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FATZ

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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1235 E Dixon Blvd, Shelby, NC 28152-6841
+1 704-482-8116
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kings mountian, nc
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food still OK but lunch portions are smaller now. Fish and chips, for example. 2 small pieces of fish, about 3" long each, now called 'calabash'. Does that mean 'small'? Wrote about toothpick cup before - sits by door, open cup for all to touch. Not individually wrapped or dispensed. Imagine the sweaty guy with the cold feeling around for... More 

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Thank xsubmariner
Shelby, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I always went to the Shelby Fatz. The food was very good. We all went Feb. 6,2017. The chicken was changed and some of us could not eat it. I would highly recommend going ther, but since it changed, I am not going there anymore. I really did love it. I am sorry that I can't eat there anymore. Brenda... More 

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Thank brenda28152
North Carolina
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190 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is a typical Fatz restaurant in its arrangement and atmosphere. The menu offered many new items since our last visit to a Fatz. The server was very friendly and efficient. The manager came over and spoke with us and asked if we were pleased with the service and food. The Calabash Fish was tasty. My wife told me that... More 

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Thank sctraveler069
Polkville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Use to be one of my favorite places to take my family to eat but since they changed the menu items and the way you order THINGS"NOT ANYMORE" WOULD THE OLD FATZ PLEASE COME BACK!!

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Thank jbrackett60
Kings Mountain, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 January 2017

wonderful staff and great food they treat you like you are family there. the manager even come by our table to ask us if everything was alright and asked if we needed anything else

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Thank Brian D
Cherryville
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I love eating at Fat's because it always has excellent food and the menus has many different choices no matter what you want you can get it!

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Thank Celia P
Lawndale, North Carolina
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Saw the billboards but wasn't sure what to expect. My wife and I finally stopped for lunch one day. Inside is very nice with a large mix of booths and tables. Our waitress was prompt and very knowledgeable of the menu. My wife had a large salad with salmon. It was fresh and the fish was nicely done. I opted... More 

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Thank Lee B
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

While visiting with family in the area we stopped here for lunch. Excellent chicken, service and very clean. I recommend trying this restaurant!

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Thank Kerry H
Jackson, Wyoming
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305 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Menu has Lots of Selection and Everything is Super. I have been to Many Different Fatz Locations and Never left Unsatisfied. This Shelby Location was " As Usual " Great. This includes the Food and Friendly Good Service. Only Issue with Fatz is " Why Do They Not Expand beyond the Southeast " . Would Love to See Them Out... More 

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Thank Michael S
Shelby, North Carolina
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great lunch spot. The lunch menu is great! Service is good and atmosphere is good to talk.

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Thank Wesley S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1235 E Dixon Blvd, Shelby, NC 28152-6841
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Shelby
  • Phone Number: +1 704-482-8116
Description
At FATZ, we serve your favorite American fare with a delicious twist. From steaks to seafood, treat your taste buds to the flavors of FATZ.FATZ is committed to the highest standards of fresh quality food preparation with the finest of ingredients.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?