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Flying Fish of Little Rock

511 President Clinton Ave, Little Rock, AR 72201-1729
+1 501-375-3474
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried catfish” (143 reviews)
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“oysters” (126 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
511 President Clinton Ave, Little Rock, AR 72201-1729
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like fish, oysters, shrimp, crawfish, ceviche and the likes..... you will enjoy The Flying Fish. You line up and give your orders at the counter. Even if the line looks long wait,it generally moves really quite fast. Maybe stop in and have a...More

Thank lynnek1220
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great seafood menu selection. Choose from many different types of seafood raw oysters, streamed/fried shrimp, grilled or fried catfish, grouper, snapper, tilipa. They even have grilled veggies. Friendly staff and they all work hard and together. The decor is awesome, tons of fishing pictures, old...More

Thank haolegirl2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at 5:30 with a line already out the door. We probably waited 20-25 minutes before getting to the counter to place our order. You seat yourself after placing your order. Husband had calamari (not great, cooked too long and was rubbery) and fish...More

Thank Jayme J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

About twenty steps from the public parking garage, and 15 steps from a great ice cream parlor. Great atmosphere, food, service, I even got a tee shirt. The walls are covered by Billy Basses, because if you bring one in, they put it on the...More

Thank frwty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here tonight - Monday night and they were full. Fish was great, beer cold, service was great.

Thank hoopsmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, consistent quality. Everything I have had was great. However, I keep coming back for a shrimp poor boy “Snappy”!

Thank Robert478B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been eating here since they hung their very first Billy Bob bass on the wall... They never let me down! The breading and seasoning they use is perfect. Today I varied off my usual path and got grilled shrimp with beans and rice and a...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Flying Fish is a fun place to eat, and to eat well. The meals are consistently delicious and well prepared. It is a retirement home for Billy Bass, and it does add character to this establishment. it is busy and for good reason.

Thank mowjoe80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to the one in Little Rock on MANY occasion, been to the one in Bentonville also. The food is consistantly good. Love their specials but my favorite is the oysters on the half shell with lots of horseradish, lemon and cocktail sauce....More

Thank masami f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant with nice atmosphere and delicious seafood! Located right on main strip in downtown.

Thank rich1504
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Questions & Answers
21 February 2018|
Response from Jill S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I don't know.They did seem to be willing to fix your food as you requested it. My husband needs low sodium and they were very helpful with that request.
27 October 2017|
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Response from Casofras | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant STAYS busy. I'd call ahead for sure.
Elaine C
12 September 2016|
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Response from mxtennis | Reviewed this property |
I feel sure you could call in and order, then pick it up at the counter but, I do not think delivery is an option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 President Clinton Ave, Little Rock, AR 72201-1729
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-375-3474
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