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Clayton Cafe

76 E Kentucky St, Clayton, IN 46118-9603
+1 317-539-6419
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (17 reviews)
“hush puppies” (3 reviews)
“all you can eat” (13 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Cafe
££ - £££
76 E Kentucky St, Clayton, IN 46118-9603
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a small town place, but big on good food. They have nightly specials throughout the week, but all foods are good

Thank 278scarroll
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We found this restaurant online when we needed to be in this area. I just knew my husband had picked another "winner". When we drove by at about 2:45PM....not another car in sight. Looked awful on the outside. Saw lights on so I said well...More

Thank Hoosier_traveler87
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

All you can eat catfish on Friday evening. So good and good service too! Looking forward to our next visit. A different special every night!

Thank IndyGirl1947
Jennifer R, Owner at Clayton Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

We are so happy you had a great experience! Thank you!

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Went there for the catfish. We were not disappointed. The catfish was fresh, well seasoned and hot. Good sides and taster hushpuppies.

Thank Max K
Jennifer R, Owner at Clayton Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thank you so much for visiting! Come back soon!

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This place rocks! We lucked out and were able to get in on Friday without having to wait because the Friday after Thanksgiving is their slowest day of the year. Everybody raves about their catfish but we're not catfish eaters. We had country fried steak...More

1  Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

First time visitors this morning and we felt like we were with family. We sat at the bar, laughed and joked with employees and customers the whole time. Food was really good too. Love this place!

1  Thank forrest444
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Ate lunch here with the grandkids. One got chicken tenders and fries, the other got sausage gravy and biscuits. I got fried potatoes (awesome) fried eggs and bacon. Perfect!

1  Thank red62tr4
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We stopped at a nearby farm market and after loading up on fresh Indiana produce, asked for a lunch recommendation. The owner sent us to the Clayton Cafe. We were so glad he did. We found a second-generation, family-owned diner with delicious food and reasonable...More

1  Thank illinois travelere
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

If you want amazing pulled pork, chicken, coleslaw etc...call these guys!! Amazing prices, the best staff!! So happy we chose them to cater our sons wedding. This is the only place we will call!

1  Thank Amy1918
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We were able to go on a Friday early evening "all you can eat catfish special". Our waitress was very attentive and caring. Catfish was well prepared and sides were very good as well. We were fortunate to beat the crowd, as it was getting...More

2  Thank smbarlowmd
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Questions & Answers
16 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jennifer R | Property representative |
This may help you decide- our all you can eat is only on Fridays. The only other day we offer catfish is on Tuesday's as a meal.
13 May 2016|
Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
Yes I have had swiss steak there. There specialties are catfish and fried chicken.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 E Kentucky St, Clayton, IN 46118-9603
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Clayton
  • Phone Number: +1 317-539-6419
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