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7537 Hwy 70, Bartlett, TN 38133
+1 901-386-1900
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Bartlett, Tennessee
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88 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Fat Larry's is located just off the highway. A little shanty-like building that calls out to locals and tourists to come and dine and sit and visit and enjoy it all. Plain tables served by nice, friendly, eager to please wait staff that bring excellent BBQ, And all the trimmings. Perfectly prepared, fresh, tasty, tender, moist, and as flavorful as... More 

Thank mjlarivi
Pensacola, Florida
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The BBQ sauce was tasty and worked well on the pulled pork, however, the ribs were really dry and inedible. Coleslaw and beans were bland also.

Thank andrea d
Bartlett, Tennessee
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

One of the most tender and flavorful briskets anywhere. Combo plate is excellent and neat little home style restaurant. Wednesday night's steak special was a big surprise. Steak was extremely good. Real good place and you can drive to it easily in Bartlett. No need to go to East Memphis or downtown.

Thank Terry D
Atoka, Tennessee
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Since Fat Larry's is my favorite BBQ restaurant right now, I wanted my husband, grown kids, granddaughter and great granddaughter to celebrate my '70th' birthday there. There were eight people in the party. I had the Jumbo Pork sandwich and French fries & baked beans. Excellent of course! One person had some type 'Sampler Plate' with ribs, Pork meat &... More 

Thank BernieandKen
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

My family and I have been regulars at Fat Larry's for years. We have more than one testy meal with Mr. Larry at the helm. Tuesday, August 2nd, more than took the cake I will have to say. My sister's and I met to try to resolve a disturbing family situation and Larry acted as if we were trying to... More 

Thank TennesseeTraveler99
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

BBQ nachos are incredible. The secret is the white cheese queso instead of the yellow kind. The BBQ ribs and pulled pork are good also. For lunch there are daily lunch specials, which generally arrive quickly.

Thank Regina M
Atoka, Tennessee
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had been wanting to come to Fat Larry's for sometime and finally decided to go! Well they have probably got the best Barbeque sandwiches and Ribs in town. My husband and I used to be on a 'BBQ' cooking team here in Memphis and we also used to judge in the Memphis In May BBQ Cooking... More 

Thank BernieandKen
Bartlett, Tennessee
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

From the outside appearance this would not have been a restaurant that I would normally consider visiting. I’ve passed it by on numerous occasions. Fortunately, I’m delighted that I had decided to give it a try. The staff is friendly and welcoming. The food was freshly prepared and quite tasty. The restaurant had a lot of phone orders which kept... More 

Thank theroyalventure
Lakeland, TN
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167 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

I have to consider this place excellent since we go every Friday night for dinner. It's a small place with friendly waiters and waitress and fast service. The food is always good and the prices are affordable.

Memphis, Tennessee
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

A suggestion from a gentleman at the hardware store sent me to Fat Larry's...what a treat!! I love to "go where the locals eat" and find great "home cookin". I hit pay dirt! There are M-F lunch specials...meat and two veggies, with some offerings changing with the seasons. Also erase board specials. Dessert always gets my attention, so the Banana... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7537 Hwy 70, Bartlett, TN 38133
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Bartlett
  • Phone Number: +1 901-386-1900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?