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The Fat Cat

€€ - €€€American, ,
24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
+1 617-471-4363
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

One of my favorite places to eat in Boston. If you want a real piece of Tuna cooked perfectly and a huge portion, this is the place.Lobster Mac and cheese is off the chart. No way to eat it all.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We went here while visiting the area. The host/owner wouldn't seat us until our entire party was there (my husband had to park the car). I understand that policy, but he had a major chip on his shoulder about something and was downright miserable. I...More

Thank polly2851
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Second visit and the food is amazingly hot, hefty portions, fast service and always tasty. The beer selection is great. I ordered a Wachusett Blueberry beer but their cocktail list is intriguing. Next time i will order a cocktail! The noodle dishes easily feed two...More

Thank Jeanne E
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This place is solid. Delicious food, great staff, good draft & drinks list. There's almost always a line but it's always worth the wait. The portions are huge. Usually when you hear that it can mean only so-so food but not the case here at...More

Thank Tamara B
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I always enjoy there Lobster macaroni and cheese and pulled pork nachos are absolutely delicious. Everyone is friendly.

Thank maria m
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Fun vibe. Great food. Really like the wings. I usually sit at the bar. Good draft list. Always really busy.

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Visited the Fat Cat for lunch while in Quincy for business. It was highly rated. Overall the atmosphere was great as we watched some of March Madness at the bar. However the food didn’t measure up to the atmosphere. The bread on my sandwich was...More

1  Thank Wil3coyote
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This place gets a lot of hype. I just think it is average. Offer pub food and some entrees. Portions are generous. Parking on the streets is an issue.

Thank PickyEater57
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is one of THE BEST restaurants in the South Shore of Massachusetts no question! I've eaten here twice for lunch and it's amazing. The owners really put their heart and soul and Talent into everything. Great atmosphere, great menu, always changing except for local...More

Thank DaveKM515
Reviewed 8 January 2018

I am new to the Quincy area and as a food lover I needed to find a nice restaurant. I found it in The Fat Cat and regularly order take out. Whether that be the Hog Wings, bone-in of course, or the Mac and Cheese...More

1  Thank Daniel P
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Tanya G
17 March 2016|
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Response from Keith O | Reviewed this property |
They don't have their own parking, but the lot that's across the street is only $1.50 for 2 hrs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-471-4363
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