We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cock of The WALK Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
141 Madison Landing Cir, Ridgeland, MS 39157-9243
+1 601-856-5500
Website
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

185 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 184: English reviews
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

a little on the loud side when full to capacity, great view of the reservoir. Great catfish, pickled onions, coleslaw, turnip greens and the ever famous cornbread skillet!

Helpful?
Thank Susan C
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came for a family reunion dinner...nice atmosphere...not sure of the theme...had deer heads? The fish lacked seasoning not salt...you can not salt/season fish after its fried and begins cooling down...we had Cole slaw, fries, corn bread and picked onions...nothing to go out the way for..

Helpful?
Thank Lori H
Jackson,MS
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good catfish and greens. Fun atmosphere for children Wait staff good and puts on a show with the corn bread

Helpful?
Thank rgb1150
Glendale, California
Level Contributor
27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to a place my family has been bragging about 4 years. I actually was there on the 4th of July and loved everything about it. We order the catfish, greens and cornbread. I have to say I was a bit skeptical but they won me over 100%. The catfish was some of the best I... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank dyoungsuccess
Michigan
Level Contributor
88 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Mississippi I decided to try a Catfish restaurant and was advised by a local that Cock the Walk was the best. He was right. As other reviewers have indicated the menu only consists of catfish or chicken, but that was alright as I went specifically for the catfish. I was seated immediately by a window so I could... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Larry B
Ridgeland, Mississippi
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always enjoy eating here, food is always good, service is as well you can pretty much order like you want, and they accommodate special requests I like my fish extra crispy

Helpful?
1 Thank Deborah T
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Went back expecting to enjoy the meal like I did last time. Menu for lunch during the week is very limited. I order the "catfish filets (2)" and what they actually served as 2 tiny pieces of catfish that MAYBE equaled one filet. I mentioned that to the waiter and he said that is the way they serve it. Said... More 

Helpful?
Thank TimJBaker
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We used to have one of these in our town. We were a little disappointed when we saw the menu was different, but was still good food. Fairly quick service but had to wait on our check. We had a window table, but with two young kids, 3 & 1, it was difficult to keep their attention. The ducks outside... More 

Helpful?
Thank Angela S
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Level Contributor
29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here several times, but having moved from the area and back for a visit, we wanted to eat at the restaurant. It seemed better than previous times eating at the restaurant. The service was top-notch. The Catfish was cooked perfectly. The entire meal was great. If you are visiting the area and want good Catfish with a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Perry P
Level Contributor
60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I have been eating at Cock of the Walk since 1984 and have never had a bad piece of fish there! IMHO this is the premier catfish place in the south. Always get the greens as an app to go with the coleslaw, fish, hushpuppies, and fries. This location is my favorite, right on the rez! You can arrive by... More 

Helpful?
Thank Russell F

Travelers who viewed Cock of The WALK Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Cock of The WALK Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $16
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Madison Landing Cir, Ridgeland, MS 39157-9243
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Ridgeland
  • Phone Number: +1 601-856-5500
Description
World Famous U.S. Pond raised Fried Catfish!

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Cock of The WALK Restaurant and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Portageville, Missouri
over a year ago
6 months ago
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Cock of The WALK Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?