We are following all NYS regulations and open for indoor dining. Masks are required for those unvaccinated guests but Fat Bob's will not be requiring proof of vaccination. Our team values safety in our community and appreciates your cooperation to keep everyone safe.

Visit Us in Downtown Buffalo

Fat Bob's Smokehouse's has been slingin' Buffalo's Best BBQ since 1999. Recently remodeled in 2020, our dining room and full bar provide the comforts of a Buffalo bar combined with Southern hospitality. Seasonally, we boast one of Buffalo's best patios tucked behind the restaurant that can be reserved for private events. We are located in Buffalo's Allentown neighborhood, between Allen St and Virginia St. Street parking available or parking in lots across the street available after 5:00 on weekdays and anytime on weekends.


Not looking to eat in? Fat Bob's Smokehouse's award-winning barbecue is great for takeout! Order online for pick-up right here at our restaurant or local delivery using Appetit! We are located in Buffalo's Allentown between Allen St and Virginia St. Please arrive to our entrance at 41 Virginia Pl. Call on arrival + we'll even run your food out for a contact-less pickup.


Family Packs + Bulk BBQ by the pound now available for online ordering + curbside pickup. Perfect for a family dinner, small, last minute party* or just skip the mess and hassle of weeknight cooking! Click below and scroll down to get started. *Note: visit our catering page for pricing for larger events of 10+ people .

Our Location

Fat Bob's Smokehouse

41 Virginia Pl
Buffalo, NY 14202

(716) 887-2971


Tuesday - Thursday: 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Kitchen Closes at 9:00 PM
Friday: 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Kitchen Closes at 10:00 PM
Saturday: 2:00 pm - 2:00 am
Kitchen Closes at 10:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Kitchen Closes 9:00 PM
Monday: Closed