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Cracklin Jacks Catfish Chicken

2560 39th St SW, Naples, FL 34117-7162
+1 239-774-6000
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (77 reviews)
“frog legs” (48 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (64 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2560 39th St SW, Naples, FL 34117-7162
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had my son and grandsons down for a visit and they wanted to try gator ... what a great local place with delicious food family style and unique menu items. Large portions. Very good service, friendly and very reasonably priced. A must try if...More

Thank TheStoneMaidenInn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here on a busy Friday night when the restaurant was completely full, but we only waited less than 10 minutes to be seated. Dinners are served with family-style sides or "vittles". There is plenty of food to go around! Their zucchini muffins are...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My expectations were exceeded over at Cracklin’ Jack’s. To start, we ordered the gator bites and hush puppies. I was surprised at how wonderful the gator bites were. They taste like chicken! The hush puppies were solid. I also ordered the fried shrimp, which was...More

Thank Will B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just ordered take-out; dry rub ribs, BBQ ribs and chicken with all the "fixins'! We couldn"t wait to get home! The food was delicious. We have never been disappointed with our food choices at Cracklin' Jacks. This is one of our "comfort food" spots...More

Thank Lee And Jim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I have enjoyed this restaurant for many years and things seemed to have only gotten better since moving to the new location. We timed our arrival so as to avoid the evening rush and there were only a half dozen cars in...More

Thank JEddleman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Real nice down home restaurant with friendly staff and tasty food. Dinner is served with home cooked style sharable vittles (sides) with your main dish. We had the gator tail and golden shrimp...both very well prepared and good to the last bite.

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Real taste of the south in a real swamp joint, food was brilliant, i had scallops, fried chicken and gator, portions are huge - every one leaves with a doggy bag - we did, and the bill is low. Great service great atmosphere always mobbed,...More

Thank Andrew W
rtellis444, Owner at Cracklin Jacks Catfish Chicken, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thanks for the review and recommendation, Andrew! We hope this means we will be seeing more of you in the future.

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Went there with my wife for lunch on Sunday. What a surprise. Ordered chicken liver and french fires, gravy and onion casserole. My wife got the grouper and chips. The liver was So-So, could have been tastier; seems like the batter was lacking seasoning. My...More

Thank Raymond B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This place knows how to do Old Florida. Although we liked the atmosphere at the old location the food is still awesome. The vitlens are side dishes and I mean side dishes. They bring the most amazing creamed onions, mashed potatoes and gravy, stewed tomatoes,...More

Thank Bernadette1352
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Fortunate to be able to catch up with friends for an early dinner at Cracklin' Jacks. Wholesome food great prices phenomenal service I think that says it all. We will definitely be returning.

Thank Vernon G
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19 November 2015|
Response from MikeRNaples | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be on the right / east side.
Carol B
17 January 2015|
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Response from Sheila L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I just checked my email and saw your question. It is on Collier Blvd. still just a few miles from the old one. It is where Porky's used to be. Right near the corner of Golden Gate Pkwy. It looks like you live a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2560 39th St SW, Naples, FL 34117-7162
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-774-6000
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