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Willow Pond

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3425 US Hwy 62, Calvert City, KY 42029-8440
270-395-7802
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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My husband stopped there on our way to Nashville, I loved the white beans that are served with the meals (it reminds me of my mama and her Louisiana roots). The hush puppies are fantastic(thank you for wrecking my diet)! We both had the fish sandwich and left the restaurant so full, I hope we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
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4 reviews 4 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

My husband stopped there on our way to Nashville, I loved the white beans that are served with the meals (it reminds me of my mama and her Louisiana roots). The hush puppies are fantastic(thank you for wrecking my diet)! We both had the fish sandwich and left the restaurant so full, I hope we make Nashville before we fall... More 

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Crab Orchard, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

This restaurant is only open on weekends.From the moment it opens til the minute it closes, the restaurant is full. The reason is simple; the food is excellent. I enjoy the fried catfish, while my wife prefers the cod. The waiters bring out homemade coleslaw-either vinegar or mayonnaise, white beans, and hushpuppies, and it is all you can eat. Just... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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73 reviews 73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We needed something close to our hotel, so on the recommendation of the staff we walked over to the Willow Pond. Hush puppies and vinegar slaw were very good, the Catfish, house speciality, was also very good. We went close to closing so our baked potato was over cooked. Great service.

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Benton, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

If you want catfish done right this is the place to go. They do the sides right too. The hush puppies are the best ever. We always bring out of town friends here.

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Kentucky
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We recently visited Willow Pond quite by accident. We stopped off the interstate to grab a quick bite and this restaurant caught my husband's eye. The kids were a little leery since the outside isn't "fancy". But the food was excellent. They have the BEST hushpuppies! We all ordered different varieties of seafood and it was all excellent. Service was... More 

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Boulder Junction, Wisconsin
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I had the t-bone as I was in the mood for a steak. It was tough and underdone. My husband had the blackened cod, tilapia and catfish. They were all good, but the tilapia was excellent. The hush puppies and white beans were great. Our server was fabulous. Atmosphere leaves a lot to be desired, fairly noisy and vinyl tablecloths,... More 

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East Peoria
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Service was just ok, food wasn't all that great. High priced for the food quality and quantity. Looked clean though.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I went here as there was not much else around the area. It was packed and i was alone. I ended up at a 4 top with only one chair. Seemed odd but it was fine. The food was country for sure. Everything came with hush puppys, white beans, and cole slaw with your choice of dressing; mayo or vinegar.... More 

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Paducah, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Good Fried Catfish, baked also as I am gluten free. Whitebeans and Coleslaw are great and best hushpuppies. They are not a gluten free rest. but accomadate with baked cod, or catfish.

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Port Charlotte
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Service is very fast. Restrooms are clean an well stocked. Food is served hot. I can not find a fault with Willow Pond .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3425 US Hwy 62, Calvert City, KY 42029-8440
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Calvert City
  • Phone Number: 270-395-7802

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cajun & Creole, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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