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Jumpin Catfish

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1861 S Ridgeview Rd, Olathe, KS 66062-2288
+1 913-829-3474
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Overland Park, Kansas
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101 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

My wife and I have been frequent patrons of this casual but fantastic eatery for over 27 years. As a matter of fact, owner Dave Hampton catered out wedding back in 91. Much more than fresh catfish, from exotic foods to traditional, Dave offers over 27 items to pick from. My wife's favorite is the boiled all you can eat... More 

Thank Woody1048
Tonganoxie, Kansas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

My Wife, my Brother-in-law, Sister-in-law and myself ate there this evening, 11/05/16. we had a wonderful experience with great food and great service. David, the owner, was a hands on owner and took pride in his business. i am in a wheelchair and got in with no problems at all. Being an outdoors person and one who works for Kansas... More 

Thank michael66086
Ottawa, Kansas, United States
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Excellent crab, good size legs and they just keep bringing them on! Caution, don't fill up on the hushpuppies, beans and coleslaw (which are all great).

Thank Stephen W
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I really enjoy the decor of this place. It has a relaxing atmosphere. This restaurant is very good and the menu has various types of wild game. Its side dishes are served as family style. Always enough to eat.

Thank Frank D
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86 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Went for the all you can eat catfish was cooked great hush puppies on the side made a great dinner for our out of town guest who love catfish.

Thank gslincorp
Olathe, Kansas
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We went to this restaurant last night. I ordered the chicken dinner. We had a long wait and at least 4 other tables came in after us and they all got their order while we were still waiting (30+minutes). I asked the waiter if they forgot our order. When we finally got the meal I cut into my chicken and... More 

Thank amcn180
Olathe, United States
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great food, great service, unique atmosphere. All you can eat crab legs on Thursday nights are excellent. Hushpuppies truly remind me of down home cooking. Coleslaw, hushpuppies and beans and ham included in meal price. Very attentive waitstaff.

Thank Tina O
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160 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The food was OK, the service was good. Lots of food for the money. Enjoyed the slaw and beans that came out first. The building is clean but aged.

Thank WillySpr
Kansas City, Missouri
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63 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I dine here quite often. We both love seafood and this is much better than the madness at the casinos. Crab legs are my favorite and on Thursdays and Sundays they offer all you can eat. It's not fancy but it's reasonably priced and overall a nice place to dine.

Thank Kdjohnson69
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I go to Jumpin' Catfish at least once a month so I have tried several things on the menu. My favorites are the country fried steak, the duck, and the cajun flavored catfish. The frog legs and tilapia are also good. As a bonus, this restaurant serves free pre- appetizers. The hush puppies are absolutely delicious! The... More 

Thank Alicia A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1861 S Ridgeview Rd, Olathe, KS 66062-2288
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olathe
  • Phone Number: +1 913-829-3474
Our farm-raised, grain-fed catfish is far superior to his muddy river cousin. Scientifically-bred and carefully tended, he has all but acquired a pedigree now that Gourmet magazine rates him the third-best-selling fish in America.Higher in protein than most meats, our freshwater catfish is becoming exceedingly popular among health-conscious American diners-and with good reason. Not only is our catfish low in cholesterol, fat and calories, he also rates high in aesthetic appeal since he has no fishy smell.It is also nutritious, healthy and downright delicious. Now, will we see you at the Annual World Catfish Festival in Mississippi next year? Or at least back at the Jumpin' Catfish next week! We will also cater for 40-500 people just about anywhere!! We come to you and cook in our catering wagon so all the food is cooked and hot on the spot!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?