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A J's Fish House

5375 N Fm 17, Alba, TX 75410-2645
+1 903-473-4198
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“catfish” (13 reviews)
“boiled shrimp” (5 reviews)
“hush puppies” (5 reviews)
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5375 N Fm 17, Alba, TX 75410-2645
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are a fan of fried catfish, then this is your place. It is an all you can eat buffet, but note, virtually everything but the salad bar is deep fried. I personally can't eat enough to warrant the price, but it is still...More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Have eaten there many times. Last night was not good. Service was awesome but fish was terrible. Over half of what we got was not edible. Everything else was so so, but not like it use to be. Was extremely disappointed and will wait a...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Worst food I've ever had there. The fish has gotten really sorry, must be coming from China or Vietnam. Strong fish taste, greasy, muddy and chunks of belly meat! Told more than one employee. Paid our money and left.

Thank Kcknana
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food is - edible. Fried food buffet. Way too expensive for the area -- unless you just like to gorge yourself on average fried food like you would poor out of a bag and pop in the oven. It is a popular place --...More

Thank Phyllis G
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Get there early....they open at 4:00. Salad bar, soup, shrimp, boiled or fried and catfish. Fried okra, potatoes and so much more. Don't forget dessert, cobbler and ice cream. All You Can Eat. Go Hungry.

Thank judyhQ3383TY
Reviewed 20 March 2017

First time to try this place out this past Sunday. Everyone ( about 40 of us) in our group got the buffet. For me it seemed a little expensive for what you get, unless you can eat a lot. The fried fish was good but...More

Thank fwcsportnut
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The crowded parking lot tells how well liked this place is. It is a buffet and seating is fast and the service is good. All you can eat fried catfish, shrimp, and sides plus spicy good boiled shrimp. The owner is always close at hand...More

Thank Redwine839
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited AJ's for a late dinner. We had the all you can eat buffet and it did not disappoint. The catfish was great! There was plenty of great tasting food and great homemade desserts. Great location on Lake Fork and a...More

Thank hayward123
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Casual dress. Great food. Recommend the buffet. BYOB. Very nice. Right on lake fork. Close to grocery stores and town.

Thank Garry P
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Same old stuff. Frozen fried seafood put out for people to graze on. Very crowded and expensive for what it is. I don't under stand quantity over quality when it comes to food.

Thank texasd2014
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5375 N Fm 17, Alba, TX 75410-2645
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Alba
  • Phone Number: +1 903-473-4198
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