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Catfish Charlie's


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol

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You Gonna Love One of These Fine Dinners and We Gonna Brought You Hush Puppies, Cole Slaw, Beans and Country Fried Potatoes. I Guarantee!!
Fried Mississippi Catfish Fillets
Jender white strips with hush puppies red beans, cole slaw and country fried potatoes.
Cajun Country Style Fried Frog Legs
Some kind o' tender, juicy good eatin
1/2 dizen $8.99
1 dozen $12.99
Good Ole Deep Fried Oysters
When in season always a favorite on the gulf coast
Bayou Style Fried Shrimp
The best in town dare to compare make catfish charlie's your good eatin' habiti
Catfish Charlie's Bayou Country Feast
Catfish, shrimp,‏ oysters and seafood gumbo
Shrimp stuffed with oysters and wrapped with bacon
Mitad Y Mitad Combination
Choice any two items, catfish, shrimp, oysters, or frog legs
Southern Style Chicken Fried Steak
With cream gravy and all charlie's trimmings
Charlie's Country Fried Chicken
Hand cut from skinless, boneless breast seasoned, battered and deep fried
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All reviews catfish frog legs hush puppies beans fries steak frites shrimp platter bread fried food service was great great place to eat my favorite an appetizer the wait staff cornmeal slaw cajun
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ever time I go to Catfish Charlie's I always get the awesome catfish, fries and coleslaw. The bring you free hushpuppies to start your meal out. Excellent food and Service!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paul D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love the catfish and shrimp plate The atmosphere is great and wait was good Friendly people work their.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 791lindaf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met friends for a birthday dinner and enjoyed the evening. Service was great and the food was better than I thought it would be. Very large shrimp was fried to perfection.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bob E
Reviewed January 10, 2019

This Winter Texan always looks forward to eating at Catfish Charlies. It never disappoints. They have good food, good value and good service. I enjoy the catfish dinner. You get plenty for the money.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank meyerskaren
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

We had the catfish meal and the shrimp meal. Both were very tasty and served with coleslaw, red beans and big steak cut fries. Everything was really hot when we got it which was excellent. So often get food that has sat under the warmer....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank auntylene
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was a bit hard to find, but well worth the search. I went for the catfish and was not disappointed. The portions were large and the food was quality. A LOOKFOR😉.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gordonf495
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

One of my husband’s favorite eating-out spots is Catfish Charlie’s. He loves their fresh catfish. I enjoy the fried shrimp basket and especially like the spicy hush puppies and red sauce. The food is always freshly prepared, served piping hot, and prompt. A gift card...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GingerFlew
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Having read the reviews we thought we would give it a try. We were very disappointed. Literally everything on this menu is fried. There are no healthy choices. We were sat very quickly and given the menu. Our server was very helpful and explained what...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank McDonald184
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Love this place. Great service and the catfish, fried, is soo soo good. Everytime we are in Corpus, which is over 200 miles from our house, try to good eat some great catfish at Charlie's .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 67arthure
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The food here is amazing!! Just try all of it! The music is a great fit. It is a bit cold but it is so worth freezing over! My hubby and I always stop here for dinner before we leave back home. We will be...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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