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Fat Buddies Ribs & Barbecue

193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
+1 828-456-6368
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baby back ribs” (20 reviews)
“pulled pork” (28 reviews)
“baked beans” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Ok food, reasonable prices but taste is just ok. High volume chain bbq, got the brisket dinner and never had such a thin brisket was like sandwich meat and not very tender. Bbq beans were recommended to me but wasn't impressed. Did have a really...More

Thank HungarianHammer
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Great local barbecue and service is good. Excellent for large or small groups. Great parking easy access.

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Had brisket, baked beans, both very good, the brisket was smoked nicely and moist. The beans were off the charts with flavor.

Thank peterrC5040MB
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

So, you enter and are immediately hit with a wonderful bbq smell. We were sat quickly, we ordered an appetizer and two entrees. I ordered chicken fingers and loved the portion! Overall, there was a wait time, but it was well worth it! Everything was...More

Thank michaelwhite3268
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate lunch here today! I had beef brisket with fries and she had the BBQ ribs with baked beans and coleslaw. The brisket was great all by itself, but Fat buddies also had a honey BBQ, hot BBQ, or firehouse BBQ...More

Thank DrKeebler_13
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We have eaten at Fat Buddies a few times and have always had a great meal. Their steaks are some of the best I have ever had. The chicken and ribs couldn't be better. The staff is always on top of things making sure you...More

Thank James I
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The staff was great, clean restaurant. wait staff Jessica was on top of everything. She helped with great suggestions and how it was prepared , They have a Gluten free food and was marked on the menu

Thank captainladder5
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Went here with my stepson before going to the Asheville outlet mall. I ordered baby back ribs with black eyed pea stew & corn, he ordered the combo of ribs & pulled pork with potato salad & baked beans. All was good except the corn...More

Thank Taprocker
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had Fat Buddies cater my sisters wedding last week and it was excellent. Not only were they on time with delivery (in the middle of NOWHERE, so impressed) the food was great! Everyone loved it.

Thank lharrelson
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick lunch and were delighted with our options! The Brunswick Stew was off the chain and I especially enjoyed the Black eyed Pea Stew. Accompanied by their house salad, which was huge, we left satisfied and looking forward to our...More

Thank DecembeSarah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-456-6368
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