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Fat BBQ Shack

7440 N 30th St, Omaha, NE 68112-2722
+1 402-639-7275
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (9 reviews)
“burnt ends” (3 reviews)
“baked beans” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
7440 N 30th St, Omaha, NE 68112-2722
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fat Shack catered for my wedding reception in July. I had eaten at the restaurant before and loved their food. It was hard to find any information about their catering online, but once I called and spoke with the owner, Carey, everything went smoothly. We...More

Thank Alexa B
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We are from Nashville and enjoy great barbecue there. But our meals at Fat BBQ Shack were OUTSTANDING! Definitely recommend the Shack Attack with a baked potato. Ribs and brisket were also delicious. Had Mac n cheese and baked beans sides - both were excellent....More

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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was very good, but a bit pricey for the amount you get. That is BBQ restaurants in general though.

Thank matt d
Reviewed June 15, 2018

A good BBQ joint near Eppley Field. The food was good but not outstanding. Good eats, portions could be a little bigger.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Coolest BBQ Joint I've ever been to. Atmosphere, Food and staff is all outstanding. The Texas Brisket was the best brisket i ever had hands down, tender, moist and smokey. The Ribs are so tender you can almost shake the meat off the bone. They...More

Thank Staci J
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Everything this small business does is amazing, I always call ahead & pick up my order. 80% of the time the estimated time to pick my food up is spot on. Due to the large number of hungry patrons coming here after work sometimes the...More

Thank Megan R
Reviewed February 21, 2018

This was my first experience with Fat BBQ Shack and any time I am in town, it definitely won't be my last. I ordered a rack of ribs, 3 lbs of pulled brisket, beans, potato salad and cole slaw. It was absolutely awesome. It came...More

Thank dadteu
Reviewed December 6, 2017

I've eaten BBQ at some of the best in the world, but none is any better and most not as good as the FAT BBQ SHACK. The brisket is the best I've ever had. Everything is homemade from the sauce to the sides. Don't pass...More

Thank Staci J
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

All I have to say about this place is that there isn't a bad choice on the menu!!! Every time I go there, the brisket is tender and amazing. The chicken is always on point (as the kids say these days) and the turkey melts...More

Thank Tony L
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

I read on here twice and both were excellent. As stated another reviews their brisket is superb as is their turkey sausage. You can't go wrong here with anything you order. They cater events too!

Thank JoRoOmaha
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7440 N 30th St, Omaha, NE 68112-2722
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: +1 402-639-7275
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