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Catfish Louie's

1825 East Highway 82, Gainesville, TX 76240
+1 940-665-2779
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible19%
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“hush puppies” (4 reviews)
“catfish” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Barbecue
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
1825 East Highway 82, Gainesville, TX 76240
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to pull in to catfish Louie’s /Neu Ranchouse on our way through town because of the crowded parking lot. The building has seen better days but it was full of locals. We tried the buffet and it was delicious. The vegetables were fresh...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Its a really laid back place with a great buffet. Especially the catfish. Also has great service with an excellent staff. I give it a firm 5 stars.

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Good fried catfish. Many choices for veggies + dessert bar. Afternoon discount M-F for Sr. citizens. Will be eating again at Catfish Louie's

Thank jimmiec235
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Good sweet Lord - I'm not sure where all those other glowing reviews came from, but if it was from THIS place - someone hates us! Pea salad was....edible. Fried fish - well, it likely WAS fresh about 2, because by the time we got...More

1  Thank George M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I found out about Catfish Louie's about 4 years ago from a recommendation. Catfish Louie's is located about 3 miles East on US-82 of of I-35 and Gainesville, TX. Easy to get to if your coming from the Dallas area. Heading north on I-35 toward...More

Thank JIM S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The People or Real Friendly Nice and Friendly. Excellent place to eat it also goes by the Name The New Ranch House.The New Ranch House ...New after the owners name.The food is So-So Good. It must be a Texas thing..all the food this weekend has...More

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We tried this twice and got sick both times. Precious familes enjoying a meal but this restaurant needs a visit by the Health Department! The drink machine broke as we came in and water was pouring everywhere, or it may have been soda! What a...More

Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 5 December 2016

If you are into mass quantities, this is your place. Food is buffet or sit down and order. An all you can eat type place but it good food and lots of it.

Thank DAVID Y
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent buffet...definitely worth the pit stop!! Great food at a fair price and food options to accommodate every pallet! 👍

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Went in while visiting the Casino. The food was fantastic, the staff was attentive. The Veteran in the group got a discount because it was Veterans Day. Marvelous

Thank Nettie6565
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1825 East Highway 82, Gainesville, TX 76240
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 940-665-2779
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