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Catfish Louie's

1825 East Highway 82, Gainesville, TX 76240
+1 940-665-2779
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (4 reviews)
“catfish” (21 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1825 East Highway 82, Gainesville, TX 76240
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good fried catfish. Many choices for veggies + dessert bar. Afternoon discount M-F for Sr. citizens. Will be eating again at Catfish Louie's

Thank jimmiec235
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Good sweet Lord - I'm not sure where all those other glowing reviews came from, but if it was from THIS place - someone hates us! Pea salad was....edible. Fried fish - well, it likely WAS fresh about 2, because by the time we got...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I found out about Catfish Louie's about 4 years ago from a recommendation. Catfish Louie's is located about 3 miles East on US-82 of of I-35 and Gainesville, TX. Easy to get to if your coming from the Dallas area. Heading north on I-35 toward...More

Thank JIM S
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

The People or Real Friendly Nice and Friendly. Excellent place to eat it also goes by the Name The New Ranch House.The New Ranch House ...New after the owners name.The food is So-So Good. It must be a Texas thing..all the food this weekend has...More

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We tried this twice and got sick both times. Precious familes enjoying a meal but this restaurant needs a visit by the Health Department! The drink machine broke as we came in and water was pouring everywhere, or it may have been soda! What a...More

Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 6 December 2016

If you are into mass quantities, this is your place. Food is buffet or sit down and order. An all you can eat type place but it good food and lots of it.

Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent buffet...definitely worth the pit stop!! Great food at a fair price and food options to accommodate every pallet! 👍

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Went in while visiting the Casino. The food was fantastic, the staff was attentive. The Veteran in the group got a discount because it was Veterans Day. Marvelous

Thank Nettie6565
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

A FULL buffet of GOOOOD home cooked COMFORT FOODS! From fried fish and all the "fixins" to delicious, fall off the bone, bar b qued ribs.....every bite was absolutely DELICIOUS!!! I WILL EVERYTIME I pass through Gainseville, Texas! (As this is on the way to...More

Thank MimiX3boys
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

When you sit down the waitress quickly brings the table an order of French fries, an order of hush puppies to go with one's pinto beans and the large plate with servings of coleslaw, dill pickles, sliced red onion and heavenly tomato pickles! Then the...More

Thank hledgerwood
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1825 East Highway 82, Gainesville, TX 76240
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 940-665-2779
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