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soul fish cafe

#41 of 1,224 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cooper Young Community Association
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862 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104
+1 901-725-0722
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I needed to find a place with good food and make sure my kids could watch the NBA playoffs at the same time while we were in Memphis- this place was perfect! My youngest doesn't like seafood, but he still had choices here. The shrimp basket was fabulous and so were the shrimp tacos. Tried the catfish dip and that... More 

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Thank Kate S
Memphis
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3 piece fish...white beans...slaw...homemade tartar sauce... Fish deep fried to perfection white beans almost as good as mine...lol. ..slaw , sauce nice touch....hush puppies...fantastic meal...so good I couldn't wait. ..best pic I could take! You've gotta go! !!

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Thank Toyotababy
Shreveport, Louisiana
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228 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for a family dinner. Started with chicken wings and smoked catfish dip for appetizers. Wings were well done, tender, with good sauce coating. The middle option was hot enough. Smoked catfish dip was different. Basically minced catfish with mayo and spices acting as a binder. Came with pita chips. Had the 2 piece catfish basket. Catfish were very well... More 

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Thank Jon C
Roseburg, Oregon
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63 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended to us by foodie's in our RV park. Excellent blackened catfish, shrimp and coke slaw. Service wonderful. Outdoor seating!!

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Thank nannyonthego
Bartlett, Tennessee
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56 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here never disappoints they have some of the best catfish smoked pork chops half chicken and sides in all of Memphis.

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Thank jerome s
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is has a good atmosphere. The catfish plate is always hot the hush puppies are delicious. A little pricy for the fish, but it is tasty

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Thank Anita A
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We visited this location years ago and weren't impressed. We decided to try them again. I'm so glad we decided to try them again. We got there as the doors opened at 11am. The catfish was hot fresh and well seasoned. The hush puppies were really good too. The sweet tea was perfect Southern style extra sweet. Everything was GREAT!!!

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Thank Travelndinegirl
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered the 2 pc fish platter with cajun cabbage & coleslaw. Everything was seasoned well. Fish was fresh. Can't wait to try it again.

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Thank Angela H
Denver, Colorado
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259 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Fun atmosphere and friendly servers at this great spot for catfish. The macaroni and cheese is delicious and will not disappoint! This is good for lunch or dinner, casual atmosphere with phenomenal food!

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Thank Michael O
Oxford, Mississippi
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421 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is the first time we ate at Soul Fish Cafe. I had whole catfish with french fries, cajun cabbage, and hush puppies. Others in our party of five adults and two kids had: catfish fillets with mac & cheese, and a pork chop. Te kids had a grilled cheese sandwich and chicken nuggets. Everything was well prepared. Service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 862 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Cooper Young Community Association
  • Neighbourhood: Cooper Young Community Association
  • Phone Number: +1 901-725-0722

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?