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Fat Sam's

Av del Rei Jaume 1, 07183 Santa Ponsa, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (96 reviews)
“burger” (188 reviews)
“buffalo wings” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av del Rei Jaume 1, 07183 Santa Ponsa, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Don't order a starter. The main courses are HUGE. 2 Burgess and all the trimmings. Plus a cocktail and a large beer, 40Euros. Not the cheapest budget ever! But possibly one of the best.

Thank dyoungone
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I hate a burger from here. Even though it was a veggie burger which may not appeal to some people I loved it! It was 10oz was massive and definitely worth the money I payed for! They staff are friendly and it's in a nice...More

Thank Charlie L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food is delish, central location friendly staff and their Berry and Red Apple Sangria are fab 💗💗 So worth a visit

Thank Clarehughes6
Reviewed 4 days ago

Third time here and never disappointed. They serve fresh, good quality food and plenty of it! Staff are quick and friendly and the prices are very reasonable. Good atmosphere as well.

Thank Sands105
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What can I say amazing food,we ate here a few times and did notice that you would have to arrive early or you would have to wait for a table(which is worth it),and very unreasonably priced for what you get,I had the steak and it...More

Thank LeaWillz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly, attentive staff and a delicious hearty meal made our visit to Big Sam's worthwhile. We were seated out on the terrace when it began to pour rain from the heavens, the waitresses were quick to assist us in moving indoors to enjoy the rest...More

Thank Padraig M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was always busy and no wonder. The food was very American in style but also very good. Nice for a change.

Thank MagentaEngland
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were staying in Cala Vinyes (short taxi ride away) and decided to come to Santa Ponsa solely to visit Fat Sam's based on reviews we had heard! We were not disappointed!!! When we were sat at the table we were given complementary crisps and...More

Thank ailieleggate
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, atmosphere and service. Menu choices are amazing and cater for every pallet. An obviously well drilled kitchen team produces fantastic cuisine in quick time while ensuring great presentation is not compromised. Would recommend the ribs every time with a great selection of sauces...More

Thank mal108
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a meal here one evening & was certainly a big meal ! Very large portions reasonably priced.was always busy in evening with family's & couples. Good location & very friendly staff. Burgers enormous but of decent quality. If you very hungry worth a visit...More

Thank Brian W
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19 September 2017|
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Response from ayrshirestan | Reviewed this property |
It closes mid October and stays closed until May. Do yourself a favour and go elsewhere, customer service skills are extremely lacking.
Danielle S
11 August 2017|
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Response from Gazza_The_Skull | Reviewed this property |
Door only,
Danielle S
11 August 2017|
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Response from mexicantam | Property representative |
Sorry we don't take bookings , not even for my mother 😱. It is basically a queuing system , where you can give your name and then wait at the pub next door or just wait next to the restaurant if you would rather . Kind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av del Rei Jaume 1, 07183 Santa Ponsa, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Calvia  >  Santa Ponsa
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