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Catfish Plantation

814 Water St, Waxahachie, TX 75165-3260
+1 972-937-9468
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Cajun & Creole, Seafood
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814 Water St, Waxahachie, TX 75165-3260
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Birthday party here was great, excellent food and great service. Blacked catfish was tender and juicy. Everyone enjoyed the atmosphere, including the ghost stories. Supposed the place is haunted but nothing happened.

Thank Kara G
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We are long-time patrons, and travel more than an hour each time we visit. We return many times each year for the great fish, excellent service, and charm of this quaint old home. The restaurant operates within an old 19th century home, purported to be...More

Thank Art_in_Frisco
Reviewed 5 April 2018

I went with a friend to eat at the Catfish Plantation out of curiosity because it supposedly has a resident ghost. LOL. Despite the ghost the food was really good! I am not a fan of catfish, so my friend had the all you can...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We found this place years ago and drive 4 hours to have fun and eat here. The catfish is the best any where and the bread pudding is to die for. Also the best any where and we have had thousands of bread pudding. Service...More

Thank robrick31
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We took my Inlaws for their anniversary and were very disappointed. First there was a wait and when they did seat us there were only 2 other tables there. They brought 4 rolls and when we asked for butter were told she would have to...More

Thank Jean S
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are new to thge Waxahachie area, he loves catfish so we decided to try this place out. Lucky us we chose all you can eat night😁Great service, price, and the taste of fish. Was concerned that it was Swai but the...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying I was with a group of 10 people and were in Waxahachie doing Christmas activities for the weekend. We were all looking forward to eating at Catfish Plantation with it being haunted AND yummy catfish, too. We called to let...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

In town on business. Found this place by accident. Am I glad I did! Everything was excellent. Had the Cajun catfish with coleslaw and red beans and rice. Cooked to perfection. If you are ever in the area you will be happy if you stop...More

Thank pac2430
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Off the beaten path, surrounded by Hundred year old homes! Catfish was perfectly breaded (lightly), hush puppies were magnificent! Very good wine selection of you have a meal that calls for wine. Stall is very friendly and courteous! Bread pudding is to die for!

Thank byronc723
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for over 20years. The food is always very good. There is always a long wait, this is not a place to go if you are in a hurry!

Thank Semperfimama
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Dawn L
24 October 2017|
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Response from Aon28 | Reviewed this property |
There is an internet service which you can use by googling the restaurant's name and gift certificate. I have never used this service but it is worth a look. Trip Advisor will not allow me to post the website in the... More
Robert H
5 September 2016|
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Response from tickhicks | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they are. Have you looked at there web page? If you look them up it should bring you to there web page.
17 September 2015|
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Response from CatfishPlantation | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. No, we do not require reservations. For more information please go to our website it is our name with the com at the end. We hope to meet you soon. Shawn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 814 Water St, Waxahachie, TX 75165-3260
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Waxahachie
  • Phone Number: +1 972-937-9468
  • E-mail
The best southern comfort food and catfish around and the most haunted restaurant you will ever visit!
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