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521 East St N, Talladega, AL 35160-2023
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Shelby County, AL
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

This small "hole in the wall" joint was great. We had the fried green tomatoes as appetizer. Lightly breaded and HOT from the fryer. Great taste.My wife had the catfish nuggets while I had the filets. The waitress was extremely helpful & offered that I could have one filet fried & the other grilled. As I've never had grilled catfish,... More 

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Talladega, Alabama
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

The food is delicious! Friendly family atmosphere. You can find a smile and know they will take good care of you. Whether you dine-in or carry-out. My husband & I have enjoyed dining here for years.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Me and my mother went here and ordered two sundaes. The sundaes both had rotten bananas, the food isn't even that good... I recommend just going to Jacks next door.

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Talladega, Alabama
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This is a great local spot that is a hole in the wall filled with their regular customers. My favorite is the fried catfish, but they also have a very good chicken club sandwich. Save room for dessert as the hot fudge cake is wonderful, but don't miss the lemon ice box pie, if they have not run out when... More 

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Thank wmafh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

Some of the best grilled fish ever, very busy place and the food is consistent every time, "Amazing". The fried fish is great not greasy like other places I've had, don't understand other posts. A must when in town!!!

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Thank Captainsh
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73 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

I come here a few times a week. Didn't expect much from a hole in the wall but boy was I wrong! Taste like good ole fashion Merican cuisine! The catfish was delicious even to this Cajun pallet! And it's cheap!

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Thank Gl64
alabama
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

although this is a landmark for the town, we have tried it several times and tried to get into the vibe. however, i have to say i don't like it at all and can barely eat the food. the place looks dingy and feels greasy and the staff is usually snippy. the last time i was there, i ordered chicken... More 

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Sylacauga, AL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

If you want to taste your Southern-style catfish, go somewhere else. Salads are decent, burgers mediocre, and anything fried from their menu may as well be anything else fried from their menu. Catfish, hushpuppies, and fries all taste exactly the same.

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Pell City, Alabama
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21 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Food was mediocre, crowded. Not going there again. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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Thank Donna S
Sylacauga, Alabama
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

It's a little "hole in the wall" that's barely visible through all the cars at lunch time. The food is consistently good (I've eaten there numerous times in the past 12 yrs.) and I don't think the menu has changed significantly in 10 or so years. It's not "broke" so it doesn't need "fixin'".

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
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Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 East St N, Talladega, AL 35160-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Talladega
Description
Grilled catfish was selected as one of the top 100 places to eat before you die. Best food in Talladega.

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