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Catfish King Restaurant - CLOSED

2220 West University Drive, Denton, TX 76201
+1 940-382-5606
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor29%
  • Terrible4%
21 Feb 2015
“Great catfish”
18 Feb 2015
“Friendly service! Good food!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
2220 West University Drive, Denton, TX 76201
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Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

I don't get to eat catfish as much as I want, (fried foods and all) and this is one of the few places I will eat it. Yes the decor is from the 50's and usually need scrubbing due to the aforementioned grease, and I...More

Thank KylesDad
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This is a nice place...mostly an older crowd...the folks are real friendly...the food comes out hot and the gravy is so gooood!

Thank John T
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Place looks like it was decorated in the 50's, dated, rustic wood decor and could use a good scrubbing, but the catfish is real good. Salad bar was clean enough but selection not very interesting, sides were not great and hush puppies very bland. Prices...More

Thank sticktogether
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Always fresh and cooked to perfection! Most meals come with catfish, fries, hushpuppies, coleslaw and red beans. Not hungry for fish they have chicken and shrimp as well as a salad bar where you can help yourself. Of course you must have some of their...More

Thank cahaden7
Reviewed 26 September 2014

Nearing the end of a 300 mile journey, I was interested in a little rest time and some good fried fish. Once again friends had suggested that Catfish King had good Catfish. The fish was okay, that is the best that I can say for...More

1  Thank BandaidKid
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Recent roadwork has made getting to this restaurant hard to get to sometimes, but if you love fried catfish it's worth it! Service is pretty good. If you have to wait that is because they are committed to giving you hot freshly prepared catfish and...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 28 July 2014

This is a great place for seafood. We always make a trip here when we are in town! The staff is always freindly.

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 16 July 2014

I love the food here it's always fresh and the people are always friendly. I can't believe some people can be so easily offended by southern hospitality. Whenever someone greets me with words like honey, darling, it makes me fill welcome. This place has the...More

Thank regina t
Reviewed 11 May 2014

This restaurant employees need some training on people skills. They need to stop calling people "honey", I do not appreciate having a 16 year girl.call me this term. I was told by a 19 year old manager this is a "southern thing". It is pure...More

1  Thank 643Tom_
Reviewed 6 March 2014

They have a "senior catch" that includes catfish, pinto beans, cole slaw, hush puppies and drink. The staff is friendly and courteous. You go through a line, but the food is brought to your table. They have a lot of other combos with chicken and...More

1  Thank Bluewing42
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2220 West University Drive, Denton, TX 76201
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Denton
  • Phone Number: +1 940-382-5606
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