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The Fat Cat

$$ - $$$American, ,
24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
+1 617-471-4363
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (35 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
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1 - 10 of 369 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place to eat at lunch. A hidden gem. Food was great and luscious. Parking was hard to find due to construction.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mary L
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Found it based on another review. Awesome food, good atmosphere, great staff. I've never ordered Mac + Cheese in a restaurant before since I can make it myself. However, when I saw it come out to a nearby table, I just had to try it....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dad51
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Have been going to Fat Cat for years and they are one of my favorite restaurants in Quincy. Great food and great staff!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stan N
Reviewed 5 November 2018

...well, was here about a year ago on a Quincy visit and went back this time, bit of a must. Again we were not disappointed. Great wee place...great atmosphere and the food is superb! The portions are massive....had enough for lunch the next day. Well...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank The_Stoves
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

The hotel gave us a list of restaurants in the area and the “Fat Cat” caught our eye. The food was great, atmosphere lively, and service was adequate. The place looks well established and I’m glad we chose it. Casual and yummy.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Shauna P
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We never eat in Quincy. But tonight we needed to. The Fat Cat popped up right at the top of recommended restaurants, so we wandered in. But before getting there, we got a review from a couple family members. Rave. You must get the mac...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 24 October 2018

The place is very crowded, we were told that we need to wait 40 minutes before picking a table, so if you decided to go to that place, make an arrangements ahead. The reason why I rated this place for 3 stars is not because...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Denis K
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

So we were told as we entered that we would not be seated until the WHOLE of our party arrived, even though our table was empty and our 2 other friends were late only because they were having trouble finding a nearby parking space. And...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Found this place just down the street 0.2 mi) from the Adams National Park Visitor Center. The food was delicious and portions are generous. My family tried both a salad and a pasta dish. Would recommend!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dahazen
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

just visited today. I ordered the steak and cheese sub with garlic parmesan fries. We had the calamari for apps and my bf had lobster mac and cheese. Only thing food came out fast in between but the portions awesome and food was fantastic and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nichole37
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Tanya G
17 March 2016|
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Response from Keith O | Reviewed this property |
They don't have their own parking, but the lot that's across the street is only $1.50 for 2 hrs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-471-4363
  • E-mail
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