Judging by appearance only, one could conclude that Fat Tuesdays is just another neighborhood bar. Well, it is that. Lighted beer signs hang on the walls, a long bar occupies much of the space in the main room, a pool table and other games are housed in the back room. But there is also a whole lot more to discover – the food! Proof of that can be found on the wall, where quite a few awards hang. They earned Best Cajun (Best Fest) multiple years, Best Entrée and Snack (Taste of Dubuque), and Best Mac n’ Cheese at competitions.

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Residing in Dubuque, Sandra and Jim Evans have been married for 30 years and have raised two daughters. Currently, Sandra enjoys retirement, having taught upper-level high school English courses for 21 years in Southwest Wisconsin. As a “foodie,” she enjoys spending time in her kitchen cooking and loves to grow a variety of fruits, vegetables, and herbs in her backyard. Jim teaches marketing courses at Dubuque Senior, where he has taught for the past 35 years. He also teaches a college-level Customer Service class through NICC. Both Jim and Sandra enjoy dining out and trying new restaurants, which make them a good fit for the restaurant reviews.


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