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3575 Saint Matthews Rd, Orangeburg, SC 29118-8217
+1 803-534-8000
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3575 Saint Matthews Rd, Orangeburg, SC 29118-8217
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were traveling to NC; we hit Orangeburg at 11:30am. Our friends had told us to stop at Fatz and were we glad we did. He opted for Calabash chicken which we were told was out of this world. Wrong, it was...More

Thank ccrewzer49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service, great food, nice atmosphere, reasonable prices. Enjoyed this restaurant for the second time.

Thank Bon J
Reviewed 16 September 2017

All the food we had at Fatz was very very good, but the fried green tomatoes and grits are the best ever.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here the day before the eclipse. One of the few restaurants open on Sunday. We just beat the dinner crowd. Service was a little slow because of the crown, but the staff was friendly and the food came out hot. I would return for...More

Thank Db1105
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Fatz is the most upbeat, mainstream type restaurant we saw in Orangeburg. The main attraction there is the "calabash" chicken, which is chicken tenders coated with a special rub and deep-fried. It's not heavy and it tastes uniquely good. They do the calabash coating on...More

Thank MateoExplorador
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We were here for the eclipse and the restaurant was crowded to the point of being overwhelmed. People were waiting an hour, food was backed up in the kitchen and the restaurant was hot and tables weren't really being cleaned. With that being said, the...More

Thank Ctroskoph
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This place could be a diabetics nightmare. The food was fabulous. We shared an appetizer of "Fried Green Tomatoes" and fought over the last piece. What I especially enjoyed was the tomatoes were prepared using flour and not the usual corn meal (which is kind...More

Thank Drfred39
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Our waiter was very good, attentive, and friendly. The food was from the weekday lower priced dinner menu, which was just enough and good price! The food was much better than I expected. Thank you!

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Today was our first time at Fatz. The service is fast and friendly. The Calbash chicken is delicious and not overbreaded. Salad was crisp and fresh. The shrimp po boy was overly breaded, you couldn't taste the shrimp. The manager was very nice, welcoming and...More

Thank asmith6688
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Ok, so we did not know what the menu was like but we were really hungry after traveling all day. If you like southern fried, and there is not reason not too....this is the place. Service and food is average, took a long long time...More

Thank tj m
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Response from Joe T | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Sorry. Try calling
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Response from marcia p | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are several. Skip the Country Inn and Suites. I had to rate them very unfavorably.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3575 Saint Matthews Rd, Orangeburg, SC 29118-8217
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Orangeburg
  • Phone Number: +1 803-534-8000
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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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