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The Fish House

244 N Jackson St, Americus, GA 31709-3519
+1 229-924-5177
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (5 reviews)
“crab legs” (2 reviews)
“mullet” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
244 N Jackson St, Americus, GA 31709-3519
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

The low country boil is a just try it will easily feed 2 people or more. The cheese grits is very good too. The fried piclkes is flavorful but slightly on the saltier side. The jalapeno slaw is definitely fabulous but not for the faint...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

While visiting America‘s tonight, I stopped into this quaint looking little restaurant. I love seafood and thought perhaps this was good place to dine. The first thing that I noticed was a horrible smell of old fish. They had multiple electric fans running and it...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It's a hole in the wall but great low country boil, only $13.99 and enough for 2 and there's beer! What more can you ask for. We try to go there every time we are in town. Bring your patience, they make it from scratch.

Thank Hotelreviews2013
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Had lunch with a friend on a Wednesday. He had the whole catfish lunch special and I had the mullet. Could not have been better and at ten dollars it is a great value. The sides such as fried okra and jalapeño cole slaw are...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My husband and I went with two of our children. One got the hot dog, and three of us shared the steamer pot - 2 lbs of crab legs and 1 lb of boiled shrimp. It was plenty of food, and really not priced bad...More

Thank stratton890
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This used to be a fairly good fish place for a quick takeout or eat in. Fresh fish sandwiches, platters, etc. or takehome. Not any more. limited variety, mostly lower species -- mullet, cat, spot, etc, not the better varieties -- salmon, mackerel, mussels, clams,...More

Thank camptown r
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We had just arrived in Americus and were looking for a quick Friday night meal. The Fish House was the closest to the hotel, so we decided to give it a try. The fish tacos were OK, but not great. The Fish House is definitely...More

Thank Jo Anne R
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

I read the reviews on this place and occasionally I will eat at local places just to have a different experience. The reviews already warned that the place was no looker but the food was good. I beg to differ. I called in my order...More

Thank Latasha S
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I didn't stay and eat. Didn't look clean. I ordered an iced tea. It tasted exactly like water. It has outdoor seating but the tables looked like they hadn't been cleaned in a while. No wifi.

Thank Flo J
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Great seafood. Fresh from the Gulf! Delicious shrimp, catfish, scallops with the fixin's--collard greens, hush puppies. INCREDIBLE tartar sauce made with FRESH DILL!!! Good beer to accompany it all.

Thank Susan G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 N Jackson St, Americus, GA 31709-3519
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Americus
  • Phone Number: +1 229-924-5177
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