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Catfish King Restaurant

) #17 of 91 Restaurants in Lufkin ££ - £££ American, Seafood
287 Loop Ln, Lufkin, TX 75904-1609
+1 936-639-6901
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (15 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
££ - £££
287 Loop Ln, Lufkin, TX 75904-1609
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

The catfish is breaded with a light tasting cornmeal that allows the flavor to come through. The server was very attentive and helpful. I would have given a couple more points for the ranking but the young lad who took our order had the personality...More

Thank Enjoying_Life360
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Visited at the reccomendation of a friend. Loved the food, the layout, the service and the prices. Been back many times.

Thank Byron J
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

There are several absolutes in my life, I have to have TexMex and fried catfish on a regular basis. Both can be easily ruined but Catfish King does a very good job of being consistently good. We love the salad bar, the catfish and all...More

Thank Dwayne H
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We mainly go for the chicken fried steak and chicken dinners which includes a trip to the salad bar, a good hot baked potato (always fresh & hot) or fries, pinto beans, gravy and toast. Both the dinners are $7.99 which makes it a great...More

Thank trbyrd12
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Whenever we are in the Lufkin area, my wife asks to go to Catfish King. Great fried catfish - perfectly cooked and spiced - great fries. Great prices. You have to wait a while to get your catfish, but it is fresh and hot and...More

Thank djfluth
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Catfish King has been on the loop for years, but it still has the best catfish around. It is a great place to eat on a budget. The Senior Catch has lots of food for a low price.

Thank Ogletreez
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I drive to Lufkin to eat at Catfish King about once a week. It is the best catfish you will find anywhere! We are never disappointed!

Thank dcollins1074
Reviewed 19 June 2016

If you are in a hurry and think the drive through would be faster, think again! Your best bet would be to park and go inside to place your "to go" order. Sure, it might take 6 or 6 minutes, but the drive through took...More

Thank rinksbaby
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Everything I have tried there has been really tasty. Prices aren't too high and you typically get your money's worth. Worth a try

Thank ReptarSerial
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Great place to eat,fish,chicken and a dang good chicken fried steak.Salad bar is great! DINE in or take out and its affordable

Thank meh471
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I need the nutrition facts about your menu?
7 March 2015|
Response from Walterman99 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I dont know. We had good fried catfish, fried potatoes, and fried hushpuppies. The food tasted real good but probably had a poor nutritional value. The cole slaw probably was good for you but I didnt eat mine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 287 Loop Ln, Lufkin, TX 75904-1609
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Lufkin
  • Phone Number: +1 936-639-6901
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