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Fat Willy's

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109 E Mulberry St, Chatham, IL 62629-1357
217-483-6969
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is good, it's typical bar restaurant food, burgers, fries, fried foods, sandwiches, etc. prices good. Service is very good.

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Thank jprscrprs
Chatham, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outside doesn't tell the story you have to go in and try the food. Great horseshoes, fried chicken and more. They have a lunch special every day. Friendly service, small town atmosphere.

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Thank Weeksey75
Chatham, Illinois
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

I have never had a bad dish here. Last week we had their "shrimp boil" and can't wait to have it again! The menu has something for everyone and the prices are good

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1 Thank Linda M
Chatham, Illinois
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

I enjoy going for a relaxing meal after ball games. I have tried quite a few items on the menu and enjoy most of them. The nightly specials are great too.

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Thank Justin W
Springfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Unless you know Fat Willy's, you are likely to drive by. Great pizza and horseshoes (open faced sandwich with meat, fries and cheese sauce- a Springfield, IL original.

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Thank Daniel O
Springfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Great place to drop in for a good meal at a good price. Portions are never skimpy and food is always good. Eat hear often for a casual meal.

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Thank Daws62704
Chatham, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Service, quality & value all riled into one. Locally owned, operated & friendly rolled into one. Older building lacking esthetics, but easy to overlook.

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Thank Kevin E
Plano
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Thanks to the staff at Fat Willy's for excellent service and good food during our visit. We never would have found you without the reviews on Tripadvisor, but we're sure glad we stopped in. The walleye was done very well and the loaded potato soup was excellent.

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1 Thank Diane Z
Springfield, Illinois, Usa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Once a month I go on Thursday for 1/2 price pizza. All the pizzas and topping are 1/2 price. The pizzas are thin crust and good with cold beer on tap or bottles. On Wednesday it's all you can eat Walleye (a very good value). They feature a full bar and prices for food and libation are modest.

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2 Thank Jim R
Springfield Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great small town bar with lots of room. It is actually in three buildings in what used to be downtown. Now most restaurants and businesses are in other locations. The staff is friendly and the cooks do a great job. In fact if you sit in the bar area you can watch them in action. The boss is usually there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 E Mulberry St, Chatham, IL 62629-1357
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: 217-483-6969

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?