Founded in 1995, Famous Dave's develops, owns, operates and franchises barbecue restaurants in over 35 U.S. states. It has more than 40 company-owned food outlets and over 100 franchised restaurants. The group s restaurants offer a range of meat, salads and side dishes. Its combination platters include chicken wings, catfish fingers and onion strings. The group s restaurants also offer a variety of desserts, including puddings, brownies and pies. Additionally, Famous Dave s provides catering services for weddings, church picnics, family reunions, business lunches, graduation parties, holiday events, neighborhood gatherings and corporate functions. With more than $30 million, it operates a guest club that offers special meal benefits to members. Famous Dave's also provides cookbooks and gift cards.