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Phat Cats Bistro

65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
+1 978-388-2777
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

It’s easy to get agreement to go eat here in our family. It’s tougher to get a seat sometimes - for good reason since this is a great restaurant in a tiny out of way place (especially for tourists). We’ve always liked it. So I...More

Thank careerguyn
Reviewed 31 March 2018

My family recently gathered at Phat Cat's for a birthday celebration... and it was a wonderful experience from start to finish. With a reservation, we were seated immediately. The atmosphere is funky - a cross between rustic and 19th-century industrial. The service is friendly and...More

Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Not only is the food consistently superb, but the dining room ambience tasteful and peaceful. New England chic atmosphere with warm wooden tables touched with candles and very little table flyers. A lovely bar as well which we will have dinner at some quiet weeknight.

Thank Gretel101
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Very cozy space. Some might say a little too small. The ingredients were very good but the beef tenderloin was unfortunately way over cooked beyond the requested medium. The mussels are great! Overall, it was pretty good.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

fun place, cool ambience, unpretentious, friendly, very good food great presentation. Would go back in a second.

Thank chimayred
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We took our adult children and spouses here on Saturday as a belated Christmas present. We had reserved the round table near the front and found it perfect to have conversation. We shared two appetizers and along with beer and wine had six wonderful meals....More

Thank David B
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

As always the owners remember names and say Hello. Great time had by all with great food and drinks!

Thank monty551
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We love the service and the organic, yummy options! The dessert of six tiny specialty sorbets and ice creams is great to share!

Thank jendai2015
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is "Cheers" on steroids: great neighborhood watering hole with amazing dishes and fabulous specials. Friendly service, homey atmosphere, vibrant bar and terrific wine list. Get there early and often!

Thank Sensei-01913
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Been a regular here every summer for 3 years now. (We live in florida). Love the Lazy Lobster - tempted to try other things but its just so good! Hubby most often has the Cajun Seafood Stew which he loves! They source most ingredients locally....More

Thank Pam K
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Response from scooter03087 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Don't know either. Call them. Great place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Amesbury
  • Phone Number: +1 978-388-2777
A unique brick building w/tin ceilings set within a neighborhood. Formerly an appliance store, there is a cut out in the wood floors where the lift use to be to bring items up from or down to the basement.
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