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118 Hilltop Way, Near Walmart, Forest City, NC 28043-9600
+1 828-286-8996
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“peach cobbler” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
118 Hilltop Way, Near Walmart, Forest City, NC 28043-9600
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the food here. The BBQ was very flavorful. The portions were large and the menu offered lots of variety.

Thank mcroft116
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, good service, friendly staff. Was very busy the nights we were there. Was actually sold out of one entree.

Thank atadean
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I made a quick trip to Fatz Cafe in forest city today while doing something in town.As soon as I walked in the door it was a great experience. Nice friendly faces. Smiles from ear to ear. Got a tables quickly and didn't have to...More

Thank Sarah_boo1983
Reviewed 3 July 2017

went in on sun had a elderly friend with us took her a little time to get to table hostess sorta put menus down walked off waitress came and took orders we had to ask for the rolls they bring two of us ordered chicken...More

Thank michaeljwilson2327
Reviewed 7 June 2017

In town for a basketball tournament. 4 hours until the next game we decided to eat. We were seated within 10 minutes. 10 mins later and we were able to order drinks and told that fresh bread would be coming. Two couples came in after...More

Thank 4Cocoa
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here at least 20 times and the food has always been ok but nothing to brag about.The new menu seems pretty good though and one of the new sides is broccoli slaw.It is very tasty and I don't care for broccoli.Overall the food...More

1  Thank HardJax
Reviewed 30 April 2017

food is overall good and value is not bad but service sometimes leaves something to be desired. It seems to function very good during the day and lunch but not as good at night for dinner.

Thank stiofion1
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We idid a take out order last week and the chicken and ribs were good but the fries were soggy and the hamburger was too charbroiled for our taste. The menu had a wide assortment and i would eat in next time

Thank DrGadget
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Been to this establishment many times. Always top quality service and food. Have not had anything that I did not like.

Thank David W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The food was some of the best that I have ever had and the service was second to none! Lori Conner went above and beyond to see to our every need and the whole staff went out of their way to make our visit the...More

Thank Greg B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Hilltop Way, Near Walmart, Forest City, NC 28043-9600
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Forest City
  • Phone Number: +1 828-286-8996
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At FATZ, we serve your favorite American fare with a delicious twist. From steaks to seafood, treat your taste buds to the flavors of FATZ.FATZ is committed to the highest standards of fresh quality food preparation with the finest of ingredients.
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