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Crider's Rodeo & Dance Hall

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Address: 8314 Hwy 39, Hunt, TX
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Fried Catfish Rustic Setting

On Friday evenings only, from Memorial Day to Labor Day, Crider's serves delicious fried catfish In a very unpretentious manner. Servings are large, medium and small (childrens... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
Jack S
Hunt, Texas
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Hunt, Texas
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

On Friday evenings only, from Memorial Day to Labor Day, Crider's serves delicious fried catfish In a very unpretentious manner. Servings are large, medium and small (childrens) and consists of pieces of fried catfish, hush puppies, french fries, coleslaw, okra gumbo and pinto beans. Beer, iced tea or bottled water may purchased when you place your order with and pay... More 

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Hurst, Texas
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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This is the epitome of small town Texas. It is really all of the things that make Texas great. It's fun for adults and kids. If you're in the area on a Saturday night, do yourself a favor and go!

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Hunt, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Whether you are young or old a regular to the Texas Hill Country or a visitor, Crider's on a Saturday evening is the place to see and be seen. In boots and jeans or Topsiders and seer sucker casual families and friends turn out in droves for beer, hamburgers , rodeo and live country music and dancing. Relax share your... More 

1 Thank P H
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Reviewed 3 December 2014

From Memorial Day to Labor Day, our Saturday nights are spent on the cornmeal dusted concrete dance floor of Crider's Dance and Rodeo. These days, we have a standing reservation at a picnic table on the river side of the dance floor, but when our girls were little, we would situate ourselves along the parking lot fence so that we... More 

1 Thank Kathleen C
San Antonio, Texas, Usa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014

we live in the area, and are season ticketholders at Criders. memorial day through labor day, every Friday night is the fish fry. fabulous. then Saturday night is rodeo. husband used to come here in the 1970's and be IN the rodeo. now we very much enjoy watching those kids. put our 5 yr old grandson in mutton bustin the... More 

3 Thank Jennifer F
Hunt, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2014

My Grandparents first went to Crider's in the 1930's, not much has changed. Still run by the same family with the same values. If you want to see what Texas was like for the past three generations it is a must. Go early around 8:30 pm and have a hamburger then stay for the dance, let the younger generation close... More 

2 Thank RioVistaGA
San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 26 August 2013

Headed here to enjoy and evening out and enjoy our favorite band Jody Nix. We first ate at the cafe and there is a somewhat varied menu of fried items. We ordered a burger/fries and chicken strips/fries with two cokes. This came to a little over $16. Make a note that they DO NOT TAKE PLASTIC. They only accept cash... More 

4 Thank LAH28
Plano, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2013

I visited Crider's for a night of two and three-step. The band also played some CW waltz, CW swing, CW cha-cha and a number of line dances for those who don't partner dance. I even managed to dance a bolero, which is not something you'd expect of a country western open-aired "hall" with a concrete dance floor. At the start... More 

2 Thank fogllama
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Drove to Crider's for some food, take in some Rodeo action and topped off the night with some Texas Two Stepping. The food is reasonable and the best deal are the burgers, the Rodeo was fun and exciting with a real Family friendly Atmosphere, saw Bull Riding, Calf Roping, Bronco riding and several other events. After the Rodeo we walked... More 

1 Thank Wayne E
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Reviewed 3 March 2013 via mobile

Crider's is an outdoor dance hall that is open during the summer months. They have great live music on the weekends, and you will see people of all ages two stepping around the floor. This is a Hill Country tradition. Food is available, but mediocre. The real draw is the dancing, and the rodeo that happens prior to the opening... More 

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