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Fat Boys Sports Pub

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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Avenue de Cortenbergh 36, Brussels 1040, Belgium
+32 2 511 32 66
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Try to avoid this bar! Waiters are rude, service is slow and prices are very expensive! There is much better to find...

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Thank Neylaetloic
Prague, Czech Republic
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192 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Original was your classic sports bar old school, meaning old dive bar converted to showing sports and having a second life. Lots of wood and lots of area. Closed in mid-2016, the second Fat Boys is still open though not run or owned by the original creator. The second one was always smaller and more compact, located inside a steel,... More 

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Thank zHojo
Brussels, Belgium
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The burgers are quite good in Fat Boys! It is a sports Tex-Mex restaurant. Usually the service is good and professional and staff nice. Going back to the menu, all is good when applied to the tex-mex menu. Some itens are too expensive in my opinion. Love the chili and cheddar-jalapeños burger. I recommend Fat Boys.

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Thank AlexKrausz
Sydney
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I came here excited because of the reviews and because I love sport. I arrived and the place was empty at like 8.30 at night. They'd just reopened after going on holiday. The place itself is great. Plenty of TVs and screens. Plenty to watch. For that it was awesome. But TBH I don't get the hype. The food prices... More 

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Thank mickyt1985
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Nice staff and good burger at fat boys near schuman! The prices were ok, for two burgers and two beers( one big and one small) we payed 37, 70 euros. The place was clean and they had many TVs where you can watch different sports :)

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Thank Andreea Crina M
Woking, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Watched there Belgium- Italy, the bar was overcrowded though service was more than ok. Delicious burgers, numerous tv sets, everything more than ok!

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Thank bill k
Derby, United Kingdom
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736 reviews
409 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Nothing wrong with this place really - but then there's also nothing to recommend it either. A norrnal sports bar, serving normal sports bar type food, served by nice enough staff.

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Thank OlderGuy1956
Seville, Spain
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210 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

After many years of quenching meeting induced thirst and comprehensive tv football coverage the fat boys has closed.

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Thank mabinho
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

I was staying nearby and this bar was ideal to both start and end the night. Lots of screens, mainly showing US sports. Staff were friendly. Good range of beers, as you would expect for a popular bar in Brussels.

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Thank Simon W
Brussels, Belgium
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Guys, you fancy a pint with some mates, watching a game? Don't miss their burgers. The meat is just simply "wow", and they have a nice selection of it :)

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Thank HenrikSilberstein

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue de Cortenbergh 36, Brussels 1040, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Brussels
  • Phone Number: +32 2 511 32 66

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