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Flying Fish

105 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
901 522 8CAT
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (76 reviews)
“hush puppies” (46 reviews)
“frog legs” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For a place with it in its name I was truly impressed with the quality of the seafood during mid week. Man was it good. From the catfish to the shrimp and the fried oysters to the fried okra everything on my plate was delicious!

Thank Max M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We loved this place it was really different. Loads of choice. We had the fish tacos, calamari and the grilled shrimp salad. Totally delicious. An absolute must experience when visiting Memphis.

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I stopped in and had pound of shrimp and all you can eat catfish. Both were pretty good...shrimp was nice and spicy! Only complaint would be the sides that came with each: 1 new potato and 1 mini ear of corn (shrimp) and...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered the jambalaya. Mostly rice. And green peppers in abundance of sauce. Jambalaya only had 5 pieces of sausage and 3 small shrimp. When brought to the attention of management response was sorry and he walked away back to cash register. Tasty but disappointing.

Thank Sacrebleu48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In all honesty, we just popped in to get something relatively fast. Only to find, reasonable prices, friendly service, best fish tacos, great kid’s food, good jambalaya, delicious hush puppies, and good beans and rice. Seriously, we stayed at the Peabody, ate all over Memphis...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Flying Fish for a late lunch. Had shrimp and catfish basket with a beverage. Service was great and the meal was hot and fresh!! Hate to say it but the catfish was probably the best fried catfish I have ever had. Breading...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with my wife while walking around Memphis. We wanted to experience local food in a small local setting. It looked like a cool place so in we went. I had the Catfish and Gumbo with all the fixin’s. Food was fast and man...More

Thank Jt8man
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Great fish and sides like red beans and rice. Friendly staff with a down home setting located on Second Street

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for his bday. We went on a Saturday afternoon and it wasn’t busy at all. The prices are very reasonable, I would say. I got the jambalaya and my boyfriend got oysters, stuffed jalapeños, and fish and fries. All of...More

Thank kj141
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Saturday afternoon, not so many people. We ordered jambalaya (what might be good choice) and fried catfish with fries. catfish was average and fries were just OK. Nothing to remember.

Thank Tvrtko1995
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Nancy O
1 January 2015|
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Response from Robin V | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say since I do not have that issue I did not pay attention. You can view there menu on line. Good luck!
Nancy O
1 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 901 522 8CAT
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