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The Catfish House

11500 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-5230
+1 772-545-7733
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“catfish” (47 reviews)
“hush puppies” (30 reviews)
“frog legs” (11 reviews)
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11500 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-5230
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Have traditionally visited the Catfish House each trip to Stuart for over 15 years. Best seafood, best service. Great experience. we take all who visit to the Catfish House. DO NOT SAY NO to the Key Lime pie....it is fantastic

Thank cookiechiv
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Worth the effort to visit. My catfish was cooked to perfection. Wife had Fried Shrimp, also excellent. Rounded out with cole slaw, hush puppies, cheese grits. Reasonably priced with excellent service.

Thank Hershdc
Reviewed 8 October 2017

So happy they are open after Hurricane Irma and their vacation. It was closed for what seemed forever...but in reality only a month, I sure missed it. I love this little place. It is very low key and laid back, and the food is terrific....More

Thank Cracker1963
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Best fried catfish. Best fried shrimp. Love the 'ambiance'. Love the staff. Will drive out of our way for a meal.

Thank ksam916
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Very casual but nice atmosphere. Seating a bit tight. Service was excellent. Catfish fillets, fried shrimp and fried oysters yummy. Cheese grits and fries very good. Fried scallops breading was soggy and fell off. Portions generous. Though a bit pricey for atmosphere and quality.

Thank ssjwis
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had frogs legs as an appetizer. I'm not sure where they found the frogs but those were the biggest frogs legs I've ever had! Fried oysters for me. Perfection!! This place is a hidden treasure. Well worth a visit!

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The fried shrimp was fantastic and the service was great. Will definitely go again. My husband had the fried catfish and enjoyed that as well.

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We normally stay away from fried food, but made an exception and were glad we did.I had a dish of 1/2 Catfish and 1/2 Fried Chicken. There was boneless farm grown catfish and Lake Okeechobee bone in catfish. We tried both but found the smaller...More

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We come here every time we're in the area: husband loves the gator bites, and I adore the fried catfish. It's seriously a master class in how to fry fish, shrimp, and salmon. It's also about 2/3 the price of what they could charge for...More

Thank Meg P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Catfish House is a staple in Hobe Sound, FL. Food is always consistent. They have more on the menu than just catfish. Good place for dinner. Crowded during season but not during the summer.

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Kay L
29 October 2017|
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Response from hsnfl1 | Reviewed this property |
There is no outside seating. Unless you have a registered service dog, no dogs are allowed.
10 March 2017|
Response from Philomena D | Reviewed this property |
I do not know, you can call 772-545-7733
10 March 2017|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
They serve beer & wine, so I doubt it.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11500 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound, FL 33455-5230
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Hobe Sound
  • Phone Number: +1 772-545-7733
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