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Better Than Fred's

$$ - $$$, Barbecue,
9903 101 St, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 2P6, Canada
+1 780-532-4450
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (2 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Barbecue, Canadian, Pub
$$ - $$$
9903 101 St, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 2P6, Canada
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I had drove past many times and never went in. That was my biggest mistake. If your in gp and want good bbq then you need to come here. The Texas twinkies are amazing and a must try if you like jalapeños. I would have...More

Thank Ryan O
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our night out with a bunch of friends to see Minglewood. I was told of the great food and was definitely not disappointed, we loved the giant tasty wings, great nachos with lots of stuff on them and the sampler tray of...More

Thank Al H
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Love this place, staff is amazing, food and live shows incredible! Play pool here lots too. Never had a bad experience, highly recommend!

Thank Robynne P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Was there to see the Strumbellas. The opening act was North Blood a local GP band. Enjoyed them both immensely For dinner I had the brisket on mashed potatoes - tender and tasty!

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The inside is very huge. Often they bring in big bands. The food is not cheap, but quite good. Come early

Thank forestlane
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Best pub food in Grande Prairie, service is friendly and fast. BLT is huge and delicious complemented with a nice smokey flavour.

Thank Kaylea-Nicole M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

the decor was nice and the food was a good quantity for the value. The meals all arrived together and everything was perfect.

Thank 993HeatherC993
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Went for the amazing show July Talk & good eats for my friend birthday. I had an amazing time as always at Fred's! Tried the JAR-BBQ and it was yummy! Love the bar it's a lifeline to the GP music scene their owner John really...More

Thank Roxy S
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've had most of the items on the menu here and never a bad meal. I love the atmosphere, the live music, the food and the staff. We don't even dine out very often but every time we're here the staff remember us, and usually...More

Thank Jen N
Reviewed 18 August 2016

If you enjoy playing pool this is the #1 spot in town especially if your friends enjoy playing pool as well. Eight tables, which are re-clothed every fall and maintained when needed all year. The tables see a lot of use so as the season...More

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Kevin M
31 March 2018|
Response from Al H | Reviewed this property |
i believe kids are allowed in till 8 but not 100 per cent.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Bar, Barbecue, Canadian, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9903 101 St, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 2P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Grande Prairie
  • Phone Number: +1 780-532-4450
Better Than Fred's menu features real-pit, low & slow smoked BBQ, for dine-in, take away or catered events, PLUS: LIVE BANDS MOST NIGHTS, BIG SCREEN PPV SPORTS EVENTS, Grande Prairie's largest BILLIARDS area, a Private Backroom, plus Wing Wednesdays & more! "Winner of Best Bar None 2016 Award for "Best Bar in Grande Prairie"
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