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Fatback's Smokin' Racks

901 N 24th St, Quincy, IL 62301-2267
+1 217-209-0390
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (61 reviews)
“pulled pork” (44 reviews)
“ribs” (58 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
901 N 24th St, Quincy, IL 62301-2267
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1 - 10 of 264 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm an over the road truck driver from Louisiana, and this is definitely a top 5 barbeque joint on a national level.

Thank Clifton D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little BBQ place exceeded our expectations! The brisket and pulled pork were both wonderful! Coleslaw, baked beans, potato salad all wonderful! When we first walked in and saw that you go to the counter to place your order I thought oh no! What a...More

Thank Rhonda D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a big BBQ person. It usually is too greasy and doesn't agree with me. But this was the exception. This is BBQ done well! I had the beef brisket sandwich (what I almost always get unless a place has catfish). This was...More

Thank James W
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

James, we are glad you came and tried us! Our brisket is well-renowned, and we owe it to people like you that will log on and spread the news. We love what we do and your review highlights the hard work we put into this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us stopped in to eat after a cross country meet today. Staff very friendly. The place is small, but has a good feel to it. Received our food in a short amount of time. Pulled pork sandwiches were very good along with the...More

Thank dennishY906TM
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We remember you guys coming in..with Octoberfest Bands and all else going on in Quincy, we are so glad you guys joined us! Thank you for all the details, they really help others decide where to eat when they visit our area!

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Food was average at best. Far from previous experience. Need ro up there game. Over cooked and dry. Sauce was nothing like original.More

Thank Nick P
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Nick, we suppose you had a off-day experience, but believe me when I say, our game is up! We are all still the same since 5 1/2 years ago and nothing will or has changed, but in all situations, I expect things might seem "different"...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

took my mom there for lunch on friday--had the special--a pulled pork sandwich topped with slaw and a side, we chose mac & cheese---could not have asked for a better meal and the staff is very friendly--definitely will be going back!

Thank reddy2goback
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Fatback Friday! Thank you for bringing in your momma and for choosing us! We look forward to seeing you both again!

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Top notch BBQ! Keep up the good work. I love to eat here when I am in Quincy, IL. This place is way better than the Riverside Smokehouse! Cheers!

Thank SDSUJacks
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you...we appreciate your business! :)

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

They do a great job with their BBQ and there sides are good too. My favorite is their BBQ Sunday...it's layered pulled pork, beans and slaw in a DQ parfait type cup. Certainly a place to visit if you like the home grown BBQ recipes...More

Thank Matthew D
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

The BBQ Sundae is one of our most fun creations...and it looks so interesting! Thanks for taking the time to give us a review and for your continued business!

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Got the special for $16.50. It was 4 ounces of brisket, 4 ounces of pulled pork, two ribs, +2 sides. Delicious!!

Thank Behrens65
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great special...We have kept it because it's been such a hit with the crowds! Thank you for your continued patronage! :)

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something different on a Friday night other than pizza steaks etc going by n 24th St saw fat backs and decided to try it. We were glad we did best ribs in town my wife said I had pork nachos also...More

Thank Mike I
Fatbacks2012, Owner at Fatback's Smokin' Racks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks, Mike, for choosing to pull in! We appreciate the kind words and hope to see you again soon!

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Daniel B
2 November 2015|
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Response from Fatbacks2012 | Property representative |
Actually, we have heard that the portions are quite hearty! Definitely will not leave hungry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 N 24th St, Quincy, IL 62301-2267
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 217-209-0390
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