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fish tales

20216 Loop 494, New Caney, TX 77357-8215
+1 281-689-1886
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 11, 2018
“First Time Visit”
Aug 19, 2018
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, American
$$ - $$$
20216 Loop 494, New Caney, TX 77357-8215
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I had heard about this place. My wife and I stopped by to try it out. Wasn't that busy but the service was quick. I have never had fried green beans. We had them and they were really good! The steak that I had was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AllenFamily8
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The fish is good..the tartar sauce needs to be homemade.. overall it is ok, but not one of my favorite favorites..the service is friendly..

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed June 11, 2018

First visit there. Waitress took our drink order and after she brought out our tea, she disappeared in the kitchen. Finally came back and took our order. Twenty minutes later brought our fried tomatoes. They were fried in flour and very greasy. A man comes...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank gwooley
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Hungry and didn't want to go home and fix lunch. Heard this was a good place. Great crowd so good must be great. wrong ! The crust on the fish was hard making it difficult to cut with fork. Fries were ok. Bad thing was...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank atruetexan
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Services is a little slow but the food makes it worth it. The pricing is not too bad either. We really like the fish and shrimp combo plate they have.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank katelm
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

This is a smaller restaurant with tables and a counter bar that seats 4. It can get very noisy when it's busy, but the food was good and the prices were decent. The chicken strips were fairly small, but the catfish tacos were definitely loaded....More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank RNRVTraveler
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

The dishes were dirty ( the food was brought out on dirty dishes twice). Our drinks all had a nasty greasy film over the top.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Jet709016
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Best hush pupys ever... Really wasnt crazy about them till now. Good oysters & catfish to boot ! Nice salad

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank _sgoodrich58
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

Shrimp, oysters, catfish and homemade onion rings cooked to perfection every time. It's our weekly habit!!!

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank JBAcosta
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Had a few friends over and need something fast. Ordered to go and was a big hit for my guests! Not the normal Pizza quick fix for sure.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank KathyBAH-EXITRealtor
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20216 Loop 494, New Caney, TX 77357-8215
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Caney
  • Phone Number: +1 281-689-1886
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