The Fat Cow

70 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, Tauranga, New Zealand, 3116
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Dinner (Monday to Sunday)
4:30 - late

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Alfresco Dining
  • Baby Chairs
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About The Fat Cow

We are Smokehouse with inspiration from the north to the south of the American continent; all our dishes are prepared with love and designed for sharing with your fiends and family. We use high quality products for your delight, We invite you to enjoy the surprises that The Fat Cow prepare for you day after day, since our menu not be fixed and will change constantly.

Cuisine: BBQ & Grill
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 08 May 2021

Delicious meal. We had the slowed cooked lamb special, it was the best decision! We will definitely be back next time we are there.

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Visited On Saturday, 08 May 2021

What a lovely place to go for dinner . Great food and drinks . And waitress very lovely

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Visited On Thursday, 06 May 2021

great food and service

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Visited On Sunday, 25 April 2021

My partner and I Went to the fat cow for dinner anticipating a BBQ experience but were really disappointed. The pork crackle starter was dry and and guacamole was over powered by lemon. My partners scotch filet steak for the main was over cooked and chewy. I ordered the brisket expecting a decent bit of beef but was delivered 4 thin slices of brisket from a deli slicer. Taste was ok but poorly executed and very disappointed especially for the price charged. When we told the wait staff while paying they just brushed us off. Would not recommend

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Amazing service. I didn't catch her babe but the employee who served us was fantastic. Also, the food was unbelievably good. Already telling everyone we know they have to come try it

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Visited On Saturday, 01 May 2021

Great meal again at The Fat Cow. My only negative comment would be for the kids meals. My son had the chicken and whilst the chicken is YUM, he only got 2 small pieces which we all felt was a really small portion. He is 10 and could have easily have eaten twice this amount. My other two children had the burgers which were also good and conversely, they were pleased they were a proper size and not ‘mini’ as described on the menu!!!!

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Visited On Friday, 30 April 2021

Sharing platter was great but we were sat near the bathrooms and there was a horrible smell of urinal cakes coming from the bathrooms every time someone when in. Was quite off putting when eating food.

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Visited On Monday, 26 April 2021

We had an awesome experience at Fat Cow. The food was top quality. We were a party of five and everyone ordered something different, and the same comment was raised "that was a great meal" and "we will definitely come back" and " I will recommend this to our friends" So guys, see you again soon!

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Visited On Friday, 23 April 2021

Shared Platter, Yummmmmy

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Visited On Sunday, 18 April 2021

Lovely experience, fantastic food, wine, service and atmosphere.

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Visited On Saturday, 17 April 2021

Lovely meal food loved by whole family

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Visited On Friday, 09 April 2021

Great steak

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Visited On Saturday, 03 April 2021

We have had the shared meat platter several times now and it has always been superb. Keep up the great work!

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Visited On Saturday, 03 April 2021

Fantastic food, great service - would highly recommend

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Visited On Saturday, 03 April 2021

Delicious food, great service, every time!

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Visited On Friday, 02 April 2021

Atmosphere was really nice, staff were friendly but the meal was disappointing. For a restaurant which specialises in meat dishes I expected pork belly to be rendered well but it wasn’t , the meat was over cooked and the fat was thick and tough so that was disappointing- a prior experience at this restaurant was fantastic but this time it was average.

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Visited On Saturday, 27 March 2021

A great night - all of my group (of 18) really enjoyed themselves. Many thanks!

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Visited On Saturday, 20 March 2021

Good service and atmosphere

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Visited On Saturday, 20 March 2021

Great food, great atmosphere. Best smoke house in NZ

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Visited On Sunday, 14 March 2021

Absolutely stunning food. We had the sharing platter and it was so much but everything tasted fantastic! My partner said it was the best meal he’s EVER had. Will be coming here often now we’ve moved up this way 😊

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Visited On Sunday, 14 March 2021

Great meal

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Visited On Saturday, 20 February 2021

Excellent food, so good we went two nights in a row. Will definitely be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 20 February 2021

Attentive and lovely staff, delicious food options even veggie options which was a thumbs up! Gorgeous setting. Loved it!

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Visited On Friday, 19 February 2021

Amazing food and wine, lovely friendly service but the restaurant is quite noisy, could do with some acoustic work. Thank you

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Visited On Wednesday, 10 February 2021

Good food, decent portion sizes, and a range to choose from. Would go back!

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