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Fred's Fish House

44 Highway 101 Cutoff, Mountain Home, AR 72653-7864
+1 870-492-5958
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (49 reviews)
“catfish” (132 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
44 Highway 101 Cutoff, Mountain Home, AR 72653-7864
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I stopped here passing through town. The food was amazing! I highly recommend the Cajun catfish! We will definitely be back.

Thank Kacey D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal and service tonight at Fred’s. The server was fast and friendly, very attentive. The coleslaw and sides were super fresh. The portions for dinner are huge. I will share a plate next time. The catfish was fresh, cooked perfectly. It has been a...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Started out with mushrooms - good but lots of salty batter. One of us had clam chowder and another bean soup. Both were good. Walleye and catfish were good - very hot. Waitress was excellent - she only works weekends. Went on an early Sunday...More

Thank jr2017H2O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not as good as the original "Freds Fish House" at Cord, AR, but then none of the other "Freds" are. Still well managed with large portions of fish and all the trimmings. Definitely worth checking out if you like catfish.

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

I had the wall eye my husband had the Cajun catfish. Both dishes were very good. And the service was very good. Good location, just outside mountain home ar.

Thank Louise G
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Worse service ever! The only good attitude or “give a care” in the entire establishment was the delightful, happy, hardworking bus boy that brought us our drinks. He knew that Blue Moon comes with an orange wedge and a frosty mug. Our waitress was asked...More

2  Thank Larry D
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We eat at Freds Fish House about twice a month. Awesome! Food is excellent and service is good. Great atmosphere. If you go early, you can enjoy a view of the lake while dining.

Thank Lyn K
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Amazing catfish and hushpuppies. Recommended by all the locals and they were right. We had it two nights in a row, it was so good. Service was also terrific. The portions were huge! Personally, I'd skip the JoJos and have more hushpuppies.

Thank SherriToddStatler
Reviewed 22 January 2018

It is always crowded. Don't ask to sit somewhere specific because it isn't happening. The view, if you get to eat by the windows or on the deck, are great. Usually the service is good. Fish is always good, but sometimes the sides are off.

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 29 December 2017

The fish was absolutely fried to perfection as always, and was not the least greasy. We had a large party, but still got impeccable service. The view is wonderful, and I WILL be back.

1  Thank DisappointedDiner2
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Diane F
14 May 2017|
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Response from Darryl D | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know yes they do
Sharon H
21 September 2015|
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Response from BilB36 | Reviewed this property |
m.-t.-w. 11:00am To 8:00pm t.-f.-s. 11:00am To 9:00pm Sunday 11:00am To 8:oopm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Highway 101 Cutoff, Mountain Home, AR 72653-7864
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Mountain Home
  • Phone Number: +1 870-492-5958
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