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Murdocks Catfish

2612 Red Wolf Blvd, Jonesboro, AR 72401-7422
+1 870-206-7822
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (38 reviews)
“hush puppies” (8 reviews)
“french fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 15:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Fast food
€€ - €€€
2612 Red Wolf Blvd, Jonesboro, AR 72401-7422
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You'll not be disappointed by this catfish. I've eaten it all around the US and been disappointed lots of times by small fillets. Murdocks' is one of those places where you will get the best along with a slice of onion. Highly recommend.

Thank Neal V
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped by this evening for dinner, we are just visiting Jonesboro and have never eaten at Murdocks. Adequate parking, easy to get to, moderately priced. We both had catfish, fries, hush puppies, i had the okra while my wife had the beans. We enjoyed the...More

Thank Mlarsen880
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Two Very small pieces of catfish, two bites and done eating as it was so small - cashier said they were huge pieces when we ordered - had to order more food so I ordered a two piece thigh of chicken because the catfish was...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Always a good meal and you can`t beat the price. They give large servings that won`t break the bank. Great for lunch or dinner.

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This restaurant is operated by the son of the owner of Ron's Catfish (now Ray's Catfish) up on Dan Avenue. I was never very impressed with Ron's but Murdock's has got it right. I always order the catfish and crawdad combination and it is always...More

Thank rgrippo
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I love the catfish here but my 2 oldest kids like the catfish and the crawfish PoBoys! Catfish, baked potato, green beans, slaw, crawfish, and hush puppies—all SO good! And the lemonade is THE BEST I’ve ever had in a restaurant! Fast service. Love coming...More

Thank luvlifeandtravel
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Great catfish and fried crawfish tails cooked fresh when you order. The poboy sandwiches are also very good.

Thank Claud S
Reviewed 15 July 2018

My wife and I ate here on June 16th. We went there for the catfish, but I got side-tracked by the special: the Butterfly Shrimp Plate. Oops! The shrimp was so oily that it was only the oil that provided any flavor. It wasn't a...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Best catfish in town. Not greasy, but not fried to a crisp either, and it comes at a fair price. Sides aren't bad either.

Thank LovinLifeJoesboro
Reviewed 27 March 2018

My last trip there was when I made it home and found out my food (chicken and fries) was cold after being asked to pull up and waiting over 20 minutes in the drive-thru. I had to back up to the window just to see...More

Thank erikaj670
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2612 Red Wolf Blvd, Jonesboro, AR 72401-7422
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Jonesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 870-206-7822
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