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Phat Cats Bistro

65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
+1 978-388-2777
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish chowder” (7 reviews)
“carrot cake” (6 reviews)
“hummus” (3 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The meal was excellent, would have liked to go there again but the noise was so loud each of us had to scream at the person next to you to be heard. Was impossible to talk. Brick walls, tin ceiling, no curtains or carpet. Very...More

Thank Connie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a quaint friendly local establishment. We ordered cocktails which were perfectly executed. I had the halibut fish special which was cooked to perfection. The service and food was one of a high end restaurant in a major city, not a quaint establishment in...More

Thank Marca P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Phat Cats has been serving the greater Amesbury neighborhood for quite some time now. And it is always a delight to come back and enjoy the unique menu with such varying tastes. But this time it was the Saturday Night Specials that were of extraordinary...More

Thank yenneks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here a dozen times over the past few years - place gets pretty packed and the noise level is intense - they have installed noise reduction screens, but is pretty loud, felt like I was yelling all night. I have had a great...More

Thank Pam L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Hands down the best experience AND meal from start to finish. We called to make reservations and I left a voicemail as instructed since it was before they opened. PCB called back and confirmed our reservation for 7:30pm. We arrived and were greeted by the...More

Thank GordonPrincess
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Most excellent service & food.... great variety.... a powerhouse of a place for such a small setting..... can't wait to go back...... the waitress was beyond fantastic!!!!

Thank Carlos V
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My husband and I have been to Phat Cats several times. We have never been disappointed. The owners and staff are very personable, Great food and Service. Love their menu and their specials.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Our 2 adult sons were home for the holiday and we were scouting about for a new and interesting restaurant. Phat Cats was mentioned by a friend; the reviews looked good and the menu interesting enough to engage our foodie selves. Each of us orderred...More

Thank jaf122
Reviewed 23 December 2016

My wife and I have eaten here quite a few times. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu. My Tenderloin was cooked to perfection. The service is also very good. The only negative I can think of is that parking is on the...More

Thank DJfromNH
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We celebrated our 24th Anniversary with dinner at Phat Cats Bistro. It's a small place, so make a reservation. The food was outstanding. I ordered the Surf & Turf Risotto, which was hangar steak and shrimp over risotto. My husband ordered a beef tenderloin special...More

Thank Ellen2761
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Do you have gluten free options?
17 September 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
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
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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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