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Brown's Catfish

1804 E Main St, Russellville, AR 72801-5333
+1 479-968-3360
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cinnamon rolls” (45 reviews)
“catfish” (117 reviews)
“ribs” (31 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1804 E Main St, Russellville, AR 72801-5333
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Anytime we are hungry for fish, we come to Brown's. The food is always hot and fresh. The service is outstanding! Any request is instantly acted upon.

Thank Blue H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I Love the Cajun catfish the first time I tried it, I fell in Love with it, and now when I go to Brown's to eat, that's my 1st priorty to grab is me some cajun fish, and now they serve fried chicken, you can't...More

Thank Evidence D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you enter Brown's Catfish, you immediately note the decorations--warm and homey. Beginning with the clerk/receptionist, your greeting is pleasant and uplifting. When you encounter Al, the owner, you feel like you've received a personal "hello," that you are welcomed and "known" as an old-timer....More

Thank lweng2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! Always friendly staff and the food is amazing. I’m not a big catfish fan but the spicy catfish is delicious. I love it all and the waitresses are always doing their jobs. A very organized restaurant.

Thank katelyn2007
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Outstanding fish, shrimp, ribs, and so much more. The best cinnamon rolls ever. Eaten there for years never a bad meal.

Thank ChuckArkansas
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Always enjoy Brown's Catfish. The buffet is fresh and so many thing to choose. They always greet you with a smile and come by your table to see if you need anything. We can always depend on Brown's for a good meal. We appreciate their...More

Thank Teresa J
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We love this restaurant! We go every week! They not only have great fish. The fried chicken is awesome.

Thank Nancy O
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Great food and friendly wait staff. The Gumbo is still one of my favorite items. Go by and tell Al hi..............................................................

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The best in southern fried catfish in my opinion. Buffet style all you can eat dining. Includes all the side items we love with good fish. Do not like fish? Try the BBQ ribs, wings, fried chicken, or chicken tenders. Salad bar is included with...More

Thank Tyson T
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Friendly! A good home atmosphere! Great food! Large selection! Top your own cinnamon rolls! Great service! Does not get any better!

Thank Ken P
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24 June 2017|
Response from Dwayne P | Reviewed this property |
I like it because it is always fresh and hot!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1804 E Main St, Russellville, AR 72801-5333
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Russellville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-968-3360
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