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Catfish Charlies

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11419 Canal Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503
+1 228-832-9195
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Thu - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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335 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

Great catfish! Comes with all the extras, drink is separate. Prices are reasonable service is good and friendly. Comfortable family friendly atmosphere, be sure to play a game of checkers and get a picture next to the giant rocking chair!

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Thank Norman D
Biloxi, Mississippi
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94 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2014

If we are in the mood for catfish, this is the only place we go. The all you can eat catfish comes with biscuits, sweet potatoes or fries and the catfish are fillets, not little cutlets. Always leave with a huge belly. The fig jelly for the biscuits is delicious. Have been here for family nights and large gatherings, they... More 

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Thank Chris W
Richmond, Texas
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2014

We showed up with a part of 30, then after we were seated, 8 more showed up. It was no problem for the staff to accommodate such a huge party. We were all served terrific food with a smile from the 2 ladies who helped us. We had about 15 kids in our group and the wait staff handled them... More 

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Thank Tiffani S
Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014

My boyfriend and I went there today, and it was terrible. Just awful. If you do end up going make sure you say you're a party of 7, otherwise, you won't ever get a seat. I can't imagine what it would be like if you went by yourself. The catfish was not worth the wait and the hushpuppies were straight... More 

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Thank jag_1829
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2014 via mobile

Pros: catfish meal on Friday was excellent. Waitress was southern sweet, wanted to take her home with me. Everybody knew everybody even if they didn't know you. Friendly & economical. Cons: 45 min wait, no paging, if you don't hear your name when called you lose your table, inadequate wait seating, stay away from" FRIED PICKLES" just a mass of... More 

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Thank Patricia W
Cancun, Mexico
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55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2014 via mobile

Considering this hometown hotspot is only open four days a week and four hours a day, I was very curious. It's a bit of a drive into the a mix of residences and pastures, but don't despair. The menu is AYCE fried catfish or fried chicken. It comes with choice of potato, fresh slaw (made with mayo and bread/butter pickle... More 

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Thank TwoFLboys
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 February 2014 via mobile

I had heard such wonderful things about this restaurant. As a veteran, I have been all over the country. But, when I got to this restaurant I cannot believe the atmosphere. It completely turned my stomach. The fact that over the bathroom door was a picture depicting the most racist thing about an African-American or person of color was egregious.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2013

I’m recently moved to the coast so I am trying all of the local places Catfish Charlie was good. You could tell the biscuits, butter, and jam is homemade and yummy. The food was good, but I have had better catfish. The service was average. The real draw back for this restaurant is that you have to wait a long... More 

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Thank Shay M
Huntsville, AL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2013

I was here Labor Day weekend 2013. The Catfish was great. But They only open Thursday -Sunday 5pm-8:30pm. Service was a little slow but once the food got on the table the catfish kept coming all you can eat.

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Thank lgreen21
Belleville, Illinois
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2013

It was far enough back from the Gulf to survive "the storm" (Katrina). It's the place you'd want to go if both the catfish catch of the day was fantastic and the farmers' chickens were plentiful--a feast of the top of the season to celebrate the bounty of the Earth. While you wait for a table (which you most likely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11419 Canal Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Gulfport
  • Phone Number: +1 228-832-9195

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