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The Fat Cat

24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
+1 617-471-4363
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent, at at the bar with my wife. Always nice atmosphere and good selection of beers. Food was great limited menu but perfect as to not be overwhelming

Thank jdevine117
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The service here is great. Enjoyed drinks first, then appetizers and eventually dinner. We were never rushed. The food was done perfectly nice variety. Small restaurant so plan to have a drink at the bar first. Plenty of street parking.

Thank alsphillips
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food at a great price. Very noisy however. If you want a quiet place to have a conversation with friends you should go somewhere else. Great service though.

Thank Scooty3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've always been a huge fan of The Fat Cat, as well as its sister restaurant Passports...of Weymouth. Fantastic Food, Phenomenal Service & Fresh Quality Food that can satisfy a range of tastebuds only very few establishments on the south shore can offer. 5 Stars...More

Thank Cody K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great little spot with a decent craft beer menu. It's pretty tight in the bar and hostess area but very much worth it. We started off with some wings. Buffalo and pineapple jalapeño were the favorites at out table. There were a few types...More

Thank Raye L
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Food at The Fat Cat is average. The are quite a few things on the menu that sound better than they taste but overall, the food is just ok. The restaurant seats about 50 people. It has sort of a pubby atmosphere and they serve...More

Thank HVMA
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Restaurant quickly seated us on a Tuesday night. Restaurant was busy and the bar area was also hopping. Seems like a place the locals like to go. Service was friendly and fast. Food is much higher quality than bar food and the portions are ample...More

Thank Norjeff2
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I take all my out of town guests here for the mac n cheese. We always split one if for lunch--get it with an app and you'll be full. If for dinner, I know I will have a meal the next day. If you're not...More

Thank quincychic
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Service is always good and the menu has a variety of chooses without being too big. The buffalo chicken mac n cheese is always great. And, be sure to start with the fried pickles.

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Portions of Mac and Cheese are huge! Share with 3 people or expect to bring leftovers home. These dishes are really good, comfort food at its finest. Good cocktail menu.

Thank Stephanie D
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Tanya G
Do you have parking?
17 March 2016|
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Response from Keith O | Reviewed this property |
They don't have their own parking, but the lot that's across the street is only $1.50 for 2 hrs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-471-4363
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