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Fat Tuesday's

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10673 Braddock Rd, Fairfax, VA 22032-2237
+1 703-385-5717
15:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 15:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 23:30 - 02:00
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Washington DC
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414 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

First the good stuff. This college-style bar has great, friendly staff and the food is not bad at all but New Orleans style cooking this is not. I've eaten in the Big Easy and it's really hard to compete with shrimp just up from the Gulf fresh and sweet and remoulade sauce that makes you want to break into song!... More 

1 Thank sailingboat
Sterling, Virginia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015

On this Thursday, November 20th, I went to Fat Tuesdays for the first time after hearing about a music show taking place. Having never been to Fat Tuesdays I wanted through the wrong open door at the patio. An African-American bouncer of twenty some years of age asked me to go around the fence to check in with him. I... More 

2 Thank JMgg1990
Baltimore, Maryland
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2015

My husband and I frequent this venue for great local live music. They have a wide selection of craft beers available, especially Abita brews, some on tap. They have bottomless peanuts available, good gator bites, fried pickles, etc. A great dive bar!

Thank shannon18v
Fairfax, Virginia
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301 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We were happy to find this place open during a recent snow storm. The bartender Chris was awesome and a credit to his profession. There is a great selection of beers on tap and the ones we were unsure of he was happy to give us a small sample. We ordered gator bites and fried pickles and both were tasty... More 

Thank theplumbingmedi... .
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

It is a bar so don't expect 5 star food. There is a nice stage and they have live music every weekend for a small cover charge. They sualy have a selection of local craft beers.

Thank Cathy s
Fairfax, Virginia, Usa
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107 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2013

This is one of those local places that revels in being a Dive Bar. It place is a l'run-down' looking, but interesting. There is all kinds of memorabilia all over the walls, there are also TVs everywhere. While the menu is very limited, the food itself is very tastey and has good spice to it. The beer selection is also... More 

Thank Kevin T
Fairfax, Virginia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2013

The draft beer selection is one of the better ones in the area. Live entertainment is hit or miss and no calendar is visably published. Its a dive bar that takes pride in itself with good neighborhood feel. There is food, mostly sandwiches which are nothing special.

Thank Runnergirl2013
Fairfax, Virginia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2012

We sat outside on a nice night, not enough chairs for everyone to sit, good selection of beers. Bar food was ok, nothing to write home about. Cheeseburger was good it was on a hoagie bun, po boy style. The bathrooms were dirtier than an outhouse. Place needs a complete remodel. There are much better places in the area.

Thank doerner
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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187 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2012

I don't think anyone would be surprised to learn the quality of the food here leaves a lot to be desired. Really, it's just a college bar. Throw a couple of peanuts on the floor and throw back a couple of beers. You're here to hang out and relax - in a strip mall in the 'burbs. Good place to... More 

Thank Phlyjets
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Sandwich good--big portions--waiter great to talk to (college student)

Thank padrefosho

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
23:30 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
23:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10673 Braddock Rd, Fairfax, VA 22032-2237
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-385-5717

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