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Jerry's Catfish House

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Hwy 49 S., Florence, MS 39073
+1 601-845-8860
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 21:30
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2 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband and I drove here from Collins, MS because the catfish is so good here. I'm not a big "whole catfish" fan, but it is absolutely amazing here. The hush puppies are bite size perfection. This is really a great place to dine.

Thank Arquita K
Jackson, Mississippi, Usa
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best Catfish anywhere! Fillet or whole, great service and flavor. You will not be disappointed! They also have great boiled shrimp and fried oysters.

Thank Mark W
Watkinsville, Georgia, United States
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here about a year ago and had to come back. It's a simple place, but the catfish is really good. The hushpuppies are good too along with a side of fried dill pickles.

Thank Kevin S
Brandon, Mississippi
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62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and wife were wanting some catfish so we journeyed over to Jerry's. They have the best Catfish around!! We ordered the all you can eat fillets. Got appetizer of fried dill pickles and they were great! Got fries, hush puppies and cole slaw. The hush puppies are really good also! Don't eat slaw so cant say anything about it.... More 

Thank shrport
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have traveled across the country and dined at all kinds of establishments, high brow and low. After attending service with my host family, I asked where to go for some good catfish...this was the place they recommended. I was warned the lines would be long and service a little slow, but the food was supposed to be worth it.... More 

Thank Rosy A
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome! The structure is unique and rich in history of Florence. It's always dependable and EVERYONE loves it!

Thank Dreamweaver2017
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106 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is a World renowned catfish house. People come from everywhere to try this great place. It's very rare to get poor service and they are usually very busy. Come early or be prepared to wait. Wait line usually extends to the parking lot. Best all-you-can-eat catfish you can get. Whole and filet catfish are available with a full menue... More 

Thank Devildog126
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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679 reviews
573 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

If your hungry and looking for friend catfish Jerry's is the place to be, every time I'm in Mississippi I'm @ Jerry's. Great food great service.

Thank Wade G
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Housed in a unique igloo shaped dome structure that must have an interesting history. Often a long wait, but it's great catfish! All you can eat or À la carte. I choose all! The servers are friendly and eager to insure that you get all you want to eat, No slowing down on fish delivery. Sides are good too! Their... More 

Thank Davitar2016
Baltimore, Maryland
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49 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

On our very first visit, we stopped by en route home from a road trip. We walked into the establishment to find a line backed up to the door. We waited 30 minutes to sit at a table. Once we were sat we waited an additional 15-20 to have our order taken. Once our order was taken we noticed the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 49 S., Florence, MS 39073
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 601-845-8860

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?