The Original Famous Dave's BBQ

The Original Famous Dave's restaurant in Hayward offers an outstanding northwoods dining experience on the shores of beautiful Round Lake. Walk in and you'll see smiles, antiques, collectables, cookbooks, and rustic log architecture. Sit down and overlook the cleanest, clearest lake in northern Wisconsin, while enjoying our speciality, a BBQ Feast for Two or Four. You'll get to taste our award winning slow-smoked St. Louis-style Ribs, Texas Beef Brisket, Country Roasted Chicken, corn bread muffins, coleslaw, campfire beans, and lodge fries are all served in a trash can lid. Our varied menu also includes more than just barbeque. We also feature a variety of garden fresh salads, homemade soup and desserts, and incredible sandwiches. Catering services also available!

Hours of Operation

Mon-Thurs: 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat: 11am-11pm, Sun: 10am-10pm. Famous Sunday Brunch served 10am-2pm.


Approximately 8 miles East of Hayward on Cty Rd B


  • On Water

Meals Served

  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Restaurant Type

  • Barbeque