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Better Than Fred's

9903 101 St, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 2P6, Canada
+1 780-532-4450
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Pub Food Smoked and Ready!

Enjoyed the house specialty, smoked pulled pork recently...wonderful flavour and lots of it... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Lane S
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Grande Prairie
Bucket O Ribs !!!!!! Deep Fried Pickles !!!

I have never eaten in or been for drinks but this place has awesome ribs !!! I was told about it... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Tim O
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Better Than Fred's menu features real-pit, low & slow smoked BBQ, for dine-in, take away or catered events, PLUS: LIVE BANDS MOST NIGHTS, BIG SCREEN PPV SPORTS EVENTS, Grande Prairie's largest BILLIARDS area, a Private Backroom, plus Wing Wednesdays & more! "Winner of Best Bar None 2016 Award for "Best Bar in Grande Prairie"
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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9903 101 St, Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 2P6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Enjoyed the house specialty, smoked pulled pork recently...wonderful flavour and lots of it! Smashed potatoes and Ceasar salad all at a decent price! The wing appy was also super good! Spirits and choices in beer...what more could one ask for?

Thank Lane S
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I have never eaten in or been for drinks but this place has awesome ribs !!! I was told about it from a friend at work. I ordered the "Bucket O' Ribs" for $65 and the deep fried pickles, 8 spears for $12 bucks for...More

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 6 September 2017

John & his staff are excellent..manager Carl is awesome..serving staff are super friendly especially Kendra who give 100 % to make sure her customers are satisfied

Thank Tammy P
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Decided to try Better Than Fred's with an old friend who was in town. The place is a mix between pool hall and pub. I was pleased with the service we received and the food was good as well. I was wishing their beer list...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Picked up an assorted platter to take home Friday night. It sounded really good on the menu and probably would have tasted better if we had been drinking beer for a few hours. It really is food to be eaten at the pub. The best...More

Thank MIB6163
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I have been here a few times, everything I have eaten here has been delicious! Most recently, I tried the Brisket platter - the brisket was amazing, and the garlic mashed potatoes and grave, and fresh veggies were to die for!! Service here has always...More

Thank 76fpr
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Best atmosphere in Grande Prairie,excellent staff,John the owner is fantastic,the ONLY place for live entertainment in GP,and their smoked meat menu is above excellent

Thank siejen
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I choose Better Than Fred's when asked where I wanted to go. I'd never been and was looking to try out a new place. The food is really good, they specialize in smoked and barbecued meats, but you have to have a fondness for smoke...More

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Fred's is becoming run down. The tables and chairs are wobbly, upholstery stained and worn out and the bathrooms are, well, in need of a deep cleaning! The food is very good, with good portion sizes and an extensive menu. The BBQ is highly recommended....More

Thank J S
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Any food you get at Fred's great food. Maybe if you like sweet try the deep fried mars bar..you wont be disappointed.

Thank leonab405
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