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Catfish Plantation

814 Water St, Waxahachie, TX 75165-3260
+1 972-937-9468
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
814 Water St, Waxahachie, TX 75165-3260
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Catfish Plantation has been a favorite restaurant of our family for many years. The fish is always perfectly cooked, and their chicken fried steak is perfection. Our family from out of town want to come here every time they visit us and we are happy...More

Thank Keitha G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a very cool older Victorian home turned into a restaurant. When we arrived about 3 parties were waiting to be seated before us. The restaurant was really empty but she still kept everyone waiting? When we were seated(about 20 minutes later) we sat down...More

Thank Ajones911
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick service, great food, reasonably priced. Fun place. I definitely recommend this Resturant. We had fried fish, steak,& corny dogs & it was all good. Orders were correct.

Thank Shonda W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place used to be good, but quality has definitely gone down hill. First strike, the person working the front desk was rude and it was apparent he was not happy to be there. Second strike, our server had on a sleeveless shirt and was...More

Thank robsem1973
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here about 6 times. It's a halfway point to meet my family. This latest visit was the worst !! Very disappointed! The service was not up to par, starting with the hostess when we arrived. She was not very friendly and not...More

Thank Gaye P
Reviewed June 7, 2017

One would think that a restaurant that has been in business as long as Catfish Plantation has that it would have staffing and the kitchen recipes figured out by now .... nope, not here. We arrived mid-afternoon on a Sunday to a 30 to 40...More

Thank suzonnea
Reviewed April 30, 2017

I live minutes away and finally decided to go today, WOW ! The food was absolutely fabulous, so may things on their Platter neither my wife or myself could eat it all. The staff is a small friendly and very helpful group and we were...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed April 21, 2017

came for the ghosts and left with nothing but anger. once you sit you wait. and wait. and wait. empty restaurant but still you wait. maybe the ghosts ate the servers. food is ok once you get it. never a drink refill. no checking if...More

Thank Cooper S
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Worth the wait. Hospitable. Fresh cat fish. Frozen type French fries though. Lovely large patio set in mature trees. Cheesecake and cobbler was tasty. Free dessert birthday. In a charming old house. Located away from main traffic. Walk there from chastat house bed and breakfast...More

Thank TravelinTexans77
Reviewed February 21, 2017

This is the first time I've had catfish drenched in flour. Surprisingly it was quite tasty and crispy. We all pretty much ordered the mixed plates of catfish which consisted of both the cajun flour and cornmeal battered catfish. The flour battered catfish was crispy...More

Thank Ken P
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Robert H
September 5, 2016|
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Response from tickhicks | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they are. Have you looked at there web page? If you look them up it should bring you to there web page.
September 16, 2015|
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Response from CatfishPlantation | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. No, we do not require reservations. For more information please go to our website it is our name with the com at the end. We hope to meet you soon. Shawn
Ron P
January 30, 2015|
Response from lelujam | Reviewed this property |
As for the food, the restaurant offer American food, seafood and Cajun food. They have blackened and baked catfish (Cajun), served with rice. Fried catfish platters are available too, with some Cajun ingredients. Since I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 814 Water St, Waxahachie, TX 75165-3260
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waxahachie
  • Phone Number: +1 972-937-9468
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