream served on a bed of seasoned rice. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $21.00
    • Loaded Chopped Sirloin Steak (12 oz.)

      Grilled fresh ground top sirloin steak smothered with sautéed mushrooms, onions and brown gravy. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $20.00
    • Chicken Fried Chicken Breast

      Texas Size, hand-breaded and fried till golden. Served with choice of gravy.
      $20.00
    • Hand-Breaded Chicken Strips

      Hand-breaded chicken tenderloins fried to a golden brown, served with your choice of dippin’ sauce. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $20.00
    • Grilled Chicken

      Marinated and grilled to perfection. Choose from Plain BBQ, Teriyaki, or Lemon-Pepper. Served on a bed of seasoned rice. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $20.00
    • Smothered Chicken

      Marinated chicken breast smothered with sautéed mushrooms, bacon, jack & cheddar cheese. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $22.00
    • Golden Fried Shrimp

      10 large shrimp, lightly breaded and fried golden brown. Includes Freshly baked Yeast Rolls served with cinnamon honey butter and your choice of Soup or "Create your Own Salad" and a large Side Dish.
      $22.00