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Eat My Catfish

1205 Military Rd Ste 7, Corner of Sutherlands Shopping Center, Benton, AR 72015-2918
+1 501-909-2323
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (28 reviews)
“hush puppies” (25 reviews)
“fries” (22 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
1205 Military Rd Ste 7, Corner of Sutherlands Shopping Center, Benton, AR 72015-2918
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick service, friendly and great food! Love the cold slaw and hush puppies. Clean, courteous and great service.

Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I decided to get some catfish one night and my wife agreed. I had seen a billboard on Eat My Catfish so we gave it a try. I got the catfish and a couple of side orders. The catfish was ok, but kind of greasy....More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by on the way to Memphis from southern Arkansas. I know good catfish as I have eaten it since I wasnkneehogh to a grasshopper and my grandfather was a commercial fisherman and I grew up on catfish and wild game....More

Thank Davud L
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I️ have eaten here on serval occasions, and have never had anything bad. Very good catfish and fast and friendly service

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I have been a customer of Eat my Catfish since their food truck days, and they have always provided the best food and great customer service. I have never had a meal that was less then excellent. I also applaud the owner, Travis for his...More

Thank Tonya M
Reviewed 25 October 2017

This is a no frills restaurant, but the catfish is good, the staff is friendly & courteous & the sides are adequate. It’s located in a strip center & easy to find. If you’re looking for some simple food along with some good catfish, this...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We have eaten schools of catfish over 40+ years and love how Eat My Catfish at the top of our list. After eating at the Benton, AR, location, we have planned a return trip from the east coast through Conway, AR, in order to eat...More

Thank Donna R V
Travis H, Public Relations Manager at Eat My Catfish, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for our review, any suggestions on how to earn that last star? Thanks, Jesica

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The girls took K to Eat My Fish in Benton to celebrate her birthday. The facility was recommended by the son in law and we all love catfish or chicken for the grandsons so it was a no brainer. It’s off Military Road but even...More

Thank Anazeteo
Reviewed 7 October 2017

My first visit here and it will not be my last. Warm welcome and attentive waiters, the food was wonderful, but the floor felt slippy, presumably from the effects of all the cooking?

Thank Billy3710
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were craving catfish, but it was after 8 PM and our favorite Hot Springs catfish place was closed. What should we do? We decided to try Eat My Catfish in Benton, and we’re glad that we did. We took the Congo Road exit off...More

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Hannah S
15 January 2018|
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Response from Anazeteo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a room for groups but I would call ahead and ask. We did a family b’day and they took good care of us.
Jackie S
28 December 2017|
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Response from Donna R V | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Our catfish was to go at both restaurants.
Martin S
26 October 2016|
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Response from Travis H | Property representative |
Fish is fried, we do offer boiled shrimp as well as crab legs if you try avoid fried items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 Military Rd Ste 7, Corner of Sutherlands Shopping Center, Benton, AR 72015-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Benton
  • Phone Number: +1 501-909-2323
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Southern cooking at its finest. We serve the best battered fish, shrimp, and chicken and serve it up with the best sides, fried okra, special seasoned fries, beans, cole slaw, you name it!
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