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The Catfish Place

311 S Forest Ave, Apopka, FL 32703
+1 407-889-7980
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“catfish” (74 reviews)
“frog legs” (13 reviews)
“hush puppies” (31 reviews)
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Cajun & Creole, American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
311 S Forest Ave, Apopka, FL 32703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never liked Cat Fish, but this place the fish does not taste like mud. Nice and friendly people. Love it.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a favorite for Apopka locals. Friendly staff make you feel like family. We much prefer the fingerling bone in little catfish to the boneless. Much tastier closer to the bone👍‼️. If the chef is cutting the tomatoes very thin, these are the best...More

Thank dandyrick
Reviewed 15 September 2017

A co-worker told us about this restaurant. Our family of six really enjoyed the appetizers, our meals, and the service. It is a nice Southern menu of foods, accommodating for Vegetarians in addition to Meat & Potato eaters. The manager answered our questions, "About the...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We like The Catfish Place! Friendly service in a turn of the century railroad depot. Everything on the menu is good, which is the reason they have been in business at this location for almost 35 years.

Thank NativeFloridian1960
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat! The food is fresh the staff is fast and friendly. The boneless catfish is delicious

Thank Carlos J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I dare you to try the fried seafood platter. Lightly battered seafood and a ton of it. A party of four and no one was disappointed.

Thank Goldvsmith
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Great fish, my husband loves the catfish.... I like the stuffed flounder.... we have been a few times... by ourselves and with friends...

Thank MerrilynL
Reviewed 27 June 2017

good local flavor...old school style, charm and food. They are known for their catfish but have plenty of other great items as well...try the frog legs!

Thank brucee387
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Catfish place has a great atmosphere , lots of antique thing to see there . This is an older southern cooking style restaurant . A lot of the food is fried and they have some old style items that you will not find in the...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I love their fried green tomatoes! Some people that I have went here with do not like them. They have great cheese grits! The sweet tea is wonderful and is not instant. They have great tasting catfish and scallops.

Thank Tater76
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Rita R
7 August 2016|
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Response from Ronald F | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure how someone who dines there could answer that question. It would be inappropriate for an employee to discuss their pay with customers. So I have no idea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 S Forest Ave, Apopka, FL 32703
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Apopka
  • Phone Number: +1 407-889-7980
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