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Catfish King

507 Loop 59, Atlanta, TX 75551-2017
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (5 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
507 Loop 59, Atlanta, TX 75551-2017
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I've been a fan of this restaurant for many years. The fish is always fresh and fried to perfection with a minimal amount of batter so you are getting more fish than breading..a requirement for me. I became a vegan earlier this year but I...More

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Kinda short handed. Food was alright not the best. Service could have been better but like i said it was short handed. Several dirty tables. Kinda high on price.

Thank rachelle s
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Top-Notch. Fried catfish filets at their best. Lightly battered & fried just right. Never greasy. Never strong tasting. Also, their baked catfish filets, chicken strips & a fresh salad bar make your trip complete. If you like southern fried catfish, this is the place. Their...More

Thank TDL706
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been coming to David Beard's Catfish King for at least 30 years. Starting with the original one in Ore City,Texas on Lake O' The Pines. I can't say enough about the excellent catfish dinners of Catfish King. Consistently great food and all the...More

Thank Sarge2323
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I eat here quite often and they have good food. They are just very slow. I literally sat in the drive thru Sunday for 30 minutes. They didn't offer a complimentary drink for waiting nor did they ask if it was okay if I waited....More

Thank tlb55
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We stop to eat here everytime we head to Branson, Missouri. We split the super catch, get an extra salad, and our daughter gets the corn dog and fries. The fish is always fresh, tea is perfectly sweet, and the salad bar is well stocked....More

Thank Parrish G
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Texas and Arkansas are known for great catfish restaurants + amazing meals. Catfish King in Atlanta, Texas, unfortunately is not one of them. After several trials hoping each experience was unique unto itself, I now give up on this restaurant; which is giving the franchise...More

Thank Anon1444
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Food was fresh and good. Fried catfish dinners is what we got. They are catfish finger type fillets and not big fillets. Slaw and potatoe salad was good. This place was like good old home cooking. I would go again. Staff was very friendly and...More

Thank bigspankdaddy
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

We were passing through Atlanta, TX and stopped here for lunch, ordering the fish poor boys and coffee, to go. There was almost no fish on the sandwichs- all bread and the coffee might as well have been water.

Thank Jo-Anne W
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I like their fried catfish. It's crisp and not too salty and the side dishes are also good. Most of the time I get take out after church on Sunday so I don't have to cook. We don't have a lot of good places to...More

Thank Kristine B
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Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 507 Loop 59, Atlanta, TX 75551-2017
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Atlanta
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