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Punkin's Catfish Bar-B-Que & Catfish

1911 W Grant Ave, Pauls Valley, OK 73075-9259
+1 405-238-2320
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Really good catfish”
3 weeks ago
“Locals say best in town”
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
$$ - $$$
1911 W Grant Ave, Pauls Valley, OK 73075-9259
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We love the fish at Punkins. It is consistently delicious. Lots of other choices, but we always order the fish. Give it a try

Thank LynnRDH
Reviewed 1 week ago

The catfish here was some of the best I have had and that is huge compliment from this Southern Gal.The bread was awesome! The beans were great too! The ribs were really good. I am so glad we shared a plate as it was a...More

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the friendly, "Hello, sit anywhere you want" to the "Bye, thanks for coming" and everything in between, this was a great lunch. The fried green tomatoes and zucchini strips were done just right, be careful as they were temperature hot. The onion rings, not...More

Thank javablood
Reviewed 1 week ago

We try to stop by here when we are driving through Oklahoma. The catfish is really good, and they give you big portions.

Thank mpgrandpa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I always rely on Trip Advisor reviews when traveling, but I also asked a couple locals where to eat and they all recommended Punkins. The portions are huge. I ordered the ribs, 4 huge ribs which automatically came with pinto beans, coleslaw, Texas toast and...More

Thank Sharon V
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I'm pretty picky about BBQ, this place has pretty good ribs. I would stop by and eat here again the next time I'm in town.

Thank Dleep
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped for dinner on our way to Ardmore. Ribs and catfish were very good. Restaurant needs to be updated. Service was ok, they were very busy.

Thank Missingbarney
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We have stopped in many times over the years, and it's just not what it once was. The catfish is only fair, and the service was very poor. Only one sever on Sunday afternoon. After waiting for our check, we had to go to the...More

Thank trans4med
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We stopped here on our way to Galveston, saw their billboard. I really enjoyed my catfish and hushpuppies. So glad we stopped.

Thank casinocim
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great small town restaurant, all the food is really good and service is always perfect. Food is a little over priced and they charge extra for everything, Except the free pickle bar. But besides that you shouldn't be disappointed. Ribs and steak fingers are always...More

Thank Eric G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1911 W Grant Ave, Pauls Valley, OK 73075-9259
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Pauls Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 405-238-2320
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