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Fat Man's Bar-b-que

10179 US Hwy 231, Cropwell, AL 35054-4025
+1 205-525-5255
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
26 Oct 2017
“Great Food, Great Service”
8 May 2017
Open Now
10:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
10179 US Hwy 231, Cropwell, AL 35054-4025
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

I have eaten here on several occasions and have always had great food and great service. They have a wide variety on their menu. Nothing fancy and you will definitely enjoy this casual barbecue dining experience.

Thank Bulldog1982
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went here because it was suggested by the locals, and we made the right choice! So good, great portions for your money, would definitely recommend!

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My aunt and uncle who live local took me by here for dinner. I'd been traveling for two days, eating nothing but BBQ along the way, so I have to say that it's a little hazy exactly what I had, I'm thinking probably pulled pork....More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I always enjoy a hamburger from Fat Man's. Lately we've also discovered their great onion rings also. It's a great combination and such a nice place to eat in, outside or to go.

Thank gburden
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This place has very good barbeque, but my favorite meal selection is their Fat Man Cheese Burger. It's better than anything you can make at home. It's sloppy and good. Their homemade ranch dressing is excellent and should be bottled. They get very crowed at...More

Thank dab712
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

If you want to skip my large rant, read the next sentence. The Manager is terrible, end of story. ----------------------------------------------- I've been going to this restaurant since I moved to Alabama two years ago. Don't get me wrong the majority of the food here is...More

Thank James J
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have eaten at Fat Man's my entire life! This restaurant has been around for over 45 years and the food has remained constant. BBQ is really delicious and their hamburgers are wonderful! Lots of food for a great price!

Thank 535diannae
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The food is great and so is the service. Very friendly.the ladies at the counter know me by name we order there so much.

Thank christym936
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We visited fat man's BBQ today. It was the first time in over 35 years that I have eaten at this particular place. The sauce that comes on the barbecue sandwich is phenomenal. It is not too sweet and has a slight tinge to it....More

Thank Gorf_1
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Me and a couple of buddies took a little road trip down to Fat Man's BBQ and I got a large pork Texas style BBQ with fries and it was terrific!! We rolled into the parking lot at around noon and the place was hoppin'...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10179 US Hwy 231, Cropwell, AL 35054-4025
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Cropwell
  • Phone Number: +1 205-525-5255
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