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Catfish Deweys

4003 N Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-5241
+1 954-566-5333
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“catfish” (286 reviews)
“hush puppies” (114 reviews)
“crab legs” (64 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4003 N Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-5241
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1 - 10 of 718 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent food, great variety of seafood (including lobster bisque, and chowders), good size portions, great atmosphere, down to earth, great for the entire family, welcoming and fast service. Agree very limited parking but there was an attendant outside to help and direct.... speaks to how...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pat B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Michael was our very gracious and efficient server, my wife had catfish and I had 3 stone Crabs It’s a icon and should be a landmark! When you arrive and leave ladies always so gracious 😐tourists do not miss this incredible restaurant!

Date of visit: January 2019
5  Thank bobjoness
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a reservation but their own people said there was no place left to park. We were disappointed but now won't be back.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 688SusanG688
Dewey C, Owner at Catfish Deweys, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

You arrived at a peak time when our lot, the lot at the gas station as well as the lot next to the gas station were all full. I wish the City of Oakland Park would use one of the empty lots near us as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When you walk inside you might think you're entering the recreation hall of a trailer park as it sort of has a semi-shacky looking, kind of an old time Southern red neck décor about it. However, it's clean, neat and overall orderly. It has a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Yelpite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just stopped by and had the crab legs, and cold slaw, simply the best. All u can specials every day. You must come here. Free parking. Service and food very good. Come

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vincentlM9286QM
Dewey C, Owner at Catfish Deweys, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate lunch here yesterday, it was so good we came back today. My friend and I had the crispy coated large shrimp, and the shrimp were light and tasty, perfectly cooked. My friend had a half slice of the Key Lime Pie, which , when...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve1948
Dewey C, Owner at Catfish Deweys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! Dewey

Reviewed November 19, 2018

Great food and service.I had crab legs and my bf had shrimp and then we shared. I got a salad and we shared that too. They bring u Cole slaw and hush puppies to nibble on right away. I don't usually eat hush puppies but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dardar14701
Dewey C, Owner at Catfish Deweys, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Thank you! Dewey

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Arriving at the restaurant we were a bit taken a back by the rough exterior and dated interior. Once we got our food, none of that mattered. We ordered the scallops and stone Crab claws. The Crab claws were amazing. The scallops were large and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank amybell1522
Reviewed November 6, 2018

First time here. Didn't know what to expect. Delicious cocktails to start. Fried, shrimp, oysters hush puppies fried to perfection. Stone crabs were large, fresh and delicious. Don't forget the key lime pie! Our server Marta was a doll! Sweet, knowledgeable and had a smile...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gail N
Dewey C, Owner at Catfish Deweys, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Thank you Gail! Hope to see you soon. I work Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday nights! Dewey

Reviewed November 4, 2018

Stone crab in season and delicious! Busy place and short wait to get in but well worth it! Waitress helpful in selecting menu items and service very timely. Definitely a place to visit!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sunfun752
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DinaE203
December 29, 2017|
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Response from Dewey C | Property representative |
Greetings, sorry to take so long responding. Here is our kid's menu: Children’s menu For little folks up to ten years old... More
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DonM1682
May 5, 2017|
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Response from Dewey C | Property representative |
I need more details to answer your question. More details would help me figure out what happened and why. Please call me at:954-566-5333 Friday night 5/5/2017 Check number would be all I need. it's on your credit card... More
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vic49
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Dewey C | Property representative |
Hi Vic49, There is flour mixed in with corn flour in the breading mix for our fried items, which means they do contain gluten. However upon request the fish can be fried in plain cornmeal/ They will be cooked in the same... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4003 N Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-5241
    (1/2 mile north of Oakland Pk. Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: There is a bus stop 100 feet to the south of Catfish Deweys.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-566-5333
Description
Catfish Deweys, established in 1984, is a family owned and operated seafood restaurant offering all you can eat entrees as well as traditional portion meals.
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