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Fred's Fish House

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3777 Harrison St, Batesville, AR 72501-4005
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Best food and atmosphere ever! Staff is very efficient and friendly and restaurant is exceptionally clean1

Thank Leslie B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small place. Sometimes the service is a little slow but the fish and hush puppies are delicious!! It's been a favorite of ours for years.

Thank Laura K
Batesville, Arkansas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

They have good fish fry. The sides are good also. Price is good. We took it to go so can not comment on the restaurant itself but again the food was god.

Thank Tamara Q
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I have eaten at Fred's every time I come to town and it was as good this time as the first - outstanding.

Thank Scott H
Benton, Arkansas
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

The fried catfish, beans & coleslaw were good. We didn't like the French fries. My husband said his shrimp was good but not great. Good service.

Thank Marvon B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

My only complaint-we at there on a Friday night of a very hot day and it was miserably hot in the room we ate in. Our server was excellent. Food was generous portions and sides were great. Excellent catfish both fried and grilled. Pinto beans and slaw were great and HUSHPUPPIES were amazing!

Thank arkiegirl3773
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

We stopped to eat here passing through town while traveling from Memphis. This is some of the best catfish I've had in a long time! Perfectly cooked, just like us southerners like it. Comes with a side of slaw, pinto beans, and pickled tomatoes, as well as a side of your choice. Hush puppies are great too. The restaurant appears... More 

Thank Blucnary
Langston, Ok
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

If you are a fan of catfish then you will love this restaurant. The food is great. Be hungry because the portions are large. I recommend the grilled catfish with the Cajun spice.

Thank Terry G
Batesville, Arkansas
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

This is a very good place to eat fish. I love the hush puppies, pickled tomatoes, and pinto beans. The wait staff is friendly. The prices are competitive for the area. Atmosphere is rustic and charming.

Thank Mary E
Rockwall, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Fish was fresh and we got fries, coleslaw, beans, hush puppies and pickled green tomatoes with the meal. Lots of food for the price, and very good! Good family restaurant! The staff was wonderful. The elderly gentleman behind us was telling the staff his wife was in the hospital, he asked for his check and the waitress said they had... More 

Thank gracerock

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3777 Harrison St, Batesville, AR 72501-4005
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Batesville
  • Phone Number: 870-793-2022
Locally owned traditional southern catfish house with great grilled catfish, homemade hush puppies, pickled relish, onion and brown beans... (870) 793-2022

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