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Fat Willie's Fish Camp

1912 Front St, Brandon, FL 33510
+1 813-571-7630
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
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“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1912 Front St, Brandon, FL 33510
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We discovered this little gem years ago and have been patronizing it since. Anytime we have company for an extended amount of time we make our way over to Willies. We typically order the option that allows you to try a variety of seafood. We...More

Thank klfloridaValrico
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I have eaten here a few times in years past. This time I suspect I ordered the wrong thing. Reading other reviews I knew to avoid the French fries. I ordered fresh grouper, broiled. It was ok, just nothing special. Only afterwards was I told...More

Thank Charis-Heart
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Met some friends for dinner at Fat Willie's. The food is always hot and tasty. I always get the grilled Mahi fingers....excellent as always. My husband usually gets the seafood sampler plate...he ate it all...and my leftover Mahi. Good hometown atmosphere and great service and...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Everything was awesome, food was hot ,tasty.and affordable. This is the first time I had ever had gator. And the first time I ever had onion rings that were so big and perfectly cooked that I loved them . I never thought I would ever...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Fat Willy's normally a very fair very good priced place to eat but we went to their all you can eat catfish for 15.99 the catfish was nothing more than fish fillets which you can get anywhere would be much better to go back to...More

Thank Herman S
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We ate at Willies for the first time. Had to wait (not a bad thing). The food was great and plenty of it. I had the fried sea scallops and they were juicy and wonderful!! My husband had a grouper sandwich and said it was...More

Thank Terry N
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Grew up in Valrico. We used to frequent Willy's often. It's just as good as I remembered! We had a wonderful server. Tara was so kind and was very helpful. They were busy, but she never showed that she was stressed or overwhelmed in any...More

Thank Tracie D
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

A step back to old ways of cooking your food ... food is very good .... The service was good Only wish the tea glasses were larger

Thank Herman S
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

We stopped here based off of the reviews and was pleasantly surprised with our experience. I had the blackened grouper and my friend had the blackened catfish for dinner. Both meals were fresh and delicious. Service was spot on and the restaurant was clean. Yes...More

Thank SaltyH2O
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Willies is AWESOME! Old Florida charm in a classic Seafood Shack. Just like the good old days. It's that simple--fresh seafood, friendly service and consistent quality and flavor. Take note-- if you're into fancy white linen, waiters with those giant pepper grinders hovering over you...More

Thank Mike Y
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1912 Front St, Brandon, FL 33510
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 813-571-7630
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