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Phat Cats Bistro

65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
+1 978-388-2777
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish chowder” (8 reviews)
“hummus” (3 reviews)
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All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our adult children and spouses here on Saturday as a belated Christmas present. We had reserved the round table near the front and found it perfect to have conversation. We shared two appetizers and along with beer and wine had six wonderful meals....More

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As always the owners remember names and say Hello. Great time had by all with great food and drinks!

Thank monty551
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We love the service and the organic, yummy options! The dessert of six tiny specialty sorbets and ice creams is great to share!

Thank jendai2015
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is "Cheers" on steroids: great neighborhood watering hole with amazing dishes and fabulous specials. Friendly service, homey atmosphere, vibrant bar and terrific wine list. Get there early and often!

Thank Sensei-01913
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Been a regular here every summer for 3 years now. (We live in florida). Love the Lazy Lobster - tempted to try other things but its just so good! Hubby most often has the Cajun Seafood Stew which he loves! They source most ingredients locally....More

Thank Pam K
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This place is simply amazing. Quaint establishment with awesome staff. I went on a Thursday night for $1 oysters! Delicious! The fish chowder is tasty and the lobster gnocchi was my favorite. One of the best dishes I have ever had! You will not be...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

On the beers list we were shown there were no prices. The moment we asked about the prices of 2 beers we were interested in, our server understood we are not going to order wines or other expensive drinks - the most profitable items restaurants...More

2  Thank AllKnowMother
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The meal was excellent, would have liked to go there again but the noise was so loud each of us had to scream at the person next to you to be heard. Was impossible to talk. Brick walls, tin ceiling, no curtains or carpet. Very...More

2  Thank Connie H
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is a quaint friendly local establishment. We ordered cocktails which were perfectly executed. I had the halibut fish special which was cooked to perfection. The service and food was one of a high end restaurant in a major city, not a quaint establishment in...More

Thank Marca P
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Phat Cats has been serving the greater Amesbury neighborhood for quite some time now. And it is always a delight to come back and enjoy the unique menu with such varying tastes. But this time it was the Saturday Night Specials that were of extraordinary...More

Thank yenneks
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17 September 2016|
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Response from scooter03087 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Don't know either. Call them. Great place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Market St, Apt A, Amesbury, MA 01913-1718
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Amesbury
  • Phone Number: +1 978-388-2777
A unique brick building w/tin ceilings set within a neighborhood. Formerly an appliance store, there is a cut out in the wood floors where the lift use to be to bring items up from or down to the basement.
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