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Catfish Charlie's

5830 McArdle Rd Ste 12, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-3472
+1 361-993-0363
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (141 reviews)
“frog legs” (26 reviews)
“hush puppies” (93 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5830 McArdle Rd Ste 12, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-3472
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great family place shrimp were nice size & tasty but only 3 come on the plate Catfish had wonderful flavor but a little soggy. Home made Sangria! Fantastic waitress!!!

Thank Tammy E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We typically visit Catfish Charlie's for a meal when we are in Corpus Christi. This visit was a big disappointment for our family. The catfish is usually crisp on the outside and tender inside, but this time it was tough and chewy. Many of the...More

Thank TexasMom333
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I ate here with some coworkers based on one of their recommendations. The service was excellent and the seafood was very good. You get free hush puppies too! I would definitely return when in the area.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The coleslaw & beans yes! I couldn't taste the fish because the pieces were so small and no fries!!!

Thank Godlikeme1
Reviewed 17 October 2017

STOP!!! Looking for a Great Restaurant! This the place "Catfish Charlie's". Name says it all. Super seafood and delicious steaks. Everyone was super friendly and nice. Very reasonable prices too!

Thank KitKatsMeow17
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Lunch food was very good. Not outstanding. But we were very pleased with the price, service and quantity of food (unlike the place we ate the night before). I would certainly eat here again.

Thank AK_Steve_AK
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The name says it all. They have perfected the way to cook catfish. Need I say more. Plenty of options to choose from.

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We love fried seafood; that being said, we try not to indulge too often. So, when we do, we really want it to be good. And Catfish Charlie's seafood is VERY good. Lots and lots of delicious seafood served to us by a friendly waitress...More

Thank JoAnne J
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

A catfish place that is a local cornerstone. Was going when I got here about 40 years ago. Eaten there when my tastebuds told me "You want some fried catfish and hush puppies real bad!" Alas calories are a real concern for this fat man...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This classic fried seafood restaurant is simple Casual dinning with large portions and good food. The Cajun theme plays well in a no nonsense atmosphere. Good place for a quick lunch on your seafood favorites!!

Thank AliceDoc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5830 McArdle Rd Ste 12, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-3472
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-993-0363
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