We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Fatty Lumpkins' Sandwich Shack

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
971 Washington Ave, Muskegon, MI 49441-1857
+1 231-760-4382
11:00 - 15:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

108 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 108: English reviews
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Is it bad that the employees recognize me and know my name now? I love love love the apple pecan chicken salad! Actually, I love the whole menu! Always fast and friendly service and never have I had a bad meal at Fatty's. You gotta get there!

Thank Core451
Trenton, Michigan
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of four "leaf peepers" from the east side of the state took a chance after reading other reviews. Oh so glad we did. Each of us tried a different sandwich, and we loved them all. We also had a really yummy tortellini pasta salad. Fast friendly service in a very cute setting. We will be back!!!

Thank Wompusmom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Always a great choice for lunch. The Caprese salad and white chicken chili (I ask for a dollop of pesto) are my favorites! I have never been disappointed at Fatty Lumpkins. Seating is limited.

Thank 2weims
Corydon, Indiana
Level Contributor
94 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

I could easily tell that this was a local's secret and favorite in town! Many business people were popping in on their lunch breaks and grabbing a quick bite! Several people left with a bulging sandwich sack and glass bottle of coke. We decided to eat in. While the dining room is quaint, we received prompt service and they were... More 

Thank greygirl1997
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The food was great, I was just passing through and found it using Trip Advisor. Boar's Head meats, what else needs to be said?

Thank Woggman
Jackson, Michigan
Level Contributor
40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Came here for lunch after visiting the USS Silversides. Chicken sandwich and greek salad were great, very fresh and tasty. As others have said its off the beaten path, but is worth the drive for the food. The staff were very friendly and even brought our food outside. Recommended.

Thank G-Kaplan59
Muskegon, Michigan
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Fatty lumpkins has fantastic food! Very unique combinations of ingredients on the sandwiches to give you a new taste on old favorites! Has great salads and sides too! The staff is very friendly and helpful! Service is qiuck. Would recommend this place to everyone!

Thank Susan C
Muskegon, Michigan
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I work locally in Muskegon and frequently order sandwiches from Fatty Lumpkins for client meetings. My clients are always happy with the choice. My favorite sandwich is the "Wham Bam Thank you Ham", especially in the fall when the apples are super crisp.

Thank Chanda N
Muskegon, Michigan
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Wonderful place with great food and great people! They have something for everyone, even picky kids.

Thank Wendy A
Level Contributor
12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

If you want a great sandwich, soup, I encourage you to try this little restaurant... They use Bores Head lunch meat which is one of the best... No preservatives!! Just a fun place for good food and happy employees..

Thank Still29peg

Travellers who viewed Fatty Lumpkins' Sandwich Shack also viewed

Muskegon, Muskegon County
Muskegon, Muskegon County

Been to Fatty Lumpkins' Sandwich Shack? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Delicatessen, Soups
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 971 Washington Ave, Muskegon, MI 49441-1857
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Muskegon County  >  Muskegon
  • Phone Number: +1 231-760-4382

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Fatty Lumpkins' Sandwich Shack and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Fatty Lumpkins' Sandwich Shack staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?