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Fat Daddy's B B Q

942 Hartnell Ave, Redding, CA 96002-2116
+1 530-221-6270
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“bbq sandwich” (3 reviews)
“pulled pork” (6 reviews)
“potato salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
942 Hartnell Ave, Redding, CA 96002-2116
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Went here a couple of times for lunch while working in the area for a year-and-a-half. I am not crazy about BBQ sauce, but liked the smokey meat taste. The sides were also very good.

Thank sshaffer15
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Not much choice in this town for GOOD BBQ, and so far this beats Famous Dave's and Smokin' Joes. Pulled pork was good, but you have to like it really sweet, because this was doused in barbeque sauce, which could best be described as very...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We came by here around an hour an a half before they're posted closing time. The young woman behind the counter was very friendly, and was taking our order. Then a middle-aged woman came out from behind (the kitchen, presumably) to tell the young woman...More

Thank UncleHenryen
Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you want a great pulled pork BBQ sandwich, you need to try out Fat Daddy's. They have several sides from which to choose from. The owners/ workers are very friendly and efficient.

Thank shastasteve
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The wife and I went for lunch, she had the Bar B Q sandwich and I had the Bar B Q country port ribs, Bar B Q Beans, & Fries. You can sit inside or outside, but its small. You can eat in or order...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Nice portions, juicy fresh, very filling and satisfies the craving for real American BBQ. There's other more 'famous' joints in Redding to have BBQ, but the real honest deal is here.

Thank Harry S
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We had a wonderful experience at this place! As soon as we walked in the door, the helpful woman behind the counter was answering our many questions, the local waiting for his order was telling us how amazing the many options are, and the cook...More

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I lived in New Orleans for 7 years, and travelled the South quite a bit, sampling delicacies allong the way. A barbeque restaurant was always just a few blocks away when I travelled the southern states, and that's alright by me because I love the...More

Thank Pelren R
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The food is fresh, the staff friendly, and the place is unique. Used to be an old drive-in (some will rememeber what that means). The Pulled Pork sandwich is their signature sandwich. It is SUPER. If you dont try it, it will be one of...More

Thank 1Snowsnake
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Wanted a quick delicious lunch and found Fat Daddy's. It did not disappoint; was the best this side of Missouri!

Thank Anne M
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Average prices
USD 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 942 Hartnell Ave, Redding, CA 96002-2116
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redding
  • Phone Number: +1 530-221-6270
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