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“Good fish and chips”
Review of Fat Cats

Fat Cats
Ranked #4 of 24 Restaurants in Avila Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican, American, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Scenic view, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
California
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Good fish and chips”
Reviewed November 9, 2011

The fish and chips were a little expensive, but the fish was perfectly cooked as were the squid and chips. I guess you get what you pay for, I will eat there again next time I have a craving for fish and chips

Visited November 2011
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English first
Westminster, California
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Avila 11”
Reviewed October 28, 2011

Very large portions of very good food!!! Good seafood and burgers.

Visited October 2011
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Thank John H
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Modesto, California
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“good breakfast”
Reviewed October 22, 2011

Their breakfast gives you alot of food for the money and was good.

Visited October 2011
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Los Angeles, California
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Good place to eat, always popular”
Reviewed September 13, 2011

We've had brunch at the Fat Cats Cafe many many times both at the Avila Beach location and at the downtown San Luis Obispo one and we always enjoy the hearty food. The service is informal and friendly, the manager is often on site going around the tables making sure his clients are enjoying the food. The portions are abundant and the prices reasonable. The menu offers a vast variety of choices (breakfast, sandwiches, salads). No wonder this place is so popular amongst locals and tourists!

The restaurant in Avila Beach (the original one) offers outside seating too, with a view over the Port San Luis bay. The one in San Luis Obispo (located on Santa Rosa Street, where Baja Fresh restaurant was) is the newer restaurant, offering the same menu, but in a convenient downtown location.

  • Visited September 2011
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Long Beach, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great late night eats...”
Reviewed September 12, 2011

Very informal good late night eats. Casual dining. When most restaurants are closed, you can count on Fat Cats to be open. This is especially rare for a small community and beats Denny's. Great friendly service. And okay, not the healthiest, but what do you expect from a place with the word FAT in it.

  • Visited November 2010
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Thank MMiddien
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