On Sunday, February 24, 2013, Famous Dave’s locations in Chandler, Peoria, Mesa and Gilbert are celebrating and thanking our local First Responders. Valley Law Enforcement (Police and Sheriff), Fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will receive a Free Famous Dave’s BBQ Two Meat Salute.

The Two-Meat Salute is a choice of two different meats: St Louis-Style Spareribs, Georgia Chopped Pork, Texas Beef Brisket, Hot Link Sausage, Southside Rib Tips, Beer-Battered Cod, Country–Roasted or Barbeque Chicken and Traditional or Boneless Chicken Wings. The Two Meat Salute will be served with a honey-buttered corn muffin and a choice of one side.

“We have so much appreciation and respect for our local First Responders and want to dedicate this day to them and show our support of their efforts,” said John Erlandson, owner of the Valley’s four Famous Dave’s BBQ Restaurants and Catering company. “We encourage our community to come in and say thanks and shake the hands of those who protect and serve us.”

Arizona Law Enforcement, Fire and Emergency Medical Service personnel with valid photo identification and proof of service can receive this free meal. This offer is only valid on February 24, 2013 at the four Famous Dave’s BBQ restaurants in the Valley including Chandler at 3250 West Frye Road; Peoria at 16148 North 83rdAvenue, SanTan Village in Gilbert at 2206 E Williams Field Rd and Mesa Riverview in Mesa at 1011 Dobson Road.

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Famous Dave’s offers a variety of signature menu items, including award-winning St. Louis-Style Ribs brushed with Rich & Sassy® Sauce, Texas Beef Brisket, Georgia Chopped Pork, Santa Maria Tri-Tip, Country Roasted Chicken, Wilbur Beans, Creamy Coleslaw and Dave’s Famous Bread Pudding. Guests can also enjoy the delicious char-grilled burgers, salads, lip smackin’ sandwiches and home-style desserts. A Lil’ Wilbur Kid’s Menu includes classic kid favorites, such as Macaroni & Cheese, Chicken Tenders and Root Beer Floats. For more info, visit or