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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Seafood, American, Barbecue
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called ahead for pick-up driving from Cincinnati to Dallas. The pulled pork was yummy! The catfish was salty-perfect for my husband but too salty for my daughter. Hush puppies and fried okra were delicious! We tried the turnip greens for the first time ever and...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Tabatha F- Thank you so much for stopping in and seeing us! We are definitely living in interesting times, and we are happy that you were able to find great take out on your road trip. Even though we are known more for our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw their sign and stopped as we were passing thru, glad we did. The catfish was one of the best ever. The ribs were fall off the bone good. Would definitely stop here againMore

Date of visit: June 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi S8847Dlmichaelm- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us! We really appreciate your business and very kind words. We always want to do the best job we can to deliver a great experience for our guests, and we are very pleased...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in Nick’s off I35 after seeing his signs on the highway. Was a wonderful surprise. Delicious bbq & terrific service. Will definitely stop by again when near that area.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Perry F- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us! We really appreciate your business, and we are delighted to hear that everything was delicious. We always want to do our best to deliver a great experience for our guests, and...More

Reviewed May 30, 2020

This was the best catfish I ever ate. The kids loved their food too. The pies were delicious. The staff was so friendly & the restaurant was clean. I would highly recommend Nick’s.More

Date of visit: May 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jacqueline S- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us! We've seen some pretty crazy times lately, and we are glad to still have wonderful guests such as yourself coming in to dine with us! We always want to do our...More

Reviewed March 13, 2020 via mobile

Delish! Had their brisket. Very tender and not overly fatty, sauce was awesome! Good size portion and affordable price, excellent service. We will definitely stop again if I’m the area!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2020

Hi LarryandDiane- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us! We really appreciate your business and your very kind words! We are glad that you enjoyed our brisket, and we always want to do our best to deliver a great experience for...More

Reviewed March 9, 2020

This little jewel is so good we plan our road trips from PA to TX and back to include it for lunch or dinner. We have enjoyed this restaurant a dozen or more times and the catfish is so good I have personally never tried...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2020

Hi Craig C- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us so often! We really appreciate your business and your very kind words! We are glad that you love our catfish, and we always want to do our best to deliver a...More

Reviewed March 7, 2020

LOVE, LOVE,LOVE this place!! I've been a long haul trucker now for 26 years and Nick's is a MUST anytime I'm traveling down I40! The portions are HUGE! The prices are spot on for what you get! People often complain about high prices. I say...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2020

Hi Matthew M- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us throughout the years! We really appreciate your business and your very kind words! We try our best to deliver a great experience and an even better value, as our guests demand...More

Reviewed February 16, 2020

Really good eats. the BBQ wa wxcellent and very good sides and service. Great road stop for travelers wjth a lot of parking for RVs and trucks.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2020

Hi PCBIllinois- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us! We really appreciate your business and your kind feedback. We are glad that you fing the RV/Truck parking nice, as we work diligently to maintain that lot for our guests driving large...More

Reviewed February 15, 2020 via mobile

This was my very first time and it was an excellent experience. Warning: the portions are gigantic! Our server Ms. Charla was amazing and very hands-on! She stop by enough to make sure we were doing great throughout our time there. I totally recommend it...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2020

Hi TheSavvySpecialist- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us! We really appreciate your business and your very kind words! We are so happy that Charla gave excellent service, and we are delighted that your overall experience was great. We always want...More

Reviewed February 10, 2020

Second trip to Nick's, (I actually didn't love it the first time). We eat a lot of BBQ, probably 3+times a week and I will be the first to say that we are meat snobs. Nicks didn't disappoint, the RIBS were some of the best...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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ClayW_13, Owner at Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2020

Hi Kristina H- Thank you so much for stopping in and dining with us! We are glad that you came back through and really enjoyed everything! We always want to do our best to deliver a great experience for our guests, and we are happy...More

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Mary B
January 26, 2018|
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Response from Clay W | Property representative |
Hi Mary B- Yes we do ship sauce. It would be best to contact us at (870) 552-7845 and ask for me or leave me your number if I'm away from the phone. We do offer it on our website, however, we are changing our page up soon... More
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Tamrae2
September 6, 2016|
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Hi- We do not, unfortunately, as our local laws are antiquated. In Arkansas, we still have wet/dry counties. You can bring alcohol in from your vehicle as long as it is in a cup and not in any can/bottle. The laws will... More
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