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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” (144 reviews)
“frog legs” (27 reviews)
“hush puppies” (97 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:30 pm Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
5830 McArdle Rd Ste 12, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-3472
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dined there last evening. All was excellent including some of the best catfish I have ever had. Gumbo was very good also. Hush puppies were great. Wonderful service..No negatives . Oh,what a great dining experience . I will return soon .

Thank James L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited based on the t/a reviews and the distance from our hotel. We had the fried pickles as an appetizer and they were huge. The gumbo was great and loaded with shrimp. My wife and I both had catfish and shrimp. The portions were...More

Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New friends from Michigan were looking for great shrimp so we took them to Catfish Charlie's and they weren not disappointed. They enjoyed the entire meal, shrimp, hush puppies, black beans ,and fries. They went back the next day on their own to get the...More

Thank mrseagee1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was decent but the bathrooms were horrible, there was water on the floor, trash over flowing, flies, smudges on the toilet bowl

Thank Countrymusiclov... R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like good freshly fried catfish and great hush puppies, along with lots of other good things, this is your place to go. It is a cute and casual atmosphere, always offering tasty fried cat fish, fried shrimp and lots of hush puppies! The...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunch time after the crowds. Shrimp, fries, coleslaw and beans. Excellent preparation. Love their hush puppies with jalapenos. Coleslaw is the kind I like with a tangy flavor. Red Beans were very good and had a spicy flavor. Shrimp cooked well and crunchy coating. This...More

Thank CAHI57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just good food! Great Catfish and shrimp. Delicious gumbo. Great for families and kids! Try the shrimp stuffed with oysters and wrapped in bacon.

Thank JoJoHill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had about a 30 minute wait - the restaurant is not that large but the wait was worth it. Once seated we were immediately greeted by a server. Our food came out quickly and was very good. Don't expect a baked potato because they...More

Thank 646beverleyk
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Always worth the wait. Visited at 6:30 on a Friday night, the restaurant was hoppin'. After an approximate wait of 30 minutes we were seated and received attentive service and exceptional food. This restaurant can handle large groups or a cozy pair for dining.

Thank lgshebesta
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Husband and I come here frequently for the fried shrimp. It is some of the best fresh shrimp around. The hush puppies are a great starter. They keep you occupied until your main course arrives. Very unpretentious. This is just down home cooked food. The...More

Thank jackkip
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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