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The Fat Cat

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
+1 617-471-4363
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So we were told as we entered that we would not be seated until the WHOLE of our party arrived, even though our table was empty and our 2 other friends were late only because they were having trouble finding a nearby parking space. And...More

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place just down the street 0.2 mi) from the Adams National Park Visitor Center. The food was delicious and portions are generous. My family tried both a salad and a pasta dish. Would recommend!

Thank dahazen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

just visited today. I ordered the steak and cheese sub with garlic parmesan fries. We had the calamari for apps and my bf had lobster mac and cheese. Only thing food came out fast in between but the portions awesome and food was fantastic and...More

Thank Nichole37
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Not sure why this restaurant is consistently recommended by people. The food is very average and not worth spending the money. Service is also mediocre. Would not recommend.

Thank SoloTraveler20
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Fat Baby is a favorite and a welcome addition to the 'family' of restaurants in Southie. Great apps, great drinks and friendly staff add up to a great restaurant!

Thank rickbaker2000
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Called ahead since we had a party of 6 including a disabled 6 year old. Was told there was no wait and if we got there in 15-20 minutes it might be a 15 minute wait. Arrived and jumped out while my husband parked. Gave...More

1  Thank Amy S
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I had the lobster mac & cheese. It was deliciouus and not expensive. They have different interesting named cocktails (but I always go for wine ehhe), and the food is good flavored. At times you may have to wait to be seated but I never...More

Thank Stefanie B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Okay food but fun setting and great pints. Often it getsVERY crowded and there can be long waits for a table. It also is pretty loud

Thank outdooradventuresnow
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Not worth it... table sticky, floor was filthy. Food mediocre. Service was so so. I had fish and chips, my son had Mac and Cheese.

Thank Jenn R
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This was my first time there and I was disappointed at the limited menu. I got the rib eye, my husband ordered the duck and our friend ordered the lobster roll. My steak was kind of dry with no seasoning on it making it bland....More

Thank Joanie C
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Tanya G
17 March 2016|
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Response from Keith O | Reviewed this property |
They don't have their own parking, but the lot that's across the street is only $1.50 for 2 hrs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA 02169-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-471-4363
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