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Scott's Catfish & Seafood

2480 Highway 33, Ruston, LA 71270-5093
+1 318-232-7500
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (24 reviews)
“hush puppies” (9 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
2480 Highway 33, Ruston, LA 71270-5093
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered from the menu instead of bar. What a great choice. Very pleased with food quality and quantity.

Thank 4545Barbara
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

About $30+tip. Catfish was great. Gave us all the hush puppies you wanted, nice & hot. Salad bar was good & good selection. Wait staff was friendly & returned to check on us many times. Only con is you pay when you order & are...More

Thank aawoody
Reviewed 9 January 2018

It is a little pricey, but delicious. The best time to go is during lunchtime for the all you can eat buffet

Review collected in partnership with Country Inns & Suites By Radisson
Thank mdmthree2014
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is the best catfish place in Ruston. Nice basic menu from which you order when you enter. We had grilled catfish and fried shrimp, and both were excellent. Scott's does a lot of take-out business, so the restaurant is quiet, compared to other popular...More

Thank Julie L
Betty B, Owner at Scott's Catfish & Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Julie, thank you for stating what we hope others discover: Great catfish in a nice location, even if it is a little farther out. Hwy 33, just 1.5 miles from the Interstate, but worth the drive. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 16 August 2017

I have only been to Scotts on Sunday afternoons. They are a good place to do a quick in and out after church on Sunday. Not sure about other times of the week. On Sunday, they offer a buffet as part of their meal options...More

Thank sherryl67
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Very seldom does Scott's disappont us. There is are fried, grilled, boiled and broiled seafood options and good vegetables on the side..my favorite i the new potato salad. Most of the people working here have been helpful and pleasant. They are accomodating with special oders....More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I stopped for lunch at Scott's Catfish and Seafood on my way to TX on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. I was looking for something local, and, hopefully, good. I got it! The food was just great! I had the catfish, with beans and cheese grits....More

Thank Fern H
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Food was average and the restaurant has nice pictures and calming music, but service was slow and overall a little too expensive for what you get.

Thank Wesley S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Had lunch while here on an interview. Not a fan of catfish but they helped change my mind and tastebuds.

Thank Matt N
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Scotts Seafood Restsurant in Ruston, LA is where you will find one of the most savory and delicious GUMBO. One of the best I have had and if you can't decide what you want for lunch Monday through Friday they have an awesome Buffett line....More

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Peggy G
17 October 2015|
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Response from Brian B | Property representative |
Nothing specific to Friday nights but Endless catfish and shrimp every night for $12.99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2480 Highway 33, Ruston, LA 71270-5093
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Ruston
  • Phone Number: +1 318-232-7500
Hwy 33 exit; Phone number (318) 232-7500
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