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All 97 Waynesville Restaurants

Fat Buddies Ribs & Barbecue

193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
828-456-6368
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Ranked #20 of 97 Restaurants in Waynesville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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Huntsville, Alabama
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

My BBQ was great. This place knows how to cook!! The food was hot and and did not cost a fortune. Just me and the wife went and spent $20.00 for both of us. The people are friendly and polite.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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96 reviews 96 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

First impression walking in the door this place needs to be updated and cleaned. The male employee was very nice and also very funny. The menu was not so great needed to also be updated look old and war out. Food was very average after hearing so many great things about it. Would I go back next time I'm in... More 

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St. Marys, Georgia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

While my husbabd and I vacationed in North Carolina, we of course wanted to eat BBQ. We fouund this place in a strip shopping center and we are glad we did. I loved the NASCAR themed decorations and the food was also very good. We started off with an onion ring basket that was insanely delicious! My husband and I... More 

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Stockton, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

If you are a BBQ enthusiast who enjoys everything smoked, this might be the restaurant for you. I love BBQ, but not ultra-smoked. Even their turkey used in sandwiches was smoked, which left me few options. Some of my "party" enjoyed the pulled pork barBQ and everyone appreciated their options for side dishes. Service was good, and dishes were served... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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79 reviews 79 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

good service and what a good selection on the menu. The sign was so cute we had to drive there to check it out. lol. wow worth the trip.

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Indianapolis
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We were on our way to Hilton Head SC and needed some BBQ to fuel us. We found Fat Buddies using a map search, and I'm glad we did! The service was excellent, very fast and friendly. The BBQ was delish! I had the brisket, and my husband had the pulled pork. We also got fried okra and the bacon... More 

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Boone, North Carolina
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103 reviews 103 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

4 of us went to dinner on a Saturday night. Each of us was very happy with our selections. The food was very good, the service was great, the atmosphere very pleasant. We will definitely be back!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

this is the best bbq i have had in a long time. This is a must have everytime we vist maggie valley. We love it and they can have u a to go order ready in no time or u can set down and eat there. The staff is very helpful. The place is clean and the food is more... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had lunch here. I had a salad, my bother in law hd pulled pork, my hub ribs. We are from Alabama so we know good Bqe. We all enjoyed our food. Fried Okra was a real treat. Not many places serve that anymore. ANYHOO..we had a pleasant experience. I would go back.

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Melbourne Beach, Florida
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The ribs were good, not great, lots of bbq sauce. Service was good. Coleslaw and potato was good. We would go there again.

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Additional Information about Fat Buddies Ribs & Barbecue

Address: 193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
Phone Number: 828-456-6368
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Waynesville
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue

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