We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Rey Jaime I, Santa Ponsa, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
Improve this listing
Ranked #7 of 121 Restaurants in Santa Ponsa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

Book similar restaurants

Write a Review

388 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    260
    88
    30
    6
    4
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Maybole, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

great food & well worth the money - always really busy tho - would be better if you could leave your name & told approx. when to return instead of waiting for a table

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norway
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Food is nice and cheap and we go to this restaurant two or three times every year when we go to santa Ponsa and it is very busy and most popular with British people but food is very good. This restaurant is busy busy busy always but if you go very early and very late at night there is less... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We all had the burgers. If you like big portions, yet amazing quality it is definitely a place to visit. Great view of the beach also. :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The food was gorgeous and there was so much of it. This is the only place we visited twice.. the first time we had to wait 20 minutes for a table, but they had a designated waiting area, they brought you drinks and it was well worth the wait. My husband had a mixed grill, which was 21 euros and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We have been to Fat Sam's 3 times now on 2 separate trips to Santa Ponsa. Every time it has been brilliant, we have always been seated quickly, enjoyed attentive service & brilliant food. The value for money is outstanding, you can get a steak & ribs for the equivalent of £15! And the steaks are excellent, always tender, better... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This restaurant would not usually appeal to us as more in line we think to fast food but on our first night we just wanted to get something to eat & this place was very busy & buzzy. Certainly was an experience and the place is like walking into a US diner. Staff friendly and helpful, food good value &... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

food and service very good usually very busy but wont wait too long for a table staff very friendly portions enormous could not finish mine young lady wrapped up in takeaway for me which my husband devoured.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Visited this restaurant twice in the week we were in Santa Ponsa,the portions are incredible,the food excellent,the fact that I rate this a close 2nd to the peerless "El Cibo" speaks volumes.My wife and I shared a "small" portion of Buffalo wings,large,nice & spicey and quite filling.I ordered the chicken burrito which was stuffed full of tender tasty chicken,wrapped in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kilmaurs, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Lovely as always , fajitas were very yummy took half home to appt as there was so much but too yummy to leave so enjoyed after the pub.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wakefield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Me and my wife was on our honeymoon in Majorca and we walked pass the restaurant and it was packed.So the last night we decidered to give the restaurant a go . We both ordered the Ribeye steaks .................. OMG it was the best steak i have ever eated . Please you are looking for Amazing Food,and Service this is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Fat Sam's also viewed

Santa Ponsa, Calvia
Santa Ponsa, Calvia
 
Santa Ponsa, Calvia
Santa Ponsa, Calvia
 

Been to Fat Sam's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fat Sam's

Address: Rey Jaime I, Santa Ponsa, Calvia, Majorca, Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Majorca  >  Calvia  >  Santa Ponsa
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fat Sam's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?