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Catfish Cabin

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Peaavine Rd, Crossville, TN
+1 931-456-9979
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Jasper
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Service was friendly, fast and efficient. Pot of beans,cold slaw and hushpuppies were part of the meal and a nice treat. Catfish being the main meal were below average as well as the hushpuppies.. Prices were moderate or above.. Will not make a special effort to return.

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Thank Bobby F
Fort Worth, Texas
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I try to eat here at least once a year when I visit Fairfield Glade. I always leave full-to-the-gills and the Import Catfish is absolutely fantastic! BEST Catfish I ever have had. Knockout punch!

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Thank Redliner57
Miramar, Florida
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

This is great catfish cooking "Tennessee Best" in my book. Here's the place, with all the extras. A+

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Thank Vernald E
Livingston
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Walked in and found a seat...As they were taking our drink order another waitress came to our table with an iron pot of beans, hushpuppies, chopped onions, coleslaw....all before we even ordered....Ordered Catfish and it was so delishes....Best catfish and hush puppies I have ever ate and I dont like hushpuppies but I ate quite a few and they even... More 

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Thank Carlene H
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

An elderly waiter brought us colrslaw,beans,and hush puppies when we arrived even before we placed orders Said "let me know as soon as you want more". No waiting to eat. Then the waitress got our drinks and served us our catfish. I thought my fried import was delicious and I loved the hush puppies. One friend ordered grilled, which had... More 

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Thank Diane G
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Small place, down home atmosphere, great service, delicious food! We both had the fried American catfish. Everything was very good!

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Thank Reform676
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40 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Was traveling between Knoxville and Nashville. Exited and looked on TripAdvisor here. Looks like a hole in wall kind of place but food was excellent. My wife got grilled tilapia and I got Cajun catfish. Both perfect! They also bring you hush puppies, beans and slaw out ahead of the meal which all were good. Don't expect fine dining. But... More 

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Thank David C
Champaign, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Really awesome catfish, lightly breaded and fried, with slaw, pinto beans, and delicious hush puppies. Add a side of fried green tomatoes for good measure. Bring your appetite, it's hard to stop eating. Goes well with the Calfkiller beer. Good service, friendly people, including the local customers. Worth the stop, just north of I-40.

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Thank ritamcgee1957
Clive, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The Catfish Cabin was recommended to us by the desk clerk at our motel and was very convenient to the interestate and our lodging. Fried catfish with hushpuppies and other southern favorites were included with the meal. Very tasty and prepared fresh. Only negative about the meal was that th potatoes, both baked and sweet were cold in the center.... More 

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Thank kacalla1937
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Catfish was ok, tilapia was horrible. If you want fried, good place to go, but if you want healthy, don't go here!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peaavine Rd, Crossville, TN
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Crossville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-456-9979

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