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Fat Jacks Barbecue

6207 Monona Dr, Monona, Madison, WI 53716-3934
+1 608-221-4220
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“ribs” (39 reviews)
“pork” (9 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
6207 Monona Dr, Monona, Madison, WI 53716-3934
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Visiting Madison and decided to try this place on a Tuesday evening. Fortunate for me! Tuesday night special was ribs and chicken, all you can eat. Both were cooked just right and the rub was excellent. The smoke flavor was perfect. i've eaten a lot...More

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 7 October 2017

need to be real hungry. Lots of great barbeque. Good for lunch or dinner. One of the best local places for bbq

Thank mseeliger
Reviewed 9 August 2017

After getting picked up at the Dutch Mill Road bus stop it made perfect sense to grab dinner from this restaurant on Monona Drive. They're not usually open midday when we pass through Monona. What a treat. Got BBQ chicken and pork and onion rings...More

Thank yosconnie
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome experience here. Loved the wait staff, loved the food. What the salad bar lacked in vegetables it made up in dressings. Try the Apple Cider Vinaigrette. I had the pork dinner and thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Bobbi B
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Good food and plenty of it for $13.00/person.... All three of us had the All-you-can-eat barbeque chicken and rib platter. There was more than enough to eat. I personally thought the chicken was a little dry, but thoroughly enjoyed 2 helpings of ribs... so did...More

Thank treborl2016
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We asked if we could split a dinner and were told "Sure". We're not told abt the $4 charge for sharing. It's OK but we should have been made aware.

1  Thank Zhgma
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I have been going to Fat Jack's since I was a toddler! Very friendly staff & owners who always treat guests with respect. Their food is my benchmark of BBQ. No, they do not have the overbearing sauce which many associate with BBQ, they smoke...More

1  Thank Lax1942
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Stop in on a Tuesday, excited by the all you can eat chicken and rib combo for 13.95 (like I could eat more than one plate fill but still), food came out fast, Maybe too fast....two sauces on the table and waitress said they had...More

1  Thank Sportcourtguy
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner with a coworker and had the all you can eat chicken and ribs. Great smoke flavor throughout! Also had the key lime pie. That was good too!

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Nice cozy homey atmosphere. Family run restaurant with savory tender ribs, red beans and rice and yummy garlic bread! They offer a variety of other things on the menu like burgers, chicken and a salad bar. If you're looking for good barbecue, I would recommend...More

Thank 11rightinthemiddle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$17
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6207 Monona Dr, Monona, Madison, WI 53716-3934
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison  >  Monona
  • Phone Number: +1 608-221-4220
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