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Fat Cat Tavern

16080 US Highway 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33764-6802
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Ranked #183 of 576 Restaurants in Clearwater
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American, Bar
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Went here for lunch with my husband, who ate there before with friends. Fast, friendly service, totally enjoyed my burger and the atmosphere. Looks like a nothing place from the outside, but bigger than you think once inside, lots of sports on TVs, but not loud. The A/C was cold and it felt great on a hot day. The shopping... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Worst food ever. The cheeseburgers have no flavor, all you taste in the beet battered fish is beer, & the calamari tasted like it was old and gross.

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Clearwater, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is known as a "sports bar", boasting 21 tv screens, trivia nights and other entertainment, and good prices on a variety of drinks. For us the main attraction is the food. It is fresh, well prepared and a lot of thought to the varied menu offerings. Especially good is the Chicken Piccata (yes, there are capers on it-and chicken... More

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Largo, Florida
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106 reviews 106 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

Have been here a number of times and usually it's decent but went last night...different story. We entered, sat at a dirty booth and proceeded to wait. About five minutes went by and a waitress showed up to let us know it would be a minute as there was a large group she was helping. Now, we all know what... More

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Clearwater/Tampa Bay Florida
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115 reviews 115 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Fat Cat is a local place, but doesn't have the feel of some local places that may make new comers and visitors feel like outsiders. The place is large and airy - nice big bar and plenty of booths and other seating. The service is always good too. The food is really the reason to go - they offer some... More

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Largo, Florida, USA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Fat Cat Tavern is the Largo spot for a great yet inexpensive lunch. With an entire page of specials - all just over $5 - you can't go wrong. Oh, and the quality is superb! Whether you order a hamburger or a salad, it is all great! It has turned out to be my team's "Friday" lunch spot!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Great place to have a meal Excellent hamburgers. Wait staff wonderful, pleasant and polite. Good happy hour, entertainment, and specials. Prime rib Friday nights hard to beat. I would recommend to everyone.

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Clearwater, Florida, United States
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14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I must admit, this little place has the best hamburger in town. Lots of variety. My favorite is the Cajun Burger. The price is fantastic. They have trivia nights, karaoke and more. A real fun place to be. Lots of TV's for sports. (One tv right in the middle was on Fox News, which I feel is a bit tacky,... More

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Orlando, Florida
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Clearwater residents (i'm one of them) are fortunate to have the Fat Cat as a neighborhood watering hole. Like most of these places, they offer numerous televisions, a busy bar area, booths for eating, music and kereoke, and a nice size separate party room. What sets this place above many others is the friendliness of their waitresses, and the selection... More

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9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013 via mobile

Tucked back into the NE corner of the Tri City Plaza in Clearwater FL you will find this pleasant experience of a Bar/Tavern. Good Food, good times with Booths, high top tables, & Bar Stools Game room & Trivia e dry Thurs. night.

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