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Fat Buddies Ribs & Barbecue

193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
+1 828-456-6368
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baby back ribs” (21 reviews)
“pulled pork” (28 reviews)
“baked beans” (22 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
American, Barbecue
££ - £££
193 Waynesville Plz, Waynesville, NC 28786-2993
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our party of four was a mix of family and friends. We were tired and hungry and we can always count on Fat Buddies for good food. BBQ platter was just $12.59 but the veggies were all $2.50-$3 so my meal topped out at nearly...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place always has good food at reasonable prices. The service is fast & friendly, the restaurant is clean and there is plenty of parking. Highly recommend

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well if you leave here hungry something’s wrong with you. I have never saw so much bacon and cheese on the cheese fries. I had the beef brisket sandwich which was tender and juicy. Hot sauce great. Our server Teia was exceptional!!! Very nice and...More

Thank Anita M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Our waitress, Dare, was excellent and attentive to our needs. The pulled pork and the fries were awesome!

Thank Jake D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I dined with another couple, we had a good experance. But ther was a couple of issues. My wife got ribs and shrimp, the ribs were great....but the shrimp was over cooked. I ordered a 12oz rib eye, it had great flavor,...More

Thank behrmetal
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have eaten at this restaurant three times over the last year. They have some of the best baby back ribs and smoked turkey that I have ever eaten. The wait staff is very nice and attentive. Their prices are extremely reasonable.

Thank rcbmjb
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

great sandwiches, chicken,rib plates and delicious desserts Fast service with friendly servers I always order the barbecue chicken with Cole slaw. My husband orders the pulled pork plate with baked beans and French fries. Of course that always comes with,garlic toast..yum yum We have been...More

Thank Connie P
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We had dinner here mainly to compare it to the other BBQ place we visited which was the Haywood Smokehouse. The food here is excellent, perhaps a notch below that at Haywood. However, the prices here are almost hard to believe. While the food at...More

Thank Joel M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Really good BBQ, great service and reasonable prices. If you are in Waynesville and have a hankering for good BBQ - Go Here!

Thank CandDAuchey
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I came here last night for dinner and this place IS one of thee BEST BBQ restaurants you will find anywhere!!! My wife had pulled pork and I opted for shrimp and a 1/2 rack of baby back ribs. Our server, Jessica,...More

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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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
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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