Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (Famous Dave's) is a developer of franchise restaurants. As of September 28, 2014, there were 195 Famous Dave's restaurants operating in 34 states, including 53 company owned restaurants and 142 franchise operated restaurants. During 2013, the Company opened two new company-owned restaurants, including one which was relocation, and eight franchise-operated restaurants, including its location in Puerto Rico. Famous Dave’s restaurants offer table service, feature hickory-smoked off-the-grill entree favorites. As of December 29, 2013, 47 of its company-owned restaurants were full-service and 7 were counter-service. Generally, its prototypical design includes the elements: a designated bar, a signature exterior smokestack, a separate entrance for its category-leading To Go business and a patio (where available).