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Vernon's Kuntry Katfish

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5901 W. Davis St, Conroe, TX 77301
+1 936-760-3386
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food is always on point. Relish plate with the hushpuppies are awesome. Catfish has no equal in my book. Great atmosphere. Great friendly personnel working there. Had the fried scallops the last time we visited and was impressed with the flavor and the portion size. This among other reasons is why I always love coming here. Great food and great... More 

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Thank Luke S
Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The catfish was crispy and the pinto beans were flavorful. The hush puppies were moist and perky! I had a nice visit with a neighboring couple who said it was always great food. Reasonably priced too!

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Thank Jenniephotoprincess
Conroe, TX
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80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

People anywhere near Conroe know about this place! It's where you bring visitors, family or friends. Everything is consistently good and fresh. Buster is very meticulous in running a tight ship. The wait staff are all awesome and most are long time employees. Fried catfish, best chicken fried steak, and you have to try the Good Pie! Famous and one... More 

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Thank ftloos
Rowlett, Texas
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing much on the outside to set it apart but, oh my, the food!!!! The place never slows down, the food is down home and delicious and the prices are reasonable.

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Thank HappyGram5310
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I ate at Vernon's on a recent visit to Montgomery/Conroe. We had eaten here many years ago while living in College Station. It was just as good as we remembered. The fried catfish is the best in the country! I had grilled shrimp that was very good.

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Thank Greg P
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We don't get out this way too often, but we like to eat at Vernon's when we get a chance. The portions are huge: a small fried catfish place is more than most people can finish. The fish is very well done: not over or under cooked. Be sure and try the hush puppies and the green tomato relish. The... More 

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Thank Thomas G
Conroe
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sometimes you have a wait but it's worth it. Great catfish, shrimp, oysters as well as sides. Love the fried pickles. The service is always exceptional, the food always consistent.

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Thank David L
Taylors, South Carolina
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136 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of 11 had a Sunday dinner here. The server was efficient and kept the iced tea glasses filled. I had the chicken fried steak with white gravy, green beans, and mashed potatoes. It was a little over done, but still had good flavor. The beans had a bit of bacon. My husband had the grilled chicken breast. He... More 

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Thank Maelrarny
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Best southern food I've ever had. I would go there all the time if I could, and it's not too pricey.

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Thank Rhonda A
Buster B, General Manager at Vernon's Kuntry Katfish, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We would love to serve you all of the time. Make sure to come by when you can. We look forward to seeing you again. Best, Buster More 

Chelsea, Oklahoma, United States
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We came back twice and bought food to take home! Good service, really great cat fish and the hush puppies were fantastic. We all had different desserts and they were fantastic. I'm visiting family in this area, I'm from Oklahoma and this will be a favorite place for all of us in the future. No wonder it's always packed!!!

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Thank Linda A
Buster B, General Manager at Vernon's Kuntry Katfish, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent review! We are so happy to hear that we will be one of your favorites. We look forward to serving you again soon. Best, Buster More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5901 W. Davis St, Conroe, TX 77301
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Conroe
  • Phone Number: +1 936-760-3386
Description
Family owned and operated, Vernon's Kuntry Katfish provides home-style cooking in a casual and comfortable environment. Just like walking into a family member's living room and having a relaxing dinner, Kuntry Katfish has the same homey atmosphere with its panel wood walls, carpet floors and personal touches. We also feature a large room that is perfect any event.

Our large menu features many Southern favorites along with a broad spectrum of seafood (shrimp, scallops, oysters). Customer favorites include chicken fried steak, and of course, our famous katfish. Everything on our menu is cooked to order and made fresh every day - we guarantee consistent flavors and quality. We believe in high-quality products, large portions, and fast, friendly service.

Whether you're having a casual outing with the family or you're grabbing lunch with co-workers, Vernon's Kuntry Katfish is the perfect place to go. Also be sure to ask us about our full-service catering!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?