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Shad's Catfish Hole

462700 E 1140 Rd, Sallisaw, OK 74955-5524
+1 918-775-5801
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (18 reviews)
“catfish” (25 reviews)
“beans” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
462700 E 1140 Rd, Sallisaw, OK 74955-5524
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We called ahead for seating of just under 20 people. Table was ready when we arrived. Set ups of beans, cole slaw, hush puppies, sliced onions, pickle spears, and pickled green tomatoes were brought out with drink orders. You order from the menu on the...More

Thank Silvertx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ate there May 11, 2018. Excellent food and service. The beans, green tomato relish, pickles, onions and cole slaw was excellent before the main meal came out. Our party was 3 senior adults and my 17 yr. granddaughter(we all enjoyed the food). Two of us...More

Thank NancyT1
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We live close, but had never eaten here until Friday evening. The food was delicious, my wife had catfish, I had trout and the seasoning was wonderful. The sides were beans (OK), cole slaw (very good) and hush puppies (great). Be aware, credit cards aren't...More

Thank Darrel-Carol
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Fried (local fresh) catfish is the main attraction, but salmon, crab legs, trout, scallops, and sirloin steak also entice. Before the entree of choice arrives, the staff brings bowls of hush puppies, beans, tomato relish, cole slaw, and a plate of pickles and onions. They...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed September 18, 2017

I had a friend invite me to go to Shad's and I had never even heard of the place. We arrived a little before closing time and the dining area was clean and the server was friendly. We got our food fairly quick. The set...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

In our small town we are limited to our choices for dining out at anywhere other than a fast food restaurant. Shads is one of only a handful of actual restaurants That wouldn't be considered fast food in our area so the majority the people...More

Thank Libby S
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

It is quite a drive out there, but is really good food! Take cash, you can't use a credit/debit card. No wifi, not even good signal for cell service. The menu is on the wall. They serve s family-style setup of brown beans, hush puppies...More

Thank SLMusselman
Reviewed July 16, 2017

worst excuse for catfish and shrimp! shad is still hiring the crackhead cooks and buying the chinese catfish and shrimp. no taste and the sides were better than the entrees. almost 35.00 for 2 people totally not worth it.we wont be back.red lobster has better...More

Thank cosrad729
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Driving through on a road trip and went a little out of our way to come here. Totally worth it! This place has fantastic fresh catfish and shrimp, wonderful sides included with every meal and hush puppies to die for. And the staff couldn't be...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Yummy! Shad's Catfish Hole serves some of the best Catfish I've ever eaten. My dad treated us to a great meal. We were on a day trip and decided to stop in and see what the hoopla was all about. Shad's was well worth the...More

Thank applegray
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Susan T
June 23, 2017|
Response from mwcnicks | Reviewed this property |
4:30 - 9:00 Wed - Sat 11:00 - 2:30 Sunday
Karen H
May 16, 2015|
Response from ndn_20 |
No wine.
Karen H
May 16, 2015|
Response from ndn_20 |
No wine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 462700 E 1140 Rd, Sallisaw, OK 74955-5524
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Sallisaw
  • Phone Number: +1 918-775-5801
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