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Catfish Deweys

4003 N Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-5241
+1 954-566-5333
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“catfish” (235 reviews)
“hush puppies” (100 reviews)
“crab legs” (53 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4003 N Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-5241
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Another great visit to Catfish Dewey's. Great food and great service. Couldn't be happier eating at this establishment again. This is a must visit when coming to Ft. Lauderdale.

Thank Globetrotter-Goonies
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The family and I had our family vacation in Fort Lauderdale this year. We wanted to try new restaurants, local places. So we searched beforehand for seafood spots and Catfish Dewey always popped up on the list, so of course we had to try it....More

Thank loganh408
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

SUNDAY AYCE CRABLEGS!! Thank you Sophia...your experience and your excellent service was appreciated. Many factors contributed to this experience but for the sake of brevity I will comment on the most significant. I ordered the All U Can Eat CRABLEGS but it was served with...More

Thank NaplesRoundTable
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived in Ft. Lauderdale a friend back home suggested that we eat here. I always like to visit family owned business.It was a great choice walked in greeted with a smile very friendly staff seated without a wait place was clean. Lots of customers enjoying...More

Thank llebpmacd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was able to make a reservation this visit. Parking still a bit of a problem. Friendly staff. We had the all you can eat Louisiana Sat night. It was so good. There was so much food that we did not have to ask for a...More

Thank drpod100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A Monday evening at Catfish Dewey's has become an annual tradition during our vacations in South Florida. The food is fresh, well cooked and served quickly. Service is down home friendly and we see the same people each year. The all you can eat shrimp...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to this restaurant before and it never disappoints.The food and service are always excellent.Some of the best seafood around.

Thank 52763Mummy1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got the shrimp poboy sandwich and the shrimps were good sized and tasted yummy except the shell was still on the tail portion. Husband got the catfish and said it was amazing. Sweet tea was sweet and the steak fries were pretty good too!

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place although off the main road . Is a place where you can take a while to read the menu ..because when you see what other people order you ask the server what is that .. so a Second trip is necessary... and I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first place I've eaten since I moved to Florida, where the seafood is actually seasoned well like back home in Mississippi. You'd never expect it to be as good as it is. The servers are nice, and we had room to spread...More

Thank SatisfiedConsumer83
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Questions & Answers
Don M
6 May 2017|
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Response from Dewey C | Property representative |
I need more details to answer your question. More details would help me figure out what happened and why. Please call me at:954-566-5333 Friday night 5/5/2017 Check number would be all I need. it's on your credit card... More
25 April 2017|
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Response from Dewey C | Property representative |
Hi Vic49, There is flour mixed in with corn flour in the breading mix for our fried items, which means they do contain gluten. However upon request the fish can be fried in plain cornmeal/ They will be cooked in the same... More
Ron B
24 February 2017|
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Response from Dewey C | Property representative |
Sorry to not respond right away. We offer the all you can eat Alaskan snow crab legs every day. -Dewey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4003 N Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-5241
    (1/2 mile north of Oakland Pk. Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: There is a bus stop 100 feet to the south of Catfish Deweys.
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-566-5333
Catfish Deweys, established in 1984, is a family owned and operated seafood restaurant offering all you can eat entrees as well as traditional portion meals.
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