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Catfish Cove

1401 Armstrong Ford Rd, Belmont, NC 28012-9629
+1 704-825-3332
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
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“catfish” (4 reviews)
“fried squash” (5 reviews)
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1401 Armstrong Ford Rd, Belmont, NC 28012-9629
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just moved here recently and had driven by here a few Sundays and the parking lot was always packed. We decided to give it a try after church and are glad we did. First of all, we were very surprised once we walked in...More

Thank Nanci K
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Catfish Cove is the top rated Fish Camp in the area so we came. I have always avoided Catfish, but I thought here is the place to try it. It came fried, was greasy and lacked flavor.I found out what Catfish was like. Can't blame...More

Thank tedmc_12
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

For those of us used to a different setting, get ready for a bit of history. This place has a long outstanding reputation with the community. It reminds me of going to camp, and having dinner. Old linoleum flooring (but clearly well kept), paint is...More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 5 March 2018

On Sundays there is an all you can eat buffet,with fish,chicken,meatloaf,pork chops etc and all the trimmings.During the week all you can eat salad bar with your meal.The fish here are cooked to perfection,the staff are quite frequently checking to see if you need anything...More

Thank gary o
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Aw it was ok...once church let out it got busy. Senior price was like $8. Good value. Food offering was good at best . On Sunday not a piece of fish on the premise or on the buffet. I thought that to be rather pechant...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We visited Catfish Cove for dinner last night with a bus of friends out to see the Christmas lights. Plans were arranged in advanced for us to be there at 4:45 and the doors were locked. It took about 10 minutes to get someone to...More

Thank ak7rjb
Reviewed 24 September 2017

While in the area after evacuating from Florida during Hurricane Irma, we asked around for a place to go for Sunday brunch. We were told by multiple sources that Catfish Cove was the best place to go. Judging by the number of cars in the...More

Thank LewisClark0715
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were seated immediately. We ordered our meal and proceeded to the salad bar. Before finishing our salads our food arrived. When the food came they brought me a plate of oysters rather than the scallops that I ordered. The waitress apologized for the mistake....More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great salad bar to compliment some great seafood for this area. Sunday country buffet is "killer". Everything tastes so fresh and cooked to perfection. This is definitely the place to go for great value for great food!!!

Thank sclappfan
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

This past weekend was my first visit to Catfish Cove. It was extremely busy but we were seated quickly. It was a short wait for our food but good conversation made time pass quickly. We ordered the combo of oysters,shrimp,and filet. I was full and...More

Thank Donna C
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September 16, 2016|
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Response from todd m | Reviewed this property |
Back in the day they didn't. However, now they do for a $1 fee.
Kenneth K
June 28, 2015|
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Response from Goape2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can get here by boat our back yard is the south fork river but we don't have a dock
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Armstrong Ford Rd, Belmont, NC 28012-9629
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +1 704-825-3332
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