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Fat Boy's BBQ

104 N 23rd St, Canyon, TX 79015-2504
+1 806-655-7363
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good54%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“hot links” (4 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
“beans” (7 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
104 N 23rd St, Canyon, TX 79015-2504
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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Anyone who knows what real bbq is knows this place is a joke, it's amazing how it's stayed in business, I guess hungry college kids will eat anything , summer sausage soaked in water is not BBQ, it IS DISGUSTING, dry shredded brisket that you...More

2  Thank Atownkid
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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

While staying in Canyon, we looked at the Fat Boy's BBQ facebook page and saw that they were open until 9 pm. We took a little longer to get ready and arrived at 8:02 pm to find the chairs on the tables and that the...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch after finding the place on trip advisor! The BBQ has an excellent taste and its definitely worth the stop! Small place and super friendly owner!

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Fat Boy's BBQ is a long standing restaurant, even though the original owners sold the restaurant a couple of years ago. Good food and service have continued.

Thank HappyTravelers96
Reviewed 15 March 2016

When you're the only skating rink in town, you ipso facto become the best skating rink in town. You also can become the worst. Fat Boy's is the only barbecue joint in town. Their product is typical for regional barbecue and is quite edible and...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Wonderful BBQ - great service, good menu and the cherry cobbler was excellent. I had the BBQ beef sandwich and can highly recommend it - didn't even need sauce!

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 6 March 2016

I think there is less than 10 tables in the place. All they have is great BBQ, solid side and polite, quick service.

Thank SPRYAN777
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Barbecue ribs are only available certain nights of the week but they are large and tender. The potato salad is tangy not sweet or bland, which I like! Great food, great service and friendly folks!

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Have not been in Fat Boys since new owner, WOW food was fantastic, i had two sandwiches and then had the cobbler, very friendly staff and great prices

Thank tim w
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Best Bar b Que in the panhandle, hands down. always have great food, the menu is short and sweet. Grab a whole dinner for the family for under $20.00

1  Thank Michelle C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 N 23rd St, Canyon, TX 79015-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Canyon
  • Phone Number: +1 806-655-7363
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