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Henderson's - CLOSED

11885 Highway 36, Covington, GA 30014-7434
+1 770-786-3775
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
28 Sep 2016
“A Catfish Tradition”
21 Sep 2016
“Best Catfish in town”
Restaurant Hours Closed
11885 Highway 36, Covington, GA 30014-7434
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Glad to have had the opportunity to visit and eat the fried catfish a week before the closure of this family run business.

Thank Opernbesucherin
Reviewed 22 September 2016

If you love catfish then Henderson's is the place. Best in town and plus hushpuppies and best sweet tea. They have steak, chicken, shrimp, plus much more fixed the southern way.

Thank gloriasE2641HL
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The sad news is that the DOT road expansion project will close them down. The good news is that they are still open and we are able to enjoy great southern cooking. Their hushpuppies are the best I have ever had in my 62 years...More

Thank Elvis4vr
Reviewed 10 August 2016

laws have mercy this is a fish house beyond compare. doesn't have to be all you can eat as three will right near fill up a body. bring them young men with you when you gets down to all you can eat fried fingerling catfish....More

Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Have eaten numerous times at Henderson's and always enjoyed it. Great catfish and homestyle vegetables, Not fancy, but always great food.

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 16 May 2016

If you have to have good fried catfish and don't want to drive to Mississippi, check out Henderson's. Served with dill pickle slaw and maybe the best hush puppies I ever tried. Well run family restaurant with local patrons supporting for many years. It's no...More

Thank Dale W
Reviewed 29 October 2015

fried fingerling catfish, hush puppies, frozen fried potatoes, and cole slaw chopped so fine they cut out the crunch, but added a dash of pickle relish and sweet tea served in all you can eat portions or two and three pieces of fish per order.sweet...More

1  Thank Bbqman3341
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Great country food and wonderful service! Staff is genuine! Catfish and veggies are always a win! Don't be fooled by the building! Family owned and operated for years.

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We have been here for fish but decided to stop for Sunday lunch when they have meat and vegetables since we were in the area. We had cube steak and vegetables. You get plenty of food, and the $6.99 included meat and 2 or 3...More

Thank gardener5082
Reviewed 23 May 2015

I have eaten here twice! Their specialty is Catfish and you can get it in whole filets (with bones) or finger filets (boneless). Both are delicious. The owner comes around to each table to see how your meal is. Her family has owned the restaurant...More

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  • Address: 11885 Highway 36, Covington, GA 30014-7434
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 770-786-3775
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