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Fat Buddies Ribs & Barbecue

) #14 of 80 Restaurants in Waynesville ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Barbecue
193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
+1 828-456-6368
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Barbecue
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193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

First time visiting this restaurant while on a little weekend getaway in Maggie Valley. It wasn't a far drive at all from the valley and we'll worth it. The food was great as was our waitress. My only complaint that we joked about (but were...More

Thank JoelCocker
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Good service, good food, and great sweet tea. What more can anyone ask for? Very kid friendly atmosphere.

Thank deegryphon1
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Friendly, family dining, very good food, very fast service, we'll be back for more ribs and the cole slaw, the cole slaw was some of the best my wife & I have ever had.

Thank Eagledriver76
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The food was great. But the service was anything but. Hate to see what our wait times would be if they were actually busy. Waiter was very friendly, just not capable of multi tasking. But would go back again for the food.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 March 2017

by far the best baby backs, that I,ve ever had, great sauce and very nice cut of baby backs,tender yet meaty.

Thank boobie41
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Looking for some Carolina BBQ after a ride on the Blue Ridge Parkway, we stopped in Waynesville and googled BBQ near me. This was one of the options and so glad we choose this one! Marissa was our server and she was such a sweetheart!...More

Thank racegrrl
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in Waynesville and Fat Budies for lunch. They have an excellent brisket sandwich. Quick professional service here. Centrally located right off the main drag. We will eat here again.

Thank hntrdn
Reviewed 11 March 2017

we were looking around for a place to eat and give it a try. great staff very friendly we ordered the pig out for 2 it was pretty good not the best i have had but worth a trip.

Thank Gregory G
Reviewed 8 March 2017

great servers and great food we go there to get rive up on a sat for dinnerfor race on sunday NASCAR fans

Thank Joy W
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great tasting barbecue, my friend had a steak that was delicious and I had ribs that were fantastic, wonderful service, the staff are friendly, wanting to come back again!!

Thank skystar99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Waynesville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-456-6368
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