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FATZ

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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4115 Lexington Rd, Athens, GA 30605-2521
+1 706-425-8780
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Watkinsville, Georgia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The regular menu prices are a little high. Lunch prices were much more reasonable. I especially loved them having a high score from the health department. We showed up just after they opened at 11 am on MLK day (Monday). The waitress was really phenomenal! She actually brought me a drink refill at the exact moment that I realized I... More 

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Thank Laura C
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95 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I had the traditional BBQ baby back ribs and the loaded French fries. The sauce was just the right thickness. I enjoyed the meal. The server was very friendly and kept our drinks filled constantly and brought extra bread and napkins. The food was slow to come out. Definitely recommend it for dinner.

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Thank Roberta B
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The moment we walked in the door we were treated like royalty. Manager greeted us within 10 minutes, server was outstanding. Food selection is excellent. Since we'd never been before, we received free samples of chicken and soup. Rolls are complimentary, super warm and moist at the table within 3 minutes. I don't know why people wait all night outside... More 

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Thank Karla C
NC
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Not impressed with the food or the wait staff. Tried to order a large house salad but they did not have (In hind site I guess I should have ordered 2 side salads) . Not very accommodating . Service was slow and wait staff not very friendly. Will not return.

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Thank auggiesmom
Athens, Georgia
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333 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Went with friends for a meal with about 8. Took some time to get out, but food was OK. My wife got the blackened fish and shrimp, too salty. Don't do the blackened, period. I got the ground steak, it was cold when I got it, but they would have warmed it. Whenever you get more than 4 people anywhere... More 

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Thank terryLCO
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Went about 4pm. Only 2 other tables had people, so not busy! 2 more came in. Was brought 3 rolls for 2 people. Got our drink order pretty good. Then ordered fried green tomato appetizer. And food order. Waited 25 minutes and nothing. Husband ask if there was a cook in back. Never offered drink refill or more rolls. Finally... More 

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Thank ann W
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58 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to eat. But what happened last trip. We ordered fried green tomato appatizer, both ordered their famous chicken. One upgraded to a baked sweet potato for a side. The salad was fresh and great,but the fried green tomatoes was not done. The chicken the worst ever. And the sweet potato was so small... More 

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Thank ann W
Oklahoma City
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

The service and the food was okay, just nothing special. My sirloin was cooked well but I didn't like the sweet fried brussel sprouts. They were definitely sweet from whatever sauce they put on them.

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Thank crawdad5mom
Lexington GA
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This our go-to place for eating out on the east side. Have never been disappointed with any meal we have ordered. Only wish the menu would expand a bit. I know it would be good.

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Thank jersilverhair
Augusta, Georgia
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

We like this Fatz in Athens, GA. It is near our granddaughter at UGA. We have celebrated her birthday there and just met for lunch. It is conveniently located. Food was delicious. We had fish and chips and I had salad. Fresh made with rolls that are really good.

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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
USD 6 - USD 18
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4115 Lexington Rd, Athens, GA 30605-2521
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-425-8780
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?