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“Nice local eatery”

River Smith's Chicken & Catfish Restaurant
Ranked #56 of 619 Restaurants in Lubbock
Price range: US$0 - US$10
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
Description: River Smith's Chicken & Catfish is a family-restaurant serving made-from-scratch Southern specialties! Serving Southern, Cajun favorites, everything is made from scratch at River Smith's. Try our famous chicken and catfish or try our delicious burgers, sandwiches, steaks, and desserts.
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Went here three times during a recent visit. Really enjoyed the food. Tasty hushpuppies and fish. The service was friendly and good. The fried fish here is the specialty and it is done well. Liked it the first time and had to go again...and again.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Ate their two days in a row when staying in Lubbock for a convention. The reason we went there is because it was down the street from the motel. We were very satisfied with the staff the environment and the food. It was affordable but nice portions . I would recommend lunch or dinner there especially if you are limited on time because your food is prepared quicker than most restaurants.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Used to be really good. Not so much now. Fries never cooked properly, doughy and under cooked hush puppies, need to clean up the dinning room as it is dirty and the salt and pepper shakers are very greasy and dirty. Veggies are ot of can reheated. Other options in the area are much better

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

If you are looking for good fried fish, hush puppies, fries, the works, this is the place. We love River Smith's and eat there every chance we get in Lubbock. Their tea is wonderful too!!

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Rude bus lady. Kids apparently got too many crumbs on the floor for her liking. Food was decent at best.

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