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Catfish Place

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311 S Forest Ave, Apopka, FL 32703-4335
+1 407-889-7980
11:00 - 21:30
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Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Jacksonville, Florida, USA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fried shrimp, cheesy grits and hush puppies. We love this place. They also have excellent crab legs.

Thank Mary H
Orlando, Florida
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not fancy, but if you going for catfish this is the place. They have boned in or with out. They do have drinks.

Thank pjlukens
Lake City, Florida
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463 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Apopka for an annual event. A group of us went to lunch here at our recommendation, based on our visit last year. As much as we loved it last year, this year was a 180. The food was okay, but last year the service was amazing, this year it was mediocre. Our server would disappear for periods... More 

Thank travlingal51
Windermere, Florida
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335 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't been to the Catfish Place in a while so while driving through Apopka we decided to stop. We were just in time for the early bird menu so we had the steamed shrimp and the fried clam platter. Everything was fresh and delicious and cooked just right. We shared a clam chowder and it was delicious too. Casual... More 

Thank cynthia b
Apopka, Florida
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Catfish Place is locally owned and operated so they take pride in their product and service as it has become a go-to restaurant for the best fried seafood and fish in Central Florida

Thank BigMac1952
Cocoa Beach, Florida
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only get to this area during Renninger's extravaganza, and probably best I don't live closer....simply the best catfish and hush puppies I have ever had. The staff is always wonderful, cheerful and extremely attentive. This time our server was Ashley and she was simply delightful... You can tell the management not only puts thought and effort into their menu... More 

Thank M S
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228 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went out on a Saturday night for dinner. There was a live folk/bluegrass band playing. That added to a wonderful fish meal local to us. We both had the boneless catfish. The meal was generous and the service was very good.

Thank Jonnyjetprop
Orlando, Florida
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

I always get the same thing frog legs gator and catfish dinner and it is always great, every time we leave we cant wait to go back great friendly staff fair price and dang good food.

Thank Donny B
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168 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great down home restaurant with well thought out flavors and wonderful friendly service. Though incredibly tempting to leave your diet at the door, you can get by with some non-fried dishes but you have to eat at least one of those hush puppies. Awesome sweet potato succotash and all of their dishes are well conceived and seasoned... More 

Thank Jeff W
Apopka, Florida
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This restaurant has been in Apopka for years. They have great food and fun atmosphere. Great place to go to eat.

Thank jeanie591

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 S Forest Ave, Apopka, FL 32703-4335
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Apopka
  • Phone Number: +1 407-889-7980

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?