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“Great food great value” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fatso's Pizza

Fatso's Pizza
3131 E Thunderbird Rd Ste 55, Phoenix, AZ 85032-5642 (Paradise Valley)
6029921122
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Ranked #187 of 2,572 Restaurants in Phoenix
Price range: $1 - $10
Cuisines: Pizza, Bar, Chicken Wings, Sandwiches
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Dining options: Delivery
Neighborhood: Paradise Valley
Description: As a family-owned restaurant, Fatso's Pizza is all about fresh ingredients, homemade sausage, and real imported Wisconsin cheese. We offer a thin and crispy crust (not cracker thin though) in white or whole wheat or a deep dish pan crust. Our sauce is made with a special blend of spices. Lots of great combinations or build your own pizza. Our wings are big and meaty with a spicy buffalo sauce or honey hot sauce to choose from. Our homemade ranch dressing is the best there is. Our oven baked sandwiches are delicious, too. We also offer huge calzones, fresh salads and munchies. We have 19 beers on tap, bomber bottles, house wine and a limited selection of liquor. We offer carry-out as well as delivery in a limited area. Live music Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from 6:30-9:30pm. We carry the NFL package and have 17 TV's. Fatso's Pizza is your neighborhood bar and pizza joint.
Kansas City
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Great food great value”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

We like thin crust pizza and this place has great crust and great sauce. The Italian sausage was excellent as well. The draft beer is cold. Excellent choice for lunch or dinner. Atmosphere is the only weak spot. All in all great place.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Phoenix, AZ
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117 reviews 117 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 56 cities Reviews in 56 cities
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
“Our favorite neighborhood hang - out”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Fatso's is a great little family owned pizza and sub restaurant in a small shopping center. At first glance, one wouldn't see anything stand out. Come on in, and it's a neighborhood "Cheers." Joe and Bob along with wives Katie and Betsy knock out some seriously good food and are always so welcoming and friendly. Besides great pizza (Big Johnson and BBQ Fat chick among our favorites) and a super baked cookie with ice cream dessert, they have lots of local beers available along with wine and a full service bar. Music on the weekends packs the house as does any big game on the tube (there are multiple TV's for patrons viewing pleasure.)

If you find yourself in the neighborhood of 32nd street & Thunderbird, stop on in ... you'll be glad you did. (Btw, they also deliver in the area.)

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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suburban Chicago
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7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Good pizza, good service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Followed tripadvisor recommendation to Fatso's. I love pizza and Fatso's pizza was excellent- whole wheat thin crust was a nice option. Large Ceasar salad was perfect for four. Located in a strip mall, Fatso's had a warm, neighborhood atmosphere. Service was friendly. Will be back the next time I'm in Phoenix, Just wish there was Fatso's in my home town!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Bentonville, Arkansas
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11 restaurant reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Great place!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013 via mobile

Came to try the Redeye brewed in Flagstaff, but the whole family loved the pizza and friendly service, too. We'll definitely go again if in Phoenix!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Laveen, Arizona, United States
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“Simply the best..”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

I miss my Fatso's. (Had to move away) They treat you like family. They ARE a family. I used to joke that Jack (Poppa Fatso) would go out and find you a parking spot if he had to! Everybody from the staff to the patrons remember you when you walk in. A real warm feeling. If you like garlic, get a Great White. If you like showcase local music, check out open mic night (Thurs?) and the weekends. They have always promoted great local talent. Hey, they hired me yearrrrs ago. I miss it! Steve Plichta

  • Visited January 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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