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Sam's Southern Eatery - CLOSED

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Reviewed May 31, 2018

We had a friend tell us about this restaurant, we love fried catfish, hard to find good fried catfish in Kansas City, until now! I can tell you, this is the BEST fried catfish we've had in Kansas City, period! You get your choice of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Michael C
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Had heard about this new seafood place that was branching out from Shreveport, LA. The food in is place is special! Now, to be honest, the decor is not why one will return again and again; however, much like one can find some of the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Pbaglaw
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The Shrimp is great Very Large fresh shrimp, Fish and catfish Awesome, Chicken too. the Sides could use some help. The Mashed potatoes and gravy and Mac and Cheese are ok.. the rest not so much, Could improve on the sides.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sherri S
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Bunch of people told us that this place was good. Definitely will never eat there again. The food was on the colder side. No flavor. The place was not in the best condition. Family of four definitely can’t sit easily. Very uncomfortable.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ilovemykids17
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Great food! Facility needs some major updating and just decent care to make it more appealing to customers. For example, take down the Arby stickers, get rid of your hand drawn signs and touch up paint at least. I realize the area can be a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank JA123Kansas
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with a friend a couple of hours ago. The shrimp were indeed jumbo great tasting batter too. I tried a couple of pieces of the fish as much buddy had that and it was also very good. Kinda funny one can tell...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank osanida
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Been here 3 or 4 times, good selection, good taste and almost always fresh. A different spin on the "big fish" quick serve chains.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank pizzaman549
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

My mom brought me here for lunch and it's delicious. They have a wide variety of food and it's wonderful. Everything is cooked fresh as it's ordered and the staff is very polite. We will definitely be coming back.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 984caitlinf
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Staff was friendly , not impressed with the inside , tables are too small for a family of 4 , food was cold , the other food that was ordered was chicken strips , the chicken strips smelled of fish and had a fishy taste...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Richard R
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Just as dirty looking on the inside. Nothing looked clean. Ordered fish and shrimp but could not tell what was what other than the shapes as it all tasted the same. Super salty. The "hushpuppies" were not even done, gooey on the inside. The 2...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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