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All reviews baked beans brisket mac and cheese burnt ends st louis ribs deviled eggs duck bread by the pound great bbq indoor outdoor seating behind the counter saturday night great happy hour side dishes on tap meats
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

Great food, friendly service, excellent beer on tap. Casual indoor/outdoor seating. The brisket was particularly good.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Simon C
Reviewed April 4, 2019

We went to Fette Sau on Saturday night. It is in a cool neighborhood. There was a line to get in because its so popular. Right away you notice the cool exposed brick walls outside the restaurant lined with picnic tables and a heat lamp...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank AliceMcCOz
Reviewed March 25, 2019

Had dinner on a Saturday night about 5:30....any later and we may have had to wait for a seat! You order your meal at the register and then carry the tray to a table. Get your own water and silverware. I recommend eating family style...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Angie T
Reviewed January 19, 2019

I am from Texas and I know my BBQ. Fette Sau has the best BBQ brisket in Philadelphia and perhaps in the entire Northeast corridor. The reason they did not get 5 stars from me is b/c their sides are a little lame, except for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank William L
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Ordered their smoked and brine turkey for Thanksgiving and thought we would do a dry run and check out their food. Found it no problem and love the cool vibe and great atmosphere. Staff behind the counter were very helpful and friendly as it was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

A bit overpriced, across the board. The famous key lime pie is smaller than your palm and $4 per portion. Other than the happy hour options, nothing else is worth the money. I tried the key lime pie and gagged. It wreaked of smoked fat...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Absinthe H
Reviewed November 20, 2018

We really enjoyed Fette Sau and the restaurant was pretty different from any other we'd been to. You stand in line to order and then they seat you with your tray of meat and side options that you've chosen. So it's a sit down, nice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank danibrig
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We had such a good time there. The food is delicious and tasty. The place is comfortable and kid friendly. The whisky and bourbon menu is incredible! Would definitely go back there.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank IrishAurel
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Our group got the brisket and pork ribs, mac n cheese and potato salad. The ribs had a nice char on them but could have been a little bit more tender. The brisket was surprisingly good to be in Philly. It was tender and juicy...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank DawgExplorer
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend picked up several menu items for takeout this past Sunday. We ordered brisket, pulled pork, ribs, burnt ends baked beans, Mac and cheese, mashed sweet potatoes, 2 pieces of corn bread and two potato rolls. He also got a little container of all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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