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Fat Freddy's Sub Shop

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221 W Prospect Rd, Oakland Park, FL 33309-3925
+1 954-491-4334
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Davie, Florida
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269 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is a hidden, independently owned shop with awesome food. I particularly love the bacon cheeseburger sub with grilled onions. Awesome! Get away from the chain stores and eat at a real family owned restaurant. If you eat subs try this place, you will like it a lot.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We've never been to this chain before - a tad confusing and the staff weren't interested in being helpful (nor loud enough to hear). Couldn't get what I wanted, ended up with something ok. It filled the void in my stomach, but it wasn't "good".

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Thank 756patriciaw
Boca Raton, Florida
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146 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Fat Freddy's is yet another place that is almost unfair to review I have been going there for years and it is consistently good. My GF and I headed there for a late lunch on Saturday. You must be careful to always call first - once they run out of bread they are pretty much done for the day. When... More 

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Thank Charles K
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2015

The place is really tiny and ran by a young couple. They work limited hours during the day, and they're closed on the weekend I think. When you see and taste the food you'll be hooked. I love the steak bomb. It reminds me of philly cheesesteak sandwich from the fair.

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Thank Jim A
ORD
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201 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2014

the steak is completely void of flavor, stay away. If you've had a Roast Pork sandwich from Philadelphia or an Italian Beef sandwich from Chicago, you know what flavor can be. The steak at Fat Freddie's is just not good, despite being doctored up with peppers, onions, cheese. The other subs like the Italian Cold Cut is very tasty &... More 

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Thank SweetWillie
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 June 2013

I've been going there for 20+ years. A couple of different owners. All have been great. Its Very good for a hoagie place, The Steak, Onion and cheese is assume. BIGGEST AND BEST AROUND. Very good chicken and sausage subs too. Only open for lunch hours. Gets very busy for lunch. Great people working there. Working hard to make great... More 

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Thank Thomas C
Whitby Ont
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2013

We used to have a winter home on NW 46 th st. and as a teenager would go get an all American with hot sauce all the time. When we now visit my parents in Delray Beach with my wife and kids, I drive down to still get my all American with hot sauce. We have even taken them home... More 

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Thank Jag-m
Boca Raton, Florida
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2013

We have been eating Fat Freddy's subs for many years. They have the absolute best subs around. Their hot sauce is awesome and the bread is the best. They know what it takes to be successful in this business. You won't go just once...I guarantee it! Don

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Thank Don H
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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72 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2012 via mobile

I absolutely love this sandwich shop. Great steak sandwiches at an average price. Their only down fall are their hours. Monday - Friday 11 - 3, closed Sat & Sun. Cash only, they don't accept credit cards!

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Thank Eva-Tanja C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Delicatessen
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 W Prospect Rd, Oakland Park, FL 33309-3925
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Oakland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 954-491-4334

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?