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Fred's Fish House

44 Highway 101 Cutoff, Mountain Home, AR 72653-7864
+1 870-492-5958
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“hush puppies” (49 reviews)
“catfish” (132 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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44 Highway 101 Cutoff, Mountain Home, AR 72653-7864
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Reviewed yesterday

BEST hush puppies in the world! The coleslaw was great, it had a mayo base... and of course the big portions. But they have kind of high prices, you kind of expect that for the lake. But they have a great lunch menu that is...More

Thank Brandy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner while in Cancun. The ceviche was very large portion (enough for 2 or 3). Good drinks and great view of lagoon. Main courses were more average. I would highly recommend making a meal of the ceviche with drinks. Also makes it more economical...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My family and I stopped here passing through town. The food was amazing! I highly recommend the Cajun catfish! We will definitely be back.

Thank Kacey D
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent meal and service tonight at Fred’s. The server was fast and friendly, very attentive. The coleslaw and sides were super fresh. The portions for dinner are huge. I will share a plate next time. The catfish was fresh, cooked perfectly. It has been a...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Started out with mushrooms - good but lots of salty batter. One of us had clam chowder and another bean soup. Both were good. Walleye and catfish were good - very hot. Waitress was excellent - she only works weekends. Went on an early Sunday...More

Thank jr2017H2O
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Not as good as the original "Freds Fish House" at Cord, AR, but then none of the other "Freds" are. Still well managed with large portions of fish and all the trimmings. Definitely worth checking out if you like catfish.

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I had the wall eye my husband had the Cajun catfish. Both dishes were very good. And the service was very good. Good location, just outside mountain home ar.

Thank Louise G
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Worse service ever! The only good attitude or “give a care” in the entire establishment was the delightful, happy, hardworking bus boy that brought us our drinks. He knew that Blue Moon comes with an orange wedge and a frosty mug. Our waitress was asked...More

2  Thank Larry D
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We eat at Freds Fish House about twice a month. Awesome! Food is excellent and service is good. Great atmosphere. If you go early, you can enjoy a view of the lake while dining.

Thank Lyn K
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Amazing catfish and hushpuppies. Recommended by all the locals and they were right. We had it two nights in a row, it was so good. Service was also terrific. The portions were huge! Personally, I'd skip the JoJos and have more hushpuppies.

Thank SherriToddStatler
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Diane F
14 May 2017|
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Response from Darryl D | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know yes they do
Sharon H
21 September 2015|
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Response from BilB36 | Reviewed this property |
m.-t.-w. 11:00am To 8:00pm t.-f.-s. 11:00am To 9:00pm Sunday 11:00am To 8:oopm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Highway 101 Cutoff, Mountain Home, AR 72653-7864
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Mountain Home
  • Phone Number: +1 870-492-5958
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