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“outstanding”
Review of Fat Sam's

Fat Sam's
Ranked #5 of 167 Restaurants in Santa Ponsa
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“outstanding”
Reviewed October 20, 2013

The food in this restaurant is out of this world, we ordered a stack of onion rings and buffalo wings to start, and a burger and chips for main, the waitress warned us it was a lot of food, but we ordered it anyway, it was amazing and she was right, the only thing we left were the chips but only because we couldn't fit them in , the chips were lovely.

Visited October 2013
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Excellent meals portions are huge”
Reviewed October 18, 2013 via mobile

Ate here twice during our week in Santa Ponsa I'd read the great reviews before I left home and it was on our list of places to try. On our first visit we didn't know the portions would be so huge and they kindly gave us a doggy bag to take back to our apartments. The kids enjoyed their meals too and got a main meal, a dessert and a drink for 7 euros each. On our second visit mindful of the portion size we only ordered starters and there was plenty of food so glad we chose this option. The staff were mostly British & Irish and friendly and efficient. It's a busy place and most tables were full which is always a good sign.

Visited October 2013
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Dublin, Ireland
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“a little expensive”
Reviewed October 18, 2013

food is excellent and its always packed but hey splash out your on holidays? its good to go early evening as there was a queue the night we went and had to wait about a half an hour before being seated but it was worth it xxxx

Visited July 2013
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Yummy yummy indeed!”
Reviewed October 18, 2013

If you are ever in Santa Ponsa be sure to pay Sam a visit. It is an all Americano experience with portion sizes to match. Our group had the Brisket burger, the chicken platter and the chicken nuggets, each one filling and delicious with not a freezer food ingredient to be seen - only fresh and hot food here. It is more expensive than most in Santa Ponsa (dishes 12 - 15 euros) but you get the quality you pay for. My portion was so big I even had to take some of the chicken away with me.
Don't be surprised to see a queue or have to wait longer than usual for your food but the wait will be worth it.
Thanks Sam!

  • Visited October 2013
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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fab Steak !”
Reviewed October 14, 2013

Best Steak ever had, good value for money, good service. Lots of tables, would suggest booking in busy season

Visited October 2013
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